Planning Applications

The Local Planning Authority for Batcombe is the Somerset Council.  The Council has a duty to consult the Parish Council on planning applications within the parish of Batcombe. 

 

Listed below are the planning applications that the Parish Council has been notified of in 2023 and 2024 - the most recent first.  Details of previous years' planning applications can be found by clicking on the relevant page on the panel to the left.

 

More details about each application can be found on the Somerset Council's website.  Just click on the Planning Application Search button below and then enter the application number in the field and press the "Search" button.   

Information about planning applications in Batcombe since 2000 should be accessible via the District Council's Planning Application Search.  If you do not know the application number, entering the name of the parish (Batcombe) and the site address should produce the required result.  

  

Application

Number

Location Description

Parish

Council

Response

Status

2024/0688

Cobblers Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Demolition of an existing single-storey rear extension and replacement with a new single-storey rear extension with alterations to windows and doors

To be considered at the next meeting

Validated

14/5/24

2024/0590

Lower Eastcombe Farm

Eastcombe Lane

Batcombe

Installation of solar arrays Recommend Approval

Validated

26/3/24

2024/0532

Lower Farm

Horsehill Lane

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Cypress - Fell

Recommend Approval

Approved

24/4/24

2024/0531

Provis

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Willow -

remove dead stems 

Recommend Approval

Approved

8/4/24

2024/0529

Rockwells House

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Cedar - thinning of limb by 30%

Recommend Approval

Approved

18/4/24

2024/0507

Sunnyside

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Birch - Fell

Recommend Approval

Approved

18/4/24

2024/0467

Netherlea

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Goat Willow - reduce to a pollard framework at approx 5ft

No objection from Councillors

Approved

17/4/24

2024/0154

Pastoral

Kale Street

Batcombe

Alterations to fenestration, utilisation of garage as office space Recommend Approval

Approved

15/3/24

2023/0123

"Land at Copplesbury Lane

Milton Clevedon"

(land opposite the track to Higher Greenscombe)

Appeal against refusal

Prior Approval for a proposed change of use of agricultural building
to a dwellinghouse (Class C3) and for associated operational
development

Leave decision to Planning Inspector

Prior Approval Refused

21/3/23

Appealed

11/12/23

2023/2342

Barns at

Valley View Farm

Batcombe

Conversion of agricultural building to residential dwellinghouse,
conversion of agricultural building to ancillary accommodation,
conversion and minor works to redundant agricultural buildings to
form incidental outbuildings (garaging, garden store, home office and utility), extension of the approved residential curtilage and formation of new access track to link existing access provision to an existing residential entrance
Recommend Refusal

Validated

4/12/23

2023/2187

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Proposed extension to residential building

Recommend Approval

Approved

4/1/24

2023/2186

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Proposed extension to residential dwelling Recommend Approval

Approved

4/1/24