Planning Applications

The Local Planning Authority for Batcombe is Mendip District Council.  The District 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 2019 and 2020 - 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 District 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 

2021/1348

Church View House

Church Farm

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Bay Tree - Fell

Recommend Refusal

Validated

9/6/21

2021/1085

Provis

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Ash - Fell

T2 - Willow -

Reduce by 25%

Recommend Approval

No Objection

16/6/21

2021/0950

Rockwells House

Batcombe

Construction of tennis court with associated fencing and landscaping Recommend Approval

Validated

27/4/21

2021/0783

Elm House

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Proposal described below

Recommend Approval

Approved

7/6/21

2021/0782

Elm House

Kale Street

Batcombe

Reconfigure the ground floor plan with minor demolition work. Enlarge the opening in the facade of the single-storey extension. Raise parapet of single-storey extension. Add 2 bedrooms and bathrooms into the upper storey of the barn/workshop. On the north elevation, reinstate the historically infilled opening. Reconfigure and replace existing PVC SVP with a cast iron version on the south elevation. On south elevation of barn, reinstate the historically infilled opening and install a metal-framed window. Replace all rotten windows of the main house with like for like timber framed windows to match existing. Recommend Approval Approved 4/6/21
2021/0672

Field House

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

Retrospective permission for the change of use from agricultural to ancillary residential and the erection of three outbuildings Recommend Approval

Approved

14/5/21

2021/0724

Netherlea

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works/Felling Trees

in a CA

T1 - Crimson King Maple: fell to ground level

T2 - Norway Maple: pollard by approx 3m

Recommend Approval

No Objection

5/5/21

2021/0616

Church Barn

Church Farm Barns

Batcombe

Insertion of new windows to east elevation Recommend Refusal

Withdrawn

17/5/21

2021/0417

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Erection of agricultural barn and stables, creation of yard area and new access track (part retrospective as barn and yard already exist) Recommend Refusal

Validated

22/2/21

2021/0321

Batch Orchard

Back Lane

Batcombe

Works/felling

of TPO trees

TPO M182:

T1 (Hornbeam) -

Remove epicormic growth and crown lift.

T18 (Maple) -

Raise canopy to 2.0m.

T24 (Maple) - Remove
epicormic growth.

T26 (Horse Chestnut) - Remove broken branches.

T46 (Ash) - Remove adjacent decayed Elder. T51 (Oak) - Fell.

T58 (Maple) - Fell.

Recommend Approval

No Objection

5/5/21

2021/0296

Church View

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 and T2 (Cherry) - Fell

Recommend Approval

No Objection

23/3/21

2021/0222

Valley View Farm

Hincombe Hill

Batcombe

Erection of dwelling

(under paragraph 79

of the NPPF)

Recommend Refusal

Validated

1/2/21

2021/0210

Carrot Hill Farmhouse

Spargrove Lane

Batcombe

Proposed single storey boot room to south elevation Recommend Decision Left To Case Officer

Approved

25/3/21

2020/2671

Little Court

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1 (A) - Yew Tree - Reduce to 8 feet. T2 (B) - Yew Tree - Remove
lowest limb on right. T3 (C and D) - Sycamores - Crown Lift to 25 feet.

Recommend Approval

No objection

9/2/21

2020/2297

Greenacres

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

Erection of a detached garage Recommend Refusal

Approved

1/2/21

2020/2296

Greenacres

Baileys Lane

Westcombe

Erection of two storey rear extension, rear facing replacement dormer and single storey rear extension. Refurbishment of existing house including wall
treatment, windows and doors, new roof covering and landscaping
Recommend Refusal

Validated

18/11/20

2020/2229

12 Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AD

Installation of 2 antenna to chimney breast, an equipment cabinet and other ancillary thereto for broadband use  Recommend Approval

Approved

15/12/20

2020/2257

Batcombe House

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1, T2 & T3 (Ash) - Fell

Recommend Approval

No objection

2/12/20

2020/1995

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Extension to existing residential dwelling

Recommend approval

Approved

18/12/20

2020/1994

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Extension to existing residential dwelling Recommend approval

Approved

18/12/20

2020/2060

The Old Barn

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Copper Beech - Fell

Recommend Refusal

No Objection

23/11/20

2020/2059

6 Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Goat Willow - Fell

Recommend Approval

No Objection

23/11/20

2020/2051

The Old Barn

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 Beech - Fell due to shallow roots

Recommend Refusal

No Objection

23/11/20

2020/1983

The Parsonage

Gold Hill

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Felling multiple Ash trees and other tree works

Recommend Approval

No Objection

23/11/20

2020/1665

Shortwood Farmhouse

Kale Street Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1-T3 - Ash trees - Fell

Decision left to the Planning Officer

No Objection

18/9/20

2020/1528

Batcombe

Village Hall

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Oak tree - Fell

Recommend Approval

No Objection

18/9/20

2020/1437

6 Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AD

Tree Works in a CA

T1-T3 Beech Trees Fell

Decision left to the Planning Officer

No Objection

18/9/20

2020/1090

2 Wickham Cottages

Batcombe

BA4 6HB

Listed Building Consent

Erection of a two-storey and one-storey extension

Recommend Approval

Approved

10/9/20

2020/1089

2 Wickham Cottages

Batcombe

BA4 6HB

Erection of a two-storey and one-storey extension Recommend Approval

Approved

10/9/20

2020/1189

Lower Eastcombe Farm,

Eastcombe Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6AL

Proposed tennis court, swimming pool, greenhouse and associated groundworks in position of approved potting shed (application 2018/0992/FUL - not yet implemented). Recommend Approval

Approved

10/3/21

2020/1188

Lower Eastcombe Farm,

Eastcombe Lane

Batcombe

BA4 6AL

Application to vary condition 2 (drawings) on previously approved 2018/0992/FUL. Recommend Approval

Approved

20/11/20

2020/0260

Resubmitted

Rockwells House,

Batcombe

Change of use of land and construction of tennis court with associated fencing and landscaping.  Recommend Refusal

Withdrawn

15/9/20

2020/0260

Rockwells House,

Batcombe

Change of use of land and construction of tennis court with associated fencing and landscaping.  Application withdrawn before it was considered

Withdrawn

25/2/20

2020/0246

Cherry Tree Cottage

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Listed Building Consent

Alterations to existing listed wall.

Decision left to the Planning Officer

Approved

7/4/20

2019/3048

6 Kale Street

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Cherry, fell 

Recommend

Approval

No Objection

30/1/20

2019/2585

The Old Barn

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Holm Oak, fell and replace.  T2 - Monterey Cypress, fell and replace

Recommend

Refusal

No Objection

9/12/19

2019/2570

Stockley Cottage

Back Lane

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Eucalyptus (T1)

Pollard to 3m

Recommend Approval

No Objection

2/12/19

2019/2485

Donegal Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

Listed Building Consent

Extension to existing residential dwelling, associated demolition works and associated internal alterations

Recommend Approval

Approved

20/11/19

2019/2283

Coombe Cottage

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Reduce Magnolia to a 6ft pole (T1), reduce Apple tree by 2 metres all over

Recommend Approval

No Objection

15/10/19

2019/2093

Millards Hill House,

Kale Street,

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Walnut - reduce crown by 30% - severe damage at base

Recommend Approval

No Objection

30/9/19

2019/1257

Little Court,

Gold Hill, Batcombe

BA4 6HF

Conversion of garage into ceramics studio for own use, removal of garage roller door and replacement with glazed doors. Recommend Approval

Approved

9/8/19

2019/1136

Cherry Tree Cottage

Batcombe

Erection of a rear single storey extension Recommend Approval

Approved

28/6/19

2019/1073

Lower Farm,

Horsehill Lane

Batcombe

Remove existing derelict building and replace with new agricultural store Recommend Approval

Approved

23/7/19

2018/0450

The Three Horseshoes

Batcombe

Removal of caravan adjacent to outbuilding and conversion of outbuilding to create staff accommodation, single storey extension to outbuilding as amended by revised drawings received on 29 April 2019 Recommend Approval

Approved

with conditions

6/6/19

2019/0678

Church View House

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Conversion of outbuilding for ancillary use Decision left to the Planning Officer

Approved

9/7/19

2019/0679

Church View House

Batcombe

BA4 6HD

Listed Building Consent

Conversion of outbuilding for ancillary use

Decision left to the Planning Officer

Approved

9/7/19

2019/0858

South View

Kale Street

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

Field Maple - pollard back to previous points, approx 20ft

Recommend Approval

No Objection

3/6/19

2019/0239

Land to the rear of Paddock House

Mill Lane

Batcombe

Tree Works in a CA

T1 - Ash (A1) - reduce up 4m height. T2 - Ash (A2) - Fell. T3-T4 - Beech (B1 and B2) - Fell

Recommend Approval

No Objection

25/3/19

2019/0150

Mole Cottage

Kale Street

Batcombe

BA4 6AB

Listed Building Consent

Demolition of existing single storey extension and first floor roof.  Construction of new single storey extension and dormer roof to existing dwelling

Recommend Approval

Approved

20/3/19

2019/0040

Giles Cottage

Batcombe

Two single storey rear extensions Recommend Approval

Approved

11/2/19