A resolution to car parking issues at Kearsney Manor

May 21, 2021

Part retrospective planning consent has been secured on behalf of Channels & Choices for the improvement and enlargement works to their existing car park at Kearsney Manor together with replacement tree planting and tree protection measures.


April 21, 2021

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Park Place Placemaking Solution Secured

April 19, 2021

Hume Planning has successfully secured permission after being invited to review a project with a history of planning refusals in the Conservation Area of Margate.

New lease of life for listed Georgian property in Ramsgate

April 13, 2021

Planning and listed building consent has been secured under delegated approval for the internal and external alterations to a listed dwellinghouse along Nelson Crescent in Ramsgate.

Former Smiths Medical to be transformed into mixed-use development close to the heart of Hythe

At Planning Committee in March 2021, Members resolved to approve outline planning permission for 97 dwellings, a 66-bed care home and office space following a positive officer recommendation.

Overnight at the orchard: holiday lets secured on a working orchard in the countryside

Hume Planning Consultancy has successfully obtained planning permission for the change of use of land to accommodate 8 shepherd's huts for holiday lets in Eastry.

Green Light For New Residential Development within the AONB and Adjacent to the Settlement Confines of Goudhurst

Planning permission has been secured for the erection of two detached bungalows nestled on a hillside on land adjacent to the settlement confines of Goudhurst.

Hybrid Planning Permission Secured For the Reconfiguration and enhancement of Folkestone College Campus with development of up to 33 family dwellings on remaining underutilised land

Folkestone College is an established educational facility offering further education opportunities for school leavers, mature students, employers and those seeking a change in career. Seeking to reconfigure the existing campus arrangement to reflect current demands for the courses on offer Hume Planning Consultancy were appointed by the College to co-ordinate and lead the planning application process.

Go Ahead Given for mixed-use redevelopment of the Sportsman Inn into new dwellings and cycle café / micro pub in Cliffsend

February 26, 2021

Hume Planning has secured planning permission for the redevelopment of the former Sportsman Public House site in Cliffsend. The former pub, that occupies a seaward facing location overlooking open amenity space and Pegwell Bay, has been closed for a number years appearing as a detractor within the streetscene.

Hume Planning Secures Self Storage Scheme in Islington

Islington Borough Council last night resolved to grant planning permission for the use of a former basement car park to a self-storage facility.

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‘Going to the Chapel …’ – a befitting use secured for the stunning Grade II Listed Chapel House, Minster

Hume Planning Consultancy were delighted to represent clients in bringing forward a fantastic opportunity to secure planning permission and listed building consent for the change of use and conversion of the main listed building and curtilage buildings, together with the erection of a new function barn with separate guest lodges and facilities to enable the creation of a high quality wedding/function venue.

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Walking on Sunshine: permission granted at Sunnymead in the AONB

Hume Planning Consultancy has successfully obtained planning permission for significant extensions to a residential dwelling in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

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Proposed Lidsing Garden Community advances in Local Plan

Hume Planning Consultancy has secured the proposed allocation of land for a proposed garden community of circa 2000 new homes and 2000 new jobs in Lidsing, Maidstone.

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