Outbuildings

Outbuildings

Listed below are permitted developments, presented in summary form.
This is a brief overview: please contact us for specific advice

SIDE & REAR OUT BUILDINGS

Side out buildings are considered permitted development providing they conform to the following:

  • Extension must NOT exceed 50% of the total area of land around the originally built house.
  • Have a height NOT exceeding 4m with a dual pitched roof or 3m with a flat roof, an eaves height NOT exceeding 2.5m with a dual pitched roof.
  • When within 2m of the boundary the whole building should not exceed 2.5m.
  • The building must NOT be a self-contained living accommodation or have a microwave antenna.

FRONT OUT BUILDINGS

Front out buildings are NOT permitted development.

IMPORTANT NOTE:

Permitted development rights are NOT available on designated land, such as Conservation Areas, World Heritage Sites, National Parks, Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and National Parks.

The Originally Built House is the footprint constructed on or prior to 1st July 1948.

This is not an exhaustive list and you should always seek advice before the commencement of any works. Contact us here