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Barn Conversions

We can assist in achieving permission for the conversion of agricultural buildings to alternative uses.

In most cases planning permission will be required for the conversion or, if the proposed use is residential, it might be possible to apply for prior approval under Class Q of the General Permitted Development Order .

Whatever, the situation, we have extensive experience in this field. We can advise you on the best course of action and guide you through the planning process.

Case Study: Conversion of agricultural buildings to dwellings

Four Winds Cider Farm, East Lambrook

Permission was granted for the change of use of an agricultural building to a dwelling under Class Q at a commercial apple orchard on the outskirts of the village.

Case Study: Conversion of existing buildings to form tourist accommodation

Nenmead Farm, High Ham

Planning permission granted for the conversion of a redundant Dutch barn and altered farm store building into a striking and very popular self-catering holiday let.