Category Archive: Planning

Planning Case Study – Pitched Roof Garage with Home Office

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Our client wanted to create space for a home office on their property. Background: The property had an existing flat roofed garage and it was decided that replacing the existing roof with a pitched roof… Continue reading

Planning Event – 17th August 2017

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Are you thinking of adding value to your home? Maybe you have a project on the horizon? If you have any queries or would simply like to know more about how our planning… Continue reading

Planning Case Study – Extension and Replacement Garage

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Our client wanted to provide some additional accommodation for their family and was applying for permission to build a two storey rear extension and a replacement garage on their property located on Main Street,… Continue reading

Planning & Architectural Department Win Building Excellence Award 2017

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SBK are delighted to have won the Best Conversion of an Existing Building category at the Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Building Excellence Awards 2017 in conjunction with Stratford District Council.  We have… Continue reading

Case Study – Stable Yard Refurbishment

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Sheldon Bosley Knight was instructed to analyse the potential of a stable yard located in South Warwickshire that was in a state of disrepair and to advise the Owner on proposals for refurbishment… Continue reading

Planning Case Study – New Build

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Our client wanted to build a brand new bespoke dwelling using an existing property and redundant agricultural buildings

Planning Case Study – Two Storey Rear Extension

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Our client was looking to extend their property with a two storey extension to the rear together with various interior alterations. Background: The applicant bought the two bedroom property in Broad Street, Stratford-upon-Avon… Continue reading

Planning Case Study – Change of Use from Agricultural to Dwelling

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This project involved a change of use application under Class Q from steel framed agricultural building to dwelling. Background: A Class MB application was submitted to Cotswold District Council for the conversion of a… Continue reading

Planning Case Study – Change of Use from Shop to Restaurant

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This project involved a change of use application from A1 (shop) to A3 (restaurant). Background: The site is located within the Great Western Arcade (GWA) in Birmingham and is currently a shop, whereas the… Continue reading

Don’t Fall Into The CDM Trap

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The latest Construction Design and Management Regulations (CDM 2015) are intended to ensure that health and safety issues are properly considered during a project’s development so that the risk of harm to those who… Continue reading