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Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2014’

  • Planning Permission For A Party Wall

     Can a local council give someone planning permission to build a house that “JOINS ONTO MINE” without my prior consent Question Posted By – mark whitley In Area – West Central Scotland

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  • Do I Need Permission To Form An Ensuite

    I am in the process of trying to purchase a house in NE scotland but the owner installed a ensuite he does not have any council paper work. Do you need permission and building warrant. Or did he not need permission like he says??????? Question …

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  • Concrete Garden Patio

    Hi, my garden runs in a downhill slope when we come out of the back door. We would like to have a levelled concrete slabbed patio area adjoining the house where we can have a table and chairs, BBQ etc. do I need planning permission …

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  • Tennis court removal

    I have the opportunity to purchase my next door neighbours tennis court which is fenced and hard surfaced and adjacent to my property. Would I need planning or building warrant to convert this area to a garden. It would require significant works to remove existing …

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  • Velux windows on home extension

    Could any one help with a question. My daughter building an extension, planning permission has been approved, she is adding 2 bedrooms, her existing bedroom is going to have a velux window fitted,  the room being approx. 10.5 sq/m Local authority asking for structural engineer …

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  • Pergola

    Hi I’m planning to build a simple pergola structure in my back garden. The structure will run along the length of my neighbour’s fence and will be within 1 meter of the fence. The height of the structure will not exceed 2.5 metres (and will …

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  • Garden Office Planning Permission

    Hi I am looking to build a brick and slate single story office in my garden which will be in a similar style to the existing house. According to page 43 of the Scottish Governments “Guidance on Householder permitted development document” document (http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0038/00388268.pdf) I do …

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  • Converting space to a downstairs toilet

    We want to convert part of the extension to our kitchen to a down stairs toilet. This would involve blocking of the current back door and creating a window.there are french doors leading to a sun room also from this area.the sun room gives access …

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  • Converting stable block

    Would permission be likely to convert a 4stable block in my garden into an annexe with kitchen bath and a studio bedroom? The building is behind the house with a 1.5 acre paddock to the rear. Question Posted By – Dickens In Area – Other

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