As you may have heard in the mainstream media, the Government yesterday published a significant update to the NPPF which is the overarching national planning policy document for England. This followed a consultation earlier in the year. The new document can be found here. …read more

We are pleased to confirm that Kember Loudon Williams has secured a draft allocation in the Mid Sussex Local Plan for the provision of 2,000 new homes on land to the South of Reeds Lane at Sayers Common. The new community is supported through the allocation by a range of employment, retail and community facilities, with Primary and Secondary Schools,... …read more

Following presentation of the case to the Planning Committee last week, KLW has obtained the second of 2 positive decisions to secure the conversion of the whole of a former 61 bedroom hotel in Eastbourne to a total of 23 flats and 12 holiday apartments. The hotel closed with the onset of the first Covid lockdown and the case was... …read more

KLW working with CKA Architecture are delighted to have achieved a positive resolution at Wealden Planning Committee South last week to regenerate a brownfield site on the edge of Hailsham Town Centre with conversion and remodelling of a former Drill Hall and creation of 2 new apartment buildings to provide a total of 34 apartments. …read more

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At long last the Planning Inspectorate has set out its findings relating to the examination of the submission version of the Wealden Local Plan and has concluded that the Plan is not legally compliant and is unsound. …read more

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Appeal success: Kember Loudon Williams has secured approval, on appeal, for a replacement dwelling in the countryside, in Maidstone Borough – replacing the existing bungalow with a two storey replacement dwelling. Although significantly larger than the existing house (almost twice the area of the existing dwelling), the Inspector agreed with our careful assessment of the visual impact, which was found... …read more

Harrow Lane

KLW is pleased to announce that our outline planning application for 140 new houses including public open space, new access and landscaping at Harrow Lane, St Leonards-on-sea was reported to Hastings Borough Council’s planning committee on the 12th September. Members resolved to grant planning permission subject to conditions and usual heads of terms.   …read more

Godinton House

KLW has successfully obtained planning permission (August 2018) for the redevelopment of Godinton House, Godinton Road, Ashford, to create an exciting and contemporary residential development of 28 apartments. The approved scheme will significantly improve the streetscene and will positively contribute to the comprehensive redevelopment of the former Godinton Way Industrial Estate comprising new homes and apartments by Croudace Homes, which... …read more

Vale House

Planning permission for 6 residential apartments has been obtained through the extension of Vale House and replacement of mansard roof with roof terrace. This is in addition to 31 apartments for which we have previously obtained prior approval under Class O of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development Order) through the change of use of Vale House from... …read more