All posts by: Lynda Mernick

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15th February 2022

Listed building consent for alterations and refurbishments to a Grade II* listed building, Manchester

We have recently secured listed building consent for internal and external alterations and refurbishments to a Grade II* listed building in Manchester. The one item identified as potentially having a minor negative impact is the proposal to relocate the existing gents’ toilets to the basement. We argued that less than substantial impact may arise, but […]

10th February 2022

Planning permission granted for external works and refurbishment of customer garden at large pub site in East Dulwich, London

Full planning permission has been granted by London Borough of Southwark Council for external works and the refurbishment of the customer garden at a large pub site in East Dulwich, London. Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, customer expectations have moved on, and good quality external seating and dining areas are now favoured. The removal […]

27th January 2022

Refurbishment of customer garden at pub site, Chiswick

Full planning permission has been granted by the London Borough of Hounslow for the refurbishment of the customer garden at a pub site in Chiswick. The approved development includes two pergolas, with retractable canvas roofs, and an extension of the external service area, including the erection of screen fencing, to enable the stationing of two […]

25th January 2022

Replacement extension in conservation area, Canterbury

JTS has applied for householder consent for the demolition and replacement of a single-storey rear extension to a property within a conservation area in Canterbury.  The proposal seeks to demolish the existing 1950s kitchen extension in poor condition and replace it with a larger kitchen and separate bathroom.  This would include patio doors and a […]

Conservation, Planning
20th January 2022

Solar Array, Gateshead

The JTS Partnership has successfully achieved planning consent in Gateshead on two separate sites for temporary use as Ground Mounted Photo-Voltaic Arrays. These Solar Panel arrays are low level and arranged in uniform rows leaving a perimeter access zone allowing for below ground electrical service and access for maintenance works. Both sites are large, in […]

19th January 2022

Eco-camping pods in grounds of listed hotel, Canterbury

The JTS Partnership have submitted a planning application for the erection of 6 no. timber eco-camping pods with en-suite facilities to provide additional visitor accommodation within the grounds of a grade II* listed hotel in Canterbury.  The landscape screening and sensitive design of the pods will not diminish the significance of the heritage asset.  These  […]

Conservation, Planning
13th January 2022

Permission granted for replacing metallic cladding of a university student accommodation block in Southend

Full planning permission has been granted by Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, for replacing the metallic cladding in four neutral shades to the upper storeys of a university student accommodation block in Southend. The cladding colours will be mixed together to create a more interesting small fish scale pattern on the elevations moving away from the brighter […]

12th January 2022

Ground mounted solar array in Gateshead

JTS have submitted an application for ground mounted solar photovoltaic array and associated inverter station/substation covering a 3 hectare site in Gateshead.  A Glint and Glare Assessment supported the application and concludes the proposal would not result in any harm to sensitive receptors including dwellings, road users, and aviation activity.  There is an urgent need […]