Planning permission granted for single storey rear and side extension in Henleaze

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OPS have recently secured planning permission for a single storey rear and side extension to a semi-detached house in Henleaze.  The existing layout is typical of the properties of this type with a small kitchen, and the extension and internal remodelling will create a far more generous kitchen dining space with additional utility and downstairs WC.

Planning permission granted for internal modifications to Grade II Listed flat in Bath

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OPS have secured Listed Building Consent for internal modifications to a Grade II Listed Flat in central Bath, predominantly to remove stud work that was added when the whole property was fairly unsympathetically sub-divided during the 1970s.  OPS have also provided various kitchen concepts that seek to subtly define the space whilst minimising the impact within the volume.

Planning permission granted for Redland roof extensions

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OPS have recieved planning permission for the extension of a rear dormer window and also the addition of a small dormer window to a property in Redland.  The former will provide invaluable extra headroom to make the bedroom far more useable.  The smaller dormer will allow for the addition of a bedroom to the second floor.  The design is sympathetic … Read More

Permitted Development changes allow for larger single storey extensions

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The government has recently confirmed changes to permitted development to allow larger single storey extensions.  For a period of 3 years, between May 30, 2013 and May 30, 2016, householders are able to build larger single storey rear extensions under permitted development; 8m depth for detached properties and 6m for terraced/semi-detached.  Permitted development only applies if the property isn’t listed … Read More

Planning permission granted for Redland off street parking

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OPS have gained planning permission for the formation of off street parking to a property in Redland. The introduction and expansion of Residents Parking Zones in bordering areas has resulted in a significant parking problem, giving rise to the clients’ requirement for off street parking.  So as to minimise the impact on the street scene, careful consideration was given to … Read More