Chiddingstone Parish Council acts as a consultee for all planning applications in the parish. Sevenoaks District Council is the planning authority and will decide whether or not an application is granted, taking into consideration comments made by the Parish Council and other consultees, such as Kent Highway Services and The Environment Agency.

Please see details below of planning applications received by the Parish Council, together with our comments as submitted to Sevenoaks District Council.

If you would like to submit a comment to Sevenoaks District Council, either for or against an application, please send a copy to the Clerk of the Parish Council and we will take your comments into consideration whilst discussing the application. The deadline date displayed is our final date for submitting our comments to Sevenoaks District Council. If you would like to know when an application will be considered by the Parish Council, please contact the Clerk.

To view applications on the Sevenoaks District Council website, see, then enter the application number without the SE prefix, for example Ref. No: 09/00009/FUL, in the search box.

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Current Planning Applications


Stable West of Little Truggers, Truggers Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BP

Conversion and change of use of stables into separate unit of residential accommodation with associated parking and landscaping.


Commonwork Organic Farms Ltd, Bore Place, Bore Place Road, Chiddingstone

The construction of a roofed entrance gate and welcome area / visitor information hub.


Vexour Farm, Hampkins Hill Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7BB

Agricultural building to cover a silage pit.


Land North of Orchard Cottage, Clouts Farm, Ide Hill Road, Bough Beech TN8 7PH

Erection of a replacement agricultural barn.


2 Hobbs Hill Farm Cottage, Bradley Road, Blackham, Kent

Erection of two storey side extension. Solar panels. Alterations to fenestration.


14 Chequers Hill Cottages, Chequers Hill, Bough Beech TN8 7PB

Demolition of existing garage and proposed garage and alterations to vehicular access and associated work.

SE/22/03282/ FUL

Land North of Winkhurst Farm, Coopers Corner, Ide Hill TN14 6LB

Change of use of field to Equestrian Use and construction of stable with store and tack room.

SE/22/03249/HOUSE & SE/22/03250/LBCALT

The Barn, Oakenden Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7DE

Side extension to existing dwelling and new vehicular access from lane via existing gate and associated landscaping works.


Hilders Farm, Ide Hill Road, Bough Beech

The new and upgraded tracks will be used by the dairy cows to access their pasture.


Barns At Watstock Farm, Wellers Town Road, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BH

Conversion and part-alteration of three existing barns to create four selfcontained dwellings with associated parking, private garden and landscaping. Diversion of public path and bridle way.


Causeway House, Tonbridge Road, Chiddingstone Causeway, Tonbridge TN11 8JP

Demolition of existing buildings. Erection of 18 residential units with vehicular access, parking, carports, electricity substation and hard and soft landscaping.


Cedar Cottage, Coopers Corner, Ide Hill, Sevenoaks TN14 6LB

Demolition and replacement of dwelling and garage. Demolition of 4 outbuildings and erection of shed.

SE/22/02589/FUL and SE/22/02590/LBCALT

Land north of Hilders, Ide Hill Road, Bough Beech TN8 7PW

Conversion of existing barn into one four bedroom dwelling house and new car port.


Grove Close, Hampkins Hill Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7BA

Stables with ancillary storage and menages.


Tithe Barn North, Clouts Farm, Ide Hill Road, Bough Beech TN8 7PH

Two storey rear extension with associated internal alterations. Amended to single storey rear extension with associated internal alterations.


Lockskinners Farm, Chiddingstone TN8 7NA

The static caravan has been used as a self-contained residential unit for in excess of 10 years and its use should be confirmed as lawful.


The Winery, Hampkins Hill Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7BB

Conversion of existing double garage and store to provide games room, gym, bar and home office, including replacing garage doors with sliding doors and introduction of velux cabrio rooflights.


Bassetts, Tonbridge Road, Chiddingstone Causeway TN11 8JX

To replace the existing house with a new dwelling. To replace the existing barn with an annexe.


Commonwork, Bore Place, Chiddingstone

New and upgraded tracks for the use of the dairy cows to access their pasture.


Brownings Farm. Hale Oak Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7AX

To install low voltage underground cable through Brownings farmhouse. Install new high voltage pole to allow removal of low voltage overhead spans, and movement of high voltage overhead line.


The Old Police House, Clinton Lane, Bough Beech TN8 7PP

Conversion of existing garage to habitable accommodation with rooflights. Alterations to fenestration.


Carberry Cottage, Tonbridge Road, Bough Beech TN8 7AU

First floor extension to facilitate a loft conversion at second floor. Alterations to fenestration.


Rock View, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BT

Outdoor swimming pool.


Bough Beech Sailing Club, Winkhurst Green Road, Bough Beech TN8 7AN

Erection of training cabin (for 5 year temporary period) and siting of steel storage containers.

SE/22/01453/HOUSE & SE/22/01454/LBCALT

Lockskinners House, Lockskinners, Chiddingstone TN8 7NA

Replacement of modern windows, new roof lights, replacement of south porch, relocate existing SVP, minor internal reconfiguration.


Land At Reynolds Farm, Clinton Lane, Bough Beech.

New Agricultural Barn and access route.


Carberry Cottage, Tonbridge Road, Bough Beech TN8 7AU

To raise the roof to create additional floor space. Alterations to fenestration. Replacement chimneys. First floor to be clad in clay hanging tiles. Solar panels on roof. Existing front pergola to be replaced with open flat roofed front porch.


The Dairy Cottage, Mill Lane, Chiddingstone TN8 7AA

Proposed conversion of loft space into further accommodation with dormers and rooflight.


Land East of Chequers Barn, Chequers Hill, Bough Beech TN8 7PD

Development of 11 dwellings, including 8 affordable homes, plus garages and associated works. Amended application with additional documents submitted. Amended applicaton to show diverted footpath along the northern site boundary. An amended Ecological Enhancement Plan has also been provided.


Coles Farm, Bore Place Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7AP

Convert and reconfigure an existing agricultural barn into stables, tack room and hay store. Construct a new private sand school for home and personal use. Amended application to include new biodiversity and ecological impact assessment.


Chiddingstone Village Hall, The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

To fell an oak tree.


Brook Cottage, Wellers Town Road, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BE

Reinstatement of fire damaged pottery and greenhouse.


Camp Site, Wilderness Farm, Wilderness Lane, Hever TN8 7LP

Change of use of land from agricultural to camping during the period between 1st April and 30th October each year together with provision of mobile washing and sanitary facilities.


2 Lakeside Close, Bough Beech TN8 7PL

Erection of glass balustrade around existing flat roof and erection of retractable awning.


12 Dukes Meadow, Chiddingstone Causeway TN11 8LW

Single storey side extension with roof light.


Withers, Hill Hoath Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7AE

Replacement of former garage doors on south east elevation with timber weatherboard/brick and two new windows. Installation of new external door to south west elevation.


Willow Cottage, Hever Road, Bough Beech TN8 7NT

Non material amendment to 21/02419/HOUSE (enlargement of garden entrance gate)


Squirrels, Ryewell Hill, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BN

Three velux windows into roof on side elevations.


St Marys Church, The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

Various works to trees in the Conservation Area


St Marys Church, The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

Fell dangerous oak tree


Hillside, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BU

Replacement of existing ground floor windows and doors with bi-folding doors.


Carberry Cottage, Tonbridge Road, Bough Beech TN8 7AU

Prior notification of one additional storey immediately above the topmost storey of the dwelling house, together with engineering. The height of the proposed additional storey is 3m.


Glebe House, The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

Fell Yew tree and re-plant hedgerow.


Winkhurst Farmhouse, Coopers Corner, Ide Hill TN14 6LB

Confirmation that the use of property as a dwelling house is lawful.


The Dairy Cottage, Mill Lane, Chiddingstone TN8 7AA

Proposed extension and raised deck area with steps. Conversion of loft space into further accommodation with dormers and rooflight.


Somerden Farmhouse, Tonbridge Road, Bough Beech TN8 7AJ

Construction of open air swimming pool with associated landscaping. Detached pool house, detached plant store and associated means of enclosure.


Pucknells, Camp Hill, Chiddingstone Causeway TN11 8LE

Variation of conditions 2, 4 and 8 of 18/01811/FUL for conversion of existing building to dwelling. Erection of a side extension. Associated works to the ground levels. Associated works to alterations, with amendments to soft/ hard landscaping, drawings and external lighting.

Previous Planning Applications