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


Polebrook Farm, Bore Place Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7AP

Repair and replacement of external render to barn.


Finch Green House, Finch Green, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7DJ

Demolition of existing garage and sheds, ground and first floor extensions to the existing dwelling, roof alterations, alterations to fenestration, replacement garage, new pool house, porch, landscaping and all associated works.

SE/24/01312/HOUSE and SE/24/01313/LBCALT

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

New single storey rear extensions with rooflights and single storey side extension. Internal alterations.


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

Proposed two-storey extension, solar panels to front elevation, new porch, internal alterations and alterations to fenestration.


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

Non material amendment to SE/22/02435/HOUSE.


The Rustles, Ide Hill Road, Bough Beech TN9 7PG

Minor Material Amendment to SE/21/04240/HOUSE


Mole End, Hill Hoath Road, Chiddingstone TN8 7AE

Conversion of the existing detached house into two semi-detached properties with an additional single storey rear extension. New vehicle access for the additional property will be formed to the north of the site.

SE/24/00738/FUL & SE/24/00739/LBCALT

The Wheatsheaf, Hever Road, Bough Beech TN8 7NU

Stationing of timber cabin as commercial kitchen. Installation of canopy and enclosure of cold store.


Land West of Hale Oak Farmhouse, Hale Oak Road, Sevenoaks Weald TN14 6NQ (adjoining parish consultation)

The conversion of an existing agricultural barn into a two storey dwelling and detached garage.

SE/24/00693/HOUSE & SE/24/00702/LBCALT

The Barn, Oakenden Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7DE

Replace single glazing in existing timber casement windows with vacuum sealed double glazed units.


Scotland Barn, Watstock Farm, Wellers Town Road, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BH

Scotland Barn, Watstock Farm, Wellers Town Road, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BH

SE/24/00579/HOUSE & SE/24/00588/LBCALT

The Barn, Oakenden Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7DE

Demolish the existing oil tank and log store within the residential curtilage, and replace it with a new garden shed.


Bassetts, Tonbridge Road, Chiddingstone Causeway TN11 8JX

Demolition of existing dwelling, erection of new dwelling, alterations to landscaping and driveway. (Following refusal of recent non-material amendment application which sought changes to internal layout windows and creation of basement, a new full application has been submitted).


Bore Place Conference and Study Centre, Bore Place Road, Chiddingstone

A polytunnel for the growing of vegetables for the market garden.


Pear Tree Cottage, Truggers Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath TN8 7BP

Erecting a new vehicular access with a proposed new gate, part demolition of existing retaining wall with erection of a new retaining wall.


The Rectory, The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

Works to Trees in a Conservation Area: T1 Common ash - Tree in decline due to Ash Die back: Works Required - Dismantle. T2 Silver birch - Tree in Decline: Works required - Dismantle. G4 Common Ash x 3 - Trees in decline due to Ash die back: Works required - Dismantle.


Land North of Oakenden Farm, Oakenden Lane, Chiddingstone Hoath

Agricultural store.

SE/24/00051/FUL & SE/24/00052/LBCALT

3 The Village, Chiddingstone TN8 7AH

Wooden decking with a corrugated polycarbonate roof supported by timber posts within the existing rear garden of The Tulip Tree Tea Rooms.


2 Hobbs Hill Farm Cottage, Bradley Road, Blackham, Chiddingstone, TN3 9UP

Non material amendment to 23/01483/HOUSE (Erection of two storey side extension and single storey rear extension. Internal alterations. Alterations to roof. Alterations to fenestration. Rooflights. PV Panels. Sun tunnel. Juliet balcony) Alterations to fenestration - to increase the size of the sliding doors and juliet balcony, this has in turn amended the first floor layout and removed the previous dressing room window to the rear.