We can help to obtain planning permission and add value to your site, even in the most sensitive rural areas
Bell Cornwell has considerable experience of acting on behalf of rural landowners, with our clients including a number of prominent landed estates as well as farmers and other rural businesses.
We have experience working on developments such as barn conversions, rural workers dwellings, permitted development rights and staycation schemes.
We are specialists in delivering planning permissions in the most sensitive rural areas, with our consultants having acted on a large number of projects in national parks, heritage coasts, areas of outstanding natural beauty and in green belt locations.
As part of the services to our clients, we prepare planning assessments and applications, certificates of lawfulness, and planning appeals. We also provide general planning advice, estate asset reviews, and can provide support through each step of the planning process.
Types of development:
- Farm and rural diversification business schemes
- Permitted development rights and prior approval applications
- Barn and redundant building conversions
- Rural workers’ dwellings
- Country sports and equestrian uses
- Tourism, staycation and overnight accommodation