Range of planning proposals lodged with county council


The following planning applications have been lodged with Northumberland County Council.

Hepscott: Mr and Mrs Steve Tait, South Park, construction of pitched roof to garage, complete with dormers, with storage space in the created roof void; Miss Julie Stephenson, Karamanda, Fieldhouse Lane, tree preservation order application – fell three Sycamore trees and one Chestnut tree.

Matfen: Northumbrian Water Ltd, land south of Matfen Hall, proposed erection of a replacement control kiosk at Matfen Hall Sewage Pumping Station.

Meldon: Mr J. Charlton, land south of Throphill, construction of an agricultural building

Morpeth: Mr Pandia, Holly House, 4 Somersby Wood, tree preservation order application – fell a sorbus tree as it is heavily suppressed and in poor condition.

Ponteland: Mr David Dixon, Plots 5 and 6, land north of Dyke House, The Avenue, Medburn, outline application for two dwelling houses – two-and-a-half storeys – with garages (all matters reserved); Mr and Mrs Rowell, 88 Errington Road, Darras Hall, alterations and extension to an existing detached dormer bungalow, including associated hard landscaping; Mr and Mrs John Jessop, 23 Runnymede Road, Darras Hall, proposed extensions, render to existing front elevation, side and garage, new roof and new entrance wall and gates.

Ulgham: Mr George Brown, War Memorial Cross, St John’s Church, Manor Farm, listed building consent application for restoration work to include repairs to the base of plinth, restoration of plinth, cleaning of shaft (cross) of memorial and lettering, extend base by one metre on south side and re-orienteering of inscribed parts of memorial through 180 degrees to face into the churchyard; Mr Peter Richardson, Southcroft Stables, The Croft, outline application (all detailed matters reserved) for the erection of up to 25 dwellings.