HERE are the latest plans for the Lake District National Park.


Change of use from guest house to self-catering accommodation, Hazelmere, Crosthwaite Road, Keswick. For Mr Ian Saul.

Hay barn, Rakefoot Farm, Castlerigg, Keswick. For Messrs Cockbain & Sons.

Alterations to front wall and gate, Newbiggin, Blawith, Ulverston. For Dr Jane Ratcliffe.

T1.01 Ash - Fell due to ash dieback. T149 Ash - Fell due to severe ash dieback. T150 Hawthorn - Fell due to heavy bias over the lodge and high chance of failure, Easedale Tarn. Neaum Crag, Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside. For David Cook.

4 Bedroom detached dwelling with attached garage, land at Lickbarrow Road, Windermere. For Mr James Kenyon. 

Approval of details reserved by condition no 3 (Construction method statement) on planning permission ref 7/2016/5090 for demolition of north and south office blocks; change of use and external alterations to North Block and South Block to 43 open market apartments; change of use and external alterations to building 18 (Foundry House) and building 19 to five affordable dwellings; change of use of Pug Mill to B1 (offices); erection of five open market dwellings to the west of Levensdale; site wide landscaping and restoration works to the Scheduled Ancient Monument, former Backbarrow Ironworks, Backbarrow.

Demolition and reconstruction of 2 No. outbuildings, the outbuildings with be reconstruction on similar footprints and to similar proportions. Construction of a new mon-pitched steel framed carport structure with a brick plinth and vertical timber cladding to house, High Saltcoats, Saltcoats, Holmrook. For Mr and Mrs Martin & Jemima Clayton.

New porch, Whispering Pines, Lonsties, Keswick. For Mr Martin.

Temporary permission for the installation of 3no Shepherd’s Huts for a period of two years, Another Place, The Lake, Watermillock. For Mr William Ashworth, Another Place Lakes Ltd.

2 Willow (T1 &, T2), 1 birch (T3), 1 copper beech (T4) & 1 hazel (T5) - Crown reduction by maximum 50% to reduce damage to telegraph cable & allow more light to the house & garden, 12 Knotts View, Hazel Street, Windermere. For Mr McKenzie.

G2, 2 spruce trees to fell, Michaels Nook Cottage, Grasmere, Ambleside. For Mr Bill Holroyd.

A1, 1 Beech - single branch reduction 2-3 metres. 1 Elm - multiple branch end reductions, 1-2 metres. 1 Oak - single branch reduction 2-3 metres. A2, 2 Ash Fell showing more than 30% canopy dieback from Ash dieback disease, Merewood Hotel, Ecclerigg, Windermere. For Mr David Williams, Impact International.

T1 Fern leafed beech - remove lowest limb over the neighbours drive and crown lift over Rose Garth drive to balance the tree. T2 Cypress - fell due to congestion of the trees and to allow more light into the garden. T3 and T4 Holly - 2 holly trees to reduce to hedge height. T5 Sweet Chestnut - reduce the crown all over by 1.5 metres. T6 Sweet Chestnut - crown reduce all round by 2.5 metres. T7 Conifer - twin stem conifer to fell to allow more space and light for the remaining trees. G1 Sycamore - group of 5 sycamore to be reduced to the previous pollard point. T8 conifer - Remove as growing up through the sweet chestnut. T9 Birch - remove due to size and being exposed and susceptible to winds, Rose Garth, Oakland, Windermere. For Gordon Wells.

T12 Coast Redwood - multi stemmed. Coppice with high stump to prevent collapse due to collapsing retaining wall. Once carried out, roots pruned to allow rebuilding of retaining wall and retain regrowth from stump, Blea Brow, Water Yeat, Ulverston. For Mrs Kate Okeden.

Alterations and extensions to facilitate upgrade and home care of elderly relative, 7, Ferney Green Drive, Bowness-On-Windermere. For Dr Victor Cross.

Change of use to provide land for the siting of camping cabins for holiday/tourism purposes, Cornhow, Brackenthwaite, Lorton. For Julie Hope.

Re-construction of an existing garage and workshop/store building, site off George Street, Rear of 16 Church Street, Keswick. For Mr Iain Ridehalgh.

Extensions to sun room & utility, Slape Stones, Thornthwaite, Keswick. For Mr and Mrs Benson.

Replace existing gate with two new gates, associated railings and stockproof fencing together with the creation of a new apron between the highway and boundary, Palace How, Loweswater, Cockermouth. For Mr Ian Griffiths, National Trust.

Partial cedar cladding to the south gable and east facia, Rose Mount, Brow Lane, Staveley, Kendal. For Mr Neil Solender.

Removal of existing roof and construction of new roof with a steeper pitch to accommodate 2 bedrooms, ensuite and study/hobby room, including new dormers to ensuite and study/hobby room. Plus car port and entrance canopy to front and extension to existing GF balcony, Rose Garth, Ambleside Road, Windermere. For Mr and Mrs Gordon & Mei Wells.

Change of use from C1 to C3. No other changes to the site, access or design are intended, 28, Eskin Street, Keswick. For Mrs Sharon Taylor-Black.

Approval of details reserved by condition on planning application 7/20215020 (Demolition of existing house and erection of new 4 bedroom house with integrated garage): conditions 5 - updated construction method statement, 7 - surface water drainage scheme and 9 - construction exclusion zone & tree protection fencing, Arosa, Spooner Vale, Windermere. For Mr Colin White.

Change of use of guesthouse (C1) to short-term holiday letting accommodation (Sui Generis), The Old Vicarage, Irton, Holmrook. For Mr P Bahfir.

Change of use of use of land for the siting of a lodge with associated operations including the formation of a parking and turning area, the installation of a package treatment plant, the installation of a soakaway and the installation of ground source heat pump loops, Thornthwaite, Woodland, Broughton-In-Furness. For R S Jackson.

Gap in wall to be widened and 14 foot wooden gate installed (resubmission of withdrawn application 7/2021/5660), field near Starnthwaite. For Miss Annabelle Burn.


Fell 1 dead Lawson cypress tree, Elleray Bank, Carriage Drive, Windermere. Withdrawn.

Roof over existing sheep pens and yard, Causeway Farm, Patterdale Road, Windermere. Prior approval not required (NOI).

Concrete yard renewal, Mosser Gate Farm, Access road to Mossergate, Mosser. Approved with conditions.

2 storey extension to side of existing dwelling to provide additional living accommodation and single storey extension to provide a granny annex and open fronted garage, Carrs Farm, Middleton Place, nr Bootle, Millom. Approved with conditions.

Installation of new packaged sewage treatment plant to support to 2 x glamping pods which already have approved planning, Harry Place Farm, Great Langdale, Ambleside. Approved with conditions.

New detached annex stone faced with cladding. Slate roof with conservation style rooflights, Dawson Fold, Lyth Valley, Kendal. Approved with conditions.

Use as two self-catering units, Water Yeat Farm Cottages, Water Yeat, Ulverston. Certificate of lawfulness granted.

To install an air source heat pump, Inman Howe, Howe Lane, Lyth. Listed building consent granted.

Construct wooden shed for storing equipment and tools securely for maintaining woodland, Galesyke Wood, Nether Wasdale, Seascale. Refused.

Proposed annexed home office & un-adopted road access alterations, The Birches, Cornbirthwaite Road, Windermere. Approved with conditions.

Orangery Garden Room at Gilpin Spice. Note: Resubmission of consented development of same footprint & massing with minor aesthetic change - Reference: 7/2020/5543, Gilpin Lodge, Crook Road, Windermere. Approved with conditions.

Alterations and single storey extension, South Knoll, Rydal Road, Ambleside. Listed building consent granted.

Addition of single storey store room, Glenridding Public Hall, Glenridding, Penrith. Approved with conditions.

Refurbishment and extension to existing family farmhouse; conversion of barn into ancillary residential accomodation; conversion of stone outbuilding into family office and work space; associated landscaping and site services upgrades, Esp Ford Farm, Crosthwaite, Kendal. Approved with conditions.

Replace existing small flat roofed dormer window on front elevation, with new, slightly wider dormer with a pitched roof, Chippings, Underbarrow, Kendal. Approved with conditions.

Demolition of existing side porch and construction of new single storey side and rear extensions and internal alterations and associated external re-modelling works to gardens, Cherry Tree, Troutbeck, Windermere. Approved with conditions.

Proposal to erect a mono pitch steel framed building to roof over existing sheep handling area, Orthwaite Hall, Uldale, Wigton. Approved with conditions.

Erection of double garage, 1 Plough Inn, Selside, Kendal. Approved with conditions.

Extension to existing storage building to provide implement storage. Grayonside Guest House, Lorton Road, Cockermouth. Approved with conditions.

Stationing of five shepherds' huts and five camping pods all with self-contained facilities, together with associated minor groundworks for pitch formation, parking, and utilities servicing: including connecting to mains foul drainage, Hawkshead Hall Farm, Hawkshead, Ambleside. Refused.

Amendment to conditions 3 & 4 on planning permission 7/1992/5418 (Concrete Slipway and boat park for Association Members only) so the site shall not be used other than for the storage and launching of private boats and no more than 40 boats shall be stored on the site at any one time, Fisherbeck Landing, Borrans Road, Waterhead, Ambleside. Approved with conditions.

Mixed church and cafe use with extensions for disabled access, Windermere Community Church, Park Road, Windermere. Approved with conditions.

Amendment to design to allow revised details for plot 2, condition 2 (plans) on planning permission 7/2015/2096 for 2no. local needs houses, land at Town Head (Rowan Nook & Mickle How), Upton, Caldbeck. Approved with conditions.

Use as a holiday home/dwelling (Use Class C3), Building 1, land to the rear of Highcross, Roger Ground, Hawkshead, Ambleside. Certificate of Lawfulness Refused.

Addition of external door at ground floor level and window at first floor level to the west elevation. addition of conservation rooflight to the rear elevation. general internal refurbishment including alterations to provide an opening between ground floor reception rooms. relocation of first floor family bathroom. General internal redecoration throughout, Ormathwaite Hall, Ormathwaite, Keswick. Approved with conditions.

Addition of external door at ground floor level and window at first floor level to the west elevation. addition of conservation rooflight to the rear elevation. general internal refurbishment including alterations to provide an opening between ground floor reception rooms. relocation of first floor family bathroom. General internal redecoration throughout, Ormathwaite Hall, Ormathwaite, Keswick. Listed Building Consent Granted.

Construction of 1 no. dwelling within the residential curtilage of an existing property, including the provision of a new driveway, detached garage and associated landscaping works, land at Southwood, Hoo Lane, Ambleside Road, Windermere. Withdrawn.

Demolition of an existing outbuilding (formerly used as a toilet block) to the rear of the building to be replaced with an extension that will relocate the cafe kitchen and provide additional storage for the hall. Re siting of stone steps and installation of an enclosed platform lift to replace an existing platform lift, Village Hall, Blease Road, Threlkeld. Approved with conditions.

Proposed demolition of 4 existing cabins, demolition of garage, farmhouse lean to, adjacent single storey barn and flat roof extension to double height barn. Refurbishment of farmhouse and double height barn, and laundry room, replacement of garage, single storey barn with new timber frame single storey building, and erection of 12 new cabin suites, new on-site managers cabin, gym, nutrition room, sauna deck, and store building on site of existing dutch barn, Landends, Watermillock, Penrith. Approved with conditions.

Temporary change of use of land from agriculture to a touring caravan site, for a maximum 14 days and limited to the periods: 1. 28 July 2021 to 3 August 2021, and 2. 27 July 2022 to 2 August 2022, Newtown Paddocks, New Road, Lowther. Withdrawn.

Change of use of agricultural barns to wedding venue with associated infrastructure and ancillary facilities, Fairbank Farm, Staveley, Kendal. Approved with conditions.