Planning applications in the parishes
Planning applications relating to the parishes will henceforth be posted here as they arise. The links are to the full applications at the South Lakeland District Council website. A comprehensive list of applications from May 2011 to date is available here as an Excel spreadsheet, though this does not have the links.

The Planning page South Lakeland District Council's website provides comprehensive documentation on planning policy and implementation as well as online search of current and historic planning applications.

ApplicationDescriptionStatus
4 May 2018 SL/2018/0390 OS Field No 0754, Garnett Folds Skelsmergh KENDAL LA8 9AS Erection of building in association with existing doggy day care business Pending
30 April 2018 SL/2018/0368 Agricultural barn on land east of Oakbank Cottages KENDAL LA8 9AQ Discharge of Conditions 3 (external alterations) and 4 (surface water drainage and sewage disposal) attached to prior approval CU/2017/0016 (Change of use of agricultural barn to single dwelling) Pending
29 March 2018 SL/2018/0277 Leyburn Skelsmergh KENDAL LA9 6NU Single storey extension and replacement garage roof Granted with conditions
21 March 2018 SL/2018/0244 Buildings North West of Skelsmergh Hall Skelsmergh KENDAL LA9 6NU External alterations to buildings and change of use of land for siting of fuel storage tanks and drainage system Pending
13 March 2018 SL/2018/0213 Hill Top View Laverock Hill Mealbank KENDAL LA8 9EP New patio door and balcony Granted with conditions
16 January 2018 SL/2018/0048 Dodding Green Dodding Holme Mealbank KENDAL LA8 9DH Installation of 16 lighting bollards (approx 1 metre high) with weatherproof power sockets for driveway lighting, illumination of existing sign and provision of electric sockets to enable temporary external lighting Pending
16 January 2018 CU/2018/0001 Buildings north west of Skelsmergh Hall Skelsmergh KENDAL LA9 6NU Change of use from storage building (Use Class B8) and any land within its curtilage to a dwelling (Use Class C3) Permission not required
01 December 2017 CU/2017/0016 Agricultural barn on land east of Oakbank Cottages Skelsmergh KENDAL LA8 9AQ Change of use of agricultural barn to single dwelling Approved subject to conditions
18 November 2017 SL/2017/0950 Buildings North West of Skelsmergh Hall, Skelsmergh, KENDAL LA9 6NU External alterations and demolition of building in association with dwellings approved by Prior Notification application CU/2017/0003 Approved subject to conditions
24 October 2017 SL/2017/0970 Land to the east of High Thorn Farm Selside KENDAL Cumbria LA8 9JX Appeal against enforcement notice re erection of two buildings (Building 1 for residential purposes), installation of associated infrastructure and formation of hard surfaced area by laying of hardcore, including former road finings Pending
17 August 2017 SL/2017/0746 The Camping and Caravanning Club Site Shap Road KENDAL LA9 6NY Erection of replacement amenity and reception block and change 13 grass pitches to hard standing pitches Approved woth conditions
08 August 2017 TR/2017/0101 Skimpans, Laverock Hill Mealbank KENDAL LA8 9EP Fell T1 Beech and Crown reduce T2 Beech by 25% Grant (with conditions)
26 July 2017 SL/2017/0680 Little Hills Garth Row KENDAL LA8 9AT Erection of a single dwelling Grant (with conditions)
12 July 2017 SL/2017/0642 Pine Hill Scalthwaiterigg KENDAL LA9 6PL Porch extension Grant (with conditions)
27 June 2017 SL/2017/0591 Whinfell Mealbank KENDAL LA8 9DP Front entrance terrace with balustrade and single storey rear extension Grant (with conditions)
09 June 2017 SL/2017/0543 Land adjacent to the White House Garth Row KENDAL LA8 9AT Agricultural storage building Granted with conditions
19 April 2017 SL/2017/0359 Broadthorn Cottage Patton KENDAL LA8 9DR Retention of field shelter adjacent to the lane, erection of field shelter to south-west, planting and formation of pedestrian field access Granted (with conditions)
10 April 2017 SL/2017/0325 High Thorn House Selside KENDAL LA8 9JX Change of use from agricultural land to grassed reinforced hardstanding for 4 ancillary touring caravan pitches and infrastructure Refused
02 March 2017 SL/2017/0052 Goody Nook Garth Row KENDAL LA8 9AT Domestic stable block Granted (with conditions)
30 January 2017 SL/2017/0075 Buildings north west of Skelsmergh Hall Skelsmergh KENDAL LA9 6NU Removal of condition 1 (personal permission) attached to planning permission SL/2007/0471 (Use of building for boat renovation and storage of architectural reclaimed materials) Granted (with conditions)
19 January 2017 SL/2017/0039 High Thorn House Selside KENDAL LA8 9JX Siting and landscaping of three static caravans for self-catering fishing lodges (Revised scheme SL/2016/0960) Refused
20 December 2016 SL/2016/1150 Holme House Farm Skelsmergh KENDAL LA8 9AQ Demolition of existing buildings and erection of five dwellings Granted (with conditions)
07 December 2016 TR/2016/0186 5 Laverock Hill Mealbank KENDAL LA8 9EP T1 Cherry - Fell T2 Scots Pine - Crown clean, Crown thin by 15% T3 Scots Pine - Crown clean, Crown thin by 15% T4 Sycamore - Crown thin by 25% T5 Sycamore - Fell T6 Sycamore - Crown thin by 25% T7 Oak - Crown thin by 25% T8 Oak - Crown thin by 25% Granted (with conditions)
18 October 2016 SL/2016/0992 Broadthorn Cottage Patton Kendal LA8 9DR Land opposite Broadthorn Cottage Patton Kendal LA8 9DR. Change of use from agricultural to equine use with creation of vehicular access and car parking area in connection with Broadthorn Cottage. Withdrawn
14 September 2016 SL/2016/0887 7 Laverock Hill MEALBANK LA8 9EP Raising roof to create bedrooms in loft space & rear extension. Granted (with conditions)
30 June 2016 SL/2016/0653 The Granary Selside KENDAL LA8 9JX Retention of Extension Constructed to form additional accommodation unit for existing Fishing Lodge. Granted (with conditions)
20 May 2016 SL/2016/0509 High Thorn House Selside KENDAL LA8 9JX Conversion of cowshed to a single dwelling Refused
18 May 2016 SL/2016/0480 Garnett Fields, Skelsmergh Kendal Cumbria LA8 9AS Creation of Master Bedroom Suite and Extensions in addition to Proposals Approved under SL/2016/0203 Granted (with conditions)
12 May 2016 SL/2016/0453 High Thorn House Selside KENDAL LA8 9JX Conversion of residential garage and ancillary pigeon loft to detached dwelling utilising existing vehicular access. Granted (with conditions)
03 March 2016 SL/2016/0218 6 Dodding Holme Mealbank Kendal LA8 9DH Two storey side extension Granted (with conditions)
03 March 2016 SL/2016/0203 Garnett Fields, Skelsmergh Kendal Cumbria LA8 9AS Single storey extension and detached garage Granted (with conditions)
04 February 2016 SL/2016/0092 Watchgate Water Treatment Works, Selside Kendal LA8 9LQ Installation of roof mounted solar PV array Granted
18 December 2015 SL/2015/1172 The Guest Suite, Treetops Laverock Hill Mealbank Kendal Cumbria LA8 9EP Application for a Lawful Development Certificate for extension (SL/2003/2209) to be used as a separate dwelling Withdrawn
12 November 2015 SL/2015/1053 High Thorn Farm Selside Kendal LA8 9JX Conversion and extension of store and pigeon loft to a detached dwelling Pending
08 November 2015 SL/2015/1023 Skelsmergh KENDAL LA8 9AS Siting of timber stable building for use in association with dog exercise area Granted (with conditions)
08.10.2015 SL/2015/0927 2 Garnett Folds, Skelsmergh Kendal LA8 9AS Erection of an industrial workshop (Use Class B1) Granted (with conditions)
09.09.2015 SL/2015/0825 Goldmire Cottage, Scalthwaiterigg Kendal Cumbria LA9 6PL Two-storey side extension Granted (with conditions)
21.07.2015 SL/2015/0614 Land north west of Skelsmergh Hall, Skelsmergh, Kendal, CumbriaLA9 6NU, Demolition of storage barn and erection of two dwellings Refused
21.07.2015 TR/2015/0092 Fox Covert, Laverock Hill, Skelsmergh, Kendal, LA8 9EP Tree 1 Sycamore – Fell and Tree 2 Sycamore – Pollard. (Tree preservation order.) Granted (with conditions)
21.07.2015 SL/2015/0688 Laneside Farm Skelsmergh Kendal LA9 6NX One dwelling Refused
22.06.2015 BE/2015/0012 Goody Nook, Garth Row Kendal LA8 9AT Single storey rear extension to extend 4.5 metres beyond the rear wall of original dwelling with a maximum height of 4 metres measured from natural ground level and height at the eaves of 2.3 metres measured from natural ground level. Permission not required
11.06.2015 SL/2015/0574 Fox Covert, Laverock Hill, Mealbank,CumbriaLA8 9EP Subdivision of dwelling to form two dwellings. Granted (with conditions)
17.04.2015 SL/2015/0392 1 Oakbank Cottages, Skelsmergh, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9AQ Raising of garage roof by appox. 600mm and formation of single storey flat roofed link extension. Granted (with conditions)
11.03.2015 SL/2015/0263 Skelsmergh Hall Skelsmergh Kendal Cumbria LA9 6NU Installation of external flue through roof to stable for pellet boiler, replace window with an enlarged doorway, erection of stone boundary wall and replacement door to the tower. Granted (with conditions)
11.02.2015 SL/2015/0125 4 Kiln Croft, Skelsmergh, Kendal, LA9 6NE Replacement of three windows and two doors from timber to UPVC Granted (with conditions)
30.01.2015 SL/2014/1127, Land to the east of Garth Row, Kendal Removal of condition 2 (personal permission) attached to planning permission 5/03/0155 Granted (with conditions)
13.01.2015 SL/2014/1130, Land at Garth Row, Kendal Application for Lawful Development Certificate for use of land and barn as mixed use of agriculture and equestrian use Granted
09.01.2015 SL/2015/0016 Mill Field, Shap Road KENDAL Cumbria Engineering operation and development to re-grade the site to form one full sized floodlit rugby pitch, one full sized floodlit artificial pitch, two training pitches, a clubhouse, parking and landscaping Granted (with conditions)
07.01.2015 SL/2014/1085, Helme Bank House Skelsmergh KENDAL LA9 6NU Demolition of garage and erection of chimney and two storey extension with balcony Granted (with conditions)
18.12.2014 SL/2014/0894, Patton Hall, Patton Hall, Patton, Kendal Re-siting agricultural building and stationing 12 caravans Refused
12.12.2014 SL/2014/1051 (Retrospective), OS Field 6728, South of Ladyford Farmstead Gilthwaiterigg Lane KENDAL Cumbria LA96NT Change of use of an all weather feeding station track to a trotting track for horses and change of use of agricultural land and buildings to include the keeping of horses Granted (with conditions)
28.11.2014 SL/2014/0991, Laneside Farm Skelsmergh Kendal LA9 6NX New self-contained dwelling Withdrawn
19.09.2014 SL/2014/0742, Strawberry Cottage Skelsmergh Kendal Cumbria LA8 9JU Change of use of holiday accommodation/dependent family accommodation to dwellinghouse Granted (with conditions)
13.08.2014 SL/2014/0648, Little Hills Garth Row Kendal Cumbria LA8 9AT Erection of a single dwelling Granted (with conditions)
12.08.2014 SL/2014/0318, Newalls, Skelsmergh, Kendal LA9 6NU To remove redundant steps which previously supplied access into Pele Tower for Skelsmergh Hall Not progressed
30.04.2014 SL/2014/0182, Cenacolo, Dodding Green, Mealbank, LA8 9DH Replacement of log drying shed to increase log drying capacity Granted (with conditions)
20.03.2014 SL/2013/1204, Carus Green Golf Club, Burneside Road, Kendal Demolition, relocation and extension of Green Keeper's building and alterations to car parking areas Granted (with conditions)
10.02.2014 SL/2013/1211, Carus Green Golf Club, Burneside Road, Kendal Extension to the Club House Granted (with conditions)