1 to 2 bed conversion

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  • pilman
    Planning permission for dwellinghouses is granted by the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order, but a flat is excluded as that is not considered to be a dwellinghouse.

    All development in a flat needs planning permission granted by the local planning authority.

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  • medlock
    Is this 100% sure?

    I'm sure that i read on this site that you dont need planning permission to add a partition to split a bedroom into two

    Thanks for your replies

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  • mk1fan
    Yes it does. You're doubling the potential occupants of the property which will impact local services, infrastructure etc.........

    It'll also require Building Regulation approval.

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  • medlock
    started a topic 1 to 2 bed conversion

    1 to 2 bed conversion

    I'm looking at buying a property

    It has two 1 bed flats

    It was refused planning for two 2 bed flats

    These one beds are big enough to put a partition between the huge master bedroom and add an additional bedroom

    Thus making them two beds - this doesnt require planning permission right?

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