The Wadhurst Parish Council is a statutory consultee on planning applications in the parish and as such has recently decided to publicise planning applications relating to major developments and local facilities that they have been asked to comment on by the planning authority.
Members of the public are more than welcome to attend WPC Planning Committee meetings (usually held on alternate Saturday mornings at Sparrows Green Rec Pavilion) and can give their views on agenda items in the public forum. Details of the next meeting (Saturday 16th July at 9.30am) are contained in the link to the agenda below, which includes the following agenda items;
WD/2022/0391/MAJ: Deadline 29th July
Location: LAND WEST OF STYLES LANE AND SOUTH OF HIGH STREET, WADHURST TN5 6DZ
Description: Construction of 18 no. new dwellings (including 6 no. affordable dwellings) with associated hard and soft landscaping.
WD/2021/2924/F: Deadline 25th July
Location: THE BOAT HOUSE BISTRO, BEWL WATER, BEWLBRIDGE LANE, COUSLEY WOOD, WADHURST, TN3 8JH
Description: Extensions and alterations to the boat house bistro, replacement of the adjacent fishing facility building and change of use to form 6 x 1 bed and 5 x 2 bed tourist units, creation of a cafe with terrace, with some sailing club facilities retained.
UPDATE: Copy of WPC objection can be seen here
WD/2022/1610/MAO: Deadline 5th August
Location: LAND TO THE SOUTH OF COUSLEY WOOD ROAD, SPARROWS GREEN, WADHURST,
Description: Outline application (seeking approval of access) for the erection of up to 15 no. residential dwellings. all other matters reserved.
Appeals: Deadline 19th July
Fishing Lodge, Bewl Water, Bewlbridge Lane, Lamberhurst, TN3 8JH
Change of use and extension of fishing lodge to form 4 x 1 bed tourist units with associated bin and bike store.
Planning Inspectorate Ref: APP/C1435/W/22/3294192
UPDATE: copy of WPC objection sent to the inspector can also be seen here https://planning.wealden.gov.uk/plandisp.aspx?recno=153264