Planning Applications

The Parish Council plays an active part in all local planning issues. It is probably the area of the Council's role that is best known to the community and which can be of the most importance.

Click here to go to the Local Council Planning Portal and select the Parish name from the list to show the applications.

Details of current planning applications affecting Somersham and the local area are listed below

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18/02144/FUL

1 Colne Fen Farm Chatteris Road Somersham PE28 3DT

Proposed pig rearing units & associated anaerobic digestion plant

Pending

18/01923/FUL

Baptist Chapel High Street Somersham

Upgrade outbuilding to form new kitchen, enlarge rear extension and create new side extension to provide safe access upstairs. Re-order interior of the church.

Pending

18/02033/HHFUL

2 Pinfold Lane Somersham PE28 3EQ

Single storey extension to rear of building

Pending

18/00840/FUL

Legacy Park Chatteris Road Somersham

Change of use of land to provide four additional gypsy/traveller pitches with day rooms and gym room/store

Pending

18/02041/TREE

Somersham House Rectory Lane Somersham PE28 3EL

T1 - Cedar - 15% Crown thin - Reason: Lost large limbs, alleviate weight while preserving shape

Pending

18/01714/HHFUL

9 Butts Close Somersham PE28 3HB

To clad the existing facing brickwork to the house with 'Fortex' by Freefoam, in Storm Grey colour

Approved

18/01491/HHFUL

Greenacres St Ives Road Somersham PE28 3ER

To erect a 3.0m high close boarded fence along North West boundary fronting onto the B1086 to replace dead elms, height dictated by elevated road in relation to site levels.

Pending

18/01312/FUL

Rosefield Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HF

Change of use of land to residential with the siting of three caravans of which no more than one would be static caravans, and the construction of an amenity block.

Pending

18/01288/FUL

Palace Yard Farm Church Street Somersham PE28 3EG

Demolition of existing bungalow and erection of replacement dwelling.

Pending

18/01223/FUL

Storage container Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road Somersham

Change of use and extension to form two dwellings

Approved

18/01207/CLED

91 High Street Somersham PE28 3EE

Domestic dwelling

Approved

18/01200/FUL

Agricultural Building Between 7 and 9 King Street Somersham

Proposed 2 residential dwellings with detached garages

Approved

18/01055/FUL

Elm Barn Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HQ

Erection of Garage

Approved

18/01054/FUL

Ash Barn Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road, Somersham, PE28 3HQ

Erection of Garage

Approved

18/00987/HHFUL

13 Manor Close Somersham

To demolish the existing conservatory and extend with a ground floor rear extension.

Approved

18/00835/HHFUL

Shenera 31 Colne Fields Somersham PE28 3DL

Retrospective planning permission for boundary fence, change to raised patio area and wall to side of patio

Approved

18/00717/FUL

The Centurian Hall High Street Somersham PE28 3EE

First floor domestic accommodation and erection of a conservatory to the rear

Pending

18/00696/HHFUL

130 High Street Somersham PE28 3EN

Demolition of existing canopy and construction of new entrance porch to front of dwelling

Approved

18/00657/FUL

Rollins Farm St Ives Road Somersham PE28 3ET

The erection of a general purpose agricultural building to be used for the purpose of agriculture

Approved

18/00344/HHFUL

Ash Barn Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HQ

Erection of detached double garage

na

18/00342/HHFUL

Elm Barn Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HQ

Erection of detached double garage

na

18/00559/FUL

Public House The George 76 High Street Somersham PE28 3EH

Change of use of ground floor from a pub (A$) to two residential flats (C3), first floor proposed two, one bed apartments and removal of decking and erection of bin and cycle store.

Approved

17/02527/FUL

Land between St Ives Road and Colne Road Somersham

Creation of an 3.4km long private HGV access route from Colne Road (B1050) in the east of the Somersham Road (B1086) in the west.

Pending

18/00480/S73

Hillside Farm St Ives Road Somersham PE28 3ET

Variation of condition 2 on 17/01037/HHFUL

Approved

18/00433/HHFUL

Oak Acres Farm Parkhall Road Somersham

Proposed rear extension to residential dwelling

Approved

18/00322/HHFUL

18 The Bank Somersham PE28 3DJ

Proposed extension/alterations and detached garage with store over

Approved

18/00281/HHFUL

Fieldfare 39 Colnefields Somersham PE28 3DL

Single storey side extension and side extension for staircase

Approved

18/00191/HHFUL

8 Meridian Close Somersham

Garage conversion and extension to the front elevation to create a hallway and porch

Approved

17/02397/FUL

The Centurian Hall High Street Somersham PE28 3EE

First floor domestic accommodation

Withdrawn

18/00036/HHFUL

35A The Bank, Somersham PE28 3DJ

Partial retrospective - Replacement of existing footbridge and refurbishment of adjacent raised decking area

Approved

17/02642/FUL

Oak Barn Oak Acres Farm, Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HQ

Erection of dwelling and extension following the part demolition of existing Nissan Hut

Approved

17/02544/FUL

46 Grange Road Somersham PE28 3JX

Change of use of grass verge in front of 46 Grange Road to private garden area

Approved

17/02508/S73

Fields Ends 42 Colnefields Somersham PE28 3DL

Variation of condition #4 of application 16/02160/FUL to change timber post and rail type to timber close boarded fence at a height of 1650mm

Approved

F/YR17/1094/PNC04

Barn east of Ashwood, Chatteris Road, Somersham

Change of use of an agricultural building to 3 dwellings (Class Q (a) and (b)

Refused

17/02344/HHFUL

34 Grange Road Somersham

Single storey extension to the rear elevation following demolition of the existing conservatory.

Approved

17/02036/HHFUL

14 The Bank Somersham PE28 3DJ

Demolish conservatory and rebuild, demolish garage, build new rear end single storey extension, construct new double garage

Approved

17/02302/S73

Little Orchard Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3HG

Removal of condition 6 from application 1100484FUL to permit retention of the bungalow known as Little Orchard

Withdrawn

H/5007/17/CW

ENVAR Composting Ltd, The Heath, Woodhurst PE28 3BS

Section 73 planning application to develop land without complying with conditions 2 and 5 of planning permission H/05021/11/CW (Demolition of old composting tunnels and ancillary structures; extension to waste reception building; new building to house new composting tunnels, biofilters & maneuvering area; covered link to connect buildings; relocation of weighbridge & office; alteration of access to B1086) to allow alternative access arrangements.

Approved

17/01499/FUL

Floral Elegance Florist Pidley Sheep Lane Pidley PE28 3FL

Retrospective permission for 1 x residential caravan

Pending

17/01843/FUL

The Meadow Parkhall Road Somersham

Regularise existing site structures, access track and parking provision, construction of a vehicle turning area and variation in the hours of operation of the site as a private syndicate fishery.

Approved

17/02171/HHFUL

64 The Trundle Somersham PE28 3JS

Partial demolition of exisiting single storey side part of dwelling and replacement with proposed/extended, together with replacement of single storey mono-pitched roof and internal alterations

Approved

17/02112/HHFUL

10 Queens Road Somersham PE28 3HR

Single storey rear extension

Approved

17/01635/FUL

Heath Top House, The Heath, Somersham PE28 3BS

Proposed staff accommodations; including two 1 bed first floor flats and a toilet block, with glazing and brickwork to match existing.

Approved

17/01928/HHFUL

43, King Street, Somersham PE28 3EJ

Demolish existing conservatory and erect a single storey extension to the rear elevation

Approved

H/5005/17/CW

Envar Composting Ltd, The Heath, Woodhurst, Huntingdon

Change of use of existing building and adjacent land from composting & maturation of compost to recovery of waste in biomass boilers, drying waste, storage of biomass and drying material and bulking up and shredding waste wood (part retrospective). Erection of two external flue stacks and two biomass feed hoppers (retrospective). Extension of concrete hardstanding(retrospective). Extension of storage bays and two drying material hoppers. Change of use of existing building (no.11 existing site layout plan) from composting to composting and waste transfer. Change of use of part of existing building (no.10 on existing site layout plan) from composting to food waste transfer. Extension of perimeter earth bund. Installation of an internal roadway. Installation of two weighbridges and a weighbridge office.

Approved

17/01702/HHFUL

Shenera, 31 Colnefields, Somersham PE28 3DL

Retrospective planning permission for boundary fence, change to raised patio area and wall to side of patio

Refused

17/01626/FUL

Rosefield, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HF

Change of use of the land to two residential pitches, one for Gypsies and Travellers who meet the planning definition, the other for a mix of Gypsies and Travellers who meet the planning definition and Romany Gypsies who do not, with the siting of six caravans of which no more than two would be static caravans, and the construction of two amenity blocks

Approved

17/01859/HHFUL

Olvin, 18 St Ives Road, Somersham PE28 3ER

Two storey side extension, single storey rear extension and garage conversion

Approved

17/01347/S73

Scout Hut, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HE

Variation of Condition 1 of Application Reference Number: 1400843S73 for the use of storage unit for a further 5 Years

Approved

17/01481/HHFUL

Mortock, Feoffees Road, Somersham

Single storey extension to the rear following demolition of the existing WC

Approved

17/01357/HHFUL

Allamanda House, 5 Heath View, Somersham

Proposed side & rear extensions

Approved

15/00917/OUT

Land east of West Newlands, Somersham

A development of 45 houses and a residential care home.

Approved

16/00025/FUL

Parkhall Farm, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HQ

Conversion and extension of agricultural building to provide a new dwelling.

Pending

16/00239/FUL

Parkhall Farm, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HQ

Erection of stables.

Approved

16/02473/FUL

Land north of 107 and 109, High Street, Somersham

To redevelop the land to create 3 No. 4 bed houses with associated garaging and parking.

Approved

17/00017/FUL

Hilltop Orchard, St Ives Road, Somersham PE28 3ET

Change of use of part of orchard to provide 3 additional mobile homes, demolition of existing outbuildings and replacement building to house washroom facilities, conversion (retrospective) of existing mobile home to day room and retention of play area.

Approved

17/00023/FUL

Floral Elegance Florist, Pidley Sheep Lane, Pidley, Cambs PE28 3FL

Permission for permanent use of site for Florist Business (A1)

Approved

17/00066/TELDET

Land rear of Telephone Exchange, Station Approach, Somersham

Installation of a 20 metre high telecommunications monopole with 6 antennas and associated ground-based equipment.

na

17/00092/HHFUL

8, Crane Close, Somersham PE28 3YG

To extend over the existing garage at first floor to create another bedroom.

Approved

17/00188/HHFUL

33, Parkhall Road Somersham PE28 3EU

Proposed extension and dormer roof window

Approved

17/00273/HHFUL

18, Bank Avenue, Somersham PE28 3DH

To fence off a piece of grass area, that we have a 80 year lease on. Fence will be 6ft high.

Withdrawn

17/00386/CLED

Little Orchard, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HG

Use of outbuilding, comprising a workshop, office and store approved under 0703783FUL as ancillary residential accommodation tied to new host dwelling approved under 1100484FUL and to include retention of existing ancillary garage.

Approved

17/00401/HHFUL

8, Queens Road, Somersham PE28 3HR

Ground floor and first floor extensions and alterations to dwelling and erection of detached garage.

Approved

17/00459/HHFUL

1, The Trundle, Somersham, PE28 3JW

Single storey flat roof infill extension.

Approved

17/00487/HHFUL

26, Hammond Way, Somersham PE28 3YE

Proposed two storey rear extension.

Approved

17/00523/FUL

Old Spot Farm, Parkhall Road, Somersham PE28 3HQ

Replacement of a building in a range of buildings under renovation, with a proprietary portal framed building.

Approved

17/00636/HHFUL

12, Locksgate, Somersham PE28 3HZ

2 storey extension to the side of dwelling & single storey rear extension following demolition of existing conservatory and separate garage.

Approved

17/00874/NMA

4, Rectory Lane, Somersham

Amendment to application reference 15/00076/FUL for the amendment to position of existing dwelling located on adjacent land.

Approved

17/00929/HHFUL

Fosgrove House, St Ives Road, Somersham PE28 3ER

Erection of single storey rear extension.

Approved

17/01037/HHFUL

Hillside Farm, St Ives Road, Somersham PE28 3ET

Replacement roof including dormer. Addition of porch and attached car-port.

Approved

17/01083/FUL

Land at 2 Hammond Way, Somersham

Proposed dwelling with attached garage (alteration of approved house type)

Approved

17/01155/HHFUL

Oak Acres Farm, Parkhall Road, Somersham, PE28 3HQ

Proposed extension to existing bungalow and erection of carport.

Approved

17/01233/HHFUL

90, High Street, Somersham PE28 3EH

Single storey extension to rear.

Approved

F/YR17/0015/F

Barn east of Ashwood, Chatteris Road, Somersham

Upgrade junction and form passing spaces on existing access road.

Approved

H/5004/17/CW

Envar Composting Ltd, The Heath, Woodhurst PE28 3BS

Extension of an existing building to enclose 8 existing composting tunnels; composting of organic feedstocks to produce compost for agriculture, horticulture and landscaping; establishment of ADAS Composting Research Project) to extend the hours of operation including vehicle movements to 0500 to 2200 hours daily.

Approved

H/5006/16/CW

Somersham Closed Landfill Site, Short/Long Drove, Somersham PE28 3HU

Erection of a micro generation turbine and associated infrastructure for the production of electricity from landfill gas.

Approved