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Wye Planning Applications

Development affects everyone. The impacts of even the most minor planning decisions can have very real consequences, both positive and negative, for individual lives. The planning system seeks to balance different, and usually competing needs and demands against environmental, social and economic constraints and long-term sustainability. As these issues are so important the Parish Council puts a great deal of thought, time and effort into responding to planning applications.

'The way we approach development affects everyone. The impacts of our decisions as a society have very real consequences for people's lives. Poor planning of communities, for example, reduces the quality of life for the people who live in them.' (Sustainable Development Commission, independent adviser on sustainable development).

The Parish Council is a statutory consultee on all planning applications and Listed Building applications within the parish and may consulted on large applications beyond the parish boundary as these may affect Wye residents. Although the Parish Council considers and comments on all planning applications that affect the parish, the power to approve or refuse an application always rests with Ashford Borough Council as the local planning authority.

Current Undecided Planning Applications

Planning Application Notices

Please scroll down to see some of the current planning notices for Wye with Hinxhill parish and the surrounding area.

Sidelands Farm, Little Olantigh Road, Wye TN25 5DQ
Conversion of four of the buildings within the site to create four dwellings, together with the demolition of six remaining buildings, the relocation of a substation, and the provision of associated access, parking and landscaping works within the site.


Wye College land and buildings Site WYE3, Olantigh Road, Wye TN25 5EN
Residential development of 40 dwellings, with associated access road, car park and open space.


Former A D A S offices, Olantigh Road, Wye TN25 5EL
Demolition of offices and redevelopment with 20 dwellings with associated garages, parking and internal estate roads and open space.


Withersdane Hall, Coldharbour Lane, Wye TN25 5DA

Variation of condition 1 on planning permission 14/00763/AS to remove reference to clinic use and allow educational use


Variation of condition 1 on planning permission 14/00765/AS to remove reference to clinic use and allow educational use


Variation of condition 1 on planning permission 14/00766/AS to remove reference to clinic use and allow educational use


2 Bramble Villas, Bramble Lane, Wye TN25 5EE

Demolition of existing garden buildings and construction of detached dwelling


80 Upper Bridge Street, Wye TN25 5AN

Erection of single storey extension; dormer window & new window to rear and rooflights to rear and side elevations; insertion of replacement windows and doors; removal of internal partition walls/doors at ground floor; installation of bathroom at first floor; opening up of inglenook fireplace; demolition of outbuilding


19/01077/AS Listed Building

35 Bridge Street, Wye TN25 5ED

Proposed car parking bay to front of property, new vehicle access, retaining brickwork/gabion basket wall.


Silks Farm, Amage Road, Wye TN25 5DE
The change of use including the demolition and removal of three existing redundant structures, removal of materials of a fourth demolished structure and removal of extensive concrete slabs. Erection of three detached dwellings and ancillary structures, erection of small studio structure, minor alteration to open-fronted shelter and workshop structure with associated access, parking, drainage and landscaping works, at the former Wye College Hop Research Unit barns and associated structures.


Land between railway line and Willesborough Road, Kennington

'Hybrid planning application seeking: outline planning permission (all matters reserved except for points of access) for up to 437 dwellings; formal and informal open space incorporating SuDS; and associated services, infrastructure and groundworks; and (ii) full planning permission for the erection of 288 dwellings; the creation of serviced plot of land to facilitate the delivery by Kent County Council of a two-form entry primary school with associated outdoor space and vehicle parking; a new Bowls Centre including a clubhouse of 292 sq m, ancillary buildings and a bowling green; a local centre to provide 280 sq m of A1 (retail), 180 sq m of A1 (retail foodstore), 100 sqm A3 (café), 75 sq m A5 (takeaway), 190 sq m D2 (gym/fitness studio space), open space incorporating SuDS; vehicle parking; and associated services, structural landscaping, infrastructure and groundworks. **SUBJECT TO AN ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT**


Harwood House, Oxenturn Road, Wye

Two storey extensions (north and south) and internal alterations to reconfigure apartments from 12 no. apartments to 11 no. apartments together with new site boundary treatment including walling and gates to front, changes to access, erection of parking barn and outbuildings and bin / cycle stores


Palmstead Nurseries Ltd, Harville Road, Wye TN25 5EU
Installation of reservoir

19/00886/AS Permit

Sidelands Farm, Little Olantigh Road, Wye
Demolition of the existing buildings (Use Class D1) and the construction of flexible office space (Use Class B1), a coffee shop (Use Class A3) and two residential dwellings alongside associated access, parking and landscaping works.

19/00195/AS REFUSED

Former Goods Yard, Bramble Lane, Wye TN25 5HB Development of 14no. dwellings with access and parking

17/1646/AS Appeal DISMISSED

Former Wye College Buildings, High Street, Wye TN25 4AH

1) Conversion of former College buildings with associated restoration and alterations to buildings, demolition of later structures and rebuilding to provide 38 dwellings and community space; together with provision of two new dwellings, parking courts with car barns, cycle storage and refuse stores on land to the north of the retained buildings and associated landscaping; and change to parking arrangements for Squires Cottages (Change of Use from College residential accommodation back to 4 individual dwellings approved under Reference 16/00893/AS) 2) Listed Building: Conversion of former College buildings to provide 38 dwellings with internal and external alterations to include new openings, new partitions, closure of existing openings, removal of doors and partitions, new staircases and opening up of intermediate floor. Demolition of existing extensions

17/00567/AS Pending Decision

Amage Farm, Amage Road, Wye TN25 5DF
Retrospective application for the creation of a new access to Amage Road and erection of a gate


10-12 Olantigh Road, Wye TN25 5EJ
Demolition of commercial buildings and erection of two dwellings


ADAS, Olantigh Road, Wye TN25 5EL

Notification for Prior Approval for a proposed change of use of use of lower and upper ground floors from B1a office use to 52 C3 dwellings (resubmission of application 15/01602/AS prior to expiry)


Land east of East Mountain Lane Kennington

Outline application for the demolition of existing agricultural buildings and the erection of up to 625 dwellings with public open space, a park and ride, land for an A1 retail unit (up to 280 sqm) and a D1 community centre including doctor's surgery, landscaping and sustainable drainage system and vehicular access point from Canterbury Road