Planning Applications

Current planning applications are listed below. If you click on the text in blue, you will be linked directly to Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council’s planning search site where you can view relevant documents.

If you wish to make a comment on an application, please do so directly to Tonbridge & Malling, with a copy to the Parish Council so that Parish Councillors can take your views into consideration when they discuss the planning application.

The Parish Council refers the planning applications it receives for works to trees to the Tree Wardens in the first instance. If you are considering an application, the Tree Wardens are available to give advice. They are:
Keith Johnson – Keith_Johnson@Talk21.com
George Brown

Current Planning Applications

Bewley Lane House, Bewley Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks Kent, TN15 0PS
TM/17/02679/FL – Refused
Construction of a garden room extension

Chapel House, School Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QD
TM/17/02828/TNCA – Approved
Cut back overhanging branches of Yew tree

Daltons Farm, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
TM/17/01202/TNCA
TG1 – Beech x 3 – Fell and TG2 – Poplar x 3 – Fell. The tree works are proposed to stop the influence of the tree(s) on the soil below building foundation level and provide long term stability

Land North Of Golding Hop Cold Store, Bewley Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0PS
TM/17/03118/FL
Agricultural building for storage of fruit bins

Golding Orchard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
TM/16/02875/TNCA
T1 2x Leylandii to fell both

The Ingle, School Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QD
TM/17/03326/TNCA
T1 Ash – remove as this tree has outgrown its surroundings and is now interfering with both the owners and neighbours property

Lavender Cottage, Church Hill, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QB
TM/16/03233/TNCA
Acer (maple) – canopy needs reducing to keep it away from windows and house.

Malling Well House, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QL
TM/15/04003/TNCA
T1 – Oak tree in the rear garden- Section fell and remove stump with the use of a stump grinder. Situated directly underneath high voltage power cables. This tree is regularly cut back by the power network and as a result, has had its main leader removed. T2 – 2x Conifers- Section fell, leaving stumps as low as possible. These trees are very close to the property and drainage and offer no real value to the property

Old Graingers, Plaxtol Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0PZ
TM/17/03130/TNCA
Reduce Silver Birch and Cedar tree by 20%

Old Orchard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
TM/16/03359/TNCA
Silver Birch – Section fell, tree is showing signs of bleeding canker and is in poor health in the upper crown

Old Orchard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
TM/17/03313/TNCA
T1 & T2 – 2x Silver Birch – remove as these trees are in decline due to bleeding canker and honey fungus

Plaxtol Vineyard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QF
TM/17/03148/TNCA
T2 to reduce Alder by 6m

Ruffetts, School Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QD
TM/17/03327/TNCA
T1 Ash- remove as the tree has outgrown its surroundings and is now interfering with the owners and neighbours properties

The Rustlings, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QQ
TM/17/03067/TNCA
T1 Eucalyptus – crown reduction to previous pollard points and reduce back house side and neighbours growth, T2 Whitebeam – fell to ground level, G1 Trees to the left of the above and inbetween the Maple and Cherry – reduce height to match the Maple, G2 2no Hawthorn – cut back overhang to boundary, G3 4no trees – reduce height of trees by 1 metre starting at the Cypress and working down the fenceline, T3 Whitebeam – crown reduction of 1 metre, G4 Hornbeams – cut back to boundary and G5 2no Dwarf Conifers – reduce height by approximately 2-3 ft

St Michaels Cottage, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QF
TM/17/03123/TNCA
Fell large Hollyoak to the front of St Michael’s Cottage, will plant alternative trees subject to discussion with TMBC

Tree House, Yopps Green, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0PY
TM/17/00411/TNCA
T1, Cercis siliquastrum – Reduce by 30%, T2, Holly – reduce by 50% and T3, Holly – reduce by 50%