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 –
George Brown

Current Planning Applications

Bourne Cottage, Dux Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0RB
TM/14/03635/FL, TM/14/03636/LB
Remove windows from master bedroom and insert new pair of glazed doors and windows. Remove wall in kitchen and first floor landing

4 Browns Cottages, Roughway Lane, Plaxtol, Tonbridge, Kent TN11 9SL – Approved
Demolition of an existing garage outbuilding within the curtilage of an existing dwelling house and the construction of a replacement garage outbuilding with integrated office, WC, utility, store and first floor multi-purpose room

Daltons Farm, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
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

Fairlawne, Tonbridge Road, Shipbourne, Tonbridge, Kent TN11 9PT
Listed Building Application: Replacement of seven north facing sash windows and gantry repairs at the real tennis court

Golding Orchard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
T1 2x Leylandii to fell both

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

Little Mead, Roughway Lane, Plaxtol, Tonbridge, Kent TN11 9SH
TM/17/00896/FL – Approved
Demolition of existing house and ancillary buildings. Construction of new house and detached garage

Malling Well House, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QL
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 Orchard, The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QG
Silver Birch – Section fell, tree is showing signs of bleeding canker and is in poor health in the upper crown

Old Graingers, Plaxtol Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0PZ
G1 – Reduce mixed ancient hedgerow by 30% and cut back branches overhanging stables

1 Old Soar Cottages, Old Soar Road, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QX
Proposed cart barn to rear garden

3 St Hildas, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0QN
Demolition of existing outbuildings, erection of 3 bed detached dwelling with associated parking and landscaping

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