Currently undecided and recently decided planning applications affecting Brightling are shown in the table below.

To view full details of any of these applications (and make comments if you wish), just follow the corresponding link in the “Reference” column.

Please note: any decisions are decisions of Rother District Council, not Brightling Parish Council.

ReferenceLocationProposalStatus
RR/2021/241/PThe Old Stores, Kent Lane, Brightling TN32 5HUProposed dormer window.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2021/139/PGreen Oak Farm, Brightling Road, Brightling TN32 5HBErection of a two storey extension to east side elevation. Extension to existing rear conservatory and front porch.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2021/107/PThe Forge, Brightling Road, Oxleys Green, TN32 5HDRear and side extensions to dwelling.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2021/28/PBank Cottage, Cackle Street, Brightling TN32 5HZVariation of condition 2 imposed on planning permission RR/2019/2358/P to use Ibstock ashford cottage mixture brickwork instead of white painted brick or renderApproved subject to conditions
RR/2020/2475/PColdharbour Farm, Battle Road, Brightling TN21 9LQAlterations to the high voltage (HV) and low voltage (LV) overhead lines at Coldharbour Farm.NO OBJECTION
RR/2020/2255/PTelegraph Point, Coldharbour Farm Estate, Battle Road, TN21 9LQRetention of existing mobile unit for B1a use, allied to existing B1/B8 Premises adjacent – ‘Bloompower’, To include staff parking.Refused by Rother District Council; applicant has appealed
RR/2020/2253/PCackle Street – Land at, Brightling/Battle TN32 5HZAlterations to high voltage (HV) overhead line by installing 2 new 11m poles.NO OBJECTION
RR/2020/1726/PBrightling Place, Brightling Road, Oxleys Green, TN32 5HDSwimming pool and pool house in garden adjacent to house.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2020/1701/PSocknersh Manor, Fontridge Lane, Brightling TN19 7DEDemolition and rebuilding of the outer leaf of the existing south-west external wall.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2020/1702/LSocknersh Manor, Fontridge Lane, Brightling TN19 7DEDemolition and rebuilding of the outer leaf of the existing south-west external wall.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2020/1726/PBrightling Place, Brightling Road, Oxleys Green, TN32 5HDSwimming pool and pool house in garden adjacent to house.Approved subject to conditions
RR/2020/2191/PBaldwins Farm, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LBSection 73A retrospective planning application for the temporary use of the stables tack room for residential accommodation.Undecided
RR/2020/2251/PBaldwins Farm, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LBRetention of the grooms accommodation as residential. (Retrospective)Undecided
RR/2020/2192/PBaldwins Farm, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LBSection 73A retrospective planning application for temporary residential occupation of existing barn/office building.Undecided
RR/2020/2206/PBaldwins Farm, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LBSection 73A retrospective planning application for the erection of garaging to serve Baldwins Farmhouse.Undecided
RR/2020/1407/PTurners Retreat, Battle Road, Dallington, TN21 9LQConversion, extension and alterations to remaining section of concrete barn to form additional residential accommodation. Removal of water tank and erection of a side extension.Undecided
RR/2020/607/P4 Longhouses, Hollingrove Road, Brightling TN32 5HTRemoval of dilapidated timber shed and replacement with oak frame garage/store and formation of new access to existing gate.Undecided
RR/2020/1532/PColdharbour Farm, Battle Road, Brightling TN21 9LQVariation of previous planning permission (RR/2018/480/P) to allow increased height and other changesApproved subject to conditions
RR/2020/464/PBirchin Farm, Cackle Street, Brightling TN32 5HYChange of use/conversion and extension of former agricultural building to holiday accommodation.Undecided
RR/2020/1034/PThe Forge, Brightling Road, Oxleys Green, TN32 5HDProposed sand school.Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2020/1021/PBrowns Oak Cottage, Brickyard Lane, Oxleys Green, TN19 7DLDetached single storey oak framed outbuilding for use as maintenance equipment store and agricultural office.Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2020/1055/PBecket House, Brightling Village, Brightling TN32 5HHRe-build brick garden wall fronting highway and new stone garden wall to north of front garden.Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2020/1056/LBecket House, Brightling Village, Brightling TN32 5HHRe-build brick garden wall fronting highway and new stone garden wall to north of front garden.Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2020/566/PSocknersh Manor, Fontridge Lane, Brightling TN19 7DEInstallation of 7 CCTV columns. (Retrospective)Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2020/599/PFirtree Cottage – Land to the rear of, Netherfield Hill, Netherfield TN33 0QDChange of Use of land for the stationing of 2no mobiles and 2no tourers and associated operational development including widening of access, for residential use by Gypsy & Traveller family. (Retrospective)Refused by Rother District Council; applicant has appealed
RR/2020/526/PBrightling Park, Brightling Village, Brightling TN32 5HHConversion of pump house to holiday let unit.Approved, subject to conditons
RR/2020/251/POld Park Pale, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LDRetrospective planning for garden wall and replacement entrance gates. Wall heights 2m or less when groundworks completed.Approved, subject to conditions
RR/2019/2525/PPark Pale Meadow, Mountfield Lane, Mountfield TN32 5LDRemoval of conditions 6 & 7 imposed on RR/2019/1370/P.Approved on appeal

Older applications may be found by searching on Rother District Council’s planning site.