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Limited Company | www.durrantsbuildingconsultancy.com

Building Consultancy
Pump Hill House
2B Market Hill
IP22 4JZ

Telephone: 01379646604
Mobile: 07557 687893
Contact: Mr Hamish Lampp

Email: hamish.lampp@durrants.com

Website: www.durrantsbuildingconsultancy.com


Building Consultancy
Pump Hill House
2B Market Hill
IP22 4JZ

Telephone: 01379646604
Mobile: 07557 687893
Contact: Mr Hamish Lampp

Email: hamish.lampp@durrants.com

Mr Hamish Lampp BA MREP MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Mr John Roberts BA (Arch) Dip Arch RIBA  [ E-mail ]

Mr Trevor Musk MRICS  [ E-mail ]


Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, Development Applications, Development Viabilities, Farms, Planning & Development, Small Holdings


Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Car Parking / Access, Change of Use, Enforcement, Extensions / Alterations of Premises, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises, Offices, Working from Home


Architecture, Design Layout, Masterplanning, Urban Design


Appeals, Investigation


Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Car Parking, Code for Sustainable Homes, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Residential Developments, Viability Assessments


Heavy Industry, Light Industry, Site Design Layout

Local & Strategic Planning

Development Briefs


Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds, Change of Use, Out of Town Sites, Shops, Site Design Layout, Town Centres

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      7
Total Professional Staff      5
Chartered Town Planners      1
Architects      2
Chartered Surveyors      1

Durrants Building Consultancy

A department of George Durrant and Sons Ltd, we provide town planning, architectural design, building surveying and on-site management services throughout Norfolk and Suffolk. Based in the market town of Diss, our team of chartered planners, architects and surveyors deliver quality outcomes for domestic and commercial clients. From concept to completion, we manage all stages of the development process.


We have a proven track record of securing planning approvals for a wide range of developments in the residential, commercial and industrial sectors. We have an excellent working knowledge of how Council Planning Departments operate and use our extensive network of contacts with Planners and Conservation Officers across Norfolk and Suffolk to achieve successful planning outcomes for clients. We specialise in the following planning services:

  • Site Allocations in Local Plans
  • Site Appraisals
  • Planning Applications
  • Conservation Area Advice
  • Listed Building Consents
  • Barn Conversions
  • Residential Conversion of Agricultural Buildings
  • Permitted Development Rights
  • Changes of Use and Signage
  • Holiday Let Conversions
  • Planning Enforcement
  • Lawful Development Certificates
  • Planning Appeals
  • S106 Legal Agreement Negotiations


Our architectural team, led by our RIBA Chartered Architect, offer a complete design service from initial advice to project completion. We have a broad portfolio of work in the residential and commercial sectors with projects in new build, refurbishment, conversions, mixed use and conservation. Projects range from small scale domestic extensions to large scale masterplanned urban developments. Architectural services include:

  • Accessibility Advice
  • Architectural Design
  • Brief Development
  • Building Regulation Drawings
  • Building Regulation Advice
  • Commercial Building Design
  • Commercial Transport Depot Design
  • Community and Sports Centre Design
  • Design Co-ordination
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Interior Design
  • Loft Conversions
  • 2D / 3D Drawings
  • Barn Conversions
  • Residential Building Design
  • Residential Estate Design
  • Commercial Estate Design

Building Surveying

Certified under ISO 9001:2008 and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, we offer a comprehensive range of Building surveying services including:

  • Residential and Commercial Building Surveys
  • RICS Homebuyer Reports
  • Project / Contract Administration
  • Schedules of Condition
  • Schedules of Dilapidations
  • Defect Analysis Reports
  • Specification of Work
  • Landlord and Tenant Advice
  • Fire and Flood Reinstatement
  • Insurance Reinstatement Assessments
  • Party Wall matters