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Sworders

Limited Company | www.sworders.com

The Gatehouse
Hadham Hall
Little Hadham
Ware
Hertfordshire
SG11 2EB

Telephone: 01279 77 11 88
Fax: 01279 77 11 87
Mobile: 
Contact: Martin Ranner

Other offices in: Rugby, Wells-next-the-sea

Email: martin.ranner@sworders.com

Website: www.sworders.com

Ware

The Gatehouse
Hadham Hall
Little Hadham
Ware
Hertfordshire
SG11 2EB

Telephone: 01279 77 11 88
Fax: 01279 77 11 87
Mobile: 
Contact: Martin Ranner

Email: martin.ranner@sworders.com

Rugby

Bourton Hall
Bourton on Dunsmore
Rugby
CV23 9QZ

Telephone: 01788 435435
Fax: 
Mobile: 
Contact: Toby Haselwood

Email: toby.haselwood@sworders.com

Wells-next-the-sea

11 Holkham Studios
Longlands
Holkham Estate
Wells-next-the-sea
Norfolk
NR23 1SH

Telephone: 01328 854400
Fax: 
Mobile: 
Contact: Martin Ranner

Email: martin.ranner@sworders.com

Martin Ranner BA Hons, PgDip MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

James Salmon BAHons, PgDip MRTPI  [ E-mail ]

Agriculture

Agricultural Developments, Barn Conversions, DEFRA - Consultancy Advice, Development Applications, Development Viabilities, Diversification, Estates, Farms, Horticulture, Liveries, Option Agreements, Planning & Development, Small Holdings

Business

Business and Science Parks, Car Parking / Access, Change of Use, Enforcement, Extensions / Alterations of Premises, Lawful Development Certificates, New Premises, Offices, Working from Home

Conservation

Ancient Monuments, Conservation Areas, Design Layout, Historic Building Restoration, Historic Towns / Sites, Listed Buildings, Rural Conservation, Urban Conservation

Countryside & Environment

AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty), Code for Sustainable Homes, Country Parks, Countryside Access Strategies, Green Belt, National Parks, Renewable Energy Sources, Rights of Way, Rural Regeneration, SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest), Tree Preservation Orders, Wind Farms

Design

Architecture, Characterisation Studies, Crime Prevention Design, Design Layout, Implementation, Masterplanning, Townscape Impact Analysis, Urban Design

Economic Development

Feasibility Studies, Marketing

Enforcement

Appeals, Investigation, Remedial Action

Health Planning

Cemeteries, Crematoriums, Health Centres, Hospices, Nursing Homes

Housing

Affordable Housing, Appeals, Applications, Boundaries / Curtilage, Car Parking, Code for Sustainable Homes, House Extensions, Housing Design Layout, Objections, Residential Developments, Social Housing

Industrial

Light Industry, Minerals / Aggregates / Extraction, Mobile Phone Masts, Service Industry, Site Design Layout, Telecommunications, Waste Disposal

Legal

Appeals, Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning

Area Development Frameworks, Community Plans, Core Strategies, Development Briefs, Development Plan - Viability Assessments, Development Plan Monitoring, Development Plan Representation, Duty to Cooperate, EIP (Examination in Public), Greenbelt, Local Plans, Minerals Local Plans, Planning Strategies, Statements of Community Involvement, Sub-regional Planning, Sustainability Appraisal, Sustainability Statements, Transport Plans, Waste Local Plans

Minerals & Waste

Mineral Local Plans, Minerals/Aggregates Extraction, Waste Local Plans

Renewable Energy

Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass, Solar Power, Wind Power

Retail

Change of Use, Out of Town Sites, Shops, Site Design Layout

Tourism & Leisure

Caravan Parks / Camping Sites, Fast Food / Take Away Outlets, Golf Courses, Guest Houses / B&B, Health Clubs, Hotels, Parks, Playing Fields, Public Houses, Rambling, Restaurants, Swimming Baths, Theme Parks, Tourism, Wildlife Centres / Zoos

Transport

Car Parks, Cycle Ways

Urban Regeneration

Brownfield Sites, Compulsory Purchases, Housing Estate Masterplans, Rural & Village Schemes

Consultancy Profile

Total Staff      17
Total Professional Staff      14
Chartered Town Planners      2
Architects      2
Chartered Surveyors      6

A dynamic Planning Consultancy team of experienced professionals who are committed to providing a first class service to clients tailored to fit their needs and aspirations.

Sworders act for a wide variety of clients, dealing with a diverse portfolio of planning work, including residential, commercial, heritage and rural developments, which range from householder proposals to major development schemes.

Complementing the planning team are an in house architect and CAD Technicians who provide drawing services for both planning and building regulation applications.

Also backed by a team of chartered surveyors, Sworders are not only able to provide clients with up-to-date, well informed planning advice and guidance but are also well placed to advise clients how best planning can help realize the maximum value of their assets.