Batcheller Monkhouse

NameBatcheller Monkhouse


Batcheller Monkhouse offers a unique constancy service across both urban and rural sectors, specialising in not only Planning and Development, but also valuation, estate management, estate agency and telecoms. Our extensive range of in-house expertise provides as a significant knowledge base to draw from and enables us to deliver comprehensive professional advice.

We have a dedicated Planning and Development team who work closely with all of our other disciplines to ensure that our clients receive the full benefit of this integrated service. Our team comprises professional Town Planners who collectively have many years experience in the field and provide a full planning consultancy service.


These include -

*Planning Applications and Appeals

*Local Plan Representations

*Permitted Development

*Strategic Land Promotion

*Environmental Impact Assessments

*Educational Development

*Occupancy Conditions Removal and Variation


*Expert Witness

*Certificate of Lawfulness

*Legal Agreements including Developer Contributions

*Conservation and Listed Buildings

*Option Agreements and Land Promotion

*Feasibility Studies, Appraisals, Capacity

*Studies including Housing Supply

*Urban and Rural Regeneration

*Project Management

Our Approach

We are problem solvers, taking a proactive but realistic approach, applying our experience and knowledge of the planning process and procedures at both a national and local level to formulate appropriate strategies for securing the most successful outcome for our clients.

Our aim is to understand our client's needs and aspirations and to ensure that these remain at the forefront of our negotiations.

Legal: Public Inquiries

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Briefs

Local & Strategic Planning: Local Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Monitoring

Countryside & Environment: AONB (Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty)

Conservation: Conservation Areas

Conservation: Listed Buildings

Conservation: Rural Conservation

Conservation: Urban Conservation

Agriculture: Agricultural Developments

Agriculture: Barn Conversions

Agriculture: Diversification

Agriculture: Estates

Agriculture: Farms

Agriculture: Horticulture

Agriculture: Liveries

Agriculture: Small Holdings

Business: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Business: Change of Use

Business: Enforcement

Business: Extensions / Alterations of Premises

Business: Lawful Development Certificates

Business: New Premises

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Impact Assessments

Countryside & Environment: Environmental Statements

Countryside & Environment: National Parks

Countryside & Environment: Rural Regeneration

Countryside & Environment: SSSI (Special Sites of Scientific Interest)

Countryside & Environment: Tree Preservation Orders

Economic Development: Marketing

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Public Participation

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Schools / Community Buildings

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Village/Town Appraisals

Neighbourhood & Community Planning: Village Design Statements

Housing: Appeals

Housing: Applications

Housing: Boundaries / Curtilage

Housing: Housing Needs Studies

Housing: Objections

Housing: Residential Developments

Industrial: Heavy Industry

Industrial: Light Industry

Industrial: Pollution (Air, Water, Noise)

Industrial: Service Industry

Industrial: Telecommunications

Industrial: Mobile Phone Masts

Legal: Appeals

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Expert Witness

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Planning Gain

Negotiation & Dispute Resolution: Section 106 Agreements

Local & Strategic Planning: Community Plans

Local & Strategic Planning: Development Plan Representation

Local & Strategic Planning: Greenbelt

Local & Strategic Planning: Sub-regional Planning

Local & Strategic Planning: Transport Plans

Research: Feasibility Studies

Research: Land Availabiltiy Studies

Research: Site Appraisals

Retail: Advertisements / Canopies / Blinds

Retail: Change of Use

Retail: Factory Outlet Centres

Retail: Out of Town Sites

Retail: Shops

Retail: Supermarkets

Retail: Town Centres

Tourism & Leisure: Caravan Parks / Camping Sites

Tourism & Leisure: Cinemas

Tourism & Leisure: Golf Courses

Tourism & Leisure: Guest Houses / B&B

Tourism & Leisure: Fast Food / Take Away Outlets

Tourism & Leisure: Health Clubs

Tourism & Leisure: Hotels

Tourism & Leisure: Playing Fields

Tourism & Leisure: Public Houses

Tourism & Leisure: Restaurants

Tourism & Leisure: Tourism

Urban Regeneration: Brownfield Sites

Urban Regeneration: Compulsory Purchases

Countryside & Environment: Country Parks

Tourism & Leisure: Sport & Recreational Strategies

Economic Development: Funding Advice

Economic Development: Development Strategies

Economic Development: Funding Applications

Agriculture: Option Agreements

Agriculture: Planning & Development

Agriculture: Development Viabilities

Agriculture: Development Applications

Enforcement: Appeals

Enforcement: Remedial Action

Renewable Energy: Solar Power

Local & Strategic Planning: Statements of Community Involvement

Local & Strategic Planning: Core Strategies

Employment: Offices

Countryside & Environment: Green Belt

Local & Strategic Planning: Planning Strategies

Urban Regeneration: Joint Venture Partnerships

Housing: Viability Assessments