Welcome to Pure Town Planning

We are Chartered Town Planners, a specialist independent town planning consultancy based in the south of England

Our Services

Initial Advice

Pure Town Planning work best when we are involved from the very outset – and this is where our

Planning Applications

A planning application is no mean undertaking these days and simply getting a planning application registered at the Council can be something

Planning Appeals

The right of appeal is one of the most important features of the planning system and planning appeals form a significant part

Our Team

Matt Annen

Dan Wilden

Neil McKeon

Darryl Howells

Richard Mears

Chris Miell

Jess Glover


Approved: external stairwell and conversion of upper floors to two flats in Southampton

Southampton City Council: Darryl Howells has secured retrospective planning permission for the erection of an enclosed stairwell to facilitate conversion of first and second floors into 2 flats (1x 2-bed, 1x 1-bed) with associated cycle/refuse storage for a site in Bedford Place in Southampton. The applicant first instructed Primmer Olds […]

Approved: demolition of care home and erection of 36 flats in Lower Parkstone, Poole

Borough of Poole: Pure Town Planning are pleased to announce planning permission has been GRANTED for a 36-unit residential development on the corner of Bournemouth Road and Marlborough Road in Poole. The proposal sees the demolition of the existing care home and its replacement with a contemporary 4 storey flatted block […]

Approved: conversion of pub to shop and flats in Harston near Cambridge

South Cambridgeshire District Council: Pure Town Planning have recently secured planning permission for alterations, extensions and change of use of an existing public house (Use Class A4) to a convenience store (Use Class A1) with two flats (Use Class C3) in Harston, a small village near Cambridge. The proposed development, which […]

Approved: certificate of lawfulness for conversion of hotel to holiday lets in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Borough Council: Darryl Howells has secured a Certificate of Lawfulness for a Proposed Use or Development (CLOPUD) for the conversion of a hotel (Use Class C1) to a suite of 14 serviced holiday apartments. Each apartment would comprise a lounge, kitchen, two bedrooms and a bathroom.  The CLOPUD confirms […]

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