The Neighbourhood Development Plan has been made and is now used in all planning applications. See the Neighbourhood Plan page for details

Much more information, meeting minutes and supporting documentation is available on the dedicated website at:

Current live planning applications are set out below

you may comment on the applications by visiting the South Hams District Council website, clicking on planning then click search for planning application. Please read the guidance for submitting comments and note that all previous comments on applications are not stored by SHDC, each application should be treated on its own merit not on previous applications.

There are four active planning applications in the parish at the moment.

3484/20/FUL For conversion of stone barn to 2 dwellings, For Reachswitch Ltd. Parish council have supported this application

0761/20/OPA For 12 houses in Vicarage park with access through Westentown, For VPL Ltd. The Parish Council have objected to this application.

1568/21/LBC  Listed Building Consent to replace rear and north facing opening windows casements with new double glazed openers to the same shape size and finish as existing windows along with the south facing French doors. Hillside, For Mr and Mrs Tait.

1569/21/LBC Listed building consent to alter existing bathroom, incorporate adjoining bedroom, move hot water cylinder and airing cupboard. hillside For Mr and Mrs Tait.

1570/21/LBC Listed Building Consent to install a new boiler sited in the utility room with flue passing through the side wall and the siting of underground gas storage tank.Hillside, For Mr and Mrs Tait.

17721/21/HHO Householder application for demolition of conservatory, formation of new extension. Roughly Elk, for Mr A Maher.

1773/21/HHO, Householder application for demolition of single storey side extension and detached garage, replacement & landscaping, Britannia cottage, for

decisions have been made on these applications.
1944/18/FUL for a detached dwelling, land near Higher Gabberwell House, For Mr & Mrs Pearson. Revised plan of site now submitted, the Parish council has objected to the re advertised proposal as it does not accord with the emerging neighbourhood plan. This has been refused.

1120/21/HHO for pitched roof conversion on existing garage to provide bedroom and studio.  Greenlands, for Liz Soar. This has been approved.