Residential Development 

Planning Applications and Architectural Design for New Homes, Housing Sites, Self Build & Extensions

Fytche-Taylor have considerable experience in preparing planning applications for all types of housing development, from bespoke individual homes through to major residential sites. 

Whilst we are based in Lincolnshire, we are active across the UK, working with clients to deliver high quality attractive new housing projects.  Our services include site appraisals, layout design, sketch schemes and full architectural plans, planning application preparation - plus we coordinate all other technical reports necessary for your application . 

You are in safe hands using our planning and design services - we are highly recommended by our clients and proud to have achieved an unrivalled success rate in gaining planning permission.  So, whatever the size of your project, and wherever you are based, our first class team of highly experienced planning consultants and architectural experts will work with you to get your building project off to the best possible start.

Unlock your site's development potential – if you’re not sure where to start or would just like to understand more about the planning potential of your land – that’s fine too! We're here to provide the support you need to get the best solution for your site. 

Support for all forms of residential planning applications from Fytche-Taylor Planning - including major residential sites
Bespoke design for individual seld build homes from Fytche-Taylor Planning - including plot sales and support for self-builders

We understand the needs of our clients like no other local consultants, because in addition to providing planning and architecture services, Fytche-Taylor are ourselves a registered property developer with over 30 years of construction experience between us, having designed and built award-winning exclusive individual family homes and luxury housing developments.  

Our in-house services include architectural design and making planning applications for all residential projects, including:

  • Full Architectural Design for New Build Homes, Major residential sites and small developments 
  • Site Appraisals - we can assess all your options to maximise your developable space
  • Planning Applications - full preparation of Outline, Full Planning or Reserved Matters Applications
  • Domestic Extensions - Everything you need from advice and design, to handling planning applications and building regulations
  • Building Plans & Construction Drawings - Architectural Plans, Measured Building Surveys, Concept Design 
  • Infill and backland developments - finding innovative solutions to maximise your land values and create building plots
  • Greenbelt, AONB or protected sites - we can advise you what is possible
  • Heritage Assessments, Listed Buildings, Conservation Areas
  • Site surveys and marking out
  • Conversion of outbuildings and the Change of Use 
  • Barn Conversions - click here for more on Barn Conversions.
  • Class Q (sometimes called Part Q) Agricultural to Residential - Using the permitted development rights to create bespoke character homes.
  • Allocated Development Sites
  • Public Consultations and Community Support Workshops (where required)
  • Rural Developments
  • Affordable Housing Schemes and Exceptions Sites - starter homes and rural exceptions
  • All Other Building Work - Garages, Sunrooms, Porch, Renovations, Barn or Loft Conversions - full design including all plans for planning applications and tender purposes (to obtain quotes from builders etc). 
  • Building regulation compliance and assistance with Building Control applications. 
  • EPC, Energy Statements, SAP Calculations

Contact Us for assistance Call 01522 581383 or email [email protected]

Why us?  We are proud to have achieved a solid reputation for successfully obtaining planning permission for a broad range of developments, ranging from bespoke individual properties, conversions and extensions through to some of the region’s largest new housing developments and regeneration projects. 

Already Appointed an Architect? We can produce all plans in-house but if you have an architect on board for your project already or have previously had and architect create your building plans and simply want our input to lead on the planning side of things, that's fine too. We have a good relationship with a range of local architect’s practices and have worked collaboratively with many of them to deliver a variety of exemplary and exciting projects.

Aside from the plans, we also work with leading technical consultants that specialise in advising on matters such as drainage, structural engineering, heritage and ecology.  Again, all of this (including appointing them on your behalf) is managed by us, ensuring that you receive the right quality, time and cost control for your project. Our aim is to be here to add value to make any project come to life and be an enjoyable experience.

We look forward to hearing about your plans, and discussing how we can turn them into a reality.

"Very pleased with works undertaken. Would highly recommend for planning consultancy services"

Ryan Watson, 5*Google Review

Examples of our recent residential and new-build housing projects...

Plans approved for a substantial new self-build family home in Sudbrooke near Lincoln

Major Residential Development - 15 New Homes Approved in Market Rasen. 

After almost a year in the making and with an incredibly detailed planning application prepared by Fytche-Taylor Planning, we are delighted to have secured outline planning permission for our clients Ainsworth Homes for a low-density scheme of 15 new houses in Market Rasen.  

Read more here...

Manor Farm Scampton - New Homes Approved

3 New Homes Approved in Scampton, Lincoln

We are delighted to announce that we have secured full planning permission on behalf of our clients Millcroft Development Ltd for a stunning new development comprising 3 new bespoke-design family homes in the popular village of Scampton.

The planning application followed an extensive community consultation carried out during summer 2022 that saw the proposals gain significant public support.  Read More...

Planning permissions approved, project updates and latest news from Fytche-Taylor Planning – planning consultants for Lincoln and Lincolnshire

Planning Approved for 5 new Homes!  "An excellent experience throughout. I would highly recommend Fytche-Taylor Planning for any planning related services".

See how we achieved planning permission for 5 dwellings in Torksey Lock near Lincoln - and totally surpassed our clients expectations! Read More

Planning Permission Granted for new 4 bed property in the Raithby Conservation Area.  Raithby nr Spilsby, Lincolnshire

Raithby nr Spilsby | Lincolnshire
Planning Permission Granted for new 4 bed property in the Raithby Conservation Area.

Our latest planning success sees permission approved for a stunning, bespoke detached family home in the heart of the picturesque village of Raithby, near Spilsby in Lincolnshire, a short distance from the Lincolnshire Wolds. See more

Planning permissions approved, project updates and latest news from Fytche-Taylor Planning – planning consultants for Lincoln and Lincolnshire

View a selection of our other projects, including residential planning applications, new build homes and change of use developments here.

"We have used Fytche-Taylor planning for a number of queries and issues we have come across in planning. I always find him to be thorough and quick in his responses, he goes above and beyond in helping try to resolve planning problems and I trust the advice given completely"

Lucy Truelove, 5*Google Review