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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    north west facing garden, what difference does that make?
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    The builders saying tho that the parapet is only 2 bricks so it cold only come down that much without removing the roof!
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    Enforcement have said they want a minimum of 4/5 bricks off which means removing the roof entirely. The roof is felted, roof light fitted, essentially finished.New plans have gone in taking off 2 bricks after a conversation with a planning consultant. Neighbour is opposing plans saying they have...
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    Thank you for all your comments. What I dont understand is, that if the builder has built something that is not on ANY drawings.... how can the architectural technician be liable! Surely he's built what he wants without looking at the drawings! Even if they were different between planning &...
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    The original extension was approved, but it was built too high! And yes neighbours light is severely affected due to additional height. Builder did not discuss changes, just said he was building to structural drawings!
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    The builder had both sets of drawings. He had them 5 months before the build began and asked no questions
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    He built the overall floor plan to the building regs drawings, but then the roof, he used the structural engineers timber size (200mm instead of 145 as shown on Regs drawings!) and just built the parapet on top of that!
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    Architect or Builder issue? with planning enforcement issue? Any help welcome.

    So we applied for planning permission for a flat roofed, single storey extension, the neighbour to one side opposed it but planning was given. The builder has now built it 8 bricks higher than the approve planning permission and now it is in the hands of enforcement, who are saying they want it...
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