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Alteration to existing loft conversion

Discussion in 'Building Regulations and Planning Permission' started by leej90, 13 Mar 2021.

  1. leej90

    leej90

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    Hello

    I have just moved into a house that has had a loft conversion completed in 2009, all signed off by control.

    The current loft conversion is one large room with partial wall through the middle with an en-suite. The previous owner left plans for their original intention of having the loft split as 2 bedroom with one en-suite.

    I am intending to split the room where the existing partial wall is with a stud wall with insulation and fire rated board. Create a new door way using a firedoor etc. This will create the 2 seperate bedrooms and one en-suite.

    Would this be breaching any building regs if i were to do this?

    Thanks
     
  2. frutbunn

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    No, but the work will require a B Reg application.
     
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  4. ^woody^

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    ^^ but it's not a change of use. o_O
     
  5. frutbunn

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    Still can't grasp the the difference between a change of use and a material alteration.
     
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