Bobbin House, Whitefriars, Back Lane, Blakeney, Norfolk, NR25 7NR, England

Bobbin House, Whitefriars, Back Lane, Blakeney, NR25 7NR

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Welcome to Bobbin House Selfbuild

We moved in during November 2011! We have now been in over a year and despite doing a lot of work there still things to finish.

Planning Approval was granted on 10 February 2009, almost eight months after initially submitting our planning application and one year to the day since we completed the purchase of the plot.

On 2 May 2009 we received confirmation of the house name. We had requested it to be Bobbin House. Bobbin is the maiden name of Hilary's Mother. Hilary's Grandfather was born in Barmer (near Syderstone), Norfolk so it acts as a link both to family and Norfolk.

The planning reference at North Norfolk District Council is PLA/20080946.

The Landranger reference for the site is TG031441 which should be 52° 57'.18N, 01° 01'.18E. This is grid reference 603018,344037.

Bobbin House June 2011
House Location Approved Plans Drawings Approval Pictures
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Approved Plan (Rev. D)

Site Section (Revision A)

Site Plan (Existing)



Working Drawings
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Door Schedule

Window Schedule

Decision notice

Building Regs Approval Notice

Plot, Plans and Diary
General Information VAT Efficiency



NNDC Design Guide
12/08 (very large)

Old NNDC Design Guide (very large)

Practice Note APN12
entitled "Through the Trees to Development"



VAT Notice 708 Buildings and Construcion
(as of 8-5-09)

VAT Notice 431NB VAT Refunds for DIY Builder For New Houses (Notes & Claim Form)
(as of 28-11-09)

SAP Design Final Worksheet

Predicted Energy Assessment

L1A 2006 Checklist

Protected Species Survey Report
This report shows which trees are to be removed

Trial Hole Report
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Old Maps


Government Planning Portal

Green Building Forum





The following reports were provided by the British Geological Survey

Water Prognosis Report (large)

Ground Source Heat Pump (Basic)

Tree Protection Statement

Tree Protection Ground Plan


BT OpenReach Builders Guide
(as of 27-4-09)

3D Renders

Working Drawings



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