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The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995

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B.1    Development not permitted

Development is not permitted by Class B if—

(a)any part of the dwellinghouse would, as a result of the works, exceed the height of the highest part of the existing roof;

(b)any part of the dwellinghouse would, as a result of the works, extend beyond the plane of any existing roof slope which fronts any highway;

(c)it would increase the cubic content of the dwellinghouse by more than 40 cubic metres, in the case of a terrace house, or 50 cubic metres in any other case;

(d)the cubic content of the resulting building would exceed the cubic content of the original dwellinghouse—

(i)in the case of a terrace house by more than 50 cubic metres or 10%, whichever is the greater,

(ii)in any other case, by more than 70 cubic metres or 15%, whichever is the greater, or

(iii)in any case, by more than 115 cubic metres; or

(e)the dwellinghouse is on article 1(5) land.

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