Article 4 Directions

Totterdown Fields Estate Conservation Area

The Article 4 direction means that the following changes need planning permission:

  1. External alterations to houses which would be visible from the street; i.e. all front elevations and some side and rear elevations; this includes the replacement of windows and doors.
  2. Changes to the roofs of houses; including re-roofing in a different material.
  3. Building porches at the front of the house.
  4. Laying out hard surfaced areas, e.g. for car parking within the front and some side garden areas of houses.
  5. Building walls, fences or gates on front or boundaries, which face a road or footpath.
  6. Demolition of buildings and some front boundaries*.

*(Front boundaries over 1 metre in height).