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Article 4 Directions

Article 4 Directions

An Article 4 direction is used to reduce the scope of permitted development rights either in relation to a particular area or site, or a particular type of development anywhere in the authority’s area. Where an article 4 direction is in effect, a planning application may be required for development that would otherwise have been permitted development.

Article 4 directions are used to control works that could threaten the character of an area of acknowledged importance, such as a conservation area. If you wish to make a representation about an Article 4 direction, that hasn’t yet been confirmed please email

Date Issued Date Confirmed The Address Direction Notice
24 June 2020 Land to the North of Miggs Lane and West of Cricket Grounds, Fernhurst, West Sussex, GU27 3JF Miggs Lane – Article 4 (Confirmed)
2 March 2018 23 August 2018

Land to the west of Mill Lane, Steep, Hampshire, GU32 2DH

(Also known as Mill Meadow Farm Field).

Mill Lane – Article 4 (Confirmed)
September 15 2017 10 March 2018 Land at Shepherds Down, Dundridge Lane Bishops Waltham Hampshire SO32 1GB Article 4 Shepherds Down (Confirmed)
April 18 2017 Land to the South of Dundridge Lane Bishops Waltham Hampshire SO32 1PE Article 4 Dundridge Lane – Confirmed
May 14 2015 October 27 2015 Land at Little Vicarage Farm (Formerly known as “Charellen”) Vicarage Lane Swanmore SO32 2PW

Confirmed Article 4 direction Little Vicarage farm

Article 4 Direction Little Vicarge Farm

December 15 2014 March 23 2015 Land at Wassell Barn Streels Lane, Ebernoe, Petworth, West Sussex GU28 9LD

Confirmed Article 4 direction Wassell Barn

Article 4 Direction Wassell Barn

June 24 2014 September 22 2014 Land at Bere Farm Heath Road Soberton Hampshire SO32 3QH Confirmed Article 4 Direction Bere Farm
Served not stated December 18 2007 Land west of Swan Bridge, London Road, Pulborough ARTicle 4 Land w of Swan Bridge 4043
Served not stated January 27 2003 Land north of the A283, Bramber ARTicle 4 Land N of A283 4039
Served not stated September 26 1997 Amberley Conservation Area ARTicle 4 Amberley Conservation Area 4033
December 14 2009 Not confirmed Danny Parkland off New Way Lane Hurstpierpoint West Sussex PR-01454-ART4_DANNY-PARKLAND_HURSTPIERPOINT_NOT-APPROVED
November 17 2009 Land to the east of Rockpits Lane, Steep Marsh, Petersfield, Hampshire Article 4 – Rockpits Lane Steep Marsh
13 July 2007 Land south west of Pond Cottages, Barrowhill Farm Lane, Ramsdean, Petersfield Article 4 – Barrowhill Farm Lane
September 15 2004 Land at junction of Lovedean Lane and Hinton Daubney Hill, Clanfield, Waterlooville Article 4 – Lane at Lovedean Lane (2)
September 15 2004 Land at junction of Lovedean Lane and Hinton Daubney Hill, Clanfield, Waterlooville Article 4 – Pond Cottages
October 2 2001 Land at junction of Lovedean Lane and Hinton Daubney Hill, Clanfield, Waterlooville Article 4 – Land at Lovedean Lane
December 21 1993 Land at Pigeons Copse, Hillbrow Road, Liss, Hampshire Article 4 – Pigeons Copse
December 8 1993 Land known as the Old Racecourse, Lewes, East Sussex

Site plan Old Racecourse Article 4

Article 4 for Old Racecourse Lewes

January 14 1986 February 20 1986 Land forming part of Southdown Farm Lodge Lane Keymer West Sussex PR-00082-ART4_SOUTHDOWN-FARM_KEYMER
September 11 1984 December 13 1984 Clayton Court Farm and Coldharbour Farm Clayton West Sussex PR-00080-ART4_CLAYTON-COURT-FARM_COLDHARBOUR-FARM_CLAYTON
August 21 1984 November 6 1984 Land at Rushfield Nurseries and adjacent land to the north-east of the A281 Crossways Cottages Poynings West Sussex PR-00079-ART4_RUSHFIELD-NURSERIES_POYNINGS
Not stated Confirmed. Not stated Land adjacent South Lock Barn Cottages, Shoreham Road, Upper Beeding ARTicle 4 Land adj S Lock Barn Cottages 4028
December 4 1973 January 8 1974 Main Farm, Upper Beeding ARTicle 4 Main Farm UBeeding 4005
February 4 1964 October 19 1964 Truleigh Hill, Upper Beeding ARTicle 4 Truleigh Hill 4004



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