This is good so good you wont need planning permission
Remember just how much of your rear garden you can concrete over.
Threat of earthquakes need not preclude permitted development
In rare event planning permission is needed the better buildings commission has some advice for your front garden
Beds in cowsheds – not a problem – but check those pesky rules about dutch barns
Make sure you meet minimum parking standards
But make sure you protect the Green Belt (reproduced with permission from the Daily telegraph Green Belt Library)