Simon Hall

Registered with Property118.com
Monday 21st November 2016


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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 324

Simon Hall

21:44 PM, 26th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Alleged Council Enforcement Officer threatening over the phone?

Reply to the comment left by Harlequin Garden at 26/01/2021 - 15:23
You are right, our condition of indemnity cover is not to alert Council yourself that, you do not have Listed Building consent otherwise this will render our policy void.... Read More

Simon Hall

21:37 PM, 26th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Alleged Council Enforcement Officer threatening over the phone?

Reply to the comment left by Harlequin Garden at 26/01/2021 - 15:23
I have floor plan for HMO. No changes made but general refurb. It is not block of flats it is House Conversion sharing same entrance etc. Council in question appears to think I do need HMO Licence and I have valid Licence in place. (5 Tenants in total). Conversion was not done in line with Building Control approval which then requires HMO Licence (Under Housing Act 2004 Section 257)... Read More

Simon Hall

21:32 PM, 26th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Alleged Council Enforcement Officer threatening over the phone?

Reply to the comment left by Mike W at 26/01/2021 - 17:18
Not really sure what point you are making. As my article is based on factual information not opinion or hypothesis.... Read More

Simon Hall

21:30 PM, 26th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Alleged Council Enforcement Officer threatening over the phone?

Reply to the comment left by RL at 26/01/2021 - 14:42
I suspect he might be busybody as I have not heard anything further. Having looked on English Heritage Website" I find that only an outside building is Grade II Listed (y house) there is no mention of interior of building. The alleged officer claimed at the time of call that, previous owners breach of planning is an inheritance of planning breach.

His lack of knowledge in regards to he failed to differetitate between lack of "Listed Building Consent" and breach of planning reinforces my suspicion that he was planted by some upset neighbours as both planning and listed building consent are 2 different departments.... Read More

Simon Hall

21:24 PM, 26th January 2021
About 3 months ago

Alleged Council Enforcement Officer threatening over the phone?

Reply to the comment left by Bond Housing at 26/01/2021 - 11:33
It is designed for 5 tenants. The Council requires HMO Licence for 5 or more people, regardless of the fact whether they are self contained or not. They are not Block of flats it is a house which is converted into 4 Self Contained Studio Rooms. One Of Studio is larger than others so it can house a couple hence 5 people in 4 studio rooms.... Read More