Photo of a contemporary bedroom in Kent with white walls, carpet and no fireplace.
Can I convert the loft?
“Loft extensions that solely use the space within the existing roof do not normally require a planning application,” says Geoff. “This is great when creating a rooflight extension that could be classed as a bedroom, as long as building regulations approval has been obtained.”
But it is also possible to extend your loft space under permitted development if you keep within certain limitations. “You can build a loft conversion to a volume of up to 40 cubic metres for terra - juliebutterworth