Swan Inn Planning Application

The new management of The Swan Inn have submitted a planning application ahead of reopening as a pub later this year. The plans can be viewed online here SDNP/23/02028/FUL | Demolition of modern extension to stables, metal fire escape and construction of single storey rear extension, internal alterations, insertion of dormer in rear roof plane and external alterations. | The Swan Inn Lower Street Fittleworth West Sussex RH20 1EN (

The Swan Inn will be hosting a drop-in event for residents on Wednesday 5th July, from 5.30pm to 7.30pm.

Fittleworth Parish Council Planning Committee will discuss the planning application at their meeting on Thursday 6th July, 7pm, in the Village Hall, before submitting their comments to the SDNP Planning Team. Residents are welcome to attend.

Residents can submit comments via the SDNP website, or by post to SDNPA, South Downs Centre, North Street, Midhurst, West Sussex, GU29 9DH or by emailing

Please note that although it says that you can email SDNP about the plans up until the 28th June, this has been extended so you will be able to post comments after the event on the 5th July.