Date: Fri 08 Sep 2023

Care home application for Grasshopper Inn

A planning application has been submitted for a 64 bed care home to be built on the site of the Grasshopper Inn on the A25 near Westerham.

The building has become increasingly run down over the past few years as various planning proposals for redevelopment have stalled. It is not listed but the site is in the Green Belt and the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

Details of the current application, number 2023/938, can be read on Tandridge District Council’s website on this link click here (select application reference and type in the number).

Comments on the proposal can be made via the form on the webpage or by emailing them to or by sending them to the Planning Department, 8 Station Rd East, Oxted, RH8 0BT. Please include the application number and your name and address.