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Hawthorns london lane, houghton conquest, bedford mk45 3lr

Reported via desktop in the Trees category anonymously at 14:39, Monday 21 June 2021

Sent to Central Bedfordshire Council less than a minute later. Council ref: 358146.

This property is suffering from subsidence and the identified vegetation has been noted as the cause of damage. We would like to request for this vegetation to be removed to prevent a further damage.

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  • State changed to: Investigating

    Updated by Central Bedfordshire Council at 14:39, Monday 21 June 2021

  • All claims of subsidence relating to Council trees are administered by the Councils Insurance Team. Cases of subsidence are often complex and require a broad range of information to be considered adequately as such. The Council requires the following information to investigate a claim of subsidence:
    ? Description of type of damage
    ? Indication of seasonal movement
    ? Levels and distortion survey
    ? Visual evidence of damage
    ? Depth of foundations demonstrated from excavated trial holes
    ? Analysis of soil type under foundation
    ? Presence and identification of tree roots

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Central Bedfordshire Council at 11:08, Monday 2 August 2021

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