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For those interested in the UK "permitted Development" rules for Outbuildings, that often do not require planning permission, see below for details from the Gov. site.

http://www.planningportal.gov.uk/permission/commonprojects/outbuildings

Outbuildings are considered to be permitted development, not needingplanningpermission, subject to the following limits and conditions:
No outbuilding on land forward of a wall forming the principal elevation.Outbuildings and garages to be single storey with maximum eaves height of 2.5 metres and maximum overall height of four metres with a dual pitched roof or three metres for any other roof.Maximum height of 2.5 metres in the case of a building, enclosure or container  within two metres of a boundary of the curtilage of the dwellinghouse.No verandas, balconies or raised platforms.No more than half the area of land around the "original house"* would be covered by additions or other buildings.In National Parks, the Broads, Areas …