Agenda item

Schedule of Planning Applications (Agenda item 9)

To consider the Schedule of Planning Applications:

 

Item No

Applicant

Parish

Page No

1

E Howell

Foxley

 

2

Peilamay Properties Ltd

Swaffham

 

3

Mr & Mrs Johnson

Bintree

 

4

Mr & Mrs R Croft

Attleborough

 

5

Mr M McManus

North Lopham

 

6

Mr Stephen Thorley

Old Buckenham

 

7

Norfolk Holdings Ltd

North Tuddenham

 

8

Mr D Brock

North Lopham

 

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the applications be determined as follows:

 

a)    Item 1: Foxley: Old Fakenham Road: Outline application for 18 dwellings with associated gardens, private drives & public open spaces:  Applicant: E Howells & Sons: Reference: 3PL/2017/0116/O

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Chris Hobson, Principal Planning Officer (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings.  A letter of representation from Councillor Bill Borrett had also been received urging the Committee to refuse the application:

 

Ward Representative:                                     Councillor Gordon Bambridge

 

Agent:                                                              Anna Brookman

 

Parish Council Chairman for Bawdeswell:     Bill Cuncliffe

 

Parish Council Chairman for Foxley:             Nicholas Mears

 

DECISION: Members voted 6 x 5 for refusal as recommended.

 

b)    Item 2: Swaffham: Stanfield House, Lynn Road: Construction of 9 dwellings: Applicant: Peilamay Properties Ltd: Reference: 3PL/2017/0314/F

 

Consideration was given to the report presented Debi Sherman, Principal Development Management Planner (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

No representations were made in respect of this application.

 

DECISION: Members voted unanimously for approval as recommended; subject to the conditions as listed in the report.

 

c)    Item 3: Bintree: Church Road: Erection of 3 bedroom single storey dwelling with integral ambulant disabled access annex, carport and garage: Applicant: Mr & Mrs Johnson: Reference: 3PL/2017/0695/F

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Debi Sherman, Principal Development Management Planner (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings. 

 

Ward Representative:                                     Councillor Gordon Bambridge

 

Agent:                                                              David Futter

 

Applicants:                                                      Mr & Mrs Johnson

 

DECISION: Members voted unanimously for approval as recommended; subject to the conditions as listed in the report.

 

d)    Item 4: Attleborough: Still Waters, Long Street: Erection of a single detached two-storey dwelling and garage: Applicants: Mr & Mrs R Croft: Reference: 3PL/2017/0900/F

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Debi Sherman, Principal Development Management Planner (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings. 

 

Ward Representative:                                     Councillor Stephen Askew

 

Agent:                                                             Erica Whettingsteel

 

DECISION: Members voted 10 x 1 for approval contrary to the recommendation; subject to the imposition of conditions relating to:

 

·         Highways

·         materials

·         tree protection; and

·         ecology

 

Officers to be given delegated authority to agree the above and any additional conditions.

 

Reasons: the proposal would make a small contribution to the housing land supply and supported Planning Policy CP14

 

e)    Item 5: North Lopham: 27 The Street: Demolition of two former agricultural barns and replacement with a single storey dwelling: Applicant: Mr M McManus: Reference: 3PL/2017/0909/F

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Chris Hobson, Principal Planning Officer (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings.

 

Ward Representative & Chairman of North Lopham Parish Council:

                                                                       

                                                                        Councillor William Nunn        

 

Agent:                                                              Erica Whettingsteel

                       

DECISION: Members voted unanimously for approval as recommended; subject to the conditions as listed in the report.

 

f)     Item 6: Old Buckenham: College Barn, Cake Street: Conversion and extension of existing ‘hay barn’ to form a single storey residential dwelling: Applicant: Mr Stephen Thorley: Reference: 3PL/2017/0927/F

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Chris Hobson, Principal Planning Officer (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings.

 

Ward Representative:                                     Councillor Adrian Joel

 

Applicant:                                                        Stephen Thorley

 

DECISION: Members voted unanimously for approval as recommended subject to the conditions as listed in the report.

 

g)    Item 7: North Tuddenham: The Lodge Public House, Main Road: Extension of Public House to create village shop, erection of five terraced dwellings, creation of parking areas, new access and landscaping: Applicant: Norfolk Holdings Ltd: Reference: 3PL/2017/0928/F

 

Members had received direct correspondence from the applicant.

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Debbie Sherman, Principal Development Management Planner (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings.

 

Ward Representative:                                    Councillor Gordon Bambridge

 

Parish Council Chairman:                               Jonathon Stapleton

 

Landlady /supporter:                                       Victoria King

 

Agent:                                                              Erica Whettingsteel

 

            DECISION: Members voted 8 x 3 for approval, contrary to the Officer’s          recommendation; subject to the imposition of conditions relating to:

 

·         materials;

·         Highways conditions;

·         parking allocation plan;

·         ecology;

·         tree protection;

·         retention of the use as a shop; and

·         the shop be constructed prior to occupation of the dwellings.

 

Officers to be given delegated authority to agree the above and any additional conditions.

 

            Reasons: the proposal would contribute to the Council’s Five Year Land      Supply and supported Planning Policy CP14.

 

h)    Item 8: North Lopham: The Gables, 7 The Green: Two new dwellings and detached double garages with use of existing access: Applicant: Mr D Brock: Reference: 3PL/2017/0966/O

 

Consideration was given to the report presented by Chris Hobson, Principal Planning Officer (Capita).

 

Members considered the matter and fully explored the details of the application in light of prevailing policies and guidance.

 

Representations were made in respect of the application, in accordance with the Council’s scheme of public speaking at Planning Committee meetings.

 

            Applicant:                                            Mr Brock (to answer questions only)

 

            DECISION: Members voted unanimously for approval as recommended        subject to conditions as listed in the report and to the imposition of the   following additional conditions:

 

·         finished floor levels; and

·         foul & surface water drainage details.

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