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Planning Committee Meeting Minutes 6 April 2016

Written by Lesley Dixon-Chatfield. Posted in Planning Committee Minutes


Minutes of the Planning Committee Meeting held in the Town Hall, Town Hall, Bideford on Wednesday 6 April 2016 at  6.00pm

PRESENT:   

North Ward:   
Councillor P Christie
Councillor P Pester (Town Mayor)
               
South Ward:
Councillor R Wootton

South Ward
(Outer):   
Councillor D Howell

               
IN ATTENDANCE:   
Mrs Lesley Dixon-Chatfield, Assistant to the Town Clerk
                   
093   APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE

None received
                   
094   DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

No declarations of interest were made at this point                   

095   PUBLIC PARTICIPATION SESSION

No members of the public were present
                   
096   MINUTES

The Minutes of the Meeting held on 16 March 2016 were approved and signed as a correct record.

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)
                   
097   PLANNING APPLICATIONS

a.    Application No: 1/0126/2016/FUL: Loft conversion and single storey extension. Lower Hilden, Northdown Road, Bideford.  Applicant: Mrs A Haybrittle (same address). Agent: Bude Architectural Design, Bude. (Date received: 11 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Pester, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

b.    Application No: 1/0222/2016/FUL: Proposed single storey extension to front of property to provide entrance lobby and ground floor cloakroom.  13 Sentry Corner, Bideford, EX39 4BW. Applicant: Mr C Leach (same address). Agent: Cadworks, Bideford. (Date received:  11 Mar 2016).

Proposed by Councillor Howell, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

c.    Application No: 1/0215/2016/FUL: Variation of condition 2 of planning application 1/0427/2014/FUL (plans condition) amended design of rear dormer window. 36, Middleton Road, Bideford EX39 3LU. Applicant:  Mr W Clifton (same address). Agent: Steve Clements, Instow. (Date received:  16 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Wootton, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

d.    Application No: 1/0224/2016/FUL: Renovations  including the removal of the existing garage and replacement with a two storey extension.  Mystique Cottage, Graynfylde Drive, Bideford. Applicant: Ms S Kessler (same address). Agent: AHA Architectural Design, Torrington. (Date received: 16 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Pester, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the applicaton is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

e.    Application No: 1/0220/2016/ADV:  The display of four signs. Land adjacent to Clovelly Road, Bideford. Applicant: Aldi Stores Ltd., c/o Agent, Planning Potential, 13-14, Orchard Street, Bristol, BS1 5EH. Agent: Planning Potential, Bristol. (Date received: 18 Mar 2016).

Proposed by Councillor Wootton, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

f.    Application No:  1/0051/2016/FUL: Extension to rear of property. 26, Westcombe Lane, Bideford, Devon, EX39 3JQ. Applicant:  Mr S Rogers (same address). Agent: Mr A Taylor, Monkleigh. (Date received: 18 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Wootton, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

g.    Application No: 1/0065/2016/FUL: Retrospective extended existing raised deck area at the rear of back sloped garden.  11, Ian Hay Close, Bideford, EX39 4RL. Applicant:  Ms S Kitto (same address). Agent: None supplied. (Date received: 23 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Howell, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved

 (Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)

h.    Application No: 1/0111/2016/OUTM: Construction of up to 76 dwellings together with associated parking, roads, sewers, children's play area and access (re-submission of 1/1162/2013/OUTM). Land East And West Of Manteo Way, East The Water, Bideford.  Applicant:  Mr K Pyne, M Baker Property Services c/o Agent: C2C Planning Consultants, Baring House, Baring Crescent, Exeter EX1 1TL.  Agent: C2C Planning Consultants, Exeter. (Date received: 30 Mar 16).

Proposed by Councillor Howell, seconded and

RESOLVED: That the application is approved in principle but that the base plan supplied suggests that the applicant owns a section of Mines Road and that it could become a “rat run” if opened up.

(Vote – For: 4, Against: 0)
                   
098    TO CONSIDER AND RESPOND TO AN APPLICATION TO NAME AND
NUMBER A NEW STREET

Members had received a response to their suggestion for the naming of the 28 dwellings on the Bideford Infirmary site as Newborn Place.  The developers have further asked for consideration of:
a.  Sycamore Rise
b.  Sycamore Place

Members considered that they would reject the developer’s suggestions as somewhat bland and wished to adhere to their original “Newborn Place” as it had local distinctiveness.
                   
099    PLANNING AUTHORITIES UPDATE BY CLERK

Members noted the decisions received from Torridge District Council since the last
meeting.
                   
The business of the Meeting having been completed, the Chairman thanked the Members for their attendance and the Meeting concluded at 6.35 pm.

 

 

 

 

 

 


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