Agenda and draft minutes

Planning Committee
Wednesday, 11th March, 2020 6.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber. View directions

Contact: Liz Hornby 

Items
No. Item

127.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting

To confirm the Minutes of the meeting of the Planning Committee held on 12 February 2020 (attached).

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

RESOLVED: That the minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 12 February 2020 be approved as a true record and signed by the Chairman.

 

128.

Declarations of Interest

To receive any disclosure of disclosable pecuniary interests by Members relating to items on the agenda. If any Member is uncertain as to whether an interest should be disclosed, he or she is asked if possible to contact the District Solicitor prior to the meeting.

Members are reminded that if they are declaring an interest, they should state the nature of that interest whether or not they are required to withdraw from the meeting.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

 

129.

Planning Applications

Minutes:

RESOLVED: that the reports be received and the recommendations contained in the reports, as amended by the update sheet where appropriate, be adopted, subject to any deletions, updates or alterations set out in the minutes below.

 

130.

19/05794/R9FUL - Part of Disused Railway, Bassetsbury Lane, High Wycombe

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Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion to approve the application.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be approved.

 

The Committee was addressed by Councillor R Farmer, the local Ward Member.

 

The Committee was addressed by Mr Trevor Snaith in objection and Mr Robert Turner of RJ Turner Associates on behalf of the applicant.

131.

19/07193/FUL - Hill View Farm, Moreton Road, High Wycombe

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Minutes:

After noting the Update and a full debate, Members voted in favour of the motion to refuse the application.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be refused.

 

The Committee was addressed by Councillor C Harriss, the local Ward Member.

 

The Committee was addressed by Mr Stephen Humpston in objection and Mr Ken Dijksman of Dijksman Planning UK LLP on behalf of the applicant.

 

132.

19/07233/FUL - 144-146 Kingsmead Road, High Wycombe, HP11 1JB

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Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion to approve the application.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be approved.

 

The Committee was addressed by Mr A James in objection.

133.

19/07324/FUL - 14 Woodside Close, Loudwater, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1JP

Supporting documents:

Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion to approve the application subject to the inclusion of a condition requiring a plan showing three car parking spaces and the landscaping of the remaining front garden area to be submitted to and approved in writing by the local planning authority, and that the parking spaces shall not thereafter be used for any other purpose.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be approved.

 

The Committee was addressed by Ms Nancy Smith in objection, Parish Councillor Alec Baron of Chepping Wycombe Parish Council) in objection and Ms Laura Luckett, the applicant.

134.

19/07335/FUL - The Junction, 551 London Road, High Wycombe, HP11 1ET

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Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion to approve the application.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be approved.

 

The Committee was addressed by Councillor R Farmer, the local Ward Member.

 

The Committee was addressed by Mr Trevor Snaith in objection and Mr Ben Pope of Boyer Planning on behalf of the applicant.

135.

19/07600/FUL - Sir William Borlases Grammar School, West Street, Marlow, SL7 2BR

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Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion to approve the application.

 

            RESOLVED: that the application be approved.

 

The Committee was addressed by Councillor A Collingwood, the local Ward Member.

136.

19/07850/FUL - 2A Aries House, Straight Bit, Flackwell Heath, HP10 9NB

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Minutes:

Members voted in favour of the motion that they were minded to grant permission, subject to the approval of an appropriate drainage strategy by the Local Lead Flood Authority.

 

RESOLVED: that the Head of Planning and Sustainability be given delegated authority to grant Conditional Permission, once the approval of the Local Lead Flood Authority had been received, or to refuse planning permission if the approval of the Local Lead Flood Authority could not be secured.

 

The Committee was addressed by Councillors J Savage and D Johncock, the local Ward Members.

 

The Committee was addressed by Parish Councillor Alec Baron of Chepping Wycombe Parish Council in objection and Mr James Capel, the applicant.

137.

Pre-Planning Committee Training / Information Session

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Minutes:

Members noted that no pre-committee training/information session was scheduled prior to the April Committee. If there was business for the meeting, it would commence at 6.30pm.

 

Members noted that the April committee would be named Interim Wycombe Area Planning Committee and would be held on 15 April 2020.

 

Members also noted that the Planning meeting which would be held after the May elections, was scheduled for Tuesday 23 June 2020 at 6.30pm. This would be the first West Buckinghamshire Area Planning Committee to be held under the requirements of the new Buckinghamshire Council constitution.

 

138.

Appointment of Members for Site Visits

To appoint Members to undertake site visits on Tuesday 14 April 2020 should the need arise.

Minutes:

RESOLVED: That in the event that it was necessary to arrange site visits on Tuesday 14 April 2020 in respect of the agenda for the meeting on Wednesday 15 April 2020, the following Members be invited to attend with the relevant local Members:

 

Councillors: Mrs J A Adey, Ms A Baughan, C B Harriss, D A Johncock, N B Marshall, Mrs C Oliver, N J B Teesdale, P R Turner and C Whitehead.

 

139.

Delegated Action Undertaken by Planning Enforcement Team

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Minutes:

Members noted the Delegated Actions undertaken by the Planning Enforcement Team.

 

140.

File on Actions Taken under Delegated Authority

Submission of the file of actions taken under delegated powers since the previous meeting.

Minutes:

The file on actions taken under delegated authority since the previous meeting was circulated for the Committee’s attention.