Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee &, Planning Committee
Thursday, 18th June, 2020 6.00 pm

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Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
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Items
No. Item

117/20

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 224 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 4 June 2020 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 4 June 2020 be signed as a correct record.

 

118/20

Disclosure of Interest

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.

Minutes:

There were no disclosures of a pecuniary interest not already registered.

 

119/20

Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.

Minutes:

There was none.

120/20

Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:

 

There are none.

Minutes:

There were none.

121/20

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 148 KB

To consider the accompanying reports by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:

 

Additional documents:

122/20

20/00665/FUL 71-73 Pampisford Road, Purley, CR8 2NJ pdf icon PDF 105 KB

Demolition of existing dwellings (two); erection of a four storey residential development with top floor inset comprising 23 flats; provision of new access and 12 parking spaces, refuse and recycling stores, secure cycle parking and communal landscaped amenity space.

 

Ward: Purley

Recommendation: Refuse permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of existing dwellings (two); erection of a four storey residential development with top floor inset comprising 23 flats; provision of new access and 12 parking spaces, refuse and recycling stores, secure cycle parking and communal landscaped amenity space.

 

Ward: Purley

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Simon Grainger, the applicant’s agent, provided a written statement in support of the application. This was read out by the committee clerk.

 

The Committee deliberated on the application presentation heard before them having heard all the speakers who addressed the Committee, and in turn addressed their view on the matter.

 

The substantive motion to REFUSE the application based on the officer’s recommendation was taken to the vote having been proposed by Councillor Jason Perry. This was seconded by Councillor Ian Parker.

 

The substantive motion was carried with all five Members unanimous voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to REFUSE the application for the development of 71-73 Pampisford Road, Purley, CR8 2NJ.

 

123/20

19/04216/FUL 1 Higher Drive, Purley, CR8 2HP pdf icon PDF 119 KB

Demolition of existing detached house and erection of block of 9 residential flats with associated parking and landscaping.

 

Ward:Purley and Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of existing detached house and erection of block of 9 residential flats with associated parking and landscaping.

 

Ward: Purley and Woodcote

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Paul Morrish, the applicant’s agent, provided a written statement in support of the application. This was read out by the committee clerk.

 

Councillor Simon Brew addressed the Committee, in his capacity as Ward Councillor, and expressed his concern for the application.

 

The Committee deliberated on the application presentation heard before them having heard all the speakers who addressed the Committee, and in turn addressed their view on the matter.

 

The substantive motion to GRANT the application based on the officer’s recommendation was taken to the vote having been proposed by Councillor Felicity Flynn. This was seconded by Councillor Joy Prince.

 

The substantive motion was carried with three Members voting in favour and two Members voting against.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 1 Higher Drive, Purley, CR8 2HP.

 

124/20

Items referred by Planning Sub-Committee

To consider any item(s) referred by a previous meeting of the Planning Sub-Committee to this Committee for consideration and determination:

 

There are none.

Minutes:

There were none.

125/20

Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 104 KB

To consider the accompanying report by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:

126/20

Weekly Planning Decisions pdf icon PDF 91 KB

This report provides a list of cases determined (since the last Planning Committee) providing details of the site and description of development (by Ward), whether the case was determined by officers under delegated powers or by Planning Committee/Sub Committee and the outcome (refusal/approval).

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The report was received for information.