Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee
Thursday, 25th October, 2018 8.45 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. View directions

Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email: michelle.gerning@croydon.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

A64/18

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 71 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 4 October 2018 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held Thursday 4 October 2018 be signed as a correct record.

 

A65/18

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.

A66/18

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.

A67/18

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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

 

Additional documents:

A68/18

18/01510/FUL 80 Newlands Road, Norbury, SW16 4SU pdf icon PDF 75 KB

Alterations to front facade and conversion to form 1 x three bedroom flat and 1 x one bedroom flat, cycle storage and refuse store.

 

Ward: Norbury

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Alterations to front facade and conversion to form 1 x three bedroom flat and 1 x one bedroom flat, cycle storage and refuse store.

 

Ward: Norbury

 

Details of the planning application was presented by the officers and officers responded to questions and clarifications.

 

Sean Creighton spoke against the application.

Councillor Maggie Mansell, Ward Councillor, spoke against the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application. Councillor Fraser seconded the motion.

 

The motion of approval was put forward to the vote and was carried with all five Members unanimously voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application of the development of 80 Newlands Road, Norbury, SW16 4SU.

 

A69/18

18/03670/FUL Unit 8 Block B 15 Whitestone Way pdf icon PDF 260 KB

Installation of air vents to the front elevation.

 

Ward: Waddon

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Installation of air vents to the front elevation.

 

Ward: Waddon

 

Details of the planning application was presented by the officers with no clarifications.

 

Tom Beard spoke in support of the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application. Councillor Fraser seconded the motion.

 

The motion of approval was put forward to the vote and was carried with all five Members unanimously voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application of the development of Unit 8 Block B 15 Whitestone Way

A70/18

18/03746/FUL Land Adjoining 1 Sherlock Close, SW16 4BF pdf icon PDF 201 KB

Erection of two storey building with accommodation in roof space to provide 1x2 and 2x1 bedroom flats and associated bicycle and cycle storage.

 

Ward: Norbury and Pollards Hill

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Erection of two storey building with accommodation in roof space to provide 1x2 and 2x1 bedroom flats and associated bicycle and cycle storage.

 

Ward: Norbury and Pollards Hill

 

Details of the planning application was presented by the officers and officers responded to questions and clarifications.

 

Denise Giraschi spoke against the application.

Councillor Maggie Mansell, Ward Councillor, spoke against the application.

 

Councillor Roche proposed a motion to REFUSE the application on the grounds of over intensification, loss of amenity, privacy and access. Councillor Streeter seconded the motion.

 

Councillor Fraser proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application. Councillor Scott seconded the motion.

 

The motion to refuse was put forward to the vote and fell with two Members voting in favour, and three Members voting against.

 

The motion to approve was put forward to the vote and was carried with three Members voting in favour, and two Members voting against.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application of the development of Land Adjoining 1 Sherlock Close, SW16 4BF.