Agenda and draft minutes

Planning Sub-Committee
Thursday, 15th August, 2019 6.00 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

A66/19

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 55 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 1 August 2019 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held Thursday 1 August 2019 be signed as a correct record.

 

A67/19

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.

A68/19

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.

A69/19

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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

 

Additional documents:

A70/19

19/00385/FUL 2 Portnalls Road, Coulsdon, CR5 3DD pdf icon PDF 108 KB

The construction of a 4 bedroom and 5 bedroom dwelling with associated access, parking and landscaping with replacement garage to serve the host dwelling.

 

Ward:Coulsdon Town

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The construction of a 4 bedroom and 5 bedroom dwelling with associated access, parking and landscaping with replacement garage to serve the host dwelling.

 

Ward: Coulsdon Town

 

The officers presented details of the planning application with no questions for clarification.

 

Mr Robert King spoke against the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application based on the officer’s recommendation. There was an informative request for the tree condition to be more significant, providing a reasonable standard size to retrieve the garden in the area; and for the drainage condition to address the concerns raised. Councillor Letts 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 for the development of 2 Portnails Road, Coulsdon, CR5 3DD.

A71/19

19/00959/FUL 18 Grovelands Road, Purley, CR8 4LA pdf icon PDF 104 KB

Conversion of the existing dwelling to form 3 flats including a two-storey rear and a single storey side extension with internal alterations and associated car parking/landscaping.

 

Ward: Purley and Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Conversion of the existing dwelling to form 3 flats including a two-storey rear and a single storey side extension with internal alterations and associated car parking/landscaping.

 

Ward: Purley and Woodcote

 

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

 

With the Chair’s discretion, Mrs Jacqueline MacKinnon spoke against the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application based on the officer’s recommendation with the condition that the side corner windows have fully obscured glazed windows. There was an informative request regarding the Party Wall Act. Councillor Letts 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 for the development of 18 Grovelands Road, Purley, CR8 4LA.

 

 

A72/19

19/02278/HSE 10 Montague Avenue, South Croydon, CR2 9NH pdf icon PDF 124 KB

Demolition of garage and outbuildings; alterations and erection of single/two storey front/side/rear extensions to include porch and provision of parking space at front.

 

Ward:Sanderstead

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of garage and outbuildings; alterations and erection of single/two storey front/side/rear extensions to include porch and provision of parking space at front.

 

Ward: Sanderstead

 

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

 

Mr Tashaan Jain, Applicant’s Agent spoke in support of the application.

 

Councillor Letts proposed a motion for APPROVAL of the application based on the officer’s recommendation. Councillor Scott 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 for the development of 10 Montague Avenue, South Croydon, CR2 9NH.