Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

Venue: The Forum, Moat Lane, Towcester, Northants NN12 6AD

Contact: Lesley Farrell, Democratic and Elections  Email: lesley.farrell@cherwellandsouthnorthants.gov.uk, 01295 221591

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54.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare any interest and the nature of that interest which they may have in any of the items under consideration at this meeting.

Minutes:

Councillor Steven Hollowell declared a general Non Statutory Disclosable Interest in all archaeological aspects of planning applications, as a member of the Northamptonshire Archaeological Society.

 

9. Woodcote House (Formerly Happylands), Church Lane, Stoke Bruerne, NN12 7SG.

Councillor Phil Bignell, Declaration, that the applicant was known to him and he would leave the meeting for the duration of the item.

 

55.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 313 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting of the Committee held on 6 December 2018.

Minutes:

The Minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 6 December 2018 were agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

56.

Chairman's Announcements

To receive communications from the Chairman.

Minutes:

The Chairman made the following announcements:

 

1.    Members of the public were permitted to film, broadcast and report on the meeting, subject to the efficient running of the meeting not being affected.

 

2.    Only those people who had registered, in line with the Committee’s speaking procedure, could address the Committee. Members of the public were requested not to call out during the Committee’s discussions on any item.

 

3.    There were no planned fire drills so if the alarm did sound, evacuation instructions would be given by officers. 

 

4.    Could mobile phones please be switched off.

 

 

 

57.

Proposed Pre-Committee Site Visits (if any)

Report of Report of Assistant Director - Planning and Development

 

This will be circulated at the meeting.

Minutes:

There were no pre-Committee site visits proposed.

S/2018/2304/MAF

58.

Land East of Wootton Fields Newport Pagnell Road Northampton pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements and conditions to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2018/2304/MAF for the variation of condition 2 (plans) of S/2015/0219/MAF (Proposed Residential Development of 231 Dwellings Phase 2) Re-plan and increase the number of dwellings by 13 in the area of plots 214-236 and the omission of the previously proposed non-functional pond at Land East of Wootton Fields, Newport Pagnell Road, Northampton for Morris Homes Eastern Limited.

 

The Committee heard from one public speaker, Mr Mark Gatehouse of Morris Homes.

 

In reaching its decision the Committee considered the Officer’s report and presentation and the comments of the public speaker.

 

Resolved

 

That permission be granted for application S/2018/2304/MAF subject to the following conditions and the completion of a Deed of Variation to the existing S106 agreement with the detail and any amendments to both the conditions and Deed of Variation delegated to the Assistant Director: Planning Policy and Economy: 

 

1.         Time Limits

2.         Approved plans

3.         Natural Stone

4.         Ecological mitigation

5.         Construction method statement

6.         Fire hydrants

7.         Foul water drainage

8.         Architectural detailing

9.         Street lighting

10.       Travel Plan

11.       Access visibility

12.       Access widths

13.       Driveway gradients

14.       Parking areas to be completed

15.       Landscaping maintenance

16        Sustainable drainage completion

17.       Removal of PD for select plots

18.       Drainage proximity to highway

19.       Removal of PD for garages

20.       Retention of hedges

S/2018/1891/MAR

59.

Phase 3 Land at Wootton Fields, Newport Pagnell Road, Wootton pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements and conditions to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2018/1891/MAR for the approval of reserved matters pursuant to outline planning permission S/2017/1985/MAO (Residential development of up to 110 dwellings with access (Outline)) including layout, scale, appearance and Landscaping, relating to 100 dwellings including car parking with associated infrastructure, public open space and all ancillary buildings at Phase 3, Land at Wootton Fields, Newport Pagnell Road, Wootton for Morris Homes Eastern Limited.

 

The Committee heard from one public speaker, Mr Mark Gatehouse of Morris Homes.

 

In reaching its decision the Committee considered the Officer’s report and presentation, the comments of the public speaker and the written update.

 

Resolved

 

That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director for Planning Policy and Economy to grant permission for application S/2018/1891/MAR, subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions as considered necessary by the Assistant Director for Planning Policy and Economy):

 

1.    Approved Plans

2.    Roads, Parking Courts and Turning Areas

3.    Roofing Materials

4.    Stonework

5.    Brickwork

6.    Render

7.    Meter Boxes

8.    Garage Set Back

9.    Hours of Construction

10.Removal of Permitted Development Rights

11.Retention of garages for Parking

 

 

S/2018/2416/FUL

60.

24 Church Lane, Brafield On The Green, NN7 1BA pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements and conditions to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2018/2416/FUL for one detached dwelling (bungalow) at 24 Church Lane, Brafield on the Green, NN7 1BA for Mr & Mrs Brockwell.

 

The Committee heard from two public speakers, Parish Councillor Ward from Brafield-on-the-Green Parish Council and Mr Nigel Ozier, Agent for the applicant.

 

In reaching its decision the Committee considered the case officer’s report and presentation, the comments of the public speakers and the written update.

 

Resolved

 

That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director for Planning Policy and Economy to grant permission for application S/2018/2416/FUL subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions as considered necessary by the Assistant Director for Planning Policy and Economy):

 

1.    Time Limit

2.    Compliance with Plans

3.    Construction Method Statement

4.    Written Scheme of Investigation

5.    Submission of Post Archaeological Excavation Report

6.    Fished Floor Levels

7.    Access Details

8.    Landscaping Scheme

9.    Implementation of Landscaping

10.Slate Sample

11.Stone Sample

12.Window and Door Details

13.Architectural Detailing

14.Meter Box Details

15.Implementation and Retention of Parking/turning Facilities

16.Access Visibility Splays

17.Gates

18.Permitted Development

 

 

S/2018/2115/FUL

61.

Woodcote House (Formerly Happylands), Church Lane, Stoke Bruerne, NN12 7SG pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Deferred to allow for a Site visit.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2018/2115/FUL for the demolition of an existing dwelling and the erection of a replacement dwelling, ancillary swimming pool/gym/plant building, ancillary garage block and all associated works at Woodcote House (Formerly Happylands), Church Lane, Stoke Bruerne, NN12 7SG for Mr & Mrs R Mallock.

 

The Committee heard from one public speaker, Mr Anthony Mallock the applicant and the ward member, Councillor Sandra Barnes.

 

It was proposed by Councillor Breese and seconded by Councillor Herring that application S/2018/2115/FUL be deferred for a site visit.

 

Resolved

 

That consideration of application S/2018/2115/FUL be deferred to allow for a site visit to be arranged, to Woodcote House, Church Lane, Stoke Bruerne, before the next meeting of the Committee.

 

 

S/2018/2473/FUL

62.

Hillview, Welsh Road, Aston Le Walls, NN11 6UD pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements and conditions to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2018/2473/FUL for a single storey front extension, single storey rear extension and two storey side extensions at Hillview, Welsh Road, Aston Le Walls, NN11 6UD for Mrs Emily Shaw.

 

In reaching its decision the committee considered the officers report and presentation

 

Resolved

 

That permission be granted for application S/2018/2473/FUL subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions considered necessary by the Assistant Director for Planning and Economy):

 

1.     Time Limit

2.     Approved Plans

3.     Matching Materials

 

 

 

63.

Urgent Business (previously agreed with the Chairman)

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business.