Agenda, decisions and minutes

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

Contact: Lesley Farrell, Democratic and Elections  Email: democracy@cherwellandsouthnorthants.gov.uk

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109.

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.

110.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 226 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the Meeting of the Committee held on 6 February 2020.

Minutes:

Councillor Bignell proposed that an amendment should be made to item 100, application S/2019/2284/MAF of the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 6 February 2020 he did not recall proposing an additional condition regarding hours of use when proposing approval of the application.  Councillor Johns seconded the proposal.  On being put to the vote the amendment was agreed.

 

Subject to an amendment to Minute 100 to remove reference to Councillor Bignell proposing an additional condition regarding hours of use, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 6 February 2020 were agreed as a correct record signed by the Chairman.

111.

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. 

112.

Proposed Pre-Committee Site Visits (if any)

Report of Assistant Director - Planning and Economy

 

This will be circulated at the meeting.

Decision:

Resolved

 

(1)      That a site visit be arranged for application S/2019/2202/MAO on Tuesday 31 March 2020.

 

Minutes:

The Assistant Director of Planning and Economy submitted the report of the Senior Manager of Development Management, which had been circulated to the Committee on 5 March 2020, which recommended that the Committee agree to hold a pre-Committee site visit for the following application. It was anticipated that this application would be brought before the Committee for determination at its next meeting:

 

Application No.

S/2019/2202/MAO

 

 

Proposal

Demolition of existing buildings; erection of up to 37 dwellings, new vehicular access off High Street, public open space, landscaping and associated works (Outline)

 

 

Location

Land rear of High Street, Paulerspury

 

 

Reason for visit

Many objections have been received from local residents and it would be helpful for the Committee to see the site and access proposals before considering the application.

 

Resolved

 

(1)      That a site visit be arranged for application S/2019/2202/MAO on Tuesday 31 March 2020.

S/2019/1135/MAF

113.

Land West of M40, Overthorpe Road, Warkworth pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

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

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2019/1135/MAF for two new buildings (units 9 and 10) for B2 or B8 use with ancillary B1(a) offices, ancillary retail and trade showroom (unit 10 only), associated access and site infrastructure including lorry parking, landscaping, open space and drainage system. at Land West of the M40, Overthorpe Road, Warkworth for db9 symmetry Limited. This was a dual application also being dealt with by Cherwell District Council REF: 19/00771/F.

 

Peter Frampton, agent for the applicant addressed the Committee in support of the application.

 

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

 

Resolved

 

(1)      That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director for Planning and Economy to grant permission for application S/2019/1135/MAF subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions as deemed necessary):

 

CONDITIONS

 

TIME LIMITS AND GENERAL IMPLEMENTATION CONDITIONS

 

1.       The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.

 

          Reason: To comply with the provisions of Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.

 

          Submission to/Monitoring/Enforcement: CDC and SNC

 

Plans

2.       The development shall not be carried out otherwise than in complete accordance with the approved plans and details unless a non-material or minor material amendment is approved by the Local Planning Authority under the Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015 (as amended).  The approved plans and details are: 

         

          DRAWINGS:

          Site Location Plan dwg. no. 6422-100 Rev F dated 26 April 2019;

          Site Layout Plan dwg. no. 6422-101 Rev. J dated 19 September 2019;

          Site Plan Illustrating Constraints dwg. no. 6422-102 Rev. H dated 19 September 2019;

          Site Layout Plan External Finishes & Fencing dwg. no. 6422-103 Rev. G dated 19 September 2019;

          Unit 10 Proposed Building Plan dwg. no. 6422-104 Rev. C dated 23 April 2019;

          Unit 10 Proposed Ground, First & Second Floor dwg. no. 6422-105 Rev. B dated 23 April 2019;

          Unit 10 Proposed Elevations dwg. no. 6422-106 Rev. D dated 23 April 2019;

          Unit 10 Proposed Roof Plan dwg. no. 6422-107 Rev. B dated 26 March 2019;

          Unit 9 Proposed Building Plan dwg. no. 6422-111 dated 05 April 2019;

          Unit 9 Proposed Ground, First & Second Floor dwg. no. 6422-112 dated 08 April 2019;

          Unit 9 Proposed Elevations dwg. no. 6422-113 dated 08 April 2019;

          Unit 9 Proposed Roof Plan dwg. no. 6422-114 dated 08 April 2019;

          Area for Ecological Mitigation dwg. no. 6422-115 dated 02 May 2019;

          Planting Plan overview dwg. no. 6849/ASP.PPDBS9.1.0 Rev G dated 23 September 2019;

          Planting Plan 1 dwg. no. 6849/ASP.PPDBS9.1.1 Rev G dated 23 September 2019;

          Planting Plan 1 dwg. no. 6849/ASP.PPDBS9.1.2 Rev G dated 23 September 2019;

          Planting Plan 1 dwg. no. 6849/ASP.PPDBS9.1.3 Rev G dated 23 September 2019;

          Drainage Layout Sheet 1 Ref. C08749-HYD-XX-XX-DR-C-0001 Rev.  ...  view the full minutes text for item 113.

S/2010/0090/OUTWNS

114.

Land Off Belle Baulk, Towcester pdf icon PDF 2 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

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

Minutes:

The Committee considered application S/2010/0090/OUTWNS for the re-allocation of S106 contributions from WNDC Outline Planning Application – an outline application for a residential development of up to 82 units including public open space and associated works (all matters reserved) at land off Belle Baulk, Towcester for Barwood Development Securities Limited.

 

In reaching its decision the Committee considered the officer’s report and presentation and the written update.

 

Resolved

 

(1)      That some of the secured S106 contribution be re-allocated to alternative schemes:

 

          a)       £5,000 to South Northants Youth Engagement

 

b)       £26,250.00 towards immediate bridge works and replacement bridge over the River Tove at Belle Baulk

 

 

115.

Appeals Progress Report pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Report of Assistant Director Planning and Economy.

 

Purpose of Report

 

This report aims to keep members informed upon applications which have been determined by the Council, where new appeals have been lodged, Public Inquiries/hearings scheduled or appeal results achieved.

 

Recommendations

            

The meeting is recommended:

 

 1.1          To accept the position statement.

 

 

Decision:

Resolved

 

(1)            That the position statement be accepted.

 

Minutes:

The Assistant Director Planning and Economy submitted a report which aimed to keep members informed upon applications which have been determined by the Council, where new appeals have been lodged, Public Inquiries/hearings scheduled or appeal results achieved.

 

Resolved

 

(1)            That the position statement be accepted.

 

116.

Urgent Business (previously agreed with the Chairman)

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business.