Agenda and minutes

Planning Committee
Wednesday, 21st August, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Cecil Street, Margate, Kent. View directions

Contact: Emily Kennedy - (01843) 577046 

Items
No. Item

481.

Apologies for Absence

482.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 60 KB

483.

Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 170 KB

    To approve the Minutes of the Planning Committee meeting held on 17 July 2019, copy attached.

     

    Minutes:

    CouncillorAlbon proposed, the Vice Chairman seconded and Members AGREED that the minutes of the Planning Committee held on 17 July 2019 be approved and signed by the Chairman.

     

484.

Schedule of Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 81 KB

    To consider the report of the Director of Community Services, copy attached for Members of the Committee.

     

    Note: Copies of correspondence relating to applications received will be available for members’ perusal in the Members’ Room from 5.00pm on the Friday before the meeting until the date of the meeting.

485.

A01 - L/TH/19/0674 - Quay Edge, Crosswall And West Pier, Ramsgate Harbour, Military Road, Ramsgate pdf icon PDF 289 KB

    Minutes:

    PROPOSAL: Application for Listed Building Consent for the installation of quayside railings

     

    It was proposed by the Chairman and seconded by the Vice Chairman:

     

    “THAT the officer’s recommendation be adopted, namely:

     

    ‘That the application be APPROVED subject to the following conditions:

     

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

     

    GROUND;

    In pursuance of Section 18 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 (as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004).

     

     2  The development hereby approved shall be carried out in accordance with the submitted drawings numbered 3608_501, 3608_503 and the Design, Access and Heritage, Statement received 17 May 2019 and 3608_504, received 28 May 2019.

     

    GROUND;

    To secure the proper development of the area.’”

     

    Further to debate, the motion was put to the vote and declared LOST.

     

    Then, it was proposed by Councillor Campbell and seconded by Councillor Rusiecki:

     

    That the application be REFUSED for the following reason:

     

    The proposed development, by virtue of design and location of the railings, and the enclosure of the Grade II* Listed structure, would result in harm to the significance of the designated heritage asset, not outweighed by public benefits, contrary to paragraph 196 of the National Planning Policy Framework.

     

    Upon being put to the vote, the motion was declared CARRIED.

     

486.

A02 - FH/TH/19/0803 - 9 Edmanson Avenue, Margate pdf icon PDF 35 KB

    Minutes:

    PROPOSAL: Erection of a single storey rear extension following part demolition of existing conservatory and extension, together with alterations to roof to facilitate loft conversion and insertion of velux windows to front, rear and both side elevations

     

    It was proposed by Councillor Campbell, seconded by Councillor Rusiecki and RESOLVED:

     

    “THAT the officer’s recommendation be adopted, namely:

     

    ‘That the application be APPROVED subject to the following conditions:

     

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

     

    GROUND;

    In accordance with Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Purchase Act 2004).

     

     2  The proposed development shall be carried out in accordance with the submitted application as amended by the revised drawings numbered 19/394/JG/PL01 Rev A received 24 July 2019.

     

    GROUND;

    To secure the proper development of the area.’”

     

487.

D03 - F/TH/19/0364 - Land West Of Farley Road, Margate pdf icon PDF 88 KB

    Minutes:

    PROPOSAL: Erection of 8No 3bed detached dwellings with parking and associated works

     

    Speaking in favour of the application was Mr Brown.

     

    Speaking raising points of concern was Mr Dickman.

     

    It was proposed by the Chairman and seconded by the Vice Chairman:

     

    “THAT the officer’s recommendation be adopted, namely:

     

    ‘That the application be DEFERRED AND DELEGATED to officers for approval subject to the following conditions:

     

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

     

    GROUND:

    In accordance with Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Purchase Act 2004).

     

     2  The proposed development shall be carried out in accordance with the submitted application as amended by the revised drawing numbered 03-G, received 9th August 2019; the revised drawings numbered 04-C, 05-C, 06-C, 10-A, 07-C, and 08-C, received 30th May 2019; and plan numbered 09-A, received 19 March 2019.

     

    GROUND:

    To secure the proper development of the area.

     

     3  Prior to the commencement of development hereby permitted, details of the measures to be undertaken to protect the public water supply main shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority. Development shall be carried out in accordance with the approved details.

     

    GROUND:

    To protect the public water supply, in accordance with the NPPF.

     

     4  No works shall take place (including site clearance and levelling) until the Precautionary Mitigation Strategy outlined in the submitted Ecological Appraisal and Precautionary Reptile Mitigation; Calumma; 14th May 2019; paragraph 7.3 has been implemented. On completion of the works a letter from the ecologist shall be submitted to, and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority, confirming that the reptile precautionary mitigation strategy has been implemented.

     

    GROUND:

    In order to safeguard protected species that may be present, in accordance with the National Planning Policy Framework.

     

     5  Prior to the first occupation of the development hereby approved,  full details of both hard and soft landscape works, to include

     

      - species, size and location of new trees, shrubs, hedges and grassed areas to be planted, which shall include the provision of at least 36no. new trees, and hedge planting to both the eastern and western boundaries, as shown on plan numbered 03-G;

      - the treatment proposed for all hard surfaced areas beyond the limits of the highway, in accordance with plan numbered 03-G;

      - walls, fences, and other means of enclosure, to include the new fencing and gate along the southern boundary adjoining the receptor site;

      - details of external lighting;

      - ecological enhancements as identified within the submitted management plan and ecological report.

     

    shall be submitted to, and approved in writing by, the Local Planning Authority.

     

    GROUND:

    In the interests of the visual amenities of the area and to adequately integrate the development into the environment in accordance with Policies D1 and D2 of the Thanet Local Plan.

     

     6  Prior to the commencement of development hereby permitted, a "bat sensitive lighting  ...  view the full minutes text for item 487.

488.

D04 - F/TH/19/0337 - 4 Walnut Tree Cottages, Coldswood Road, Manston pdf icon PDF 228 KB

    Minutes:

    PROPOSAL: Change of use of existing garage to 3-bed dwelling together with single storey side extension and alterations to roof

     

    It was proposed by the Chairman and seconded by the Vice Chairman:

     

    “That the application be DEFERRED AND DELEGATED to officers for approval subject to the following conditions:

     

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

     

    GROUND;

    In accordance with Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Purchase Act 2004).

     

     2  The development hereby approved shall be carried out in accordance with the submitted drawings numbered A1/102 received 1 April 2019.

     

    GROUND;

    To secure the proper development of the area.

     

     3  The external materials and external finishes to be used in the development hereby approved shall be of the same colour, finish and texture as those on the existing property.

     

    GROUND;

    In the interests of visual amenity in accordance with Policy D1 of the Thanet Local Plan

     

     4  The area shown on the approved plan numbered A1/102 for vehicle parking and manoeuvring areas, shall be kept available for such use at all times and such land and access thereto shall be provided prior to the first occupation of the dwelling hereby permitted.

     

    GROUND;

    Development without adequate provision for the parking or turning of vehicles is likely to lead to parking inconvenient to other road users and detrimental to amenity and in pursuance of policy D1 of the Thanet Local Plan.

     

     5  Prior to the first occupation of the dwelling hereby approved the 1.8 metre high fence, forming the common boundary with the host dwelling within the rear garden, shall be erected in the location shown on appproved drawing numbered 1A/102 and thereafter retained for that purpose.

     

    GROUND:

    In the interests of the visual amenities of the area and to adequately integrate the development into the environment in accordance with Policies D1 and D2 of the Thanet Local Plan.’”

     

    Upon being put to the vote, the motion was declared CARRIED.