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PLANNING MINUTES

MINUTES OF THE MEETING OF THE PLANNING COMMITTEE OF SEDLESCOMBE PARISH COUNCIL HELD IN SEDLESCOMBE VILLAGE HALL COMMITTEE ROOM 2 ON TUESDAY 15 NOVEMBER 2011

MEMBERS PRESENT: Councillor Vine-Hall (Chairman), Cllrs Glew, Mitchell, Reynolds, Cllr Wright (Chairman of the Council)

Clerk/Responsible Financial Officer: Mrs P Raymond

 

Also in attendance: One member of the public

 

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P11/12.94 Apologies and reasons for absence. All present.
P11/12.95

Disclosures of personal and prejudicial interests from Councillors on matters to be considered at the meeting in accordance with the adopted Code of Conduct 2007. None disclosed.

P11/12.96 Public participation session. None.
P11/12.97 Minutes. RESOLVED: That the Chairman of the Committee is authorised to sign the Minutes of the Meeting of the Planning Committee held on 11/10/11.
P11/12.98

Planning Applications

98.1 RR/2011/1638/P Whydown House, Whydown Hill, Sedlescombe. Erection of summerhouse. Change of use to residential (retrospective). Cllr Wright reported on her inspection. RESOLVED: That the Parish Council supports approval of this application for ancillary accommodation linked to Whydown House.  The summerhouse should remain linked to the property and the approval should be personal to the applicant.
98.2 RR/2011/2348/T Pestalozzi International Village, Sedlescombe. Group of 18 poplars - fell. Cllr Vine-Hall reported on his inspection. RESOLVED: That the Parish Council supports approval of the application to remove this group of poplars which have been topped.  It is suggested that the landscaping plan for the new development is amended to include replanting of appropriate trees in a similar position.
98.3 RR/2011/2082/P Orchard Farm, Battle Road, Whatlington. Change of use of steel framed annexe/storage building to holiday accommodation.The Committee noted that, although Orchard Farm is situated within the parish of Whatlington, this barn is in Sedlescombe parish. However, as the barn is so closely connected to the property, the Clerk had agreed that Whatlington Parish Council should comment on the proposal.
P11/12.99

Enforcement List

  1. Erection of conservatory in garden of 10 Park Shaw, Sedlescombe. Application requested.
  2. Budget Car Company. Floodlights without planning permission. Application requested.
  3. Budget Car Company. Use unauthorised land for the sale of cars. For prosecution. The Committee noted that East Sussex County Council is still trying to install hazard markers on the verge in front of the Budget Car Company display area.
  4. LWA Bodyshop. Paint shop without planning permission. For prosecution.
  5. Bulmer Lodge, The Green, Sedlescombe. Solar panels - no planning permission required. Need for planning permission for roof mounted panels in conservation areas has been removed.
  6. Spilstead Farm, Stream Lane, Sedlescombe. Breach of condition.
  7. Dinos, Churchland Lane, Sedlescombe. Builders Yard.
P11/12.100

Appeals. None.

P11/12.101

Results

Reference Applicant & Location Proposal Decision Date Decision
RR/2011/1827/P Mr & Mrs D Brabants, The Haven, Sandrock Hill, Sedlescombe Removal of garage and erection of traditional replacement pitch roof building incorporating single garage and storage and garden room Approved conditional 13/10/2011
RR/2011/1643/P Mr & Mrs P White, Greensleeves, The Street, Sedlescombe Removal of garage and shed, Erection of 2-storey extension Approved conditional 18/10/2011
RR/2011/1897/P Westoak Homes Ltd., 1 & 2 The Bothy, The Street, Sedlescombe Variation of condition 3 imposed on RR/2010/704/P - parking Approved conditional 20/10/11
RR/2011/1823/P Mr R Dipper, Barnes Farm, The Dairy, Poppinghole Lane, Sedlescombe Conversion of redundant dairy building to 4 bedroom dwelling with associated parking Refused 07/11/11
RR/2011/1972/P Mr I Ford, Orchard House, 13 Orchard Way, Sedlescombe Reduce by 2-3m in height and lateral spread one in number oak tree - tree 1. Leaving an overall reduction of approximately 20% Object in part 08/11/11

 

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