Agenda, decisions and minutes

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Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Chorley

Contact: Nina Neisser  Email: nina.neisser@chorley.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

17.DC.320

Minutes of meeting Tuesday, 12 December 2017 of Development Control Committee pdf icon PDF 184 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED – That the minutes of the Development Control Committee held on 12 December 2017 be approved as a correct record for signature by the Chair.

17.DC.321

Declarations of Any Interests

Members are reminded of their responsibility to declare any pecuniary interest in respect of matters contained in this agenda.

 

If you have a pecuniary interest you must withdraw from the meeting. Normally you should leave the room before the business starts to be discussed. You do, however, have the same right to speak as a member of the public and may remain in the room to enable you to exercise that right and then leave immediately. In either case you must not seek to improperly influence a decision on the matter.

Minutes:

One declaration was made.

 

Councillor Alan Whittaker declared an interest on item 3f 17/01014/FUL – Land West of Town Lane Farm, Town Lane, Heskin and left the meeting for the consideration of this item.

17.DC.322

Planning applications to be determined

The Director (Customer and Digital) has submitted ten items for planning applications to be determined (enclosed).

 

Plans to be considered will be displayed at the meeting or may be viewed in advance by following the links to the current planning applications on our website. 

https://planning.chorley.gov.uk/online-applications/search.do?action=simple&searchType=Application   

Minutes:

The Director of Customer and Digital submitted ten reports for consideration. In considering each application, members of the Development Control Committee took into account the agenda reports, the addendum and the verbal representations and submissions provided by officers and individuals.

17.DC.322a

17/00464/FULMAJ - Pines Hotel, Preston Road, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley, PR6 7ED pdf icon PDF 444 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions and a signed S106 obligation to secure a travel plan.

 

Minutes:

Registered speakers: John Boyd (Objector), Cllr Jean Cronshaw (Ward Councillor) and Chris Smith (Agent)

 

Cllr Danny Gee left the room.

Cllr Henry Caunce arrived.

Cllr Danny Gee returned.

 

RESOLVED (13:0:2) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report and a Section 106 agreement to secure a travel plan.

 

 

17.DC.322b

17/01071/FUL - Chorley Business and Technology Centre, East Terrace, Euxton pdf icon PDF 208 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (unanimously) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report.

 

17.DC.322c

17/00999/FULMAJ - Chorley Technology and Business Centre, East Terrace, Euxton pdf icon PDF 196 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

Registered speakers: Sarah Vernon-Beesley (Objector), Mervyn Thornhill (Parish Councillor), Cllr Matt Lynch (Ward Councillor) and Julian Hindle (Applicant).

 

RESOLVED (11:4:0) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report and addendum with a revision that the car parking management plan is submitted prior to the commencement of the development and an additional condition to ensure the screening of windows at the second floor in the rear elevation of the building; the detailed wording of which be delegated to the Director of Customer and Digital in consultation with the Chair and Vice-Chair and the discharge application of the latter condition to be referred to Chair and Vice-Chair.

 

Councillor Danny Gee proposed that the application be refused on the grounds of inadequate parking. The motion was seconded by Councillor Tom Gray. A vote was taken and the motion was lost (4:11:0).

 

17.DC.322d

17/00710/OUTMAJ - Camelot Theme Park, Park Hall Road, Charnock Richard, Chorley, PR7 5LP pdf icon PDF 145 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Members of the Development Control Committee agreed to visit the site of the proposal before detailed consideration of the application at a future meeting and to invite a representative of Lancashire County Council Highway Service to attend.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (unanimously) – That Members of the Development Control Committee visit the site of the proposal before detailed consideration of the application at a future meeting and that a representative of Lancashire County Council Highway Service is invited to attend.

17.DC.322e

17/01010/COU - Birchall Blackburn with Berry and Son Solicitors, 24 St Thomas's Road, Chorley, PR7 1HR pdf icon PDF 160 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (14:0:1) – That full planning permission for change of use be granted, subject to conditions in the report as amended in the addendum.

17.DC.322f

17/01014/FUL - Land West of Town Lane Farm, Town Lane, Heskin pdf icon PDF 249 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

Cllr Alan Whittaker left the room for consideration of this item.

 

Registered speakers: Louise Rose (Objector), Alan Marsden (Supporter) and Cllr Paul Leadbetter (Ward Councillor).

 

RESOVLED (11:2:1) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report and an additional condition ensuring the removal of sheds if they are not used for a period of twelve months; the detailed wording of which be delegated to the Director of Customer and Digital in consultation with the Chair and Vice-Chair.

 

Councillor Richard Toon proposed that the application be deferred for a site visit. The motion was seconded by Councillor Martin Boardman. A vote was taken and the motion was lost (6:7:0).

 

Councillor Alan Whittaker returned.

17.DC.322g

17/00945/FUL - The Bungalow, Dawbers Lane, Euxton, Chorley, PR7 6EW pdf icon PDF 211 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (13:0:2) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report and addendum with a revision to restrict weight of vehicles only.

17.DC.322h

17/01006/FULMAJ - Pasquill, Wigan Lane, Chorley, PR7 4BU pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (unanimously) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report.

 

17.DC.322i

17/01065/FUL - Chorley Borough Council Car Park, Hallgate, Astley Village pdf icon PDF 189 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (unanimously) – That full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report.

17.DC.322j

17/01123/REM - Group 1, Euxton Lane, Euxton pdf icon PDF 175 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Reserved matters consent granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

RESOLVED (unanimously) – That reserved matters consent be granted, subject to conditions in the report as amended in addendum.

17.DC.323

Planning Appeals and Decisions Received between 1 December 2017 and 8 January 2018 pdf icon PDF 45 KB

To consider the enclosed report from the Director (Customer and Digital).

Decision:

The report was noted.

Minutes:

The Director of Customer and Digital presented a report which set out planning appeals and decisions received between 1 December 2017 and 8 January 2018.

 

One planning appeal had been lodged, two planning appeal decisions had been dismissed and one planning decision had been allowed.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted.