Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

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Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Chorley

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

Items
No. Item

19.DC.55

Minutes of meeting Tuesday, 15 January 2019 of Development Control Committee pdf icon PDF 71 KB

Minutes:

Decision – That the minutes of the Development Control Committee held on 15 January 2019 be approved as a correct record for signature by the Chair.

19.DC.56

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:

Councillor Martin Boardman declared an interest on item 3f 18/00416/OUT – Latvian Consulate, Pemberton House Farm, Park Hall Road, Charnock Richard, Chorley, PR7 5LP.

19.DC.57

Planning applications to be determined

The Director (Customer and Digital) has submitted six 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 six items for consideration. In considering the applications, 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.

19.DC.57a

18/00939/FUL - Anderton St Joseph's Primary School pdf icon PDF 97 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

This item was withdrawn from the agenda.

Minutes:

This item was withdrawn from the agenda due to information being received from the archdiocese. Further conversations will now take place and the item will be reconsidered at committee on 5 March.

 

19.DC.57b

18/00905/FUL - 2 Heath Paddock, Hut Lane, Heath Charnock, Chorley pdf icon PDF 244 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions for a temporary period ending 18 July 2021.

Minutes:

Registered speakers: Jason Smalley (Supporter) and Patty Linfoot (Applicant)

 

After careful consideration it was proposed by Councillor Paul Walmsley, seconded by Councillor Chris France and a decision was subsequently taken (unanimously) that full planning permission be granted, subject to the conditions in the report for a temporary period ending 18 July 2021. The final wording of the specified plans in condition 1 to be delegated to the Director of Customer and Digital in consultation with the Chair and Vice-Chair.

 

19.DC.57c

18/00917/FULMAJ - Land Adjoining Cuerden Residential Park, Nell Lane, Cuerden pdf icon PDF 188 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Decision deferred to allow members of the Development Control Committee the opportunity to visit the site of the proposals.

Minutes:

Registered speakers: Patrice Gibbons (Objector). Sarah Elsy (Parish Councillor), Cllr Alan Cullens (Ward Councillor) and Tony Blackwell (Applicant)

 

After careful consideration it was proposed by Councillor Neville Whitham, seconded by Councillor Yvonne Hargreaves and a decision was subsequently taken (unanimously) that the decision be deferred to allow Members of the Development Control Committee the opportunity to visit the site of the proposals.

 

19.DC.57d

18/01093/FUL - Adlington News, 169-171 Chorley Road, Adlington, Chorley, PR6 9LP pdf icon PDF 233 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

After careful consideration it was proposed by Councillor Chris France, seconded by Councillor Martin Boardman and a decision was subsequently taken (unanimously) that full planning permission be granted, subject to conditions in the report.

 

19.DC.57e

18/01224/FUL - The Eagle and Child Hotel, 20 Pall Mall, Chorley, PR7 2LA pdf icon PDF 146 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Full planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

After careful consideration it was proposed by Councillor Danny Gee, seconded by Councillor Paul Walmsley and a decision was subsequently taken (unanimously) that full planning permission be granted, subject to the conditions in the report and addendum.

 

Cllr Martin Boardman left the meeting.

19.DC.57f

18/00416/OUT - Latvian Consulate, Pemberton House Farm, Park Hall Road, Charnock Richard, Chorley, PR7 5LP pdf icon PDF 165 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Outline planning permission granted, subject to conditions.

Minutes:

Cllr Yvonne Hargreaves declared a personal interest on this item as soon as she realised that she knew the applicant and offered to leave but Chair said that she was moving directly to the vote. Cllr Hargreaves stayed in the room but did not participate in the vote.

 

After careful consideration it was proposed by Councillor Chris France, seconded by Councillor Paul Walmsley and a decision was subsequently taken (unanimously) that outline planning permission be granted subject to conditions in the report and a Section 106 Agreement to secure a financial contribution towards the  improvement of public open space.

 

Cllr Martin Boardman returned.

 

19.DC.58

Tree Preservation Order No.3 (Euxton) 2018 pdf icon PDF 101 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Members resolved unanimously that the order be confirmed without modification.

 

19.DC.59

Planning Appeals and Decisions Received between 4 January 2019 and 31 January 2019 pdf icon PDF 98 KB

Minutes:

The Director of Customer and Digital submitted a report which set out planning appeals and decisions received between 4 January and 31 January 2019.

 

Three planning appeals were lodged, three appeals were allowed including one with the application for the award of costs allowed, and one appeal was dismissed. One enforcement appeal had also been lodged.