Agenda and minutes

Development Control Committee
Monday, 29th June, 2020 1.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting

Contact: Rachel Rourke Telephone: 01298 28400 ex. 2139  Email: rachel.rourke@highpeak.gov.uk

Media

Items
No. Item

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To receive Disclosures of Interest on any matters before the Committee

1.    Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

2.    Other Interests

Minutes:

Councillor Barrow declared an ‘other’ interest in agenda item 6, “HPK/2020/0102 High Peak Golf Course, Waterswallows Road, Fairfield, Buxton” (reason: HPBC Executive Councillor) and withdrew from the meeting during the consideration and voting on the application

 

Councillor Barrow declared an ‘other’ interest in agenda items 8, “HPK/2018/0584 The Crescent, Buxton” and 9, “HPK/2019/0004 The Crescent, Buxton” (reason: HPBC Executive Councillor)

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Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 104 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 24 February 2020 be approved as a correct record.

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Update Sheet pdf icon PDF 45 KB

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RESOLVED:

 

That the update sheet be noted.

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Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 49 KB

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RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.

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HPK/2020/0102 High Peak Golf Course, Waterswallows Road, Fairfield, Buxton, Derbyshire - local changes to the existing golf course pdf icon PDF 297 KB

Minutes:

Local changes to the existing golf course, including construction of 2 new golf greens (to replace 2 existing greens) and 5 new golf tees.  Creation of golf features (small grass mounds / hollows). Local landscape planting,  Minor drainage works and creation of ditch.

 

Applicant:        High Peak Borough Council

 

Members viewed the plans, photographs and a video of the site..

 

The Committee were addressed by Jim Lowe in objection to the application and Jon White in support of the application.

 

The Planning Officer reported comments received from the Arboricultural Officer who recommended an additional condition around the landscaping proposals and its implementation.

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.         That planning permission be granted as set out in the report, subject to:

            (i)         an additional condition around the landscaping proposals

 

2.         In the event of any changes being needed to the wording of the committee’s decision (such as to delete, vary or add conditions / informatives / planning obligations or reasons for approval / refusal) prior to the decision being issued, the Head of Development Services be delegated authority to do so in consultation with the Chair of the Development Control Committee, provided that the changes do not exceed the substantive nature of the committee’s decision.

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HPK/2019/0521 - 18A Burlow Road, Harpur Hill, Buxton - retention of single storey rear extension pdf icon PDF 241 KB

Minutes:

Retention of single storey extension

 

Applicant:        Mr Steve Smith, Harpurs Plaice

 

Members viewed the plans and photographs of the site.

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.         That the application be approved as set out in the report;

 

2.         That in the event of any changes being needed to the wording of the committee’s decision (such as to delete, vary or add conditions / informatives / planning obligations or reasons for approval / refusal) prior to the decision being issued, the Head of Development Services be delegated authority to do so in consultation with the Chair of the Development Control Committee, provided that the changes do not exceed the substantive nature of the committee’s decision.

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HPK/2018/0584 The Crescent, Buxton, SK17 6AY - Listed building consent for amendment to HPK/2011/0323 and HPK/2014/0351 for extension and redevelopment of the Crescent and part of the Old Hall into a spa hotel pdf icon PDF 259 KB

Minutes:

Listed Building Consent for amendment to HPK/2011/0323 and HPK/2014/0351 for extension and re-development of the Crescent and part of the Old Hall into a spa hotel

 

Applicant:        Buxton Crescent Hotel and Thermal Spa Company Ltd

 

Members viewed the plans and photographs of the site.

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.         That the application be approved as set out in the report, subject to prior referral to the National Planning Casework Unit;

 

2.         That in the event of any changes being needed to the wording of the committee’s decision (such as to delete, vary or add conditions / informatives / planning obligations or reasons for approval / refusal) prior to the decision being issued, the Head of Development Services be delegated authority to do so in consultation with the Chair of the Development Control Committee, provided that the changes do not exceed the substantive nature of the committee’s decision.

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HPK/2019/0004 - The Crescent, Buxton SK17 6AY - Removal / variation of conditions relating to HPK/2011/0322 and HPK/2014/0352 pdf icon PDF 369 KB

Minutes:

Removal / variation of conditions relating to HPK/2011/0322 and HPK/2014/0352

 

Applicant:        Buxton Crescent Hotel and Thermal Spa Company Limited

 

Members viewed the plans and photographs of the site.

 

The Head of Development Services advised that following a concern from the Environment Agency, the wording of the condition around contamination should be revised and there should be an additional requirement to submit a verification report within 3 months from the date of consent.

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.         That the application be approved as set out in the report, subject to:

(i)         the revised wording of the contamination condition, and an additional  requirement that within 3 months of the date of this consent a verification report demonstrating completion of the works set out in the approved remediation strategy and the effectiveness of the remediation shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the LPA. The report shall include results of sampling and monitoring carried out in accordance with the approved verification plan to demonstrate that the site remediation criteria have been met. It shall also include and plan (a “long-term monitoring and maintenance plan”) for longer-term monitoring of pollution linkages, maintaining and arrangements for contingency action, as identified in the verification plan, and for the reporting of this to the LPA. The long-term monitoring and maintenance plan shall be implemented as approved.

 

 

2.         That in the event of changes being needed to the wording of the committee’s decision (such as to delete, vary or add conditions / informatives / planning obligations or reasons for approval / refusal) prior to the decision being issued, the Head of Development Services be delegated authority to do so in consultation with the Chair of the Committee, provided that the changes do not exceed the substantive nature of the committee’s decision.