Agenda and minutes

Development Control Committee
Monday, 9th November, 2020 1.30 pm

Venue: Virtual Meeting

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

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Chair's Announcement

Minutes:

The Chair confirmed that the meeting was being broadcast live to the internet via the Council’s website and was capable of repeated viewing. The images and sound recording may be used for training purposes within the Council. All were asked to keep to the speaking guidelines which were outlined.  Any views expressed by any speaker in the meeting are the speaker’s own and do not necessarily reflect the views of High Peak Borough Council.

 

 

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To receive Disclosures of Interest on any matters before the Committee

1.    Disclosable Pecuniary Interests

2.    Other Interests

Minutes:

Councillor Huddlestone declared an ‘other’ interest in agenda item 6, “HPK/2020/0301 184 Taxal Edge, Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge” (reason: the applicant owns land behind the councillor’s property) and withdrew from the meeting during the consideration and voting on the application

 

Councillor Roberts declared an ‘other’ interest in agenda item 7, “HPK/2019/0376 Land South of Waterswallows Road, Buxton” (reason: knows applicant) and withdrew from the meeting during the consideration and voting on the application

 

Councillor Roberts also declared an ‘other’ interest in agenda item 9, “HPK/2020/0222 Windy Harbour Caravan Site, Woodhead Road, Glossop” (reason: knows applicant) and withdrew from the meeting during the consideration and voting on the application

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Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 95 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 5 October 2020 be approved as a correct record.

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Update Sheet pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the update sheet be noted.

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Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 49 KB

Minutes:

RESOLVED:

 

That the report be noted.

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HPK/2020/0301 184 Taxal Edge, Macclesfield Road, Whaley Bridge, SK23 7DR - Demolition of the existing building known as 'Taxal Edge' and the detached garage building and the erection of 7 no. dwellings pdf icon PDF 317 KB

Minutes:

Demolition of the existing building known as ‘Taxal Edge’ and the detached garage building and the erection of 7 no. dwellings

 

Applicant:        Treville Properties Ltd.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That consideration of the application be deferred to a future meeting to enable more time to be given for members to consider the issues raised within the report and update sheet and to receive appropriate legal advice.

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HPK/2019/0376 Land to south of Waterswallows Road, Buxton - Full application for the retrospective use of part of redundant quarry as a haulage park for up to 130 trailer units pdf icon PDF 287 KB

Minutes:

Full application for the retrospective use of part of redundant quarry as a haulage park for up to 130 trailer units

 

Applicant:        Lomas Distribution

 

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

 

The Committee were addressed by Councillor Grooby and Caroline Payne (agent).

 

RESOLVED:

 

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

(i)            amendment of the condition to restrict the use to Lomas Distribution to read ‘Lomas Distribution and its associated companies”

(ii)           the amendment of the condition to limit the number of stationary vehicles including trailers on site from 150 to 130 at any one time (to reflect amended description of application)

(iii)          the amendment of the condition to ensure adequate wheel washing facilities details to be submitted and installed at the site access

(iv)          the amendment of the condition to require the surfacing of the first 30m of the access road, rather than the first 15m

 

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/2020/0261 Land surrounding Alders Meadow, Chinley - Reserved matters application for access, appearance, landscaping, layout and scale in relation to HPK/2016/0692 pdf icon PDF 346 KB

Minutes:

Reserved Matters application for access, appearance, landscaping, layout and scale in relation to HPK/2016/0692

 

Applicant:        Mr Nigel Bennett, Johnnie Johnson Housing

 

Members viewed the plans and photographs of the site,

 

The Committee were addressed by Paul Jeffrey (agent).

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.    That the application be approved as set out in the amended recommendation on the update sheet;;

 

2.    That the condition requiring details of management of open spaces be removed as it duplicated existing 106 provisions;

 

3.    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/2020/0222 Windy Harbour Caravan Site, Woodhead Road, Glossop - Application for two additional movable shepherd huts to be used as visitor accommodation within the same site as four existing approved huts pdf icon PDF 235 KB

Minutes:

Application for two mobile shepherd huts to be used as visitor accommodation within the same site as four existing approved huts

 

Applicant:        Mr Graham Caesar

 

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

 

An officer read out a statement in support of the application on behalf of Mr Caesar (applicant)

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.    That planning permission be refused for the reasons as set out within the report;

 

2.    That in the event of any change 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 Service 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/2020/0316 Land at Cemetery Road, Glossop - variation of condition 2 in relation to HPK/2019/0273 pdf icon PDF 234 KB

Minutes:

Variation of condition 2 relating to HPK/2019/0273

 

Applicant:        Glossop North End Juniors FC

 

Members viewed the plans and photographs of the site.

 

The Committee were addressed by Paul Talbot in objection to the application.

 

RESOLVED:

 

1.    That the application be approved as set out within 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 / informative / planning obligations or reason for approval / refusal) prior to the decision being used, 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.

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Performance on Planning Enforcement pdf icon PDF 100 KB

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the adoption of the Council’s Enforcement Plan.

 

RESOLVED:

 

That the Enforcement Plan be adopted.