Agenda and minutes

Planning & Highways Regulation Committee
Thursday, 16th December, 2021 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber - Town Hall. View directions

Contact: Georgia Latham  (0161 474 3229)

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Items
No. Item

1.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 204 KB

To approve as a correct record and sign the Minutes of the meeting held on 11 November 2021.

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Minutes:

The Minutes (copies of which had been circulated) of the meeting held on 11 November 2021 were approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

2.

Declarations of Interest

Councillors and officers to declare any interests which they have in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

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Minutes:

Councillors and officers were invited to declare any interest which they had in any of the items on the agenda for the meeting.

 

No declarations of interest were made.

3.

Urgent Decisions

To report any urgent action taken under the Constitution since the last meeting of the Committee.

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No urgent decisions were reported.

4.

Public Question Time

Members of the public are invited to put questions to the Chair of the Committee on any matters within the powers and duties of the Committee, subject to the exclusions set out in the Code of Practice (questions must be submitted prior to the commencement of the meeting on the cards provided. These are available at the meeting).

 

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No public questions were submitted.

5.

Site Visits pdf icon PDF 125 KB

To consider a report of the Visiting Team.

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A representative of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance) submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) detailing the recommendations made by the Visiting Team on Monday, 13 December 2021.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted.

6.

Development Applications pdf icon PDF 284 KB

To consider a report of the Corporate Director for Place Management & Regeneration.                                   

 

(a)              To consider development applications where members of the public have attended the meeting in order to hear the Committee's deliberations.

 

(b)              To consider the remaining development applications.

 

NOTE: Councillors are requested to note that if they withdraw from the meeting during the consideration of a development application upon their return they should not participate any further in the deliberation or vote on that planning application.

 

Officer contact: Emma Curle on 0161 474 3542 or email: emma.curle@stockport.gov.uk

 

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Development applications were submitted.

 

(NOTE: Full details of the decisions including conditions and reasons for granting or refusing planning permission and imposing conditions are given in the schedule of plans. The Corporate Director for Place Management and Regeneration is authorised to determine conditions and reasons and they are not therefore referred to in committee minutes unless the committee makes a specific decision on a condition or reason. In order to reduce printing costs and preserve natural resources, the schedule of plans is not reproduced within these minutes. A copy of the schedule of plans is available on the Council’s website at www.stockport.gov.uk/planningdecisions. Copies of the schedule of plans, or any part thereof, may be obtained from the Place Directorate upon payment of the Council’s reasonable charges).

6.(i)

DC080271 : White House Farm, Torkington Road, Hazel Grove, Stockport, SK7 6NP pdf icon PDF 598 KB

Conversion of an existing barn to form 1 no. dwellinghouse, with associated demolition, extension, external alterations, access, parking and curtilage.

 

The Committee is recommended to refuse planning permission.

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess on 0161 474 3659 or email: mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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In respect of plan no. DC080271 for the conversion of an existing barn to form 1 no. dwellinghouse, with associated demolition, extension, external alterations, access, parking and curtilage it was

 

RESOLVED – (6 for, 4 against) That planning permission be refused.

 

6.(ii)

DC080313 : The Garden House, Lakes Road, Marple, Stockport, SK6 7DH pdf icon PDF 656 KB

Change of use of land to a mixed use consisting of an urban farm and educational facility, together with retention of buildings and structures, parking area and the construction of the Garden House comprising visitor and educational facilities, together with a managers dwelling and new detached storage building (part retrospective).

 

The Committee is recommended to grant planning permission, subject to the use of an appropriate legal agreement / unilateral undertaking to cover Traffic Regulation Order contributions.

 

Officer contact: Mark Burgess on 0161 474 3659 or email: mark.burgess@stockport.gov.uk

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In respect of plan no. DC080313 for the change of use of land to a mixed use consisting of an urban farm and educational facility, together with retention of buildings and structures, parking area and the construction of the Garden House comprising visitor and educational facilities, together with a managers dwelling and new detached storage building (part retrospective) it was

 

RESOLVED – (9 for, 1 against) That consideration of this application be deferred to a future meeting of the Committee pending further discussions with the applicant in relation to the clarification of the ownership of the access road, timescale for the development and receipt of a drafted decision notice.

 

6.(iii)

DC081304 - Land Adjacent to 6 Norfolk Avenue, Heaton Chapel, SK6 5AG pdf icon PDF 712 KB

The demolition of 4 No. residential garages and the erection of 1 No. three storey four bedroom dwelling with single garage.

 

The Committee is recommended to grant planning permission, subject to conditions.

 

Officer contact: Jeni Regan on 0161 474 3531 or email: jeni.regan@stockport.gov.uk  

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In respect of plan no. DC081304 for the demolition of 4 No. residential garages and the erection of 1 No. three storey four bedroom dwelling with single garage it was

 

RESOLVED – That planning permission be granted.

 

7.

Planning Appeal, Enforcement Appeals and Enforcement Notices pdf icon PDF 350 KB

To consider a report of the Strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance).

 

The report summarises recent appeal decisions; lists current planning appeals and dates for local enquiries; informal hearings for planning appeals, and enforcement action by Area Committee area.

 

The Committee is recommended to note the report.

 

Officer contact: Vicki Bates on 0161 474 3219 or email: vicki.bates@stockport.gov.uk

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Minutes:

A representative of the strategic Head of Service & Monitoring Officer (Legal & Democratic Governance) submitted a report (copies of which had been circulated) summarising recent appeal decisions, listing current planning appeals and dates for local inquiries and informal hearings according to area committee.

 

Members requested that an update be provided within the next report in relation to the Land at Hillside Farm, Romiley and the section 215 notice that had been served, and Ogden Road, Bramhall.

 

RESOLVED – That the report be noted.