Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

South Northamptonshire Local Area Planning Committee - Thursday 9th September 2021 2.15 pm

Venue: The Forum, Moat Lane, Towcester, NN12 6AD

Contact: Richard Woods, Democratic Services 

Note: 01327 322043 

Items
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8.

Declarations of Interest

Members are asked to declare any interest and the nature of that interest which they may have in any of the items under consideration at this meeting.

Minutes:

6. Land West of Whitfield Road, Radstone, NN13 5PZ

 

Councillor Rosie Herring, Disclosable Pecuniary Interest, as the co-applicant concerned in this application, would leave the meeting for the duration of the discussion on this item.

9.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 251 KB

To confirm the Minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 5 August 2021.

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 5 August 2021 were agreed as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

10.

Chairman's Announcements

To receive communications from the Chairman.

Minutes:

There were no Chairman’s announcements.

WNS/2021/0349/FUL

11.

Thorpe Barn, Thenford Road, Thorpe Mandeville, OX17 2FG pdf icon PDF 215 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application WNS/2021/0349/FUL for the change of use of an agricultural building to a wedding venue and external alterations to close open bays at Thorpe Barn, Thenford Road, Thorpe Mandeville, OX17 2FG for Mr Paul Ormond.

 

Jeremy Greenhalgh, a local resident, addressed the Committee in objection to the application.

 

Paul Ormond, the applicant, addressed the committee in support of the application.

 

In reaching its decision, the Committee considered the officer’s report and presentation, the addresses of the public speakers, and the written update.

 

Resolved

 

(1)  That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director – Growth, Climate and Regeneration to grant permission for application WNS/2021/0349/FUL subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions as deemed necessary):

 

CONDITIONS

 

Time limit

 

1.   The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.

     

Reason : To comply with the provisions of Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.

 

Approved plans

 

2.   The development shall not be carried out otherwise than in complete accordance with the approved plans and details unless a non-material or minor material amendment is approved by the Local Planning Authority under the Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015 (as amended).  The approved plans and details are:

     

·      Proposed Floor Plans (drawing ref: A-01 rev B)

·      Proposed Elevations (drawing ref: A-02 rev A)

Both received 4th May 2021

     

·      Proposed parking plan, received 19th July 2021

·      Site Location Plan (drawing ref: SP5244SW), received 29th July 2021

     

Reason : To clarify the permission and for the avoidance of doubt.

 

Vision splays

 

3.   Prior to first use vision splays shall be provided at the proposed car park access to give clear visibility over a distance of at least 43 metres to the north and south along Thenford Road from a point at least 2m metres back from the centre line of the access, measured from and along the near edge of the carriageway.  The vision splays shall be kept clear of all obstructions, levelled and maintained at a height not exceeding 0.6 metres above the adjacent carriageway level.

     

Reason : To ensure that adequate visibility is retained in the interest of road safety in accordance with Policy SS2 of the South Northamptonshire Local Plan and Government guidance in Section 12 of the National Planning Policy Framework.

 

Materials

 

4.   A schedule of materials and finishes to be used in the external walls and roof(s) of the building shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority prior to commencement of those works. The development shall thereafter be completed in accordance with the approved details.

     

Reason : To ensure that the materials are appropriate to the appearance of the locality and to ensure the satisfactory appearance of the completed development in accordance with Policies SS2 and NE2 of the South Northamptonshire Local Plan Policy and Government guidance contained within the  ...  view the full minutes text for item 11.

WNS/2021/0686/FUL

12.

Land west of Whitfield Road, Radstone, NN13 5PZ pdf icon PDF 265 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

Approved, subject to various requirements to be set out in the Minutes.

Minutes:

The Committee considered application WNS/2021/0686/FUL for the erection of outbuildings to be ancillary to dwelling approved under permission S/2020/2890/FUL at Land West of Whitfield Road, Radstone, NN13 5PZ for Mr & Mrs A.M. and R.J. Herring.

 

Andy Smith, on behalf of Radstone Parish Meeting, addressed the Committee in objection to the application.

 

Mike Edwards, a local resident, addressed the Committee in objection to the application.

 

Tony Herring, the applicant, addressed the Committee in support of the application.

 

In reaching its decision, the Committee considered the officer’s report and presentation, the addresses of the public speakers, and the written update.

 

Resolved

 

(1)  That authority be delegated to the Assistant Director – Growth, Climate and Regeneration to grant permission for application WNS/2021/0349/FUL subject to the following conditions (and any amendments to those conditions as deemed necessary):

 

CONDITIONS

 

Time limit

 

1.    The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.

 

Reason: To comply with the provisions of Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.

 

Approved plans

 

2.    The development shall not be carried out otherwise than in complete accordance with the approved plans and details unless a non-material or minor material amendment is approved by the Local Planning Authority under the Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (England) Order 2015 (as amended).  The approved plans and details are: 

     

      Site Location Plan (drawing ref: 377.01), received on 3rd June 2021

Proposed Site Layout (drawing ref: 516.05C), received on 17th June 2021.

Proposed Outbuildings Plans, Elevations, and Sections (drawing ref: 516.126A), received on 25th March 2021.

Indicative Site Profile (drawing ref: 516.106D), received on 16th July 2021.

     

      Reason: To clarify the permission and for the avoidance of doubt.

 

Materials

 

3.    A schedule of materials and finishes to be used in the external walls and roof(s) of the buildings hereby approved shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority prior to commencement of those works. The development shall thereafter be completed in accordance with the approved details.

     

Reason : To ensure that the materials are appropriate to the appearance of the locality and to ensure the satisfactory appearance of the completed development in accordance with Policy SS2 and HE5 of the South Northamptonshire Local Plan Policy and Government guidance contained within the National Planning Policy Framework.

 

Ancillary use

 

4.    The buildings hereby permitted shall be used solely as ancillary accommodation to the dwellinghouse approved under application S/2020/1890/FUL and as such shall not be sold, leased, let, sub-let or used as an independent dwelling unit nor used for any other purpose whatsoever. In addition, the car shelter hereby approved shall be used solely for the garaging of motor vehicles.

     

Reason : The site is unsuitable to accommodate a separate dwelling without it being cramped or causing harm to the amenities of the occupants of the adjoining dwelling(s) and in order to comply with Policy SS2 of  ...  view the full minutes text for item 12.

13.

Urgent Business

The Chairman to advise whether they have agreed to any items of urgent business being admitted to the agenda.

Minutes:

There were no items of urgent business.