Minutes of a meeting of the Town Council's Planning/ Licensing Committee held in the Council Chamber, Windmill Lane , Northam on Tuesday 30th January 2007 .

PRESENT: Chairman - Town Mayor Cllr K A Lane

Members - Cllrs Mrs M Cox, A Barnes, R D Bradford MBE, H Brading, J A Braund, R W A Miller, P Waters

together with 3 Parishioners

Apologies were recorded on behalf of the Cllrs E J Davies, A Eastman, P Hames and R Tisdale

1. Minutes

The minutes of the meeting of the Town Council's Planning/Licensing Committee held 17 th January 2007 were approved and signed.

(Vote: Unanimous)

2. Planning applications

2571/06 Proposed change of use from residential home for the elderly to 1 residential unit. Appledore House, Meeting Street , Appledore RESOLVED - Recommend approval.

(Vote: Unanimous)

2639/06 Proposed installation of velux windows, French doors with balcony, rear balcony deck, replacement windows and doors to front garden room. 7 Mount Raleigh Avenue RESOLVED Recommend approval. Trust that balcony deck will not cause overlooking problems.

(Vote: Unanimous)

2661/06 Proposed internal alterations and conversion of roof space to living accommodation. 14 Hillcliff Terrace, Irsha Street , Appledore RESOLVED - Recommend approval.

(Vote: Unanimous)

2699/06 Proposed replacement porch - Goats Hill House, Goats Hill Road RESOLVED Recommend approval.

(Vote; Unanimous)

2631/06 Proposed 4 bedroomed house with garage and off road parking Garden - site adjacent to Glenside , First Raleigh RESOLVED - Recommend Refusal because of the importance of the area. The woodland is important and the townscape is of importance. The proposal goes against the parish plan. The Council would like to see a tree preservation order on this woodland. Concerned that some trees may have been felled and work possibly commenced.

(Vote: 6 For, 2 abst)

0007/07 Proposed loft conversion with dormer windows and ground floor extension - 7 Southcott Road, Raleigh RESOLVED - Recommend approval if no overlooking.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0012/07 Proposed extension and part conversion to form spa facility for hotel - Durrant House, Hotel, Heywood Road RESOLVED Recommend approval. Keep wall to Durrant Lane .

(Vote: Unanimous)

0014/07 Proposed erection of a dwelling - Garden of Petroc , Torridge Road , Appledore RESOLVED - Recommend Refusal - Insufficient curtilage.

Cllr Barnes declared a pecuniary interest and left the meeting for this item.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0017/07 Proposed single storey annexe extension and garage - 4 Cornborough Road, Westward Ho! RESOLVED - Recommend Refusal Out of character and ugly.

(Vote: 6 For, 2 against)

0025/07 Proposed extension to dwelling - Hilltop, Hilltop Road , Raleigh RESOLVED Recommend approval. Put TPO on evergreen at entrance.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0028/07 Proposed extension to rear gable end with conservatory at the rear and minor alterations to steps at front entrance - 32 Riversmeet, Appledore RESOLVED - Recommend approval if privacy of neighbours is not impaired.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0029/07 Proposed amendments to approved design for dwelling - Land adjacent to Wayneflete, Chope Road , Northam RESOLVED - Recommend approval.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0039/07 Proposed Switch plots 12 and 12A to already approved scheme - House types will remain unchanged Plots 12 and 12A at Buckleigh Grange, Buckleigh Road, Westward Ho! - RESOLVED - Recommend approval.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0042/07 Proposed conservatory Little Orchard, Chircombe Lane RESOLVED - Recommend approval if no overlooking.

(Vote: Unanimous)

0051/07 Proposed alterations to kitchen including small extension - 10 Bude Street , Appledore RESOLVED - Recommend approval.

(Vote: Unanimous)

 

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