Agenda

Planning Committee
Thursday, 22 February 2018 10.00 a.m.

Venue: District Council Chamber, South Lakeland House, Kendal. View directions

Contact: Committee Services 

Note: Registration to Speak Deadline 00:01 a.m. on Tuesday Prior to the Meeting 

Items
No. Item

PART I

1.

Apologies

To receive apologies for absence, if any.

2.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 269 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 25 January 2018 (copy attached).

3.

Declarations of Interest

To receive declarations by Members of interests in respect of items on this Agenda.

 

Members are reminded that, in accordance with the revised Code of Conduct, they are required to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests or other registrable interests which have not already been declared in the Council’s Register of Interests.  (It is a criminal offence not to declare a disclosable pecuniary interest either in the Register or at the meeting.)

 

Members may, however, also decide, in the interests of clarity and transparency, to declare at this point in the meeting, any such disclosable pecuniary interests which they have already declared in the Register, as well as any other registrable or other interests.

 

If a Member requires advice on any item involving a possible declaration of interest which could affect his/her ability to speak and/or vote, he/she is advised to contact the Monitoring Officer at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting.

4.

Local Government Act 1972 - Excluded Items

To consider whether the items in Part II of the Agenda should be considered in the presence of the press and public.

5.

Public Participation

Any member of the public who wishes to ask a question, make representations or present a deputation or petition at this meeting should apply to do so prior to the start of the meeting.  Information on how to make the application can be obtained by viewing the Council’s Website www.southlakeland.gov.uk or by contacting the Committee Services Team on 01539 733333.

 

(1)        Planning Applications

 

            Planning applications for which requests to speak have been made.

 

(2)        Agenda Items

 

            Agenda items for which requests to speak have been made.

6.

Planning Obligations for Affordable Homes pdf icon PDF 209 KB

To consider the report on guidance for Members of the Planning Committee in respect of the weight and balance required when considering applications where affordable housing and planning obligations thresholds and vacant building credit may apply.

Additional documents:

7.

Planning Application No. SL/2018/0001 - Kendal - 149 Valley Drive pdf icon PDF 104 KB

To determine a planning application for a two storey side extension.

8.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0841 - Preston Richard - Land north of Sycamore Close, Endmoor pdf icon PDF 244 KB

To determine a planning application for the erection of 106 dwellings with associated infrastructure.

Additional documents:

9.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0711 - Kendal - Sawyers Arms pdf icon PDF 148 KB

To determine a planning application for the conversion of a vacant public house and alterations/extension of redundant rear outbuildings to create 14 self-contained apartments.

 

Please also see Part II Appendix 1.

Additional documents:

10.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0712 - Kendal - 133 Stricklandgate pdf icon PDF 132 KB

To determine a planning application for conversion of a vacant retail unit (Use Class A1), including raising the roof to form a second floor, to create six self-contained apartments (Use Class C3).

Additional documents:

11.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0979 - Lower Allithwaite - Barn Hey Farm, Flookburgh Road, Allithwaite pdf icon PDF 137 KB

To determine a planning application for a residential development of 4 no. dwellings.

Additional documents:

12.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/1039 - Grange-over-Sands - The Studio, Grange Promenade pdf icon PDF 145 KB

To determine a planning application for the change of use of an artist studio (Use class Sui Generis) to café (Use class A3) and erection of adjacent toilet building.

Additional documents:

13.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/1088 - Grange-over-Sands - Hampsfell House Hotel, Hampsfell Road pdf icon PDF 96 KB

To determine a planning application for the erection of a dwelling for hotel manager accommodation.

14.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0997 - Ulverston - Former Public WC, Priory Road pdf icon PDF 116 KB

To determine a planning application for change of use and extension of a former public convenience to a hot food takeaway (Use class A3/A5) with associated parking, external seating area and new vehicular access.

Additional documents:

15.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0883 - Lower Allithwaite - Lakeland Leisure Park, Moor Lane, Flookburgh pdf icon PDF 165 KB

To determine a planning application for the installation of bases for 85 static caravans and associated infrastructure.

Additional documents:

16.

A Report on Monthly Enforcement Activity pdf icon PDF 316 KB

To consider an update on planning enforcement activity.

Additional documents:

17.

Planning Performance and Appeals Update pdf icon PDF 232 KB

To consider an update on performance measures and recent appeals as at 13 February 2018.

PART II

Private Section (exempt reasons under Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended by the Local Government (Access to Information) (Variation) Order 2006, specified by way of paragraph number)

18.

Planning Application No. SL/2017/0711 - Kendal - Sawyers Arms - Appendix 1

To determine a planning application for the conversion of a vacant public house and alterations/extension of redundant rear outbuildings to create 14 self-contained apartments.

 

Please also see Part I Report.

 

19.

Legal Advice regarding Sir John Barrow Way - Ulverston - SL/2016/1109

To consider the advice provided following consultation with Counsel in relation to the appeal brought by Oakmere Homes.