Planning Committee - Thursday, 16 March 2023 10.00 a.m.

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

Contact: Committee Services 

No. Item




To receive apologies for absence, if any.


Minutes pdf icon PDF 509 KB

To authorise the Chairman to sign, as a correct record, the minutes of the meeting of the Committee held on 15 December 2022 and 15 February 2023 (copies attached).

Additional documents:


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.


Local Government Act 1972 - Excluded Items

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


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 by no later than 0:01am (one minute past midnight) two working days before the meeting.  Information on how to make the application can be obtained by viewing the Council’s Website 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.


Planning Application No. SL/2023/0007 - Barn Hey Farm, Flookburgh Road, Allithwaite, Grange-over-Sands pdf icon PDF 702 KB

To consider an application for outline application (some matters reserved) for a residential development for up to 40 dwellings.



Planning Application No. SL/2022/0335 - Land Off Oakfield Park, Kirkby Lonsdale pdf icon PDF 585 KB

To consider an application for the erection of 34 dwellings, associated engineering works, landscaping and infrastructure.


Planning Application No. SL/2023/0023 - Land South of Prizet Filling Station Southbound, Helsington, KENDAL, LA8 8AA pdf icon PDF 672 KB

To consider an application for construction of new business building (Use Class E) with associated car parking and site works (Resubmission of SL/2021/0775).


Planning Application No. SL/2022/0971 - 37 - 39 Finkle Street, KENDAL, LA9 4AL pdf icon PDF 493 KB

To consider an application for the change of use of 1st & 2nd floors of former retail and retail storage & ancillary accommodation (Use class E) to 4 flats (Use class C3) with bin, recycling store and bicycle park (Resubmission of SL/2022/0405).



Planning Application No. SL/2022/0975 - 55 Finkle Street, KENDAL, LA9 4AL pdf icon PDF 485 KB

To consider an application for the change of use of 2nd floor of former retail (Use class E) to a dwelling (holiday accommodation) (Use class C3) with roof terrace with glazed balustrade (Resubmission of SL/2022/0274).



Planning Application No. SL/2022/1092 - Rear of 37 - 39 Finkle Street, KENDAL, LA9 4AL pdf icon PDF 516 KB

To consider an application for the change of use of rear of 37-39 Finkle Street to 3 cottages with a bin/recycling store and bicycle parking (Resubmission of SL/2022/0406).


Planning Application No. SL/2023/0039 - Land North of Greylags, Foxfield, BROUGHTON-IN-FURNESS, LA20 6BX pdf icon PDF 822 KB

To consider an application for the erection of a two-bedroom dormer bungalow with an undercroft garage including associated operations (Re-submission of SL/2022/1119).



Planning Application No. SL/2022/0668 - Land Adjacent to River Kent at Stockbeck and Gooseholme Park, Kendal pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider an Application for design changes to approved Phase 1 Kendal Linear Defences Scheme Ref: SL/2018/0925 to include construction of new pumping station including underground infrastructure, demolition of existing kiosk, erection of Motor Control Centre and electricity substation, linear defences in Reach F4, new outfall to River Kent and new hardstanding areas and associated landscaping areas incorporating SUDs within Gooseholme Park.


Planning Application No. SL/2023/0012 - Land North of Marsden Barn, Farleton pdf icon PDF 492 KB

To consider an application for the erection of a single self-build dwelling.


Planning Application No. SL/2023/0025 - SLDC Depot, Ulverston pdf icon PDF 443 KB

To consider an application for the installation of 7 (various sizes) temporary site accommodation single-story containers comprising office, sanitary and welfare facilities for up to 3 years.


Planning Application No. SL/2022/0831 - Footpath off Berners Close Carpark pdf icon PDF 482 KB

To consider an application for installation of a free standing information board at Berners Close Car Park, Grange-over-Sands.


There are no items in this part of the agenda.

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)