BRIGHTLINGSEA TOWN COUNCIL

 

Minutes of the Planning Committee held at the Parish Hall, Victoria Place,

Brightlingsea, Essex on

Thursday 12th May 2016 at 7.30 p.m.

 

 

Present:

Councillors:

D Dixon (Chairman)

V Chapman (Vice Chairman)

I Block, J Chapman and D Ingate

 

 

Substitute Members:

Councillor M Judson for Councillor J Russell (7.45pm onwards)

 

 

 

 

  1. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE: Councillors Russell and Steady

 

  1. CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 28TH APRIL 2016:

 

The Minutes of the meeting held on the 28th April 2016 were approved as a true record of the meeting.

 

  1. DECLARATION OF DISCLOSABLE PECUNIARY INTERESTS:

 

None received.

 

  1. PLANNING APPLICATIONS:

 

The following applications had been received by Tendring District Council:

 

Application No: 16/00581/FUL – Single storey tiled entrance porch to front (over front door) -10 North Road, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval

 

Application No:             16/00602/FUL – Minor amendments to internal layout and window/door positions approved under ref: 15/01133/FUL – 18 Ladysmith Avenue, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval

 

Application No: 16/00614/FUL – Ramped access – 55 North Road, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval

 

Councillor Dixon declared a pecuniary interest in the following application, and left the meeting whilst discussion took place.

 

Application No: 16/00628/FUL – Single storey side and rear extensions. Conversion of garage to form granny annexe – 11 Hall Cut, Brightlingsea

Recommend Refusal – Brightlingsea Town Council notes the application and comment that whilst the rear extension is all right, the front appears to be over development

 

Application No: 16/00629/FUL – Rear single storey and first floor extension – 55 Tower Street, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval

 


Councillor Dixon declared an interest under Clause 10.1 of the Local Code adopted by the Town Council in April 2014 as a Trustee of the Museum’s landlord. He made representation on the application and then left the meeting and took no part in any discussions.

 

Councillor V Chapman declared an interest in the following application, made representation on the application and then left the meeting and took no part in any discussions.

 

Application No: 16/00644/FUL – Change of use of former police station to museum including the extension of the existing building to form display spaces -Police Station, Station Road, Brightlingsea

Recommend Approval providing Clive Dawson, Tendring District Council’s Tree Officer has given his opinion on the Horse Chestnut Tree

 

  1. CLOSE OF MEETING:

 

There being no further business to discuss the Meeting closed at 8.05 p.m.

 

Received by Council on: 19th May 2016                               Approved by Committee on: 26th May 2016

 

                  Signed by Chair:                                                                           Signed by Chair:

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