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

Brightlingsea, Essex on

Thursday 31st August 2017 at 6.45 p.m.

 

Present:

Councillors:

D Dixon (Vice Chairman)

I Block, J Chapman, J Howard,

and J Russell

 

Substitute members:

Councillor G Steady for D Ingate

 

Also in attendance:

Councillor M Judson

 

  1. APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE: Councillors V Chapman and D Ingate

 

  1. CONFIRMATION OF THE MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 17TH AUGUST 2017:

 

The Minutes of the meeting held on the 17th August 2017 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: 17/01318/FUL – Residential development of 115 No. dwellings together with garages, access roads, parking, fencing, walling, public open space, landscaping, drainage, highways infrastructure and other ancillary works – Land at Robinson Road, Brightlingsea

Object             Support           ✓Neutral

 

Reason for comment:

✓Makes observations on the application – (1) No to playground, as per residents comments on the web-site, and also the development is very close to a Recreation Ground; (2) We feel more social housing is needed. On 1st phase there are 15 social housing to 75 houses, 2nd phase there are only 6 planned social housing to 115 houses; (3) Essex County Highways to upgrade, maintain and stress that Mill Street is a Country Lane and access should be for residents only; (4) Through road to 2nd phase to be removed. Residents have been told that phase 1 and 2 would be kept separate; (5) S106 Agreement to be maintained; (6) Brightlingsea Town Council are concerned there are changes to the plans which were originally discussed with Officers at Tendring District Council.

 

If Tendring District Council are minded to pass this application without consideration to the points raised, Brightlingsea Town Council would like to call in the application.

 

No comment on the application

No objection to the application

Objects to application

Supports application

 

 Application No: 17/01257/FUL – Proposed cartlodge with store, workshop, hobby room and first floor games room/home office with new access gates and walls – Mill Farm, Hurst Green, Brightlingsea

✓Object             Support            Neutral

 

Reason for comment:

✓Makes observations on the application – Brightlingsea Town Council objects to the height of the

building and use of Red Pantiles

No comment on the application

No objection to the application

✓ Objects to application

Supports application

 

 

Application No: 17/01419/TPO – T3 – mature Lime – Pollard – Seychelles House, 53 Regent Road, Brightlingsea

Object             ✓Support            Neutral

 

Reason for comment:

✓Makes observations on the application – Subject to the Tree Officers Report

No comment on the application

No objection to the application

Objects to application

✓ Supports application

 

Application No: 17/01421/TPO – T2 – mature Lime – Pollard – Seychelles House, 53 Regent Road, Brightlingsea

Object             ✓Support            Neutral

 

Reason for comment:

✓Makes observations on the application – Subject to the Tree Officers Report

No comment on the application

No objection to the application

Objects to application

✓ Supports application

 

  1. CLOSE OF MEETING:

 

There being no further business to discuss the Meeting closed at 7.35 p.m.

Received by Council on: 21st September 2017                              Approved by Committee on: 14th September 2017

 

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