Agenda and minutes

Lewes District Council Planning Applications Committee
Wednesday, 7th August, 2019 5.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, County Hall, St Anne's Crescent, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1UE

Contact: Committee Services on 01273 471600 

Items
No. Item

26.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 121 KB

To confirm and sign the minutes of the previous meeting held on 26 June 2019 (attached herewith).

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 26 June 2019 were submitted and approved, and the Chair was authorised to sign them as a correct record.

27.

Apologies for absence/Declaration of substitute members

Minutes:

Apologies for absence had been received from Councillors Sharon Davy and Christoph von Kurthy. Councillor Jim Lord declared he was acting as substitute for Councillor Davy for the duration of the meeting.

28.

Declarations of interest

Disclosure by councillors of personal interests in matters on the agenda, the nature of any interest and whether the councillor regards the interest as prejudicial under the terms of the Code of Conduct.

Minutes:

There were none.

29.

Petitions

To receive petitions from councillors or members of the public in accordance with Council Procedure Rule 13 (Page D9 of the Constitution).

Minutes:

There were none.

30.

Written questions from councillors

To deal with written questions from members pursuant to Council Procedure Rule 12.3 (page D8 of the Constitution).

Minutes:

There were none.

31.

LW/19/0324 - 54 Arundel Road, Denton, Newhaven, East Sussex, BN9 0NF pdf icon PDF 311 KB

Minutes:

Darren Moore (Agent) and Mr D Liggett (Applicant) spoke for the proposal.

 

Resolved:

 

That planning application LW/19/0324 for aproposed 2-bed dwelling to the side, single storey rear extension and alterations be approved, subject to the condition and informative on the Supplemental Report, including CTLA bus service on the informative and an additional informative concerning decoration of the existing dwelling and the conditions set out in the report.

 

(Note: The Council’s Lawyer advised and Councillor O’Connor agreed that due to his predetermination on the application, he would not take part in any further discussion or voting thereon for the remainder of this agenda item.)

 

32.

SDNP/19/02185/HOUS - 4 Park Road, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7 1BN pdf icon PDF 286 KB

Minutes:

Jolyon Brewis (Agent and Applicant) spoke for the proposal.

 

Resolved:

 

That planning application SDNP/19/02185/HOUS for a first floor extension to existing single-storey house including timber cladding with black window frames, photovoltaic panels mounted at new roof level, new ground floor entrance lobbies and replacement windows, with timber spandrel panels to match new first floor extension, new sedum-planted roof coverings to existing flat roofs, and general improvements to hard landscaping to front of house be approved, subject to the conditions set out in the report and supplementary report.

33.

Enforcement Monitoring from 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019 (Part A) pdf icon PDF 170 KB

Report of Director of Regeneration and Planning

Minutes:

Resolved:

 

That the report which provided an overview of planning enforcement matters throughout Lewes District during the period 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019, be noted. 

 

34.

Enforcement Monitoring from 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019 (Part B) pdf icon PDF 176 KB

Report of Director of Regeneration and Planning

Minutes:

Resolved:

 

That the report which detailed planning enforcement cases throughout Lewes District which have had notices authorised and/or served within the quarter of 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019, be noted.

 

35.

Summary of appeal decisions received from 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019 pdf icon PDF 95 KB

Minutes:

Resolved:

 

That the appeal decisions received from 1 April 2019 to 30 June 2019, be noted.

36.

Summary of SDNPA appeal decisions received from 27 February 2019 to 24 June 2019 pdf icon PDF 266 KB

Minutes:

Resolved:

 

That the SDNPA (South Downs National Park Authority) appeal decisions received from 27 February 2019 to 24 June 2019, be noted.

 

(Note: On behalf of the Committee, the Chair expressed his thanks to the Specialist Advisor (Planning Enforcement) and Senior Specialist Advisor (Planning) for all of their continued hard work and dedication in relation to planning matters across Lewes District.)

37.

Date of next meeting

To note that the next meeting of the Planning Applications Committee is scheduled to be held on Wednesday, 28 August 2019 in the Council Chamber, County Hall, St Anne’s Crescent, Lewes, BN7 1UE, commencing at 5:00pm.

Minutes:

Resolved:

 

That the next meeting of the Planning Applications Committee that is scheduled to be held on Wednesday, 28 August 2019 in the Council Chamber, County Hall, St Anne’s Crescent, Lewes, BN7 1UE, commencing at 5:00pm, be noted.