Planning Agenda 14 August 2018


The Planning Applications below are to be considered by members of the Planning Committee on 14th August 2018 at

7.00 p.m. in The Reading Room, Buxted.


The public have a right and are welcome to attend and at the discretion of the Chairman. Members of the public may speak or ask questions when invited by the Chairman prior to the formal opening of the meeting.



Apologies for Absence



Declaration of Members personal and prejudicial Interests in respect of items on this agenda



The minutes of the Planning Committee held on 10th July 2018 be approved and signed as a correct record by the Chairman.



Planning Applications




























































Application No:  WD/2018/1379/F

Location: Passfield, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4PG

Description: Single storey front dining room extension.

Applicant: Mrs Annette Cook


Application No:  WD/2018/1459/F

Location: Popes Hall Cottage, Limes Lane, Buxted, TN22 4PB

Description: Two-storey rear extension.

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Ashton


Application No:  WD/2018/1488/F

Location: Howbourne Farm, Howbourne Lane, Buxted, TN22 4QD

Description: Below ground swimming pool with associated plant shed.

Applicant: Mr A Zlattinger


Planning applications considered by email consultation, due to the deadline set by Wealden District Council for the parish council’s response:


Application No:  WD/2018/1234/F

Location: Rose Bank, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4LE

Description: Proposed extension and internal alterations to ground floor to achieve open kitchen dining area plus ground floor toilet.

Response from Buxted Parish Council to Wealden District Council: no objections, recommend approval.



Application: WD/2018/1394/F

Location: 13 Maypole Cottages, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AG

Description: Construction of a porch.

Response from Buxted Parish Council to Wealden District Council: no objections, recommend approval.





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To discuss any planning applications received from Wealden District Council after the publication of the agenda that are available on the District Planning website.


Application: WD/2018/1464/F

Location: Reads Farm, Rocks Lane, High Hurstwood.

Description: Demolition of a redundant rural building and erection of a replacement residential dwelling.

Applicant: Mr Nigel Reader


Application: WD/2018/1497/LDE

Location: Cypress Wood Holdings, Howbourne Lane, Buxted, TN22 4QD

Description: Lawful use of caravans on site for more than 10 years.


Application: WD/2018/1556/FA

Location: 1 & 2 Foxhole Cottages, Howbourne Lane, Buxted, TN22 4QD

Description: Removal of condition 1 (agricultural occupancy condition) of T/1954/11092.

Applicant: Mr Christopher Giles


Application: WD/2018/1489/F

Location: Farthings, Limes Lane, Buxted, TN22 4PD

Description: Proposed two storey side extension and single storey ground extension to the rea. Existing windows to be replaced. Alterations to the garage.

Applicant: Daniel Akehurst


Application: WD/2018/1501/F

Location: The Hurst, Burnt Oak Road, High Hurstwood, Buxted, TN22 4AE.

Description: Demolition of existing B2 industrial workshop and erection of detached dwelling.

Applicant: Mr P Vin Hinten




Matters for information


WDC Planning Application Decision Notices received
Application Location Description Decision by WDC



Merlins, Burnt Oak Road, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AE Partial conversion of existing garage into annexe accommodation. Approved



Hurstwood Farm, Royal Oak Lane, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AN

Use of sand school for mixed use of training horses used in applicant’s horse breeding business and commercial riding school in breach of Condition 6 of

planning permission WD/2005/3511/F




Hurstwood Farm, Royal Oak Lane, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AN Use of stable block as 16 stables plus tack room and retention of ancillary hay store and tack rooms for mixed use of stabling horses bred by the applicant and providing commercial full, weekday, assisted, riding and other types of livery to customers’ horses in breach of Condition 5 of planning permission WD/2001/0241/F. Issued



Hurstwood Farm, Royal Oak Lane, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AN Mixed uses of agriculture and cross-country course and for commercial hire (part of land in breach of condition 4 of planning permission WD/2003/2148/F). Issued



Sandhurst, Coopers Green Road, Uckfield, TN22 3AA Two storey, and single storey side extension and associated works. Approved

Lower Totease Farm, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4LF



Demolition of agricultural building and fishing lodge and replacement with a single storey, family sized dwelling with associated hard and soft landscaping. Withdrawn












Any other matters properly notified:

Planning application: WD/2017/2373/FR

Location: Little Potters, Limes Lane, Buxted, TN22 4PE

Description: Erection of walls, pillars and posts to serve existing access.

This was refused by WDC.

The applicants took this to Appeal. Ref: APP/C1435/D/18/3198166 .

Result: Appeal was dismissed.


Announcements – a) Chairman of the Committee; b) Clerk to the Council




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