Planning Committe Minutes 11 September 2018



Present: Cllrs Rose (Chairman), Blandford, Roberts and Hoggan. Also present at this meeting: Cllr Wells, Mrs C Feltham and Miss B Macklen – Clerks to the Parish Council.


Public: No members of public present at this meeting.



Apologies for Absence

Apologies were received and accepted from Cllr Cox and Cllr McQuarrie.



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

No declarations of interest were made.



The minutes of the Planning Committee held on 14th August 2018 were approved and signed as a correct record by the Chairman.



Planning Applications








































Application No:  WD/2018/1400/F

Location: 1 Nursery Field, Buxted

Description: Extension and alterations to the existing kitchen and addition of front porch.

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Bennett

Agent: Urben Windows Ltd.

Buxted Parish Council response to WDC: no objection, recommend approval.


Application No: WD/2018/1686/F

Location: Lower Totease Farm, Framfield Road, Buxted

Description: Demolition of building and replacement with a dwelling

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Farley

Agent: Moore Planning

Buxted Parish Council response to WDC: The parish council note this outside the development boundary, and within the Ashdown Forest special conservation area. The parish council are aware that there were letters of objection for the previous application for this site. The parish council cannot see that the design of this house would impact on neighbouring properties, however the parish council do not feel they are able to recommend approval or object to this application and will await to see the comments from WDC with regards to their current policies.


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


Application No: WD/2018/1606/F

Location: 9 St Marys Garth, Buxted.

Description: Proposed side extension to 1st floor level and internal alterations.

Applicant surname: King

Agent: WAS Architects

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


Application: WD/2018/0724/F

Location: George Rose Ltd, Queenstock Lane, Buxted, TN22 4LA.

Description: Erection of a semi-detached pair of dwellings utilising an existing access on Queenstock Lane and provision for parking and infilling of culvert.

Details received showing amendments to provide semi-detached pair of dwellings. Plans dated 14/08/2018.

Applicant: George Rose Ltd

Agent: Mike Hill Architectural Services Ltd

Response from Buxted Parish Council to Wealden District Council: No objections


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





Matters for information


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

Oaklands, High Street, Buxted, TN22 4JZ.


Part retrospective application for extension to garage as approved under WD/2017/2599/F. Construct terrace on part of garage roof and amend fenestration on rear elevation. Approved
WD/2018/1234/F Rose Bank, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4LE Proposed extension and internal alterations to ground floor to achieve open kitchen, dining area plus ground floor toilet. Approved
WD/2018/0798/F Creteway, Limes Lane, Buxted Extension to south east of existing property. PC had not objection and recommended approval. Refused









Any other matters properly notified:



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


Meeting closed at 1922 hours.


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