Planning Minutes 18 October 2018


Minutes of the Buxted Parish Council Planning Committee meeting 10th October 2018



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



Public: One member of public present at this meeting.

The applicant of item 4.3 of this agenda spoke in connection with this application.


Apologies for Absence

Apologies were received and accepted from Cllr Blandford.

Cllr McQuarrie not present at this meeting.



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 11th September 2018 were approved and signed as a correct record by the Chairman.






































Planning Applications


Application No:  WD/2018/0930/FR

Location: Little Farm, Burnt Oak Road, Crowborough, TN6 3SD

Description: Retrospective application for erection of agricultural buildings and surfacing of track/hardstanding.

Amended plan received to show inclusion of hardstanding/surfaced track within site; deletion of neighbour’s land and barns from ‘blue’ area and for clarity shows mobile sheds and caravan for mess purposes.

Applicant: Mr K Barber

Agent: Mr K Barber

Buxted Parish Council response to Wealden District Council: the parish council would like to reiterate the comments made before – there are concerns over whether animals are being kept on site, and object to this planning application.


Application No:  WD/2018/1901/F

Location: Ringle Cross Cottage, London Road, Ringles Cross, TN22 1HF.

Description: Single storey extension and relocation of existing shed.

Applicant: Chris Charteris

Agent: Richard Boswell.

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


Application No:  WD/2018/1946/F

Location: Glendale, Hurstwood Road, Buxted, TN22 4BJ.

Description: Demolition of existing domestic outbuilding and erection of new garage, garden store and garden room/studio.

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Jacques

Agent: MJB Architecture

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


Application No:  WD/2018/1998/F

Location: Fairview, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4PP.

Description: Erection of two storey side extension.

Applicant: Mr & Mrs Belk

Agent: Downlands Design & Surveying Ltd.

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


Application No:  WD/2018/1764/F

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

Description: Erection of single-storey extension to the existing storage building together with elevational alterations to provide for an increased storage area for the parking of cars.

Applicant: Classic Heroes

Agent: DHA Planning & Development

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
















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


Application No:  WD/2018/1258/F

Location: Meadow Cottage, Chillies Lane, High Hurstwood, TN22 4AB.

Description: Demolition of existing single storey dwelling, garage, outbuildings and swimming pool. Proposed replacement dwelling and garage. Associated landscape works.

Applicant: Mr and Mrs King

Agent: Stephen Langer and Associates

Response from Buxted Parish Council to Wealden District Council: The parish council recommend approval for this application.


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



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

Demolition of existing B2 industrial workshop and erection of detached





Farthings, Limes Lane, Buxted TN22 4PD.


Proposed two storey side extension and single storey ground extension to the rear. Existing windows to be replaced. Alterations to garage. Approved



Howbourne Farm, Howbourne Lane, Buxted TN22 4QD

Below ground swimming pool with associated plant shed.





Popes Hall Cottage, Limes Lane, Buxted TN22 4PB

Two-storey rear extension.





Passfield, Framfield Road, Buxted, TN22 4PG Single storey front dining room extension. Approved



9 St Marys Garth, Buxted, TN22 4LY Proposed side extension to 1st floor level and internal alterations Approved






Any other matters properly notified:


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


Meeting closed at 1918 hours.


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