Planning Committee Minutes 9 April 2019

                                                                       

 

Minutes of the Planning Committee Meeting of 9th April 2019 held at 7.00pm. in Five Ash Down Village Hall.

 

 

Present: Cllrs. Rose (Chairman), Blandford, Hoggan, McQuarrie, Roberts.  Also in attendance Cllrs. Coxon and Humphreys and clerk Beccy Macklen.

 

 

Public: None at this meeting

 

1.

Apologies: Apologies were received and accepted from Cllr. Cox and clerk Claudine Feltham

 

2.

Minutes: The minutes of the meeting of 12th March 2019 were approved and signed as a correct record by the Chairman.

 

3.

Declaration of Members Interests in respect of items on this agenda

 

Cllr. Roberts declared an interest in agenda items 4.2 and 4.5 by virtue of knowing the agent.

 

4.

 

4.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.2

 

 

 

 

 

4.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4.4

 

 

 

 

 

4.5

Planning Applications

 

Application no: WD/2017/2191/F

Location: READS FARM, ROCKS LANE, HIGH HURSTWOOD, CROWBOROUGH

Description: Erection of log cabin as a temporary dwelling for farm Manager/owner and change of use of land to residential curtilage. Updated application: Erection of log cabin as a temporary dwelling for farm manager/owner in substitution for permanent dwelling originally proposed.

Objection – The parish council would reiterrate its objections to the original application, less the comment regarding the dwelling being overbearing.

 

Application no: WD/2019/0525/F

Location: HIGH OAK, FRAMFIELD ROAD, BUXTED, TN22 4PG

Description: Single storey extensions to sides and rear and internal alterations

No objection

 

 

Application no: WD/2019/0501/F

Location: BAY TREE COTTAGE, ETCHINGWOOD LANE, BUXTED, UCKFIELD,

TN22 4PT

Description: Replacement of front fence and removal of hedge next to highway.

Objection Previous developments appear to have encroached further than the existing building line and this proposal would exacerbate this. It is also considered that a 1.8m high fence is inapproparite in this rural location. The Parish Council also wish to comment that when WDC request that a hedge/landscaping is within planning conditions, the property owner should then maintain the hedge in the future.

 

 

Application no: WD/2019/0508/FR

Location: HEWINGS, HURSTWOOD ROAD, HIGH HURSTWOOD, BUXTED, TN22 4BE

Description: Retrospective addition to the therapy room and alteration of the flat roof to accommodate.

No objection

 

 

Application no: WD/2019/0358/F

Location: LAND ADJ TO TAMARISK, PARK VIEW, BUXTED

Description: Proposed detached bungalow and retaining wall

No objection

 

 

5.

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

 

Application: WD/2019/0528/F

Location: Flame Lily Cottage, Five Ash Down, TN22 3AP

Description: Construction of garage.

Response to Wealden District Council: The parish council reached a majority vote to recommend approval for this application.

 

6

To discuss any planning applications received from Wealden District Council after the publication of the agenda that are available on the District Planning website. None during this period

 

7.

Matters for information:

 

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

WD/2019/0053/F

 

HINDOVER, COOPERS GREEN, UCKFIELD, TN22 3AA

REMOVAL OF EXISTING CONSERVATORY AND REPLACE WITH NEW, AND FRONT EXTENSION

TO GARAGE WITH NEW RAISED GARAGE ROOF

 

APPROVED

WD/2018/2716/F

 

KLOMONA, FIVE ASH DOWN, UCKFIELD TN22 3AP

HIP TO GABLE LOFT CONVERSION, TWO STOREY SIDE EXTENSION, PORCH AND CHANGE OF

USE OF LAND TO RESIDENTIAL.

 

APPROVED
WD/2018/2303/F HOWBOURNE FARM, HOWBOURNE LANE, BUXTED

INCREASED RESIDENTIAL CURTILAGE AND BELOW GROUND SWIMMING POOL WITH

ASSOCIATED PLANT SHED.

APPROVED

 

 

8.

Any other matters properly notified:

 

9.

Announcements: None this meeting.

 

 

The meeting closed at 7.15p.m.

 

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