The Planning Applications below are to be considered by members of the Planning Committee on 8th October 2019 at 7.00 pm 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 September 2019 be approved and signed as a correct record by the Chairman.
Application no: WD/2019/1943/F
Location: PEMBROKE VILLA, HIGH STREET, BUXTED,TN22 4JU
Description: proposed single storey attached side garage.
Application no: WD/2019/2016/F
Location: OAKLANDS, HIGH STREET, BUXTED, TN22 4JZ
Description: Construction of open-fronted two bay car port at front of house
Application no: WD/2019/1506/F
Location: OAKLEIGH HOUSE, ETCHINGWOOD LANE, BUXTED, TN22 4PT
Description: Demolition of the existing dwelling and erection of a new four-bedroom detached dwelling.
Amended plans received 30/09/19
Application no: WD/2019/1837/F
Location: THE ROCKS, ROCKS LANE, HIGH HURSTWOOD, BUXTED, TN22 4BL
Description: Demolition of existing garage and replacement with a 3-bay oak framed garage with log store
Planning applications considered by email consultation, due to the deadline set by Wealden District Council for the parish council’s response: None during this period.
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
Any other matters properly notified:
Enforcement: WDC have issued 2 formal enforcement notices:
Location: Land at Taylors Pond, Lower Totease Farm, Buxted, East Sussex
Details: ‘Without planning permission, change of use of the building (“the Fishing Lodge”) from use as a fishing lodge to a mixed use as a fishing lodge and for residential purposes.
Reasons for issuing this notice:
(i) It appears to the Council that the above breach of planning control has occurred within the last ten years.
(ii) The unauthorised use of the Fishing Cabin on the Land which lies within the countryside, outside of any development boundary, is considered to inappropriate and unjustified within this locality and as
such is considered contrary to various WDC Policies’.
‘without planning permission, the carrying out of enlargement and extension works to the building, increasing
the size of the Fishing Lodge from that approved on 7th August 2007 under planning reference WD/2007/1856/FR. REASONS FOR ISSUING THIS NOTICE:
i) It appears to the Council that the above breach of planning control has occurred within the last four years. The unauthorised development was substantially completed less than four years ago.
ii) The unauthorised works to the Fishing Lodge, which lies within the countryside outside of any development boundary, are considered to be unjustified on normal planning grounds, in the absence of any
know or proven agricultural or forestry need’.
The following application has gone to the Planning Inspectorate having been refused by WDC
Site: LAND ADJACENT TO TANYARD’S FARMHOUSE, FRAMFIELD ROAD, BUXTED, TN22 4PP
Proposal: Demolition of existing buildings and structure, and erection of a single dwelling with detached garage, driveway and soft landscaping
Planning Inspectorate Ref: APP/C1435/W/19/3232260
Announcements – a) Chairman of the Committee; b) Clerk to the Council