BRERETON AND RAVENHILL PARISH COUNCIL
Minutes of a meeting of the Planning Committee held on-line on Tuesday, 6th April 2021.
Councillors PA Fisher [Vice-Chairman in the Chair], DR Johnson and GN Molineux.
Alderman R Easton and Councillors Mrs DM Easton and Ms IJ Brown.
Apologies for absence were received from Councillors TA Jones [Chairman] Mrs W Fisher and JC Harvey.
Mr PG Davies, the Parish Clerk, was also in attendance.
- DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
There were no declarations of interest given at the commencement of the meeting.
That the minutes of the meeting held on 2nd February 2021, be approved and signed as a correct record.
- PLANNING DECISION
The Parish Council noted the following Decision Notice received from the District Council.
Two-storey side extension to domestic property [ground and first floor flat] to create an additional bedroom with en-suite bathroom to each flat
32 Attlee Crescent.
First floor side extension above existing garage and kitchen
47 Lea Hall Lane.
[The Parish Council noted an objection received from a neighbour in respect of this application]
Construction of self-contained development of 4 No. 2 bedroom houses and 4 No. 1 bedroom apartments, including revised access to Main Road and car parking
98 Main Road.
- PLANNING APPLICATIONS
That the following comments be sent to the District Council in respect of the planning
applications listed below:-
Two-storey side extension to existing domestic property [ground and first floor flat] to create an additional bedroom with en-suite bathroom to each flat – amended plans
32 Attlee Crescent.
Following consultation with the Chairman, the District Council had been advised that the Parish Council did not object to the plans but would like strict conditions on materials to ensure that the development looked appropriate in its context.
Single-storey front extension and front canopy
29 Leasowe Road.
Loft conversion with addition of side dormer
78 Armitage Road.
No objection, subject to the District Council being satisfied that there was no adverse effect on neighbouring properties.
New external windows and internal modifications
Key Point, Unit 3 & 4 Wheelhouse Road.
Single-storey rear extension and cladding to elevations – amended plans
1 Lodge Road.
No objection, subject to full compliance with building regulations to ensure complete safety of the structure.
- LAND OFF COLLIERY ROAD
The Committee noted the contents of a letter from the Friends of Cannock Chase regarding an alleged illegal development on land off Colliery Road.
The Clerk reminded Members that the Parish Council had strongly objected to the original planning application [CH/20/029] as it considered the development to be grossly excessive in an area of the Green Belt and within the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
That a copy of the letter from the Friends of Cannock Chase be referred to the Planning Department, with a request that they vigorously pursue any illegal breach of planning control.