Agenda and draft minutes

Planning Control Committee
Tuesday, 8th October, 2019 7.00 pm

Venue: Peel Room, Bury Town Hall

Contact: Andrea Tomlinson  Democratic Services, Tel: 0161 253 5133, Email: a.j.tomlinson@bury.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

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Declarations of Interest

Members of the Planning Control Committee are asked to consider whether they have an interest in any of the matters on the Agenda and, if so, to formally declare that interest.

Minutes:

Councillor Mason declared a prejudicial interest in application number 2 of item 4 (planning application no. 64138 relating to Site of Jolly Carters, 207 Bury and Bolton Road, Radcliffe) as he had objected to the application. Councillor Mason stated that he would leave the meeting during deliberation of the application and take no part in the decision.

 

Councillor Harris reported that she was no longer a member of the Bury Folk group.

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Minutes of the meeting held on 3 September 2019 pdf icon PDF 49 KB

Minutes:

Delegated decision:

 

That the Minutes of the meeting held on 3 September 2019 be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chair.

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Planning Applications pdf icon PDF 14 MB

Minutes:

A report by the Chief Planning Officer was submitted in relation to various applications for planning permission. Supplementary information was also submitted in respect of application numbers: 63533, 64138, 64150, 64437, 64450, 64462 and 64467.

 

The Committee heard representations from applicants and/or objectors in respect of the applications submitted.  This was limited to three minutes for each speaker. 

 

Prior to the Committee meeting, site visits took place in respect of planning applications 63533 and 64138.

 

Delegated decisions:

 

1.           That the Committee Approve the following applications in accordance  with the reasons put forward by the Head of Development Management in the report and supplementary information submitted and subject to the conditions included:-

 

Please note: Councillor Mason left the meeting during consideration of the following item:

 

64138       Site of Jolly Carters, 207 Bury and Bolton Road, Radcliffe, Manchester, M26 4JY – Bury West – Church Ward

Erection of convenience store (Class A1) and petrol filling station and associated access and landscaping.

 

Note: Councillor Walker spoke as a ward representative

 

Note: Councillor Harris proposed an alternative motion, to refuse the application as it is detrimental to residential amenities and will heighten road safety issues in the local area. The motion was seconded by Councillor Keeley. The Committee voted against the alternative motion. 

 

64150       146 Park Lane, Whitefield, Manchester, M45 7PX – Whitefield and Unsworth – Pilkington Park Ward

Two/single storey rear extension and single storey side extension.

 

64223       Cygnet Hospital, High Bank, Bury, BL8 2BS – Bury West – Church Ward

Part two storey/part single storey 18 bed low secure accommodation with offices and associated facilities and two storey gatehouse together with internal access route, car parking and associated works following demolition of the existing White House. Erection of outbuilding to be used as a Recovery College classroom. Alterations to the South Hampton existing entrance area and creation of new seclusion suite.

 

64308       Meadowcroft Farm, Lowercroft Road, Bury, BL8 3PD – Bury West – Church Ward

Conversion and extension of existing detached dwelling into 2 no. semi-detached dwellings; Conversion and extension of agricultural outbuildings to provide 2 no. single storey dwellings to include demolition of existing outbuildings and structures, associated landscaping and access works.

 

64450       31 Parkhills Road, Bury, BL9 9AS – Bury East – Redvales Ward

Change of use from residential (Class C3) to 9 bed/10 person house of multiple occupation (HMO) (Sui Generis).

 

64467       10 Pleasington Drive, Bury, BL8 2ET – Bury West – Church Ward

First floor extension at front/side above existing garage.

 

64616       8 Westcombe Drive, Bury, BL8 1DN – Bury West – Elton Ward

Erection of first floor rear extension; Erection of outbuilding in rear garden.

 

2.           That the Committee be Minded to Approve the following applications in accordance  with the reasons put forward by the Head of Development Management in the report and supplementary information submitted and subject to the conditions included:-

 

63533       Bevis Green Works, Mill Road, Bury, BL9 6RE – North Manor Ward

Residential development comprising 268 no. dwellings (Class C3) with associated access,  ...  view the full minutes text for item PCC.3

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Supplementary agenda pdf icon PDF 2 MB

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Delegated Decisions pdf icon PDF 59 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management on all delegated planning decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee.

 

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Manager was submitted listing all recent Planning application decisions made by Officers using delegated powers.

 

Delegated decision:

 

That the report be noted.

 

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Planning Appeals pdf icon PDF 110 KB

A report from the Head of Development Management on all Planning Appeals decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee.

Minutes:

A report from the Head of Development Management was submitted listing all recent Planning Appeal decisions since the last meeting of the Planning Control Committee.

 

It was explained that an appeal had been lodged in respect of Application number 63243, Land North of The Garsdale, Woodhill Road Bury. The appeal type requested by the applicant was an informal hearing. Mr Marno explained that Development Management had requested that the appeal be held as a public enquiry due to the large number of objections received.