Planning Committee
Thursday, 29th November, 2018 5.30 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Katharine Street, Croydon CR0 1NX. View directions

Contact: Michelle Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email:

No. Item


Apologies for absence

To receive any apologies for absence from any members of the Committee.


Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 80 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 8November 2018 as an accurate record.


Disclosure of Interest

In accordance with the Council’s Code of Conduct and the statutory provisions of the Localism Act, Members and co-opted Members of the Council are reminded that it is a requirement to register disclosable pecuniary interests (DPIs) and gifts and hospitality to the value of which exceeds £50 or multiple gifts and/or instances of hospitality with a cumulative value of £50 or more when received from a single donor within a rolling twelve month period. In addition, Members and co-opted Members are reminded that unless their disclosable pecuniary interest is registered on the register of interests or is the subject of a pending notification to the Monitoring Officer, they are required to disclose those disclosable pecuniary interests at the meeting. This should be done by completing the Disclosure of Interest form and handing it to the Democratic Services representative at the start of the meeting. The Chair will then invite Members to make their disclosure orally at the commencement of Agenda item 3. Completed disclosure forms will be provided to the Monitoring Officer for inclusion on the Register of Members’ Interests.


Urgent Business (if any)

To receive notice of any business not on the agenda which in the opinion of the Chair, by reason of special circumstances, be considered as a matter of urgency.


Development presentations pdf icon PDF 108 KB

To receive the following presentations on a proposed development:


18/03453/PRE Timebridge Community Centre, Field Way pdf icon PDF 161 KB

The redevelopment of the site to provide a new 150 place Special Educational Needs (SEN) free school for children between the ages 2-19 with autism and learning difficulties.


Ward: New Addington North

Additional documents:


Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

To consider the accompanying reports by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:


Additional documents:


18/02613/FUL 95-95a Foxley Lane, Purley, CR8 3HP pdf icon PDF 111 KB

Demolition of 95 & 95A Foxley Lane: Erection of a two/three storey building to provide a 72-bedroom care home with associated external works and parking area to the front.


Ward: Purley and Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/00611/FUL The Former Queens Arms, 40 Portland Road and 5-7 Doyle Road, South Norwood, London, SE25 4PQ pdf icon PDF 134 KB

Demolition of existing buildings and structures: Erection of a part three and part four storey building to provide a ground floor commercial unit (Use Class A1 / A2 / A3 / B1), 59 student rooms and associated facilities.


Ward: Woodside

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/03780/FUL 836-838 London Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 7PA pdf icon PDF 204 KB

Alterations and erection of a part first floor, part second floor rear extension to create a home of multiple occupation, consisting of 10 rooms, in conjunction with ground floor rear extension approved under planning reference: 16/01475/P


Ward: West Thornton

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/02880/FUL 44 Beulah Road CR7 8JE pdf icon PDF 164 KB

Demolition of existing house and rebuild to provide 1 x 3 bedroom flat, 3 x 2 bedroom flats and 1 x bedroom flat involving balconies, 1 car parking space, cycle and refuse storage.


Ward: Thornton Heath

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/04047/FUL Land adjoining Norbury Railway Station, Norbury Avenue, SW16 3RW pdf icon PDF 157 KB

Construction of a four-storey building comprising of 12 flats with balconies and a ground floor commercial unit (218sq.m floorspace, Use Class B8 storage and distribution) with associated parking (for 7 cars), bicycle and refuse storage area; vehicle crossover, pedestrian footpath improvements, new landscaping including communal area.


Ward: Norbury Park

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/03582/FUL 14 Mitchley Avenue, Purley, CR8 1DT pdf icon PDF 105 KB

Demolition of existing property and erection of 3-storey development consisting 6 flats with associated access, 4 parking spaces, cycle storage and refuse store, and alterations to the existing land levels (revised description and proposal).


Ward: Purley Oaks and Riddlesdown

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


18/00144/FUL 1 Addington Road, CR2 8RE pdf icon PDF 145 KB

Conversion of dwelling house in 3 x 1 bedroom units, 1 x 2 bedroom unit and; construction of 4 x 4 bedroom terraced houses: Formation of additional vehicular access and provision of associated parking, play space, landscaping, cycle and refuse stores.


Ward: Sanderstead

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:


Items referred by Planning Sub-Committee

To consider any item(s) referred by a previous meeting of the Planning Sub-Committee to this Committee for consideration and determination:


There are none.


Other planning matters pdf icon PDF 104 KB

To consider the accompanying report by the Director of Planning & Strategic Transport:


There are none.


Exclusion of the Press & Public

The following motion is to be moved and seconded where it is proposed to exclude the press and public from the remainder of a meeting:


"That, under Section 100A(4) of the Local Government Act, 1972, the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following items of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information falling within those paragraphs indicated in Part 1 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972, as amended."