Agenda and minutes

Planning Sub-Committee
Wednesday, 6th November, 2019 8.30 pm

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

Contact: Michelle Ossei-Gerning
020 8726 6000 x84246  Email: michelle.gerning@croydon.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

A97/19

Minutes of the previous meeting pdf icon PDF 62 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on Thursday 24 October 2019 as an accurate record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the minutes of the meeting held Thursday 24 October 2019 be signed as a correct record.

 

A98/19

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.

 

Minutes:

There were no disclosures of a pecuniary interest not already registered.

A99/19

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.

Minutes:

There was none.

 

 

 

Councillor Ali proposed for the guillotine to be lifted for the meeting to commence. This was seconded by Councillors Perry and Scott.

 

A100/19

Planning applications for decision pdf icon PDF 86 KB

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

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Chair changed the order of the meeting and items were heard in the following order: 18/04568/FUL 1363 London Road, Norbury, SW16 4BE; 19/02094/FUL 38-40 Riddlesdown Avenue, Purley, CR8 1JJ and 19/00126/FUL Land at junction of Hartley Down and Coulsdon Road.

A101/19

18/04568/FUL 1363 London Road, Norbury, SW16 4BE pdf icon PDF 123 KB

Demolition of existing structure, erection of single storey.

 

Ward: Norbury and Pollards Hill

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Demolition of existing structure, erection of single storey.

 

Ward: Norbury and Pollards Hill

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and officers responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Sean Creighton spoke against the application

 

Ward Member Councillor Leila Ben-Hassel spoke on behalf of the referring late Councillor Maggie Mansell, against the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion to APPROVE the application based on the officer’s recommendation. Councillor Perry seconded the motion.

 

The motion to approve was put forward to the vote and carried with all five Members unanimously voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 1363 London Road, Norbury, SW16 4BE

 

A102/19

19/02094/FUL 38-40 Riddlesdown Avenue, Purley, CR8 1JJ pdf icon PDF 105 KB

Erection of 1x three bedroom detached house and 4x flats (2x one bedroom, 2x two bedroom) at rear, formation of vehicular access onto Riddlesdown Road and provision of associated parking (Amended description).

 

Ward: Purley Oaks and Riddlesdown

Recommendation: Grant Permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Erection of 1x three bedroom detached house and 4x flats (2x one bedroom, 2x two bedroom) at rear, formation of vehicular access onto Riddlesdown Road and provision of associated parking (Amended description).

 

Ward: Purley Oaks and Riddlesdown

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and officers responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Brian Longman representing Riddlesdown Residents Association and Mr Rob Bosher spoke against the application.

 

Mr Paul Stephens spoke on behalf of the applicant in support of the application.

 

Referring Ward Member Councillor Simon Hoar spoke against the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion to APPROVE the application subject to the s106 agreement based on the officer’s revised recommendation as per addendum. There was a request for a strengthened condition for the building to not be occupied until the parking spaces was set in place. Councillor Ali seconded the motion.

 

The motion to approve was put forward to the vote and carried with three Members voting in favour and two Members voting against.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of 38-40 Riddlesdown Avenue, CR8 1JJ

 

A103/19

19/00126/FUL Land at junction of Hartley Down and Coulsdon Road pdf icon PDF 326 KB

Erection of two storey detached dwelling-house with new vehicular access off Coulsdon Road and parking area with turntable.

 

Ward: Purley & Woodcote

Recommendation: Grant permission

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Erection of two storey detached dwelling-house with new vehicular access off Coulsdon Road and parking area with turntable.

 

Ward: Purley & Woodcote

 

The officers presented details of the planning application and officers responded to questions for clarification.

 

Mr Mike Bliss spoke in support of the application.

 

Councillor Scott proposed a motion to APPROVE the application based on the officer’s recommendation. Councillor Ali seconded the motion.

 

The motion to approve was put forward to the vote and carried with all five Members unanimously voting in favour.

 

The Committee therefore RESOLVED to GRANT the application for the development of Land at junction of Hartley Down and Coulsdon Road.