Agenda and minutes

Venue: Middleton Library, Long Street, Middleton M24 1AF

Contact: Caroline Denyer  924717

Items
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6.

Declarations of Interest pdf icon PDF 27 KB

Members must indicate at this stage any items on the agenda in which they must declare an interest.  Members must verbally give notice of their interest at the meeting and complete the form attached with this agenda. 

 

Members are also advised to take advice with regard to any matter where there is potential bias or predetermination in any business to be considered at the meeting and whether they should take part in decision making at the meeting.

 

Members are reminded that, in accordance with the Localism Act 2011 and the Council's adopted Code of Conduct, they must declare the nature of any discloseable pecuniary interest; personal interest and/or prejudicial interest required of them and, in the case of any discloseable pecuniary interest or prejudicial interest, withdraw from the meeting during consideration of the item, unless permitted otherwise within the Code of Conduct.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

7.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 75 KB

-       To consider the minutes of the meeting of the Middleton Planning Sub-Committee held on 17th May 2016.

Minutes:

DECIDED – that the Minutes of the meeting of the Middleton Township Planning Sub-Committee held on 17th May 2016 be approved as a correct record.

8.

Erection of Canopy Over Existing Loading Bay on Front Elevation - Hanson Point, Hanson Close Industrial Estate, Hanson Close, Middleton

Minutes:

The Director of Economy reported on submitted planning application 16/00112/FUL for the erection of a canopy over the existing loading bay on the front elevation at Hanson Point, Hanson Close Industrial Estate, Hanson Close Middleton.

 

The Sub-Committee considered the views of two local residents who were objecting to the submitted planning application. The applicant was not present.

 

DECIDED – that planning permission be granted subject to the conditions outlined within the submitted report.

 

 

9.

Erection of 50 Dwellings and Associated Works - Former Alderman Kay School, Tintern Road, Middleton

Minutes:

The Director of Economy reported on submitted planning application 16/00129/FUL for the erection of 50 dwellings and associated works at the former Alderman Kay School, Tintern Road, Middleton.

 

The Senior Planning Officer provided the following update in relation to the submitted planning application:-

·         A flood assessment was required and had been submitted with no objections from the Environment Agency;

·         A kissing gate would be provided on the northern boundary of the site in order to link with proposed improvements and a new footpath to be provided by the Council;

·         Comments from the Council’s surveyor were awaited in respect of the viability appraisal and the report had been written on the assumption that the viability appraisal was acceptable and that the developer cannot provide any financial contributions as mitigation.

 

The agent for the applicant addressed the Sub-Committee in support of the application. No objectors were present.

 

In considering the submitted planning application, Members of the Sub-Committee requested that further details relating to the possibility of developer contributions for school places and also relating to boundary treatments, especially for those areas adjacent to boundaries of differing heights be presented to the Planning and Licensing Committee for consideration.

 

DECIDED – that the Planning and Licensing Committee be informed that the Sub-Committee would be minded to grant planning permission subject to the conditions outlined within the submitted report.

10.

Demolition of Existing Garage and Replace With Two Bedroom Bungalow - 194 Heywood Old Road Middleton M24 4GR

Minutes:

The Director of Economy reported on submitted planning application 16/00331/FUL for the demolition of an existing garage to be replaced with a two bedroom bungalow at 194 Heywood Old Road, Middleton M24 4GR.

 

The Senior Planning Officer provided the following update in relation to the submitted planning application:-

·         The Willow Tree was in an adjacent property not the applicant’s garden – tree protection measures were still required as detailed within the submitted report.

·         Some of the measurements in the report needed correcting – the proposed rear garden would be 11m in length; the rear garden for the occupants of 194 Heywood Old Road would be 30m in length; the proposed dwelling would be 42m from the nearest rear elevations of the properties on Heywood Old Road.

 

The applicant addressed the Sub-Committee. No objectors were present.

 

DECIDED – that the Planning and Licencing Committee be informed that the Sub-Committee would be minded to grant planning permission subject to the conditions outlined within the submitted report.

11.

Planning Appeals

i)    Notification that the following appeals have been lodged

 

·         16/00210/FUL – 268 Manchester New Road - Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of new detached dwelling (South Middleton) – Delegated Decision

 

ii)  Notification that the following appeals have been dismissed

 

·         None

 

 

ii)   Notification that the following appeals have been allowed

 

·         15/01442/HOUS – 36 Wellens Way - Demolition of garage and erection of two storey side extension (South Middleton) – Delegated Decision

Minutes:

The Director of Economy reported that the following planning appeals had been:-

 

i)          Lodged

16/00210/FUL – 268 Manchester New Road - Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of new detached dwelling (South Middleton) – Delegated Decision.

 

ii)         Allowed

15/01442/HOUS – 36 Wellens Way - Demolition of garage and erection of two storey side extension (South Middleton) – Delegated Decision.

 

DECIDED – that the planning appeals be noted.