Agenda and minutes

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20.

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.

21.

Minutes pdf icon PDF 66 KB

    -       To consider the minutes of the meeting of the Rochdale Planning Sub-Committee held on 2nd August 2016.

    Minutes:

    DECIDED – that the Minutes of the meeting of Rochdale Township Planning Sub-Committee held on 2nd August 2016 be approved as a correct record.

22.

Change of use of a dwelling, insertion of glazed elements and erection of a rear lean-to extension at Mount Cottage, Shawclough Road, Rochdale.

    Minutes:

    The Director of Economy presented a report detailing planning application 15/00924/FUL which was for a change of use of a dwelling into two separate dwellings (resubmission14/01344/FUL), insertion of glazed elements into the existing ground floor and the erection of rear lean-to extension at Mount Cottage, Shawclough Road, Rochdale, OL12 7HR.

     

    In introducing the report, the Planning Officer referred to the site visit undertaken by members of the Sub-Committee.

     

    Further to the submitted report the Director advised that an additional condition be introduced to ensure any additional construction to separate the two dwellings is the subject of consideration by the Local Planning Officer.

     

    The applicant was not in attendance at the meeting.

     

    No objectors were present at the meeting.

     

    DECIDED – that (1) the Planning and Licensing Committee be informed that this Sub-Committee would be minded to grant planning permission subject to the conditions as detailed in the submitted report.

    (2) an additional condition be introduced to ensure any additional construction to separate the two dwellings is the subject of consideration by the Local Planning Officer.

23.

Change of use of a dwelling, insertion of glazed elements and erection of a rear lean-to extension, blocking up of five internal doorways, insertion of new internal staircase and new stud partitioning at Mount Cottage, Shawclough Road, Rochdale.

    Minutes:

    The Director of Economy presented a report detailing planning application 15/00924/FUL which was for a change of use of a dwelling into two separate dwellings (resubmission14/01344/FUL), insertion of glazed elements into the existing ground floor, the erection of rear lean-to extension, blocking up of five internal doorways, insertion of new internal staircase and new stud partitioning at Mount Cottage, Shawclough Road, Rochdale, OL12 7HR.

     

    In introducing the report, the Director referred to the site visit undertaken by members of the Sub-Committee.

     

    Further to the submitted report the Director advised that an additional condition be introduced to ensure any additional construction to separate the two dwellings is the subject of consideration by the Local Planning Officer.

     

    The applicant was not in attendance at the meeting.

     

    No objectors were present at the meeting.

     

    DECIDED – That (1) the Planning and Licensing Committee be informed that this Sub-Committee would be minded to grant planning permission subject to the conditions as detailed in the submitted report;

    (2) an additional condition be introduced to ensure any additional construction to separate the two dwellings is the subject of consideration by the Local Planning Officer.

24.

Application to fell T6 Lime Treet within Tree Preservation Order 23 at Ryefields, Bury Road, Rochdale, OL11 4AU

    Minutes:

    The Director of Economy reported on submitted planning application 16/00651/WTTPO to request permission to fell one Lime Tree within Preservation Order No 23 at Ryefields, Bury Road, Rochdale, OL11 4AU.

     

    The applicant was not in attendance at the meeting.

     

    Members requested that the applicant be asked to provide an independent report detailing the condition of the tree and the risk(s) it represents.

     

    DECIDED – That (1) the applicant be asked to provide an independent report detailing the condition of the tree and the risk(s) it represents;

    (2)the Chief Planning Officer, in consultation with the Chair be authorised to make the final determination of the application upon  receipt of the required information.

     

25.

Planning Appeals

    i)             Notification that the following appeals have been lodged

     

    • 16/00189/HOUS – 2 Phoenix Street - First floor side extension - Resubmission  - Spotland and Falinge Ward (Delegated Decision)

     

    ii)        Notification that the following appeals have been dismissed

     

    • 15/01282/HOUS – Bamford Hall Cottage – Erection of detached stable block – Norden Ward (Delegated Decision)
    • 16/00415/HOUS – 275 Albert Royds Street - Two storey and single storey rear extensions – Smallbridge and Firgrove Ward (Delegated Decision)

     

    iii)           Notification that the following appeals have been allowed

     

    • None

    Minutes:

    The Director of Economy presented a report which detailed current planning appeals in the Township.

     

    DECIDED – That the report be noted.