Agenda, decisions and draft minutes

Venue: Bromley Civic Centre

Contact: Lisa Thornley  020 8461 7566

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14.

APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE AND NOTIFICATION OF SUBSTITUTE MEMBERS

Decision:

NONE

Minutes:

There were no apologies for absence.

15.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Decision:

NONE

Minutes:

No declarations of interest were received.

 

16.

CONFIRMATION OF MINUTES OF MEETING HELD ON 5 DECEMBER 2019 pdf icon PDF 94 KB

Decision:

CONFIRMED

Minutes:

RESOLVED that the Minutes of the meeting held on 10 October 2019 be confirmed and signed as a correct record.

17.

PLANNING APPLICATIONS

Section 1

(Applications submitted by the London Borough of Bromley)

Section 2

(Applications meriting special consideration)

Shortlands Conservation Area

17.1

(19/04627/TPO) - 68 Shortlands Road, Bromley BR2 0JP pdf icon PDF 132 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

REFUSED

Minutes:

Description of application – Corsican Pine (T1 of TPO/T5 on site plan) – Fell

SUBJECT TO TPO 2658 (18.01.2019).

 

Members having considered the report, RESOLVED that the application BE REFUSED as recommended, for the reason and informative set out in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

Section 3

(Applications recommended for permission, approval or consent)

Shortlands

17.2

(19/00699/FULL6) - 17 Rutland Gate, Bromley BR2 0TG pdf icon PDF 141 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

REFUSED

Minutes:

Description of application – Widening of existing driveway and increased height of boundary walls to front and side garden (RETROSPECTIVE).

 

The Head of Development Management reported comments received from the applicant’s agent in regard to the boundary wall. Those comments were circulated to Members.

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that the application BE REFUSED for the following reason:-

 

1  The height, scale and amount of development is excessive and unsightly, it detracts from the character and appearance of the site and its setting and is harmful to the residential amenities of the area contrary to Policies 6 and 37 of the Bromley Local Plan 2019.

 

Members resolved to refuse the application contrary to the Assistant Director of Planning’s recommendation on the grounds that the development was excessive in size and scale, an overdevelopment of the site and out of keeping with the character and appearance of the area.

Kelsey and Eden Park

17.3

(19/04063/FULL1) - Land Opposite 211 Village Way, Beckenham pdf icon PDF 137 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

PERMISSION

Minutes:

Description of application – Proposed telecommunications upgrade to replace the existing 12.5 pole including shrouded antennas with a 12.5m pole including shrouded antennas.  Install 1no. equipment cabinet and ancillary works.

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that PERMISSION BE GRANTED as recommended, subject to the conditions set out in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

Chislehurst Conservation Area

17.4

(19/04719/FULL6) - Oakwood Lodge, Oakwood Close, Chislehurst BR7 5DD pdf icon PDF 146 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

PERMISSION

Minutes:

Description of application – removal of existing single storey side extension and enlargement of roof to create two storey side extension with front dormer window.  Construction of side garage and two external steps.

 

Members having considered the report, RESOLVED that PERMISSION BE GRANTED as recommended, subject to the conditions set out in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

Penge and Cator

17.5

(19/04776/FULL1) - Melvin Hall, Melvin Road, Penge SE20 8EU pdf icon PDF 141 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

PERMISSION

Minutes:

Description of application – Seasonal use of community hall to provide overnight sleeping venue in connection with the Bromley homeless shelter.

 

Oral representations in support of the application were received at the meeting.

 

Members having considered the report, objections and representations, RESOLVED that PERMISSION BE GRANTED as recommended, subject to the conditions set out in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

Shortlands

17.6

(19/05103/FULL6) - 23 Bushey Way, Beckenham BR3 6TA pdf icon PDF 103 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

REFUSED

Minutes:

Description of application – Part one/two storey side/rear extension.

 

Oral representations in objection to and in support of the application were received at the meeting.

 

It was reported that further objections to the application in regard to loss of light had been received and circulated to Members.

 

Members having considered the report, objections and representations, RESOLVED that the application BE REFUSED for the following reason:-

 

1  The proposed extension by reason of its size and depth and projection beyond the prevailing rear building line, would be excessive in size resulting in overdevelopment and would be out of keeping with the character and appearance of the Park Langley Area of Special Residential Character contrary to Policies 6, 37 and 44 of the Bromley Local Plan 2019.

 

Members resolved to refuse the application contrary to the Assistant Director of Planning’s recommendation on the grounds that the proposed development would be excessive in size and scale and out of keeping with the character and appearance of the area and the Park Langley Area of Special Residential Character.

18.

TREE PRESERVATION ORDERS

Penge and Cator

18.1

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2669, Knights Court, Kings Hall Road, Beckenham BR3 1LR pdf icon PDF 174 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

TPO 2669 CONFIRMED

Minutes:

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2669 – Nights Court, Kings Hall Road, Beckenham BR3 1LR

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that TREE PRESERVATION ORDER 2669 relating to two mature ash trees BE CONFIRMED as recommended in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

Mottingham and Chislehurst North

18.2

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2674 - 149-163 Beaconsfield Road, 186-194 Dunkery Road, 3-9 Framlingham Crescent, London pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

TPO 2674 CONFIRMED

Minutes:

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2674: 149-163 Beaconsfield Road, 194-186 Dunkery Road, 3-9 Framlingham Crescent, London.

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that TREE PRESERVATION ORDER 2674 relating to an area of trees BE CONFIRMED as recommended in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

West Wickham

18.3

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2677 - Langley Park Golf Club, Barnfield Wood Road, West Wickham pdf icon PDF 142 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

TPO 2677 CONFIRMED WITH MODIFICATION AS RECOMMENDED

 

Minutes:

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 26779 – Langley Park Golf Club, Barnfield Wood Road, West Wickham.

 

Comments from Ward Member Councillor Nicholas Bennett JP had been received and circulated to the Committee.

 

The Principal Tree Officer reported that site notices had been placed in the public domain and a site meeting had taken place with the management team of the Golf Club.  Members were advised that the management team would retract its objections on condition that the recommended modifications were included.

 

The duty of the Council to fully consult relevant parties had been carried out.

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that TREE PRESERVATION ORDER 2677 BE CONFIRMED WITH MODIFICATION as recommended in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

Orpington

18.4

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2678 - St Olave's Grammar School, Goddington Lane, Orpington BR5 9SH pdf icon PDF 121 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

TPO 2678 CONFIRMED

Minutes:

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2678 – St Olaves School, Goddington Lane, Orpington.

 

Members having considered the report and objections, RESOLVED that TREE PRESERVATION ORDER 2678 relating to a boundary woodland BE CONFIRMED as recommended in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

Clock House

18.5

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2680 - The Vicarage, 15 St James's Avenue, Beckenham BR3 4HF pdf icon PDF 135 KB

Additional documents:

Decision:

TPO 2680 CONFIRMED

Minutes:

Confirmation of Tree Preservation Order (TPO) 2680 – The Vicarage, 15 St James’s Avenue, Beckenham.

 

Oral representations against the making of a TPO were received at the meeting.

 

It was reported that further objections to the application had been received.

 

Members having considered the report, objections and representations, RESOLVED that TREE PRESERVATION ORDER 2680 relating to six individual trees BE CONFIRMED as recommended in the report of the Assistant Director, Planning.

 

 

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