Agenda and minutes

Strategic Planning Board
Wednesday, 20th November, 2019 10.00 am

Venue: The Capesthorne Room - Town Hall, Macclesfield SK10 1EA. View directions

Contact: Sarah Baxter  Democratic Services Officer

Note: To register to speak on an application please email Speakingatplanning@cheshireeast.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

44.

Apologies for Absence

To receive any apologies for absence.

Minutes:

Apologies for absence were received from Councillors S Gardiner, B Roberts and P Williams.

45.

Declarations of Interest/Pre Determination

To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests and for Members to declare if they have a pre-determination in respect of any item on the agenda.

Minutes:

None.

46.

Minutes of the Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 85 KB

To approve the minutes of the meeting held on 23 October 2019 as a correct record.

Minutes:

RESOLVED

 

That the minutes of the meeting held on 23 October 2019 be approved as a correct record and signed by the Chairman.

 

(During consideration of the item, Councillor P Redstone arrived to the meeting).

47.

Public Speaking

A total period of 5 minutes is allocated for each of the planning applications for the following:

 

·         Ward Councillors who are not members of the Strategic Planning Board

·         The relevant Town/Parish Council

 

A period of 3 minutes is allocated for each of the planning applications for the following individuals/groups:

 

·         Members who are not members of the Strategic Planning Board and are not the Ward Member

·         Objectors

·         Supporters

·         Applicants

Minutes:

RESOLVED

 

That the public speaking procedure be noted.

48.

16/3724C-Reserved Matters application on Outline application 08/0492/OUT for appearance, landscaping, layout and scale with respect to 138 dwellings. (Revised Description), Victoria Mills, Macclesfield Road, Holmes Chapel for Mr Matthew Tudor-Owen, Anwyl Homes pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider the above application.

Minutes:

Consideration was given to the above application.

 

(Councillor Les Gilbert, the Ward Councillor, Parish Councillor Brian Bath, representing Holmes Chapel Parish Council, Robert Green, an objector, Anthony Garnett, a supporter and Connor Vallelly, the agent for the applicant attended the meeting and spoke in respect of the application).

 

RESOLVED

 

That for the reasons set out in the report and in the written update to the Board, the application be approved subject to the following conditions:-

 

1.         Approved Plans

2.         Jodrell Bank Materials

3.         Revised boundary treatments (1.8m high close boarded fence to all rear garden boundaries)

4.         Scheme of hedgehog gaps in boundary fences/walls

5.         Facing/ Hard surfacing Materials to be approved – notwithstanding submitted details

6.         Elevations/layout of bin/bike store for apartments/ electricity sub-station to be provided

7.         Materials for frontage car parking to be  approved/revised

8.         Removal of permitted development rights for affordable units  PLOTS 65-67(class A); PLOT 8 (class A), plots 30-47 (classes A and B)  and for all dwellings re walls/means of enclosure forward of front building line (open plan estate)

9.         LEAP equipment specification to be approved

10.       Additional tree planting scheme in key positions in street scene

49.

18/1182C-Hybrid Planning Application for the construction and operation of 8 No. B2/B8 Units (total GIA 22.918 M2) comprising two phases :Phase 1 - An application for Full planning permission for site re-profiling, new site access off Pochin Way and construction of 2 B2/B8 Units totalling 9.266M2 (GIA) floorspace with associated infrastructure (including hard and soft landscaping); and
Phase 2 - An application for Outline planning permission (with All Matters Reserved) for site re-profiling and construction of 6 No. B2/B8 Units totalling 13.652M2 with associated infrastructure (including hard and soft landscaping), Plot 36, Midpoint 18, Holmes Chapel Road, Middlewich for Total Developments (NW) Ltd pdf icon PDF 941 KB

To consider the above application.

Minutes:

This application was withdrawn by officers prior to the meeting.

50.

WITHDRAWN BY OFFICERS-19/2202M-Application for reserved matters approval (appearance, landscaping, layout and scale) for the erection of 217 dwellings, landscaping, public open space, internal access roads, garages. car parking, and associated infrastructure, Land Between Clay Lane and Sagars Road, Handforth for Alex Wigfield, Anwyl Homes pdf icon PDF 987 KB

To consider the above application.

Minutes:

This application was withdrawn by officers prior to the meeting.

51.

Proposed Article 4 Directions for Small Houses in Multiple Occupation pdf icon PDF 194 KB

To consider a report inviting the Strategic Planning Board to recommend to Cabinet that three non-immediate Article 4 Directions to withdraw permitted development rights for the conversion of individual dwellings (Use Class C3) to small Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) (Use Class C4) are made in parts of Crewe.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Consideration was given to a report inviting the Strategic Planning Board to recommend to Cabinet that three non-immediate Article 4 Directions to withdraw permitted development rights for the conversion of individual dwellings (Use Class C3) to small Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMOs) (Use Class C4) are made in parts of Crewe.

 

Having discussed various questions, points and issues arising, Members welcomed the report and;

 

RESOLVED

 

1.That the content and conclusions of the report and associated documents be noted.

 

2.That Cabinet be recommended to authorise the making of three non-immediate Article 4 Directions for the areas shown on the maps attached at Appendix A (Nantwich Road area, Crewe), Appendix B (West Street area, Crewe) and Appendix C (Hungerford Road area, Crewe).