REPORT OF THE PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING AT 8.40pm ON WEDNESDAY 21stMARCH 2018 IN THE COMMUNTIY CENTRE.
Cllr. A Walmsley, Chairman presiding.
Cllrs. M Ballard, M Cockett, R Greenwood, C Huggens & A Ratcliffe.
McFarlane (Clerk & RFO)
- APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE No apologies received.
- DISCLOSURES AND CONFIDENTIAL ITEMS ON THE AGENDA
Cllr. Huggens disclosed he lives in the neighbourhood of 18/5010936/FULL and will not comment.
- PLANNING APPLICATIONS RECEIVED
Erection of a detached double garage
Pipers Wait 9 Faversham Road Lenham ME17 2PN
We wish to object on the grounds that the proposed new building will encroach across the notional building line.
Conversion of barn to holiday let accommodation
Lea Farm Faversham Road Lenham ME17 2EX
Providing the new building cannot be sold separately and is tied to the house and always remains with the main house as a holiday let property only.
We would have no objections.
Removal of three static mobile homes and the erection of a single storey detached bungalow.
34 Maidstone Road Lenham ME17 2QJ
We wish to object, site over development and too close to adjoining neighbours. The existing mobile homes do not have permission and should be removed.
Erection of a new dwelling with garden and parking.
Land adjacent to The Bungalow Rose Lane Lenham Heath.
We wish to see approved.
18/500205/FULL Bowley Cottage Liverton Hill Sandway
17/505856/FULL Baldock Wood Old Ham Lane Lenham
Applications refused.18/500009/FULL Coach House Lenham Court Old Ham Lane Lenham
- NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN REPORT
The grant from MBC will be signed following confirmation of LPC full insurance coverage.
A statement concerning the future of the William Pitt Field will be agreed at the next LPC meeting.
Correspondence with Jones Homes concerning the road access to the A20 is ongoing.
Cllrs. Osborne & Greenwood will meet with the Nursery management and report back.
- CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Issues with the developers at the Paddocks site include water drainage connections and problems with off site parking, causing traffic hazards on the A20. Cllr. Ballard is monitoring the proposed traffic speed reduction near the site following the receipt of a consultation letter.
A meeting will be organised with the site foreman to discuss concerns.
Cllr. Cockett recommends a quote be sought for the dredging of Glebe pond before meeting with the land owners. Cllr. Greenwood will organise a quote.
The meeting closed at 10pm