REPORT OF THE PLANNING COMMITTEE MEETING HELD IN THE COMMUNITY CENTRE ON WEDNESDAY 21st JUNE 2017 AT 8.35pm
Cllr. N Osborne, Chairman presiding.
Cllrs. M Ballard, M Cockett, R Greenwood & A Walmsley.
Mrs M. McFarlane (Clerk) Cllr. C Huggens was also present.
- APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
No apologies received.
- DISCLOSURES AND CONFIDENTIAL ITEMS ON THE AGENDA No disclosures or confidential items.
- PLANNING APPLICATIONS RECEIVED
17/502797/FULL Minor Material Amendments
Change to elevational treatments and to replace the approved single garages with double garages.
Land rear of Parapet House Maidstone Road Lenham.
Confirmation of the boundary fencing will be required along the footpath section
A recommendation to full council that the name of the development be Russell Gardens in honour of the long-term resident of Parapet House Cosmo Russell.
We do not wish to comment.
17/502397/FULL Demolition of existing dwelling and associated garage.
Erection of 2no. 4 bedroom dwellings.
Sunnyside Lenham Heath Road Lenham Heath.
We note this is an unsustainable development but do not wish to comment.
MA/14/727/RVAR Request for approval of details of planning permission
8th June MA/14/727 dust management plan.
Chilston Sandpit Sandway Road Sandway
We do not wish to comment.
Cllr. Osborne reported an update on a proposed single dwelling development on a brownfield site at
Rayners Hill, north of the picnic site. A list of planning decisions was read out by Cllr. Osborne.
Full details are available on MBC planning portal.
- NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN REPORT
Cllr. Cockett outlined the proposed public consultation day on September 16th at the Lenham Primary School 12-3.30pm. The agreed site allocations and open spaces will be highlighted on maps and a printed draft of the 2017 Lenham Neighbourhood Plan will be available for discussion. Details will be included in the August and September Focus. Cllr. Cockett will produce the article. The consultation event will be widely advertised.
A meeting will be organised with Mr. A Stormont the National Property Manager for St John Ambulance to discuss the purchase of the site. As early as possible week beginning 26th June.
- CORRESPONDENCE RECEIVED
Cllr. Cockett will confirm his availability to attend the Landscapes of the Mid Kent Downs Event on July 10th at the Lenham Community Centre.
A meeting will be organised week beginning 10th July with The Lenham School to discuss the Activate Gym.
Confirmation of the public footpath diversion and definitive map and statement modification order 2017 received from KCC concerning land at the crossroads of Old Ham Lane and Sandway Road, Sandway.
The meeting closed 10.20pm