Development Control Committee - 17 December 2009

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House17th December 2009


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 17 December 2009 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

Councillors Geoffrey Dunne (Chairman), Chris Lloyd (Vice-Chairman)

Phil Brading

Barbara Green

Chris Hayward

Paula Hiscocks

David Major

Amrit Mediratta

Ann Shaw OBE

Ron Spellen

Richard Struck

Chris Whately-Smith



David Gardner, Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
9 December 2009

The Development Control Committee welcomes contributions from members of the public to its discussion on agenda items.  Contributions will be limited to one person speaking for and one against each item for not more than three minutes.  Please note that, in the event of registering your interest to speak on an agenda item but not taking up that right because the item is deferred, you will automatically be given the right to speak on that item at the next meeting of the Development Control Committee.  Details of the procedure and the list for registering the wish to speak will be available for a short period before the meeting.






To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 19 November 2009  (circulated separately).

09 11 19 DC mins (doc)




Items of other business notified under Council Procedure Rule 31 to be announced, together with the special circumstances which justify their consideration as a matter of urgency.  The Chairman to rule on the admission of such items.




To receive any declarations of interest.




The following applications (agenda items 6 to 18) are submitted for the Committee’s decision and, unless otherwise stated, staffing, financial and legal implications are not applicable.  Environmental implications are dealt with in the individual reports.


09/1304/FUL – Two storey side and rear extension, single storey rear extension and conversion of outbuilding to residential accommodation at 9 CHORLEYWOOD BOTTOM, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 5JB for Mr Gary Teden

09 12 17 DC i - (06) 09 1304 ful - 9 chorleywood bottom (doc)


09/1438/ADV - Advertisement Consent: Erection of 6 metres flagpole with 1.8m by 0.9m flag at CHORLEYWOOD HOUSE ESTATE, RICKMANSWORTH ROAD, RICKMANSWORTH, for Mrs Kay Fitzgerald, Three Rivers District Council

09 12 17 DC i - (07) 09 1438 adv - chorleywood house estate (doc)


09/1439/ADV - Advertisement Consent: Erection of 6 metres flagpole with 1.8m by 0.9m flag at THE AQUADROME, FROGMOOR LANE, RICKMANSWORTH, for Mrs Kay Fitzgerald, Three Rivers District Council

09 12 17 DC i - (08) 09 1439 adv - the aquadrome (doc)


09/1590/FUL - Single storey side/rear extension with pitched roof with skylights at 95 LOWER ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 5LA for Mr N Bird

09 12 17 DC i - (09) 09 1590 ful - 95 lower road (doc)


09/1600/FUL - Single storey rear extension with roof terrace above and alterations to roof of the existing single storey rear extension, single storey front and side extensions, single storey side extension, detached gym building with decking, extension to patio and new detached garage building at GARLANDS, SANDY LANE, NORTHWOOD, HA6 3ER for Mr and Mrs Vinod Khanna

09 12 17 DC i - (10) 09 1600 ful - garlands - sandy lane (doc)


09/1647/FUL – Erection of 4 houses and garages together with ancillary works at THE COTTAGE, HOMEFIELD ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS, WD3 5QJ for Masma Ltd

09 12 17 DC i - (11) 09 1647 ful - the cottage homefield road (doc)


09/1723/FUL - Application to extend the time limit for implementation for the creation of new access to A412 (Denham Way) to serve a proposed mineral workings site in Buckinghamshire following the grant of planning permission on 29 December 2006 (References: 05/1630/FUL APP/P1940/A/06/2015886) at DENHAM PARK FARM, DENHAM WAY, MAPLE CROSS for Harleyford Aggregates

09 12 17 DC i - (12) 09 1723 ful - denham park farm (doc)


09/1746/FUL – District Council Application: Installation of 11 disabled parking bays in overflow parking area; formalisation of overflow parking area with grasscrete, at THE AQUADROME, FROGMOOR LANE, RICKMANSWORTH, for Three Rivers District Council

09 12 17 DC i - (13) 09 1746 ful - the aquadrome (doc)


09/1777/FUL – Demolition of existing garage and erection of a double garage with accommodation above at THE REST, SHIRE LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS, WD3 5NH for Mr and Mrs Nick King

09 12 17 DC i - (14) 09 1777 ful - the rest (doc)


09/1802/FUL – District Council Application: Construction of a footpath link to College Road from an existing footpath on the North side of the Leavesden Country Park at LEAVESDEN COUNTRY PARK, COLLEGE ROAD, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Three Rivers District Council

09 12 17 DC i - (15) 09 1802 ful - leavesden country park (doc)


09/1810/FUL – New front, side and rear extensions and replacement windows at CROXLEY BAPTIST CHURCH, 225 BALDWINS LANE, CROXLEY GREEN, WD3 3LH for Mr M Steere

09 12 17 DC i - (16) 09 1810 ful - croxley baptist church (doc)


09/1840/FUL – Demolition of existing garage and utility and erection of two-storey side and single storey rear extension at 25 CEDARS AVENUE, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 7AW for Mr and Mrs Charles Twyman

09 12 17 DC i - (17) 09 1840 ful - 25 cedars avenue (doc)


09/1860/FUL – Development of amenity space to form temporary site compound to accommodate storage and rubbish removal from Thrive Homes decent homes programme (extension of time to existing application 09/0116/FUL) on land at AMENITY GREEN SPACE, HENBURY WAY, SOUTH OXHEY, WD19 6AP for Thrive Homes Ltd

09 12 17 DC i - (18) 09 1860 ful - amenity green space - henbury way (doc)


OTHER BUSINESS - If approved under item 3.




If the Committee wishes to consider the remaining item in private, it will be appropriate for a resolution to be passed in the following terms:-



“that under Section 100A of the Local Government Act 1972 the press and public be excluded from the meeting for the following item(s) of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined under paragraphs (1 -7) of Part I of Schedule 12A to the Act. It has been decided by the Council that in all the circumstances, the public interest in maintaining the exemption outweighs the public interest in disclosing the information.”



(Note:  If other confidential business is approved under item 3, it will also be necessary to specify the class of exempt or confidential information in the additional items).


OTHER BUSINESS – If approved under Item 3 above.

Background Papers
(used when compiling the above reports but they do not form part of the agenda)

  • Application file(s) referenced above
  • Three Rivers Local Plan 1996-2011
  • Hertfordshire Structure Plan Review 1991-2011
  • East of England Plan 2001- 2021 (emerging)
  • Three Rivers Local Development Framework 2001-2021 (emerging)
  • Government CircularsDepartment for Communities and Local Government
    Planning Policy Guidance(PPGs) and Statements (PPSs)
  • Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)
  • Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004