Development Control Committee - 20 January 2011

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House20th January 2011


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 20 January 2011 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

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

Chris Ayrton

Phil Brading

Barbara Green

Chris Hayward

Paula Hiscocks

David Major

Amrit Mediratta

Ann Shaw OBE

Ron Spellen

Chris Whately-Smith



David Gardner, Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
12 January 2010

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 16 December 2010 (circulated separately).

10 12 16 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 16) 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.


10/2150/FUL - Alterations and extensions to existing dwelling house, cottage and outbuildings including demolition of single-storey extensions to main house, garage block, stables, lean-to greenhouse and various other outbuildings. Erection of new single-storey extensions to main house, rear dormers to house and cottage, glazed link, new garages, stables and lean-to greenhouse, internal alterations, hard and soft landscape alterations including creation of wildlife pond in adjoining field and new external swimming pool and tennis court at rear of house, at LITTLE GILLIONS, THE GREEN, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 3HY, for Mr and Mrs Andrew Ryde


10/2179/CAC - Conservation Area Consent: Demolition of existing rear and side extensions, demolition of existing stable and garage block, at LITTLE GILLIONS, THE GREEN, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 3HY, for Mr and Mrs Andrew Ryde

11 01 20 DC i - (06) 10 2150 ful and 10 2179 cac - little gillions (doc)


10/2169/FUL – Demolition of existing B1 units and erection of two residential units with basements, associated works and detached garage at THE COURTYARD, CHURCH LANE, SARRATT for Mr T Nutt

11 01 20 DC i - (07) 10 2169 ful - the courtyard - sarratt (doc)


10/2230/OUT - Outline Application: For the construction of up to 425 dwellings, flexible mixed use centre comprising 2,350 sqm of A1, A2, A3, A5 and D1 uses, hotel (8,500 sqm), and associated parking, means of access and associated infrastructure works and use of agricultural land (The Horse field) and the former Furtherfield tip for public open space  (Matters reserved: Appearance, Landscaping, Layout and Scale) at LAND AT LEAVESDEN AERODROME, AERODROME WAY, AND LAND NORTH OF SOUTH WAY, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE for MEPC Leavesden Park

11 01 20 DC i - (08) 10 2230 out - land at leavesden aerodrome (doc)

11 01 20 DC i - (08) 10 2230 out - land at leavesden aerodrome-app 1 (env agency) (pdf)

11 01 20 DC i - (08) 10 2230 out - land at leavesden aerodrome-app 2 (highways) (doc)

11 01 20 DC i - (08) 10 2230 out - land at leavesden aerodrome-app 3 (highways agency) (pdf)

11 01 20 DC i - (08) 10 2230 out - land at leavesden aerodrome-app 4 (wbc) (doc)


10/2254/FUL - Two-storey side and rear extensions, alterations to roof including formation of rear gable and single-storey front extension.  Alterations to front hardstanding at 31 CROFTERS ROAD, NORTHWOOD, MIDDLESEX, HA6 3EB, for Mr Kelly Vhora

11 01 20 DC i - (09) 10 2254 ful - 31 crofters road - northwood (doc)


10/2281/FUL - Two-storey rear extension with increased ridge height and extended chimney stacks, basement and additional front dormer at 2A HEATHSIDE CLOSE, MOOR PARK, NORTHWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE HA6 2EQ, for Dr I Thakkar

11 01 20 DC i - (10) 10 2281 ful - 2a heathside close - moor park (doc)


10/2308/FUL - Two-storey and single-storey rear extension, garage conversion, porch extension and alterations to fenestration at 15 SHIRE LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH HERTFORDSHIRE WD3 5NQ, for Mr and Mrs G Waller

11 01 20 DC i - (11) 10 2308 ful - 15 shire lane - chorleywood (doc)


10/2324/FUL – Two-storey side extension and single-storey front extension at 9 PLAITFORD CLOSE, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE WD3 1NJ for Mr E HALPIN

11 01 20 DC i - (12) 10 2324 ful - 9 plaitford close - rickmansworth (doc)


10/2377/FUL - Part two storey, part first floor side extension and change of use of amenity space for garden use at 88 WILLIAMSON WAY, MILL END, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 8GL for Mr and Mrs A Salter

11 01 20 DC i - (13) 10 2377 ful - 88 Williamson Way - mill end (doc)


10/2384/FUL - District Council Application: Installation of street gym at WEST HYDE AND MAPLE CROSS YOUTH CLUB, OLD UXBRIDGE ROAD, WEST HYDE, HERTFORDSHIRE for Three Rivers District Council

11 01 20 DC i - (14) 10 2384 ful - west hyde and maple cross youth club (doc)


10/2408/FUL – Erection of three detached dwellings to replace existing family dwelling with new vehicular accesses and associated driveways and landscaping at 152 THE DRIVE, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 4DH for Marsdale Ltd

11 01 20 DC i - (15) 10 2408 ful - 152 the drive - rickmansworth (doc)


10/2424/FUL - Two storey rear extension and conversion of existing dwelling into a pair of semi-detached dwellings (i.e. the creation of one additional dwelling), new detached garage and associated parking spaces at THE COTTAGE, HOMEFIELD ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5QJ for Masma Limited

11 01 20 DC i - (16) 10 2424 ful - the cottage, homefield road (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
  • Three Rivers Local Development Framework 2001-2021 (emerging)
  • Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)
  • Government Circulars
  • Department for Communities and Local Government Planning Policy Guidance (PPGs) and Statements (PPSs)
  • Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)
  • Town and Country Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990
  • Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004