Planning Committee - 11 December 2014

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House11th December 2014


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday 11 December 2014 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

Councillors Chris Whately-Smith (Chairman), Chris Lloyd (Vice-Chairman)

Phil Brading


Marilyn Butler


Terry Dos Ramos


Peter Getkahn

Raj Khiroya


David Major


Debbie Morris


Reena Ranger

Ann Shaw OBE


Len Tippen





Steven Halls, Chief Executive

2 December 2014

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To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 20 November 2014. (circulated separately).

14 11 20 PC mins (doc)




Items of other business notified under Council Procedure Rule 30 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.


5.  Consideration of Objections and Confirmation of Three Rivers (32 Main Avenue Moor Park Northwood) Tree Preservation Order 2014

14 12 11 PC i (05) TPO - main avenue - moor park (doc)




The following applications (agenda items 7 to 12) 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.


7.  14/1635/FUL - Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of 9 x three-bedroom apartments with landscaping and basement car parking at 32 EASTBURY AVENUE, NORTHWOOD, MIDDLESEX, HA6 3LN for AdlerShine LLP

14 12 11 PC i (07) 14/1635/FUL - 32 eastbury avenue - northwood (doc)


8.  14/1936/FUL – Erection of two detached bungalows with associated parking, bin stores, cycle stores, landscaping and alterations to land levels on land to rear of Clovers Court at LAND TO REAR OF CLOVERS COURT, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 5AD for Mrs Fitzgibbon

14 12 11 PC i (08) 14/1936/FUL - land at clovers court - chorleywood (doc)


9.  14/2026/FUL - Demolition of two existing dwellings and replacement with two 2 bedroom flats at 206 GOSFORTH LANE AND 3 LONGCLIFFE PATH, SOUTH OXHEY, WATFORD, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD19 7PQ for Thrive Homes

14 12 11PC i (09) 14/2026/FUL - 206 gosforth lane and 3 longcliffe path (doc)


10. 14/2035/FUL – Demolition of existing conservatory and erection of part single and part two storey rear extensions, increase in ridge height and loft conversion served by rear gable projection and rooflights to front and rear slopes, alterations to fenestration and alterations to front boundary treatment to include sliding metal gate and railings fixed to existing brick wall at WHITE GATES, WYATTS ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5TE for Mr Sohail Saied

14 12 11PC i (10) 14/2035/FUL - white gates - wyatts road - chorleywood (doc)


11. 14/2086/FUL - District Council Application: Reconstruction of existing tennis courts and replacement fencing at EASTBURY RECREATION GROUND, BATCHWORTH LANE, NORTHWOOD for Three Rivers District Council

14 12 11 PC i (11) 14/2086/FUL - eastbury recreation ground - batchworth lane (doc)


12. 14/2269/FUL - Demolition of garages and erection of 2 detached houses, addition of 2 flats to the top floor of the existing flat block and refurbishment of the existing flat block with associated works to landscape, access, parking and service arrangements at THE LIMES, 9 EASTBURY AVENUE, NORTHWOOD, HA6 3LB for The Limes (Northwood) Management Ltd

14 12 11 PC i (12) 14/2269/FUL - the limes - 9 eastbury avenue - northwood (doc)


13. 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).


1.  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 Core Strategy (Adopted October 2011)

Development Management Policies LDD (adopted July 2013)

Supplementary Planning Documents and Guidance

Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended)

Government Circulars

National Planning Policy Framework 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