Planning Committee - 20 November 2014

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House20th November 2014


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday 20 November 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
11 November 2014

The Planning 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 Planning Committee.  Details of the procedure and the list for registering the wish to speak will be available for a short period before the meeting.

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To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 16 October 2014. (circulated separately).

14 10 16 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.


Consideration of Objections and Confirmation of Three Rivers (47 Wolsey Road Moor Park Northwood) Tree Preservation Order 2014

14 11 20 PC i - (05) TPO 47 wolsey road - moor park (doc)


Consideration of Objections and Confirmation of Three Rivers (The Guildhouse New Road Croxley Green Rickmansworth) Tree Preservation Order 2014

14 11 20 PC i - (06) TPO guildhouse - new road - croxley green (doc)


Consideration of Objections and Confirmation of Three Rivers (19 Askew Road Moor Park Northwood) Tree Preservation Order 2014

14 11 20 PC i - (07) TPO 19 askew road - moor park - northwood (doc)




The following applications (agenda items 9 to 17) 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.


14/1522/FUL – Erection of dwelling to house agricultural worker at BULLSCROFT FARM, NORTH HILL, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS, WD3 6HA for Mr D Unwin

14 11 20 PC i - (09) 14 1522 ful - bullscroft farm - north hill - chorleywood (doc)


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

14 11 20 PC i - (10) 14 1635 ful - 32 eastbury avenue - northwood (doc)


14/1647/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 11 20 PC i - (11) 14 1647 ful - the limes - 9 eastbury avenue - northwood (doc)


14/1661/FUL – Retention of the existing residential caravan site, with four Gypsy pitches/plots, consisting of four static caravans and four touring caravans, shared utility/dayroom and associated hardstanding and parking at LAND AT REAR OF 59 TOMS LANE, KINGS LANGLEY for Mr John Wall-Cash

14 11 20 PC i - (12) 14 1661 ful - land rear of 59 - toms lane - kings langley (doc)


14/1736/FUL Erection of two storey 3-bedroom detached dwelling at 16 LANCING WAY, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 3LN for Mr Subash Chohan

14 11 20 PC i - (13) 14 1736 ful - 16 lancing way - croxley green (doc)


14/1829/FUL – Part single, part two storey front and rear extensions including insertions of dormers to front, side and rear elevations and raised patio and basement level to the rear at 85 VALLEY ROAD, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 4BL for Mr and Mrs Nethersole

14 11 20 PC i - (14) 14 1829 ful - 85 valley road - rickmansworth (doc)


14/1845/ADV – Advertisement Consent: Installation of non-illuminated advertising signage within car park for Tesco 'Click and Collect' facility at MOOR PARK STATION, MAIN AVENUE, MOOR PARK, NORTHWOOD, HA6 2HJ for Tesco Stores Ltd

14 11 20 PC i - (15) 14 1845 adv - moor park station - main avenue (2) (doc)


14/1870/FUL – Single storey side and rear extension, first floor rear extension and loft conversion including rear dormer at 131 QUICKLEY LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5PD for Mr and Mrs Hayter

14 11 20 PC i - (16) 14 1870 ful - 131 quickley lane resub (extensions) (doc)


14/1959/FUL - New electrically operated gates with brick piers to service road entrance from Ebury Road at 1-8 GILLIAT ROW, 22 EBURY ROAD, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 1BN for Unifruit Limited

14 11 20 PC i - (17) 14 1959 fulL - 1-8 gilliat row ebury 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 Core Strategy (Adopted October 2011)
  • Three Rivers Local Development Framework 2001 - 2026 (emerging)
  • Supplementary Planning Documents and Guidance
  • 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