Development Control Committee - 13 September 2007

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House13th September 2007


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 13 September 2007 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

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

Phil Brading

Ann Shaw OBE

Richard Struck

Chris Whately-Smith

Barbara Green

Ron Spellen

Kate Turner


Amrit Mediratta

Leonard Spencer

Mark Weedon


Tony Beirne, Director of Strategic Services
5 September 2007

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 August 2007. (Circulated separately)

07 08 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 21) 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.


07/1022/FUL - Demolition of 2 existing dwellings and erection of 2 three-storey buildings comprising 10 apartments with associated access and parking at 2-4 BERRY LANE, MILL END, WD3 7HQ, for Lexicon Homes

07 09 13 DC i - (06) 07 1022 ful - 2-4 berry lane (doc)


07/1162/FUL - Erection of a chalet style four-bed bungalow with further accommodation in roofspace and two dormer windows to front and rear elevation and one dormer to side elevation, new vehicular access, parking and landscaping (affordable housing) at HOLM, SERGEHILL LANE, ABBOTS LANGLEY, WD5 0RT, for Network Housing Group Limited

07 09 13 DC i - (07) 07 1162 ful - holm sergehill lane (doc)


07/1224/FUL - Rear Conservatory at 18 BOURNE END ROAD, NORTHWOOD, MIDDLESEX, HA6 3BS for Mr J Evans (deferred)

07 09 13 DC i - (08) 07 1224 ful - bourne end road (doc)


07/1262/FUL - Loft conversion with two dormers and rooflight to front and three rear rooflights, single storey front and side extension, front infill extension and new porch, enlargement of raised rear terrace, alterations to fenestration detail and enlargement of existing driveway at 9 GREENBURY CLOSE, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS WD3 5QT for Mr and Mrs Clarke (deferred)

07 09 13 DC i - (09) 07 1262 ful - 9 greenbury close (doc)


07/1275/FUL - Conversion and extension of single storey building to two-storey studio and music room with alterations to roof to a pitched roof including raise in ridge height with four roof lights to rear elevation and new glazing to side elevation and new windows at THE BARN, GOLDINGTONS, CHURCH LANE, SARRATT, HERTS, WD3 6HE, for Mr and Mrs P O'Reilly

07 09 13 DC i - (10) 07 1275 ful - the barn goldingtons (doc)


07/1309/LBC - Listed Building Consent: Conversion and extension of single storey building to two storey studio and music room with alterations to roof to a pitched roof including raise in ridge height with four roof lights to rear elevation and new glazing to side elevation and new windows at THE BARN, GOLDINGTONS, CHURCH LANE, SARRATT, HERTS, WD3 6HE for Mr and Mrs P O'Reilly

07 09 13 DC i - (11) 07 1309 lbc - the barn goldingtons (doc)


07/1286/FUL - Change of use to sun bed and tanning shop (Sui Generis) at 5 BRIDLINGTON ROAD, SOUTH OXHEY, WD19 7AF, for Ms Caroline Hensman

07 09 13 DC i - (12) 07 1286 ful - 5 bridlington rd (doc)


07/1318/FUL - Demolition of existing buildings and erection of a detached dwelling and detached garage at 58 HARTHALL LANE, KINGS LANGLEY, HERTS, WD4 8JH, for A H Knight

07 09 13 DC i - (13) 07 1318 ful - 58 harthall lane (doc)


07/1332/FUL and 07/1333/CAC - Demolition of and Conservation Area Consent for existing dwelling and detached garage and erection of 4 detached dwellings and 2 semi-detached dwellings, garages and associated access at THE COTTAGE, HOMEFIELD ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS, WD3 5QJ, for Masma Ltd

07 09 13 DC i - (14) 07 1332 ful and 07 1333 cac - the cottage (doc)


07/1340/FUL - Erection of a new replacement clubhouse and relocation of existing storage facility at CROXLEY GREEN TENNIS CLUB, THE GREEN, CROXLEY GREEN WD3 3HT for Mr Colin Hewett

07 09 13 DC i - (15) 07 1340 ful - croxley green tennis club (doc)


07/1377/FUL - Demolition of existing petrol station and enlargement to site to enable development of new petrol station with single storey retail building, new forecourt and pump layout with associated parking and access at HUNTON BRIDGE SERVICE STATION, OLD MILL ROAD, HUNTON BRIDGE, HERTS, WD4 8QT, for Total UK Limited

07 09 13 DC i - (16) 07 1377 ful - hunton bridge serv stn (doc)


07/1438/FUL - Erection of one detached outbuilding (summerhouse) for A1 Use (Hairdresser) and extended hard standing to existing driveway at 2A FERNHILLS, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE WD4 8PT for Mr and Mrs Georgiou

07 09 13 DC i - (17) 07 1438 ful - 2a fernhills (doc)


07/1459/FUL - Loft conversion to single storey side element with front and rear dormer windows and extension to existing hard standing at 2A FERNHILLS, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE WD4 8PT for Mr and Mrs Georgiou

07 09 13 DC i - (18) 07 1459 ful - 2a fernhills (doc)


07/1493/FUL - Single storey rear extension and demolition of garage at 116 Links Way, Croxley Green, WD3 3RN for Mr and Mrs Evans

07 09 13 DC i - (19) 07 1493 ful - 116 links way (doc)


07/1596/FUL - Reconstruction of existing north, east and west facades as an amendment to planning permission 06/1632/FUL which granted planning permission for part retention of existing north and east facades within redevelopment proposals comprising part 1, part 3 storey building containing 10 residential units (net gain of 9 units) at 331 UXBRIDGE ROAD, MILL END, WD3 8DS for Valentine Homes

07 09 13 DC i - (20) 07 1596 ful - 331 uxbridge road (doc)


07/1657/FUL - Demolition of existing conservatory and erection of single storey rear extension, new roof over existing dwelling to provide room in roof with six rooflights and new pitched roof over garage at 71 ON THE HILL, CARPENDERS PARK, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD19 5DS for Mr and Mrs Minall

07 09 13 DC i - (21) 07 1657 ful - 71 on the hill (doc)


CONSULTATION FROM WATFORD BOROUGH COUNCIL - Planning Application 07/00958/OUTM - Watford General Hospital and Surrounding Area Vicarage Road


Development of a mixed use health campus comprising 510 bed major acute hospital (Class C2) office and research facilities (Class B1), retail, financial and restaurant uses (Class A1, A2, and A3), 120 bed hotel (Class C1), 504 residential units (Class C3), clinics, crèche, and nursery (Class D1), formal leisure facilities (Class D2), combined heat and power plant, new lake and informal leisure facilities and new link road from Dalton Way.

07 09 13 DC i - (22) watford gen hosp (doc)


OTHER BUSINESS - If approved under item 3.




"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 to 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.