Development Control Committee - 15 July 2010

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House15th July 2010


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 15 July 2010 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
7 July 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 24 June 2010  (circulated separately).

10 06 24 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 13) 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.


10/0703/FUL – Erection of 3 houses to the rear of 81 Quickley Lane at LAND TO THE REAR OF 81 QUICKLEY LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 5PG for Mr David Lewis

10 07 15 DC i - (06) 10 0703 ful - 81 quickley lane (doc)


10/0914/FUL – Erection of two new detached dwelling houses to the front and rear of the site, involving the demolition of the existing dwelling with associated landscaping, parking and accesses onto The Drive and The Climb at 62 THE DRIVE, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 4EB for A D Residential Ltd

10 07 15 DC i - (07) 10 0914 ful - 62 the drive rickmansworth (doc)


10/1001/FUL - Two storey side extension, single storey side and rear extension, extension to garage with pitched roof with single storey extension behind, creation of second floor accommodation with dormer extension to rear elevation, new pitched roofs over front first floor windows (amended scheme to 10/0432/FUL) at 31 VALLEY ROAD, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 4DT, for Mr Paul Elkin

10 07 15 DC i - (08) 10 1001 ful - 31 valley road (doc)


10/1055/FUL - Two storey side extension at 1 EDINBURGH DRIVE, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE WD4 9LF for Chan Wan Fong

10 07 15 DC i - (09) 10 1055 ful - 1 edinburgh avenue (doc)


10/1073/RSP – Retrospective Application: Retention of dwelling as built with ridge heights of no more than 6.9m to Oxhey Lane frontage and no more than 6.5m to Carpenders Avenue, at The Oak, Carpenders Avenue, Carpenders Park, Hertfordshire, WD19 5BS for Mr Haroon Rashid

10 07 15 DC i - (10) 10 1073 rsp - the oak carpenders avenue (doc)


10/1074/RSP – Retrospective application: Retention of roof with two dormer windows and one rooflight to rear, at 2 Carpenders Avenue, Carpenders Park, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD19 5BS, for Mr Haroon Rashid

10 07 15 DC i - (11) 10 1074 rsp - 2 carpenders avenue (doc)


10/1080/FUL - Demolition of existing residential dwelling and erection of 2 detached houses, garages and provision of landscaping and amenity space at APPLEGARTH, PARROTS CLOSE, CROXLEY GREEN, for Kebbell Country Homes


10/1081/CAC - Conservation Area Consent: Demolition of existing residential dwelling at APPLEGARTH, PARROTS CLOSE, CROXLEY GREEN, for Kebbell Country Homes

10 07 15 DC i - (12) 10 1080 ful and 10 1081 cac - applegarth (doc)


10/1126/FUL – Variation to Conditions 5 and 12 to the planning permission dated 26 February 2010 ref: 10/0114/FUL (demolition of existing dwelling and erection of a two storey detached dwelling with extension to driveway to include additional roof lights to the side and rear elevations, satellite dish to side elevation and timber garden shed, alterations to rear conservatory and increase in ridge height) for the cill height to the roof light in rear elevation to be lowered to 1.1m above second floor level and clear glazed at 58 PHEASANTS WAY, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 7HA for Mr and Mrs Galvin

10 07 15 DC i - (13) 10 1126 ful - 58 pheasants 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 Circulars Department 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