Development Control Committee - 19 November 2009

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House19th November 2009


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 19 November 2009 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

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

Phil Brading

Barbara Green

Chris Hayward

Paula Hiscocks

David Major

Amrit Mediratta

Ann Shaw OBE

Ron Spellen

Richard Struck

Chris Whately-Smith



David Gardner, Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
11 November 2009

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 22 October 2009 (circulated separately).

09 10 22 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.


09/1288/FUL – Proposed block of six flats in two storey building on existing car park with associated car parking and landscaping at CAR PARK, GROVE CRESCENT, CROXLEY GREEN, for Mr Gary Crilly

09 11 19 DC i - (06) 09 1288 ful - car park - grove crescent (doc)


09/1302/LBC - Listed Building Consent: Demolition of 9 outbuildings and modern barns and construction of replacement garaging at western end of listed barn at BULLSLAND FARM, BULLSLAND LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5BG, for Mr and Mrs Hayes

09 11 19 DC i - (07) 09 1302 lbc - bullsland farm (doc)


09/1304/FUL – Two storey side and rear extension, single storey rear extension and conversion of outbuilding to residential accommodation at 9 CHORLEYWOOD BOTTOM, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 5JB for Mr Gary Teden

09 11 19 DC i - (08) 09 1304 ful - 9 chorleywood bottom (doc)


09/1341/FUL - Demolition of existing dwellings and buildings and redevelopment of site for the erection of ten two-storey dwellings with garaging, parking and new road on LAND AT 249-253 WATFORD ROAD, CROXLEY GREEN, WD3 3RX for Refined Estates Developments Ltd

09 11 19 DC i - (09) 09 1341 ful - 249-253 watford road (doc)


09/1392/FUL – Side extension with front and rear dormers at 28 WYATTS CLOSE, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 5TF for Mr Skinner

09 11 19 DC i - (10) 09 1392 ful - 28 wyatts close (doc)


09/1406/LBC - Listed Building Consent: Repairs to rear gable - removal of brick infill to oak framing and replacement with lime mortar render weathering across whole gable at THE ABBOTS HOUSE, 10 HIGH STREET, ABBOTS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE for Mr Peter Tomson

09 11 19 DC i - (11) 09 1406 lbc - the abbots house - 10 high street (doc)


09/1409/FUL –  Single storey and two storey side extension and  two-storey and single-storey rear extension at 12 ROMAN GARDENS, KINGS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD4 8LG for Mrs L Davies

09 11 19 DC i - (12) 09 1409 ful - 12 roman gardens (doc)


09/1532/FUL - Redevelopment and change of use from scaffolding yard to residential to provide 5 detached houses with 10 off-street parking spaces at 23A NEW ROAD, CROXLEY GREEN, HERTS, WD3 3JE for Mr Doug Burridge

This application has been withdrawn by the agent


09/1543/FUL – Erection of a single storey timber framed glazed conservatory at 46 DICKINSON SQUARE, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 3EY for Mrs C Dalgiesh

09 11 19 DC i - (14) 09 1543 ful - 46 dickinson square (doc)


09/1558/FUL – Installation of electronically controlled canopy to outside play area, at DAYBREAK NURSERIES, WATERSMEET, HIGH STREET, RICKMANSWORTH, for Miss Claire Scorgie

09 11 19 DC i - (15) 09 1558 ful - daybreak nurseries (doc)


09/1600/FUL - Single storey rear extension with roof terrace above and alterations to roof of the existing single storey rear extension, single storey front and side extensions, single storey side extension, detached gym building with decking, extension to patio and new detached garage building at GARLANDS, SANDY LANE, NORTHWOOD, HA6 3ER for Mr and Mrs Vinod Khanna

09 11 19 DC i - (16) 09 1600 ful - garlands - sandy lane (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 CircularsDepartment 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