Development Control Committee - 27 May 2010

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House27th May 2010


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 27 May 2010 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

To be appointed at Annual Council on 25 May 2010. 

David Gardner , Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
19 May 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 22 April 2010.  (Circulated separately)

10 04 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 18 ) 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.


09/1869/FUL – Change of use of land for siting of mobile home to live in long term at THE PADDOCK, LITTLE OXHEY LANE, SOUTH OXHEY for Mr Jordan

10 05 27 DC i - (06) 09 1869 ful - the paddock little oxhey lane (doc)


10/0329/FUL - Redevelopment of the site to provide a Class A1 (retail) unit at ground-floor level as a convenience goods store with 4 no. 2 bedroom residential flats at first floor level with associated access, parking and landscaping at THE HAPPY MAN PUBLIC HOUSE, BERRY LANE, MILL END, HERTS, WD3 7HR for Tesco Stores Ltd

10 05 27 DC i - (07) 10 0329 ful - the happy man ph (doc)


10/0337/RSP – Part retrospective: Increase in ridge height with addition of two dormer windows to the rear and rooflights to front and rear, at 2 Carpenders Avenue, Carpenders Park, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD19 5BS, for Mr Haroon Rashid

10 05 27 DC i - (08) 10 0337 rsp - 2 carpenders avenue (doc)


10/0364/RSP – Retrospective: To retain ridge height of The Oak which exceeds the approved planning application 08/2145/FUL by 300mm, at The Oak, Carpenders Avenue, Carpenders Park, Hertfordshire, WD19 5BS for Mr Haroon Rashid

10 05 27 DC i - (09) 10 0364 rsp - the oak carpenders avenue (doc)


10/0398/FUL – Erection of three, five bedroom detached two storey dwellings, car parking, new access and landscaping at HEATHERLEY, QUICKLEY RISE, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5PE for Kebbell Homes Ltd

10 05 27 DC i - (10) 10 0398 ful - heatherley (doc)


10/0463/FUL – Part demolition of existing dwelling and erection of two-storey and single-storey side and rear extensions with rear balcony and creation of basement level and demolition of outbuilding at AINSWORTH FARM, BUCKS HILL, SARRATT, KINGS LANGLEY, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD4 9AP for Mr and Mrs D Lofty

10 05 27 DC i - (11) 10 0463 ful - ainsworth farm (doc)


10/0492/FUL – Variation of Condition 7 of planning permission 06/1516/FUL to alter hard and soft landscaping scheme to include a new brick wall and fence to front boundary and double gates for both new dwellings at 115 THE DRIVE, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 4DR for Mr B and Mrs K Singh

10 05 27 DC i - (12) 10 0492 ful - 115 the drive (doc)


10/0504/FUL – Redevelopment of the site for 7 detached 4-bedroom residential dwellings and associated parking following removal of all existing commercial activities, storage, general and light industrial buildings, stable buildings, mobile telephone mast and the existing dwelling (amended scheme following withdrawal of 09/2036/FUL) at LAND TO REAR OF STUBBS FARM, GREEN STREET, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 6EA for Keay Homes

10 05 27 DC i - (13) 10 0504 ful - stubbs farm (doc)


10/0538/FUL – Demolition of existing two detached dwellings and erection of two and three storey block of 16 flats with undercroft parking, balconies and associated access, parking and landscaping at CHARNWOOD AND RIDGE HOUSE, HIGH VIEW, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS WD3 5TQ for Yeoman Homes Ltd

10 05 27 DC i - (14) 10 0538 ful - charnwood and ridge house (doc)


10/0584/RSP – Part Retrospective: Single storey timber framed glazed conservatory to side/rear at 46 DICKINSON SQUARE, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 3EY for Mrs C Dalgiesh

10 05 27 DC i - (15) 10 0584 rsp - 46 dickinson square (doc)


10/0596/FUL – Erection of a dwelling (Renewal of 05/1069/OUT and 06/1860/AOD) at FIR TREES, QUICKLEY RISE, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH HERTFORDSHIRE WD3 5PE for Mr and Mrs J Pilkington

10 05 27 DC i - (16) 10 0596 ful - fir trees (doc)


10/0605/FUL – Demolition of two detached bungalows and erection of four detached dwellings served by vehicular access and car parking at 7 – 8 ARMITAGE CLOSE, LOUDWATER, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 4HL for Banner Homes Ltd

10/0606/CAC - Conservation Area Consent: Demolition of two existing bungalows at 7 – 8 ARMITAGE CLOSE, LOUDWATER, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 4HL for Banner Homes Ltd

10 05 27 DC i - (17) 10 0605 ful and 10 0606 cac - 7-8 armitage close (doc)


10/0755/FUL Resubmission of 09/1021/FUL : Demolition of existing garage and erection of one pair of semi-detached dwellings (2 houses) to front of site with associated landscaping, parking and access to include first floor front extension at THE COTTAGE, HOMEFIELD ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5QJ for MASMA Ltd

10 05 27 DC i - (18) 10 0755 ful - the cottage (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