Planning Committee - 23 June 2011

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House23rd June 2011


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 23 June 2011 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

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

Chris Ayrton

Phil Brading

Chris Hayward

Paula Hiscocks

Stephen King

Helen Lehrle

David Major

Amrit Mediratta

Ann Shaw OBE

Chris Whately-Smith



David Gardner , Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
14 June 2011

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.






To confirm as a correct record the Minutes of the meeting held on 26 May 2011.  (Circulated separately)

11 05 26 PC 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 11) 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.


11/0630/FUL - Part demolition of existing dwelling; erection of side and rear extension and raise in ridge height at Sarratt Mill Lodge, New Road, Sarratt, WD3 6HB for Mr J Crawley

11 06 23 PC i - (06) 11 0630 ful - sarratt mill lodge (doc)


11/0719/FUL – Two storey and single storey rear and side extensions; internal alterations including loft conversion with new dormer window at BEULAH HOUSE, COMMON ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTS, WD3 5LN for Mr Nick Kebbell

11 06 23 PC i - (07) 11 0719 ful - beulah house - common road (doc)


11/0819/FUL – Proposed two storey front, side & rear extensions and internal alterations to the existing dwelling, at 11 BEDFORD ROAD, MOOR PARK, NORTHWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, HA6 2BA, for Mr and Mrs C Meghani

11 06 23 PC i - (08) 11 0819 ful and 11 0820 cac - 11 bedford road - moor park (doc)


11/0820/CAC - Conservation Area Consent - Partial Demolition of Existing Dwelling, at 11 BEDFORD ROAD, MOOR PARK, NORTHWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, HA6 2BA, for Mr and Mrs C Meghani



11/0863/FUL - Erection of railway communications site comprising of a 20 metre monopole, ground frame (0.75 metres above ground level), lightning finial (total height 22 metres), radio equipment cabin and development ancillary thereto, at MONOPOLE ADJACENT TO GRAND UNION CANAL, LAVROCK LANE, CROXLEY GREEN, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd

11 06 23 PC i - (09) 11 0863 ful - monopole adjacent grand union canal (doc)


11/0870/FUL - Erection of railway communications site with 20 metre monopole, consisting of ground frame lightning finial (total height 22 metres), radio equipment cabin and ancillary development at LAND AT CHORLEYWOOD RAILWAY STATION, STATION APPROACH, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd

11 06 23 PC i - (10) 11 0870 ful - chorleywood railway station (doc)


11/0906/FUL - Construction of a conservatory attached to a section of the rear house and replacement of the existing single glazed crittal windows with energy efficient double glazed windows at 92 WOLSEY ROAD, MOOR PARK, NORTHWOOD, HERTFORDSHIRE, HA6 2EH for Mr Amrit Mediratta

11 06 23 PC i - (11) 11 0906 ful - 92 wolsey road - moor park (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 Local Development Framework 2001-2021 (emerging)
  • 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