Planning Committee - 26 May 2011

Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House26th May 2011


For a meeting to be held in the Penn Chamber, Three Rivers House, Rickmansworth, on Thursday, 26 May 2011 at 7.30pm.

Members of the Committee:-

To be appointed at Annual Council on 24 May 2011.

 David Gardner, Director of Corporate Resources and Governance
17 May 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 14 April 2011 (circulated separately).

11 04 14 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 12) 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.


11/0304/RSP - Retrospective: Erection of vent stack at SHELL FILLING STATION, RICKMANSWORTH ROAD, CHORLEYWOOD, WD3 5SE for Shell UK Retail

11 05 26 PC i - (06) 11 0304 rsp - shell filling station - rickmansworth road (doc)


11/0427/FUL - Erection of a single storey three bedroom detached dwelling with associated access, parking, landscaping and entrance gate at LOWER PLOT, THE WALLED GARDEN, DOG KENNEL LANE, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS WD3 5EL for Mr and Mrs Charles Brett

11 05 26 PC i - (07) 11 0427 ful - the walled garden - dog kennel lane (doc)


11/0557/FUL – Erection of 2 semi-detached three bedroom bungalows with further accommodation in roofspace and associated access, parking and landscaping at BRIERY COURT, BRIERY FIELD, CHORLEYWOOD, HERTS WD3 5TN for Yeoman Homes Ltd

11 05 26 PC i - (08) 11 0557 ful - briery court - briery field (doc)


11/0567/RSP – Part retrospective: 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 window extensions to rear elevation, new pitched roofs over front first floor windows (amended scheme to 10/1001/FUL) at 31 VALLEY ROAD, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, WD3 4DT, for Mr and Mrs P Elkin

11 05 26 PC i - (09) 11 0567 rsp - 31 valley road - rickmansworth (doc)


11/0634/PDNTG - Removal of 10.56 metre H3G street pole and equipment cabinet. Replacement with 12.5 metre 02/Vodafone street pole and equipment cabinet. Development ancillary thereto at GRASS VERGE NEAR JUNCTION WITH LANCING WAY, BALDWINS LANE, CROXLEY GREEN, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Telefonica 02 UK LTD

11 05 26 PC i - (10) 11 0634 pdntg - lancing way baldwins lane - croxley green (doc)


11/0746/FUL - Demolition of existing residential dwelling and erection of 3 detached houses together with landscaping and amenity space, at APPLEGARTH, PARROTTS CLOSE, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Kebbell Country Homes


11/0747/CAC - Conservation Area Consent: Demolition of existing residential dwelling, at APPLEGARTH, PARROTTS CLOSE, CROXLEY GREEN, RICKMANSWORTH, HERTFORDSHIRE, for Kebbell Country Homes

11 05 26 PC i - (11) 11 0746 ful and 11 0747 cac - applegarth - croxley green (doc)


11/0771/FUL – Proposed two storey extension to side and rear and removal of existing single garage at WOODSIDE COTTAGE, OVERSTREAM, RICKMANSWORTH, WD3 4LD for Mr and Mrs G and C Pendred

11 05 26 PC i - (12) 11 0771 ful - woodside cottage - rickmansworth (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