Agenda and minutes

Planning Committee
Tuesday, 10th September, 2019 2.30 pm

Venue: Drawing Room

Contact: Paula Westwood  Democratic Services Officer (Member Support)

No. Item


Declarations of Interest


Apologies for Absence/Attendance of Substitute Members




Outline Consent for Residential Development at London Road


Delegated Applications

Town and Country Planning Acts

The Assistant Director - Regeneration and Built Environment submitted for information details of planning applications in this report which he had determined under delegated authority (Minute No. 254, Planning Committee, 3rd September, 2002, confirmed by Council 24th September, 2002).  The decisions are reported for your information.  The plans recommended for approval under the Town and Country Planning Acts will be subject to the standard conditions referred to in Minute No. 208 (April 1971) of the Plans Sub-Committee, Barrow-in-Furness, County Borough Council, in addition to any conditions indicated hereunder.  Applications with a (P) beside the applicant’s name denotes those applications that were reported to the Planning Panel.


RESOLVED:- (i) To note the decisions made under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) as follows:-


2019/0399       Application for works to trees subject of Tree Preservation Order 2008 No. 7 comprising T1 Poplar reduce canopy by 3-4m, T2 Sycamore reduce one extended branch growing towards house by 3m at 5 Manor Park, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0406       Application for a minor material amendment following the grant of planning permission 2018/0340 (Construction of a car park with mezzanine deck to provide a total of 841 spaces, vehicle access and egress to Buccleuch Dock Road and Michaelson Road, hard and soft landscaping, security fencing lighting, vehicle barriers and infrastructure and ancillary works) to reduce exit on Buccleuch Dock Road to single lane, reduce mezzanine footprint at east, relocate up ramp, provide kiosk in NE corner, amend landscaping, add lighting columns, relocate access stairs and re-configure weld mesh panels, timber panels and green screen at ground floor level at Car Park at Former HIP Building, Buccleuch Dock Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0491       Demolition of existing outbuildings containing store, utility and wc. Construction of new single storey side and rear extension forming enlarged open plan living/kitchen/dining area, utility and wc at 27 Hill Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0515       Erection of a single storey flat roofed rear extension to provide a lounge/bedroom – re-submission of 2019/0250 at 43 Bay View Grove, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0533       Notice of intention to carry out works to trees within Conservation Area by crown reducing Cypresses back to site boundary away from library wall at Bar Continental, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0543       Application for a Certificate of Lawfulness of Proposed Use or Development (CLOPUD) to allow for the construction of a rear ground floor kitchen extension at 4 Piel View Grove, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0378       Variation of Condition No. 6 of planning permission 2016/0354 (Development of a gas-fired reserve electricity generating plant) to allow details of mitigation measures to be provided after commencement but before the formation of the floor, and variation of condition no. 14 to set the finished floor levels at 7m AOD rather than 7.25m AOD at Former Roosecote Power Station (Land at) Rampside Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0384       Change of use from beauty salon to a hot food takeaway, new shop front and extraction flue to rear at 193 Rawlinson Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0459       Advertisement consent to display a replacement of 1 no. 48 sheet poster display and 1 no. 96 sheet poser display with 2 no. single-sided 48 sheet poster display with 2 no. single-sided 48 sheet internally illuminated digital displays and associated logo boxes at Advertisement Hoarding, Walney Road/Bath Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0385       Erection of smoking shelter to front of building (south eastern elevation facing car park) at Unit A Hollywood Park, Hindpool Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0247       Submission of details requiring approval by Condition No. 5 (surface water drainage system), No. 6 (drainage management), No. 7 (Landscaping Scheme), No. 8 (carriageway/footway design and construction details) for planning application 2018/0089 – erection of 11 dwellings at Proposed Housing site on land at Crompton Drive, Dalton-in-Furness.


2019/0430       Application for works to trees subject of Tree Preservation Order 1993 No. 1 comprising: G1 Sycamores – reduce trees laterally on garden side by 2.3m, T3 Elm – fell, T4 Oak – fell, T5 Oak crown reduce by 1m, T6 Leylandii, T7 Willow re: pollard to previous lop points and T8 Sycamore reduce canopy by 3.5m at 7 Dane Ghyll, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0454       Front single storey garage extension, rear ground floor extension and first floor dormer extension at Seefeld, Saves Lane, Ireleth, Askam-in-Furness.


2019/0426       Single storey elevation extension at Chapel House, Pit Lane, Lindal-in-Furness.


2019/0468       Erection of single storey detached building to be used as a club house/fan zone including provision of new windows to first floor of existing function room building at Holker Street Ground, Wilkie Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0476       Application for a Minor Material Amendment following the grant of planning permission 2018/0600 (Construction of a new building (C43 Annex) to house electrical equipment (Rotary Frequency Converter) to change colour of cladding and brickwork to comply with applicants’ current corporate colours at Building C43 Annex at BAE Systems, Bridge Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0477       New disabled access ramp to callers office and new door including screen at 142 Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0565       Application for a non-material amendment following grant of planning permission 2019/0283 (Two storey side extension forming extended kitchen and store at ground level with extended bedroom and bathroom at first floor level) to change proposed new door to front elevation to a window and foundations, eaves and building to be set back 150mm at 16 Strathaird Avenue, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0255       Retrospective application for change of use from A1 (shop) to mixed use (restaurant, bar and hot food take-away) including alterations to front door and installation of retractable canopy to frontage at 59 Cavendish Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0434       Minor Material Amendment following grant of planning permission 2018/0340 (841 space car park with mezzanine deck) to provide revised surface water drainage details at Car Park at Former HIP Building, Buccleuch Dock Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0341       Application for approval of details reserved by Conditions No. 14 (extractor system), No. 19 (travel plan) and No. 20 (landscaping scheme) for planning application B10/2016/0582 (Demolition of former police station. Erection of a new 127 bed hotel and restaurant, with associated parking, delivery area and hard landscaping. The proposal includes an interim phased completion (Phase 1) of 111 beds) at Former Police Station, Market Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0465       Erection of double storey side/rear extension forming utility room at ground floor level, bedroom 4, dressing room and en-suite at first floor level at 13 Winchester Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0469       Listed Building Consent for refurbishment of the works entrance door and replacement of panels, levelling entrance step and construction of internal wall behind entrance door at Holland House, Michaelson Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0526       Demolish existing side garage and construct a two storey side extension for use as a garage/store with bedroom over (re-submission of 2019/0175 with increased width) at 49 Victoria Avenue, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0482       Replacement of glazed porch with single storey garden room extension at Low Peasholmes Farm, Peasholmes Lane, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0502       Consent to display 2 No. externally illuminated fascia signs (1 to each of Holker Street and Milton Street), 1 No. non-illuminated fascia sign (Dryden Street elevation) and 1 No. externally illuminated sign on existing totem – Amended design from approved application 2019/0249 at 3 Holker Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0507       Listed Building Consent to install external lighting, CCTV cameras and associated works at Holland House, Michaelson Road, BAE Systems Ltd, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0441       Erection of a 3 storey extension to side of property at 64 School Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0451       Erection of side and rear extension to provide lounge, kitchen, living area, shower room, and utility room and extension to existing detached garage (re-submission of 2018/0580) at 9 Pear Tree Bank, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0460       Erection of rear extension including amending garage roof from flat roof to pitched roof (Re-submission of 2019/0167) at 4 Holbeck Park Avenue, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0547       Application for approval of details reserved by Condition No. 5 (intrusive investigation and risk assessment) and No. 6 (remediation scheme) of planning permission 2017/0499 (erection of 12 houses) at Former Cemetery Cottages Housing Site, Schneider Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0442       Change of use from retail (A1) to a café/hot food takeaway (mixed A3/A5) at 21 Dalkeith Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0485       Proposed conversion of traditional terraced house to form 2 no. independent dwellings (1 no. at ground floor and 1 no. at first floor) at 62 Gloucester Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0480       Rear living room extension at 8 Newton Cross Road, Newton-in-Furness.


2019/0479       Proposed first floor extension providing master bedroom with en-suite at 11 Caspian Road, Askam-in-Furness.


2019/0478       Construction of single storey flat roof kitchen/dining extension to rear elevation and single storey flat roof store to side elevation at 21 Maylands Grove, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0520       Playground resurfacing works to replace grassed areas with permeable tarmac at Parkside GGI Academy, Greengate Street, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0373       Application for works to a sycamore tree subject of Tree Preservation Order 2008 No. 9 and consisting of a crown reduction of 2 metres and to thin the canopy by 20% at 371 Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0377       Application for a non-material amendment following grant of planning permission 2017/0282 (Application for approval of planning permission B13/2015/0832 (Partial demolition and redevelopment of former engineers club for residential use) to demolish the most part of the 1970's flat roofed building and the re-development of the site to form 12 No. 1 and 2 bedroom apartments. Access to the apartments will be provided by entrances on Abbey Road and the courtyard to the rear) to allow for the ground floor one bedroom apartments to be combined into one 2 bedroomed apartment and 5 on-site parking spaces to be provided at the rear of 48 Abbey Road, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0403       Single storey rear extension forming a sun room at 15 St. Lukes Avenue, Barrow-in-Furness.


2019/0407       Application for works to trees subject of Tree Preservation Order 1998 No. 4 (Monks Croft/Priors Lea) – T1 & T2 (Beech trees) – remove branches which overhang no. 6 Monks Croft Avenue at 2 Monks Croft Avenue, Barrow-in-Furness.


The following application was a Split Decision:-


2019/0432       Application for works to trees subject of Tree Preservation Order 1993 No. 5 Group 1 Tree 1 - Ash Tree proposed 30% Crown Reduction, Tree 2 - Sycamore proposed Felling, Tree 3 and 4 - Sycamore over extended branches reduces and height reduction of 30%, Tree 5 - Ash Tree proposed 30% height reduction and removal of lower branches and Tree 6 - Ash Tree proposed height reduction in line with the other trees at 1 Abbey Road, Dalton-in-Furness.


(ii) To note the decisions made under the Building Act 1984/The Building Regulations 2010 as submitted by the Principal Building Control Surveyor.


The Development Services Manager (Planning) reported on the following applications:-


Askam Windcluster, Far Old Park Farm, Broughton Road, Dalton-in-Furness


Overspill Car Park to the rear of Clarkes Arms, Rampside, Barrow-in-Furness


Sandscale Park Helipad, Sandscale Park, Barrow-in-Furness


Ramsden Robins, Thwaite Street, Barrow-in-Furness


52 Howe Street, Barrow-in-Furness