CRANBROOK & SISSINGHURST PARISH COUNCIL MINUTES OF THE PLANNING & PRESERVATION COMMITTEE HELD ON 15TH DECEMBER 2020
The meeting was held remotely using Zoom software.
Declaration of Interests, Dispensations, Predetermination or Lobbying:
Members are required to declare any interests, dispensations, predetermination or lobbying on items on this agenda. Members are reminded that changes to the Register of Interests should be notified to the Clerk.
Present: Cllr. Smith (in the Chair), Cllrs. Bunyan, Gilbert, Fermor and Hatcher
Waterloo Yard, Waterloo Road, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3JQ
Proposed extension and alteration to roof form and external materials to an existing garage building to form a 1.5 storey home office / studio, ancillary store serving the private dwelling of Waterloo Yard.
The Parish Council recommended APPROVAL proposed by Cllr. Smith, seconded by Cllr. Fermor and agreed on condition that this new property should be ancillary to the main dwelling and not sold off in the future.
Filwood Angley Road Cranbrook Kent TN17 2PN
Proposed detached, single storey, three bedroom dwelling together with associated driveway, parking area and private amenity space at land to the rear of Filwood.
The Parish Council recommended REFUSAL for the following reasons:
- Compact site rear of existing property
- Access on to busy A229
- Damage to trees
Proposed by Cllr. Bunyan, seconded by Cllr. Smith and agreed.
20/03455/LBC & 20/03456/ADV
53 – 55 High Street, Cranbrook, Kent TN17 3EE
Listed Building Consent: Mount office sign on front elevation adjacent to front door
Advertisement: One business nameplate sign mounted on the front elevation wall of the building adjacent to the entrance.
The Parish Council recommended APPROVAL proposed by Cllr. Fermor, seconded by
Cllr. Gilbert and agreed.
20/03412/FULL & 20/03413/LBC
Bounds End Farm, Goudhurst Road, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent. TN12 0HQ
Replacement of existing carport with new oak frame barn.
The Parish Council recommended APPROVAL proposed by Cllr. Smith, seconded by
Cllr. Fermor and agreed.
31 Stone Street, Cranbrook, Kent. TN17 3HF
Listed Building Consent: Install vent grill to front stall riser
The Parish Council recommended APPROVAL proposed by Cllr. Hatcher, seconded by
Cllr. Gilbert and agreed. The Parish Council recommended a more robust material to be used for the vent.
TWBC PLANNING DECISIONS:
The Clerk read out the Planning Decisions received from Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
TREE PRESERVATION ORDER: None received
ITEMS FOR INFORMATION:
Members were asked to forward any comments on TWBC Local Green Space Consultation direct to Cllr. Warne today as she had kindly agreed to compile a response.