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WSC Planning Committee
Thursday, 7th February, 2019 2.00 pm

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Minutes of the previous meeting of the Planning Committee held on 13 December 2018


Declarations of Interest or Lobbying.


Public Participation.

    The Chairman/Administrator to advise the Committee of any items on which members of the public have requested to speak and advise those members of the public present of the details of the Council's public participation scheme.

    For those members of the public wishing to speak at this meeting there are a few points you might like to note.

    A three minute time limit applies to each speaker and you will be asked to speak after the officer has presented the report but before Councillors debate the issue. There will be no further opportunity for comment at a later stage. Where an application is involved it has been agreed that the applicant will be the last member of the public to be invited to speak. Your comments should be addressed to the Chairman and any ruling made by the Chair is not open to discussion. If a response is needed it will be given either orally at the meeting or a written reply made within five working days of the meeting.


Town and Country Planning Act 1990 and Other Matters (Enforcement).

    To consider the reports of the Planning Team on the plans deposited in accordance with the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 and other matters - COPY ATTACHED (separate report). All recommendations take account of existing legislation (including the Human Rights Act) Government Circulars, Somerset and Exmoor National Park Joint Structure Review, The West Somerset Local Plan, all current planning policy documents and Sustainability and Crime and Disorder issues.


3/32/18/037 pdf icon PDF 196 KB


3/26/17/027 pdf icon PDF 342 KB

    Change of use of land from agricultural for the erection of a

    garage to include service bays, MOT facility, showroom and

    office with installation of solar panels to the roof and

    formation of access. Brendon Service Station, Station Road, Washford,

    TA23 0PN




3/39/18/009 pdf icon PDF 386 KB

    Outline planning application (with all matters reserved

    except access) for the erection of approximately 90

    dwellings, creation of vehicular access, provision of

    open space and other associated works. Land to the East of Aller Mead, Doniford Road, Williton

    TA4 4RE




3/07/18/014 pdf icon PDF 166 KB


3/16/18/006 pdf icon PDF 272 KB


3/24/18/005 pdf icon PDF 194 KB

    Variation of condition 6 on planning permission

    3/24/18/002 to extend the time period for the works

    being completed from six months to 11 months of the

    date of the planning permission (ie, to 3 July 2019). The Blade Mill, Woodford Road, Monksilver, Taunton,

    TA4 4HW




3/21/18/081 pdf icon PDF 250 KB


3/21/18/078 pdf icon PDF 235 KB

    Variation of Condition No. 02 (approved plans) of application 3/21/15/026 Variation includes; minor alts to the internal & ext lay appearance of proposed dwelling, including raising ridge line and lower roof by 1m and adding a dormer winodw to south elevation to replace rooflights. Replace dwgs; 140101/2A, 140101/3A, 140101/4B with 1826/200 prop site plns, 1826/201 prop floor plns & 1826/202 prop elevations. Pemswell Lodge, Pemswell Road, Minehead, TA24 5RS




3/37/18/019 pdf icon PDF 221 KB


Exmoor National Park Matters


Appeals Lodged.

    Appeal against the refusal of planning permission for the replacement of timber

    single glazed windows with upvc double glazed windows at Flat 2, 19-21 Bancks

    Street, Minehead, TA24 5DJ (application 3/21/18/039).


    Appeal against the refusal of planning permission for the replacement of two wooden

    sash windows on the north elevation with UPVC sash windows at 7A Park Street,

    Minehead (application 3/21/18/066)


    Appeal against the refusal of planning permission for the retention of existing

    structure and change of use into a two bedroom holiday unit at White Horse Inn,

    Washford (application 3/26/18/004)


    Appeal against the refusal of planning permission for the erection of a 2m closed

    boarded fence along the eastern boundary at 1 Cowdray Close, Minehead

    (application 3/21/18/048)


    Appeal against the conversion of light industrial to dwelling house and light industrial

    (resubmission of LID/32/18/001) at Lawsons Burgage, Shurton, Stogursey

    (application LID/32/18/002)


    Variation of Condition No. 22 (approved plans) of application 3/32/07/008 to increase

    the total number of permitted dwellings from 59 to 66 at Paddons Farm, Stogursey

    (application 3/32/17/012)



Appeals Decided. pdf icon PDF 119 KB

    Appeal against outline application with all matters reserved, except for means of access, for the erection of 2 No. dwellings within the garden (resubmission of 3/21/17/026) at Maples, Ellicombe Lane, Alcombe, Minehead (application No. 3/21/17/125) – Appeal dismissed.


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