FRANT PARISH COUNCIL

Minutes of Planning Committee Meeting
Monday 7th January 2013, 7:30pm, Frant Memorial Hall

Present: Councillors Crookshank (Chairman), Argue, Mrs Best, Hall, Mrs Myers, Rowland, Rutherford & Wright
Also present: Sarah Codling (Clerk)

1. TO RECEIVE APOLOGIES AND REASONS FOR ABSENCE
Apologies were received from Councillors Harris and Mrs Howell.

2. DECLARATIONS OF INTERESTS
Cllr Argue expressed a non-pecuniary interest in application WD/2012/2424/F.

3. PUBLIC FORUM
None.

4. TO CONSIDER LICENCE AND PLANNING APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AND MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS.
The following applications were received and comments made:
• WD/2012/2522/F – Fir Trees, The Green, Frant TN3 9DN
Single storey front dining room extension and enclosed porch, vertical tiling to first floor on each elevation
The Council supports this application.
• WD/2012/2017/F – Court Lodge, Bells Yew Green, Tunbridge Wells TN3 9BJ
Conversion of disused barn to form a single holiday unit as approved under WD/2005/1222/F (now expired).
The Council have no objection. However, we would recommend a Section 106 rule to be applied prohibiting the holiday unit being sold as a separate entity.
• WD/2012/2424/F – 2 Fairview Cottages, Fairview Lane, Broadwater Forest, Tunbridge Wells TN3 9LU
Detached annexe building in the garden to replace an existing garage/workshop/log store building.
The Council have no objection. However, we would recommend a Section 106 rule to be applied prohibiting the holiday unit being sold as a separate entity.

5. TO NOTE APPLICATIONS GRANTED, REFUSED AND WITHDRAWN BY DISTRICT COUNCIL
• WD/2012/2146/F – Court Lodge Farm, Bayham Road, Bells Yew Green, TN3 9BN – Conversion of redundant agricultural building into a mixed use, comprising a single dwelling with B1 (business) unit – Approved.
• WD/2012/2451/F – Little Croft, Wadhurst Road, Frant TN3 9EP – New garage to front of property – Approved.

6. ANY OTHER BUSINESS
None.

There being no other business the meeting closed at 7:50pm