PADDOCK WOOD TOWN COUNCIL
The Podmore Building, St Andrews Field, St Andrews Road
Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6HT
Telephone: 01892 837373
MINUTES of the Planning and Environment Committee meeting held on Monday 5th of September 2022 at 7.45 pm at the Day Centre Commercial Road
PRESENT: Cllr C Williams, Cllr A Mackie, Cllr T Bisdee, Cllr M Ridger
IN ATTENDANCE: Mrs. C Reilly, Borough Cllr R Moon.
APOLOGIES Cllr D Sargison
PE25 DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST.
PE26 APPROVAL OF MINUTES OF PREVIOUS MEETING
To APPROVE the minutes of the meeting held on 15th August 2022
These were approved and signed by the chairman.
PE27 PLANNING APPLICATIONS FOR CONSIDERATION
|Application||Address and proposal||Comments|
|a)22/02239/FULL||27 Cheeseman Drive Paddock Wood Tonbridge Kent TN12 6GA. Proposed rear conservatory||Cllr C Williams proposed and Cllr T Bisdee seconded that the Council have no objection to the application subject to there being a plan to deal with additional surface water run off from the increased roof area. Unanimous.|
|b) 22/02407/FULL||4 Chaffinch Way Paddock Wood Tonbridge Kent TN12 6XL. Proposed two storey side extension with dormer to front and internal alterations||Cllr C Williams proposed and Cllr M Ridger seconded that the Council have no objection to the application subject to there being a plan to deal with additional surface water run off from the increased roof area and there being provision for a sustainable connection to the foul drainage network. The Council would point out that there is already a problem with parking congestion in the shared spaces at the front of the properties and this may be exacerbated if the additional bedroom results in an increased number of vehicles. Unanimous.|
|c) 22/02381/FULL||20 Le Temple Road Paddock Wood Tonbridge Kent TN12 6HY. Two storey side extension to replace existing garage.||Cllr C Williams proposed and Cllr T Bisdee seconded that standing orders be suspended to permit Cllr Moon to comment. Unanimous B.Cllr R Moon commented that the TWBC policy for parking provides for 1.21 spaces per dwelling and that the loss of garage space would worsen congestion in an area that is already subject to parking problems. Cllr C Williams proposed and Cllr T Bisdee seconded that standing orders be reinstated. Unanimous
Cllr C Willaims proposed and Cllr A Mackie seconded that the Council object to the application on the grounds of loss of parking. Unanimous.