Minutes of a Meeting of the Planning Committee held on Wednesday 2nd December 2020 via Zoom at 7.30pm.††

PRESENT: ††† Councillor Linda Mendez (Chairman)

Councillor Jackie Brennan (Vice Chairman)

Councillor Richard Brisbin

Councillor Margaret Eames-Petersen

Councillor Hazel Laming

OFFICER: Carrie Lloyd (Town Clerk)

54.            APOLOGIES

There were no apologies for absence

55.            QUESTION TIME

There were none.

56.            MINUTES OF THE MEETING HELD ON 18TH NOVEMBER 2020

The minutes of the meeting held on 18th November 2020 were agreed as an accurate record and will be signed by the Chairman at a later date.

57.            DECLARATION OF INTERESTS

The Clerk advised that the agent for 6/2020/2894/HOUSE 31 Aldykes, Hatfield AL10 8ED was her brother.

58.            APPLICATIONS

Application Number

 

Address

Proposal

Comments

6/2020/2894/HOUSE

31 Aldykes Hatfield AL10 8ED

Erection of front and rear extensions

 

COMMENT

Is this already declared as an HMO?

 

6/2020/3008/HOUSE

36 Crawford Road Hatfield AL10 0PE

Proposed hip to gable roof enlargement with insertion of front rooflights, two storey side and rear extension, front porch canopy, loft conversion with rear dormer window, alterations to existing window openings and proposed window openings.

 

OBJECTION

Members are concerned at the overlooking to the properties in Birchwood Close.

 

The rooflines are confusing and fussy.

 

The creation of the porch extension creates an incongruous element to the building line and prevents external rear access to the property too.

6/2020/3047/FULL

G T Towing Great North Road Hatfield AL9 5SD

Replacement of existing pitched roof of sales office with a flat roof, alterations to openings and fenestrations of shopfront and installation of fascia board

 

 

6/2020/3067/HOUSE

39 Stag Green Avenue Hatfield AL9 5EB

Erection of ground floor rear extension, new front porch, new window to side elevation and re-cladding of the front and rear elevations.

 

 

6/2020/3087/HOUSE

Fountain View Great North Road Welwyn Garden City AL8 7TG

Erection of a two storey rear extension and alterations to the garage

 

 

6/2020/2900/HOUSE

3 Wilkins Green Lane Hatfield AL10 9RT

Part conversion and proposed single storey rear extension of existing garage with insertion of roof lights

 

COMMENT

Members raise no objections provided neighbours do not object

6/2020/2730/FULL

The Oak Tree Ellenbrook Lane Hatfield AL10 9NT

Erection of 1 x residential dwelling house on south west side of site, including adjoining workshop and office space

 

COMMENT

Thames Water need to be consulted regarding sewerage and flooding from Ellenbrook.

 

6/2020/2814/OUTLINE

9 Sycamore Avenue Hatfield AL10 8LZ

Outline permission for the removal of existing bungalow and replacement with 2 x detached dwellings with all matters reserved

 

COMMENT

The applicant will need to ensure there is adequate parking on site and protect existing trees.In principle Members are not against this.

 

6/2020/2878/HOUSE

53 Clover Way Hatfield AL10 9FN

Erection of single storey rear extension and conversion of existing garage into habitable room

 

 

6/2020/2984/HOUSE

114 College Lane Hatfield AL10 9PA

Erection of single storey side & front extension, and change of position of first floor side window

 

 


 

6/2020/3129/FULL

72 Aldykes Hatfield AL10 8EF

Conversion of HMO dwelling to 2 x apartments including single storey rear extension.

 

OBJECTION

The first floor flat fails to meet minimum National requirements, is therefore substandard accommodation and not required in Hatfield.There is inadequate parking provision on site.

 

6/2020/3190/FULL

2 New Road Welwyn Garden City AL8 7TX

Construction of a dormer window, installation of front rooflights and a hip-to-gable roof enlargement to facilitate the conversion of the existing building into 3 flats

 

OBJECTION

The second floor flat fails to meet minimum National requirements, is therefore substandard accommodation and not required in Hatfield Town Councilís area.

 

6/2020/3053/FULL

397 St Albans Road West Hatfield AL10 9RU

Erection of a two storey side extension, front porch extension, part single and part two storey rear extension with rooflights, proposed window openings and alterations to existing window openings (Amendment to application approved under decision reference 6/2018/1591/HOUSE).

COMMENT

Members raise no objections provided neighbours do not object

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

Wednesday 13th January 2021 at 7.30pm

 

CLOSED 8.55pm

Chairman___________________