Planning Application Comments

up to week commencing 9th May 2022.

Planning Applications:

PA22/03568 Location: An Skyber Road From Cockerels Rest To Mill Lane Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NW Proposal: Proposed conversion of detached garage/store to self-contained annexe for dependant relative Applicant: Mr & Mrs C Walker

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Council carried out a site meeting on Friday 6th May, and discussions took place at the Parish Council meeting on Monday 9th May 2022. Councillors are happy to support this application and proposed 1st Cllr M Stephens 2nd Cllr R Randall with Cllrs Budge, Sandercock, Maher and Walters in favour. Cllr Daniells voted against, Cllrs Ruby and Parsons abstained.

PA22/02709 Location: Sorrento Road From Penhole Road To Trefrize Lane Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LY Proposal: Erection of two, four bedroom properties with integral garaging to the east of the existing bungalow. Applicant: Mr S Sobczak

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : A site meeting was carried out on Friday 6th May and met with the proprietor. Councillors are happy to support this development with Cllr S Maher 1st Proposed Cllr D Daniells 2nd with all Councillors Budge, Randall, Hudson, Stephens and Walters in favour of supporting. Councillors Sandercock, Ruby and Parsons did not attend.

PA22/01097 Location: Newhams Newhams Lane North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NH Proposal: Formation of access track to serve approved agricultural dwelling from existing access Applicant: Mr I Scott

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : Councillors DD, MS, SS, SM and MB have no issues with this application and are happy to support.

PA22/00855 Location: Mill House Mill Lane Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NW Proposal: Minor revisions to planning permission no. PA10/06968 (construction of book storage building) including the partial use of timber cladding to two elevations and increasing the width of the footprint by 500mm without compliance with Condition 2 of decision notice PA11/10768 dated 14.02.2012. Applicant: Mr T Loe

North Hill Parish Council discussed this application at the meeting on 14 Feb 2022 and subsequently arranged a site visit. North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application and wish to make the following comments: Balcony - Councillors wish this to be removed as it is not "in keeping" with the Grade II Listed Building status and as this is a Book Store it is not needed.Cladding - Councillors would like to suggest the use of Larch Wood not an Oak. Larch Wood is more suitable and is in keeping with the Bat House which Larch Wood has already been used.Slates - Councillors would like it noted that they are very happy with the change of Slates being used, Rag Slates are a far better option. Councillors are also impressed with the windows throughout the building, being well positioned and being kept to the original sizes.Councillors MS, SM, DD, MB and SS support this application but wish for the above proposals to be met.

PA22/00602 Location: 3 Blacksmiths Meadow Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7FF Proposal: Proposed extension and remodelling Applicant: Mr Gubbin and Miss Staples

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Council have reviewed and discussed this application and feel the proposed extension and remodelling is in keeping with the rest of the development and is not over looking or affecting neighbouring properties. Therefore, the Parish Council holds no objections and supports this application.

PA21/11465 Location: Trelinden Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LY Proposal: Works to trees protected to TPO, works include T4 - Non- native Turkey Oak - T4 to be felled due to suppression of T3 (Native Beech), T5 (Native Oak) and Traditional hedge. Applicant: Mr A Mogford

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : Councillors reviewed this application and are happy to support for the health of the trees. However, Cllr Maher wishes it to be noted "If within the felling process damage occurs, pruning works are carried out to TPO standard. Proposed 1st Cllr S Maher 2nd Cllr S Sandercock with all Councillors in favour. Cllr Ruby abstained.

PA21/10932 Location: Land East Of Moorview Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LY Proposal: Proposed residential development of four dwelling houses with garages/car parking Applicant: Mr B Scoble

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Councillors of North Hill Parish Council attended a Site Visit on Saturday 4th December to view the proposed site of 4 dwellings.Although this site is outside the 30mph area of Coads Green it is in a development area already being used with septic tank in situ.Councillors are happy to support this application with Cllr S Sandercock proposing Cllr R Hudson 2nd, Councillors Budge and Stephens in favour.Cllr Randall is opposed as this does not meet the criteria of the Development Plan, H1 and the Parish Council has already met the development needs of dwellings within the Parish.

PA21/09812 Location: Kingbeare Barn North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NT Proposal: Conversion of existing barn into a holiday let Applicant: Mr M Jefferies

North Hill Parish Council submitted a further consultee comment on 14 Feb 2022: The Parish Councillors Sandercock, Walters, Hudson and Stephens made a site visit on Saturday 12th February. On discussing the application with the owner it has come to light the the East and West Elevations drawings have caused confusion. With this information Councillors have attended the Parish Council Meeting on Monday 14th February and have stated there are no issues with Barn Conversion overlooking neighbouring properties. Therefore the Parish Councillors are in favour of support this application and hold no objections.

North Hill Parish Council submitted the following consultee comment on 14 Dec 2021: Cllr M Budge Declared an interest in this application and left the room. The meeting was then chaired by Cllr Randall, Vice Chairman.Councillors discussed this application and wish to make the following comment:Councillors object to this application on the grounds of privacy, the West Elevation indicates large windows and overlooks the neighbouring property." Proposed 1st Cllr D Daniells 2nd Cllr M Stephens with all Councillors in favour to object. Cllrs Parsons and Ruby abstained.

PA21/09756 Location: Victory Hall Lynher Close North Hill Launceston PL15 7PQ Proposal: Change of use of land to graveyard Applicant: Mrs A Jones

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Council of North Hill are unable to comment as they have submitted this application. However, the Parish Councillors would like to amend the following, The Parish Council are requesting "Change of use to a Cemetery" as it will be ran by the Parish Council and not by the Church.

PA21/08872 Location: Land South Of Blacksmiths Meadow Penhole Road Coads Green Launceston Cornwall Proposal: Outline application with all matters reserved for affordable led residential development of up to four dwellings Applicant: Mr C K Gubbin

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Council have reviewed this application during the meeting held on Monday 8th November 2021. Councillors voted as follows: Cllr M Budge, R Hudson support application proposed by Cllr S Sandercock and 2nd S Maher. Cllr A Parsons abstained. Cllr C Walters abstained. Cllr B Ruby abstained. Cllr R Randall opposed as the development does not comply with clause H1 of North Hill Development Plan. Application is supported.

PA21/08515 Location: Ring O Bells Glubhole Lane North Hill Launceston PL15 7PQ Proposal: Application for Listed Building Consent for Replacement of windows Applicant: Mr Paul Jones

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : Councillors of North Hill Parish Council hold no objections to the works to be carried out on this development.

PA21/07073 Location: Liberty Barn Newtown Road Congdons Shop Launceston PL15 7LS Proposal: Single storey, one bedroom holiday cottage Applicant: Mr & Mrs Souter

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors attended a site visit to view the proposed area for development. Councillors discussed this application and questions were answered kindly by the proprietor.Councillors are happy to support this application proposed 1st Cllr R Hudson 2nd Cllr M Stephens with Cllr S Maher, Cllr R Randall and Cllr M Budge. Cllr D Daniells opposed to the application. Cllr A Parsons and Cllr Ruby did not attend.

PA21/06947 Location: Land West Of Landreyne Manor Penhole Road Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LZ Proposal: Reserved matters application following outline approval PA20/10240 for the provision of an agricultural workers dwelling with all matters reserved Applicant: Mr J Goodman

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment :The Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application and hold no objections to the proposed development. Cllr B Ruby abstained as he does not believe that Cornwall Council takes notice of Parish Council comments. However, it was proposed 1st Cllr S Sandercock 2nd Cllr R Randall with Councillors Walters, Parsons, Stephens and Budge supporting.

PA21/06576 Location: The Bull Pen Tolcarne Road North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7PE Proposal: Conversion of traditional building to Use Class C3 residential Applicant: Mr & Mrs Robson

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comments : 24 August 2021 The Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application and all Councillors are happy to support. Proposed 1st Cllr D Daniells 2nd Cllr S Maher.14 December 2021 Councillors have reviewed this application and happy to support. Proposed 1st Cllr M Stephens 2nd Cllr R Hudson with all Councillors in favour. Cllrs Parsons and Ruby abstained.

PA21/06185 Location: Battens North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NU Proposal: Application for non material amendment following grant of planning permission PA19/07380 dated 20 January 2020 Applicant: Miss H S Griffiths

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 9th August 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/06173 Location: Sorrento Road From Penhole Road To Trefrize Lane Coads Green Launceston PL15 7LY Proposal: Erection of five new 4 bedroom detached dwellings with associated garages following demolition of the existing dwelling and outbuildings. Applicant: Mr S Sobczak

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors made a site visit on Tuesday 3rd August to view and discuss this application. Councillors are happy with the proposed development and the detailed layout. Councillors also like that the Developer is working with several agencies to achieve a net gain of biodiversity. Proposed 1st Cllr Randall 2nd Cllr M Stephens with all Councillors in favour. Cllr A Parsons abstained from vote.

PA21/05987 Location: Troutbeck Lynher Lane Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NW Proposal: Proposed loft extension and remodelling. Applicant: Mr & Mrs R Radbourne

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : Councillors have reviewed this application and proposed to support by Cllr R Randall seconded by Cllr J Bungay with also Cllrs R Hudson, Cllrs M Stephens, Cllr Maher and Cllr Budge in favour. Cllrs D Daniells voted against with Cllr B Ruby and Cllr A Parsons abstaining from a vote.

PA21/05918 Location: Land South East Of Moorfoot Mill Lane Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NW Proposal: New agricultural barn to store farm machinery. Applicant: Mr S Sandercock

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Council held a site meeting on Monday 12th July to discuss with residents and the applicant the proposed Barn. Councillors have taken into consideration those whom are against the development and wish to make the following comment.Proposed by Cllr R Randall seconded by Cllr M Stephens with Cllrs R Hudson, Cllr Budge and Cllr Maher in favour to reduce the height of the shed, to store Agricultural Machinery only and to tidy up the area are then happy to support the application. Cllr D Daniells and Cllr Bungay voted against with Cllr B Ruby and Cllr A Parsons abstaining from voting.

PA21/04371Location:Creekside Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NW Proposal: Single storey extension with roof terrace. Applicant: Mr & Mrs P Healey

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/04336Location: Trebartha Barton North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7PD Proposal: Listed building consent for replacing corrugated sheeting with sized reclaimed natural slate. Applicant: Trebartha Estates Ltd c/o Savills (UK) Ltd

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/04173Location: West Castick Farm Castlek Lane North Hill Launceston PL15 7PD Proposal: Listed Building consent for improvements to external drainage including the construction of a retaining wall to the rear and side of the house. Applicant: Trebartha Estates Ltd c/o Savills (UK) Ltd

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/04172 Location: West Castick Farm Castlek Lane North Hill Launceston PL15 7PD Proposal: Improvements to external drainage including the construction of a retaining wall to the rear and side of the house. Applicant: Trebartha Estates Ltd c/o Savills (UK) Ltd

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/03951Location: Land North East Of Trebartha Barton North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7PD Proposal: Application for Outline Planning Permission with all matters reserved for the construction of a single, detached dwelling for an agricultural worker Applicant: Mr Michael Greet, Trebartha Estates Ltd

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support

PA21/03886 Location: South Trewithey Barn North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NH Proposal: Full application for proposed construction of new driveway entrance onto highway for safer access. Applicant: Mrs Amanda Smith

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed this application at the Parish Council meeting held on Monday 14th June 2021 and are happy to support.

PA21/02117 Location: Uphill Farm Bathpool Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NR Proposal: Construction of a general purpose agricultural livestock building and repositioning of existing access track. Applicant: Mr Nigel Gribble

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Council have reviewed this application and hold no objections to this development with all Councillors in favour of supporting.

PA20/07741 Location: Pemba Cottage Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LY Proposal: The addition of two bedrooms to be built above the existing lower bedroom on north side of cottage. Applicant: Mr William Medland

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Council have reviewed this application and hold no objections to this development with all Councillors in full support.

PA21/00892 Location: Westaways Trewithey Lane North Hill Launceston PL15 7NH Proposal: Full reduction of outer crown and crown lift to Lime Tree (T1) subject of a Tree Preservation Order Applicant: Mr Benjamin Gallant

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : The Parish Councillors of North Hill Parish Council have reviewed this application and hold no objections to the works which need to be carried out on these trees.

PA20/11434 Location: 17 Lynher Way North Hill Launceston PL15 7PA Proposal: Single storey kitchen extension Applicant: Mr Nigel Hollands

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Council held a Zoom Meeting on Monday 18th January 2021 to discuss the above application. All Councillors have reviewed the application are happy to support this development with Cllr M Budge Proposing 1st and Cllr D Daniells 2nd. Councillor A Parsons abstaining. Please Note: Councillors have observed that on the documents submitted, that North is in fact facing South etc.

PA20/10439 Location: Trelinden Road from Newtown Road to B3257 between Lime Tree Way and Tremollett Road Coads Green Launceston PL15 7LY Proposal: Various tree works T1-Lime, T4 Turkey Oak, T6 Turkey Oak. Applicant: Mr Andrew Mogford

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Councillors have reviewed and discussed the works to be carried out on the trees and hold no objections to these being completed.

PA20/10240 Location: Land West Of Landreyne Manor Penhole Road Coads Green Launceston Cornwall PL15 7LZ Proposal: Outline application for the provision of an agricultural workers dwelling with all matters reserved Applicant: Mr James Goodman

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : North Hill Parish Council have reviewed and discussed this application and hold no objections and fully support this development.

PA20/08758 & PA20/09092 Location: Colin Park Bodmin Road Congdons Shop Launceston Cornwall PL15 7PN Proposal: Listed Building Consent: Sunroom, patio and courtyard Applicant: Mr Bart Smith

Councillors had a site visit on Friday 18 December and North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment : There are two applications which have been submitted for development Ref. No: PA20/08758 and PA20/09092 which are identical. The Parish Councillors assume that PA20/08758 is incorrect as it does not refer to the Dwelling as listed. PA20/09092 is Listed Building Consent. Parish Councillors are happy to fully support this development as the materials being used are in keeping with the rest of the property and surrounding area. Proposed 1st Cllr Budge 2nd Cllr M Stephens with all Councillors in attendance in favour.

PA20/07271 Location: Lanoy House Lanoy Road Coads Green Launceston PL15 7LU Proposal: Single-storey Side Extension Applicant: Mr Jenkins & Ms McGinnes

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment: North Hill Parish Council have reviewed and discussed this application during a meeting held on Monday 12th October 2020 via "Zoom". The Parish Councillors have no objections to this development, with all Councillors in favour to support.

PA20/06625 Location: Treswell Farm Bodmin Road Congdons Shop Launceston PL15 7PN Proposal: Listed Building Consent for the Change of use of three agricultural barns to C3 dwellings. Demolition of two pole barns. Provision of forth C3 dwelling on footprint of northern pole barn. Improved site access, amenity space and parking etc Applicant: Dr Bill Collis

North Hill Parish Council has submitted the following consultee comment: The Parish Councillors have no objections to this development and therefore support this application. All Councillors in favour.

PA20/04727Location: Lynher Cottage Middlewood North Hill Launceston Cornwall PL15 7NN Proposal: Construction of dwelling and garage to include associated works. Applicant: Mrs Hewart

First comment dated 10 July 2020 The Parish Councillors of North Hill Parish Council have reviewed this application and wish to make the following comment: Councillors are concerned on a number of issues regarding this application, first being, the entrance and exit to the property, from the road, it is a very narrow part and extremely restricted. Secondly, the proposed dwelling is not in keeping with the surrounding properties. Councillors also believe the property and land has agricultural ties. Therefore, Cllr C Marshall proposed against the development with 2nd Cllr D Daniells, Councillors M Stephens, R Randall and B Ruby in agreement.

Second comment dated 9 March 2021 The Parish Council have reviewed and discussed this application and wish to make the following comment: The Parish Councillors visited this proposed development in June 2020 and held several concerns, on which, majority of Councillors voted to object and did not support this application. Councillors have reviewed the revised application; the proposed development goes against the North Hill Development Plan Item H3. New housing developments or conversions of existing buildings for residential purposes should be in keeping with the surrounding built form in terms of scale, mass and appearance and should normally be in traditional Cornish style where it is in keeping with other buildings in the immediate surrounding area. Where appropriate, new house building and house conversion schemes should adopt energy saving measures, using innovative design and techniques. Councillors would also like to bring it to the attention of Cornwall Council that on the basis of previous applicants' development, was turned down by Cornwall Council as they stipulated that developments should not extend beyond the existing Hamlet settlement. Councillors would also like to state, the members of the public have objected to this development via the Planning Portal. The Parish Councillors wish to know if the Highways Dept attempted to exit the site onto the B3254 or did a 'drive by'? Therefore, the Parish Council do not support this application voted by all Councillors with Cllr Parsons abstaining.

PA20/04468 Location: Tuckers Garage B3257 Between Lime Tree Way And Tremollett Road Coads Green Launceston PL15 7LY Proposal: Outline application with some matters reserved for the redevelopment of garage site, including demolition of existing buildings and construction of 16 dwellings (including 5 affordable dwellings), access, estate road, parking/garaging, landscaping and associated development. Applicant: Mr Andrew Bloomfield

The Parish Councillors of North Hill Parish Council have reviewed the above application and wish to make the following comment: With the proposed 16 houses, 5 Affordable Housing and 11 Open Market, the dwellings are well spaced leaving plenty of room between the properties. It is also believed that some of the properties will be suitable for the elderly, with having bedrooms downstairs. Councillors are keen to support this development, as 2 previous Planning Applications has been submitted over a period of 20 years. Proposed by Cllr Ruby to support the application seconded by Cllr M Budge with all Councillors in favour. Cllr Parsons abstained.

Notice Date: 11/05/2022