Planning Committee - Thursday, 17th November, 2022 9.30 am

Venue: The Council Chamber, Town Hall, Corney Place, Penrith, CA11 7QF

Contact: Members Services  01768 817 817

No. Item


Apologies for Absence



To sign the minutes Pla/42/10/22 to Pla/54/10/22 of the meeting of this Committee held on 20 October 2022.




Declarations of Interest

To receive any declarations of the existence and nature of any private interests, both disclosable pecuniary and any other registrable interests, in any matter to be considered or being considered.


Appeal Decision Letters pdf icon PDF 324 KB

To receive report DCE53/22 from the Assistant Director Development which is attached and which lists decision letters from the Planning Inspectorate received since the last meeting:


Application No.


Appeal Decision


Mr Richard Faith

Land to the rear of Elseghyll Cottage, Melmerby CA10 1HN


The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 against a refusal to grant planning permission.


The development proposed is described as a “change of use from hardstanding to construct a single 147m2 3-bed dwelling (C3) with upgraded vehicle access and utilities connections. The dwelling is designed to have a very low energy demand with the aim of gaining Passivhaus certification. The dwelling will be occupied by the applicant who grew up in the village to order the resettle in a neighbouring property to his family”.

The appeal is dismissed.


Irene and Edward Robson

Blueberrys, Market Place, Alston, Cumbria CA9 3QN


The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 against a refusal to grant planning permission.


The development proposed is described as change of use of the ground floor from Class E(a) and (b) to Class C3(a).

The appeal is dismissed.



Planning Issues pdf icon PDF 29 KB

To note the attached lists of the Assistant Director Development.

a)    Applications determined under officer delegated powers for the month of October 2022

b)    Reasons for refusal and requirement of prior approval on delegated decisions for the month of October 2022


Additional documents:


Planning Issues - Applications for Debate (Green Papers) pdf icon PDF 1 MB

To consider the reports of the Assistant Director Development on the following applications:


Item No

Application Details

Officer Recommendation

Page Number


Planning Application No: 22/0251

Variation of condition 1 (plans compliance) for reconfiguration to the parking and turning for plot 13, enclosing front porches, alterations to window and door styles, materials and window detailing and addition and omission of windows. Discharge of condition 4 (external finishes) to confirm the materials proposed, attached to approval 18/1009

Land North of Pennine Close Hackthorpe, Penrith CA10 2HS

Stoneswood Developments Ltd

Recommended to:

Subject to Conditions



Planning Application No: 22/0473

Demolition of existing dwelling and construction of new dwelling in place with garage and detached shed

Up Top, Roman Road, Appleby-In-Westmorland, CA16 6JH

Mr and Mrs Lees

Recommended to:

Subject to Conditions



Planning Application No: 22/0610

Discharge of condition 7 (construction method statement), attached to approval 14/0405. Revision of 18/0625

Land at Raiselands Farm, Penrith CA11 9NQ

Persimmon Homes

Recommended to:

Subject to Compliance



Planning Application No: 22/0623

Erection of a timber framed agricultural building for fodder storage and livestock

Carleton Hill, Carleton, Penrith

Mr Tom Barr

Recommended to:

Subject to Conditions





Confirmation of Site Visits (if any)

To confirm the date and location of any site visits that may have been agreed.


Any Other Items which the Chair decides are urgent


Date of Next Meeting

The date of the next scheduled meeting be confirmed as 15 December 2022.