Planning Committee - Thursday, 19th May, 2022 9.30 am

Venue: The Council Chamber, Town Hall, Penrith

Contact: Members Services  01768 817 817

No. Item


Apologies for Absence



To sign the minutes Pla/170/04/22 to Pla/180/04/22 of the meeting of this Committee held on 21 April 22 as a correct record of those proceedings.




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 116 KB

To receive report DCE33/22 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


Lowther Estate Trust

Shed at Yanwath Hall, Penrith, CA10 2LF


The appeal is made under section 78 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 against a failure to give notice within the prescribed period of a decision on an application for approval required under Article 3(1) and Schedule 2, Part 3, Class Q of the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015 as amended (the GPDO).


The development proposed is conversion including partial demolition of an agricultural building at Yanwath Hall to create four dwellinghouses (Use Class C3) including the reuse of the existing concrete foundation, the retention of the steel frame including the roof structure, the block walls to both elevations, with the replacement of the external timber cladding to the walls and the replacement of the existing roof covering, with new materials to match/complement as existing in design and appearance.


The appeal is allowed.



Planning Issues pdf icon PDF 277 KB

To note the attached lists of the Assistant Director Development.

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

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


Additional documents:


Planning Issues - Applications for Debate (Green Papers) pdf icon PDF 570 KB

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


Item No

Application Details

Officer Recommendation

Page Number


Planning Application No: 21/0949


Variation of condition 1 (plans compliance) to include amended site layout plan with amended ground levels, attached to approval 20/0078


Land west of Sockbridge, Thorpefield


Stoneswood Developments Ltd

Recommended to:



Subject to Conditions



Planning Application No: 21/1092


Reserved Matters for appearance, landscaping, layout and scale pursuant to Outline Planning Permission 19/0636 for use classes B1 (Business), B2 (General Industrial) and B8 (Storage and Distribution)


Land South-west of Mile Lane, Redhills, Penrith, CA11 0DT


Willan and Lund Holdings Limited

Recommended to:



Subject to Conditions





Quarter 4/Annual Planning Performance Report - 2021/22 pdf icon PDF 267 KB

To consider Report No: DCE32/22 of the Assistant Director Development which seeks to provide Members with an annual overview of the ongoing performance of the Council’s Planning Development Management Service in relation to Key Performance Indicators and Planning Enforcement matters.


RECOMMENDATION: That the report be noted.


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 Chairman decides are urgent


Date of Next Meeting

The date of the next scheduled meeting be confirmed as 16 June 2022.