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15/1602/FUL - 40B Green End Road

Decision Maker: Planning

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Committee received an application for full planning permission.


The application sought approval for a mixed use development comprising ground floor retail (use Class A1), with a non-speculative student accommodation scheme of 26No. Bedrooms on the upper floors to be occupied by Abbey College, along with cycle parking, following demolition of existing buildings on site


The Committee received a representation in objection to the application from a Green End Road resident.


The representation covered the following specific concerns:

  i.  Height of building.

  ii.  Ugly design.

  iii.  Loss of light and overshadowing.

  iv.  Blocking of access to neighbour’s amenities.

  v.  Parking issues.

  vi.  Bin storage arrangements.


The Committee:


Unanimously resolved(by 7 votes to 0) to grant the application for planning permission in accordance with the officer recommendation, for the reasons set out in the officer report, and subject to the conditions recommended by the officers.

Publication date: 01/12/2015

Date of decision: 04/11/2015

Decided at meeting: 04/11/2015 - Planning

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