Agenda and minutes

Planning Committee
Wednesday 31 March 2021 7:30 pm

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Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies for absence and attendance of substitute Members

Minutes:

Apologies were received from Councillor Arora. Councillor George attended as his substitute.

2.

Minutes

To confirm the minutes of the meeting held on 16 March 2021 as a correct record.

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 16 March 2021 will be confirmed at a later date.

 

3.

Declarations of interest

Members are asked to declare any disclosable pecuniary interests and any other non-pecuniary interests (personal interests) relevant to items on this agenda.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

4.

PLANNING APPLICATIONS pdf icon PDF 2 MB

To consider the following planning applications:

-       2002495FUL – Surrey House, 34 Eden Street, NCP Car Park, St James Road. Former Hippodrome, Eden Street and Bo Concept, the Roundhouse, 20 Eden Street, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1ER.

-       2002499OUT – Unilever Kingston, 3 St James Road Kingston Upon Thames.

Additional documents:

Minutes:

Item A1 - 20/02495/FUL. Surrey House, 34 Eden Street, NCP Car Park, St James Road. Former Hippodrome, Eden Street and Bo Concept, the Roundhouse, 20 Eden Street, Kingston Upon Thames, KT1 1ER.

 

Description: Full planning application for the demolition of Surrey House, Multi Storey Car Park, Hippodrome and Bo Concept and the erection of 2 (two) Office buildings [Use Class - E(g)(i)] Building A and Building B: Building A 9 storeys (22,144 (GEA) sqms) Building B 11 storeys (11,587 (GEA) sqms). The erection of a replacement multi storey car park of 354 spaces plus cycle parking (for use as a public car park at weekends) landscaping, public realm upgrades, servicing, pedestrian and vehicular access. This application is accompanied by an Environmental Statement. This application is Phase 1 of a 2 stage development - Phase 2 is covered by application reference 20/02499/OUT 

 

Late material circulated prior to the meeting was noted by members.

 

Councillor Falchikov-Sumner addressed the Committee under procedure rule no. 27.

 

For - Applicant

Against

Sebastian Munden
Jonathan Lawes
Chris Darling
Yvette Edwards
Sarah Jackson
Justin Bolton
Barry Kitcherside

 

Robin Caitlin

Toby Hiscock

Andrea Coates

Keith Payne

 

RESOLVED to PERMIT subject to the conditions and informatives as set out in the agenda report, and in the published late material.

 

Voting:

For: Councillors Archer, Bailey, Beynon, Cunningham, Dunstone, Edwards, Heap, Ryder-Mills and Self (9)

Against: Councillors George and Moll (2)

Abstain: Zero (0)

 

Item A2 - 20/02499/OUT - Lever House, St James’s Road Kingston upon Thames, KT1 1ER 

Description:Outline planning permission for the demolition of Lever House and the erection of a Residential (C3) building not exceeding 16 storeys comprising of a maximum of 115 units, along with a ground floor cafe/retail pod (Use Class - E (c)) with all matters reserved except for access, layout and scale. This application is accompanied by an Environmental Statement. This application is Phase 2 of a 2 stage development - Phase 1 is covered by application reference 20/02495/FUL 

 

Late material circulated prior to the meeting was noted by members.

 

For - Applicant

Against

Sebastian Munden
Jonathan Lawes
Chris Darling
Yvette Edwards
Sarah Jackson
Justin Bolton
Barry Kitcherside

 

Robin Caitlin

Toby Hiscock

Andrea Coates

Keith Payne

 

RESOLVED to PERMIT subject to the conditions and informatives as set out in the agenda report, and in the published late material.

 

Voting:

For: Councillors Archer, Bailey, Beynon, Cunningham, Dunstone, Edwards, Heap, Ryder-Mills and Self (9)

Against: Councillors George and Moll (2)

Abstain: Zero (0)

 

Recorded Vote
TitleTypeRecorded Vote textResult
Item A1 - Surrey House Motion Carried
Item A2 - Lever House Motion Carried
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  • 5.

    Urgent items authorised by the Chair

    To consider any items which, in the view of the Chair, should be dealt with as a matter of urgency because of special circumstances in accordance with

    S100B(4) of the Local Government Act 1972.

    Minutes:

    There were no urgent items.