Decision details

HOU/2018/0112 - Fellcroft, Windmill Lane, Cockermouth - 1.5m extension to existing decking

Decision Maker: Development Panel

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




The Planning Implementation Manager recommended approval.


The Planning Implementation Manager outlined the application and detailed the main issues within the report as follows:



  • Design:


The proposal is of an appropriate design for the application site and surrounding area.


  • Residential amenity:


The proposal offers a similar outlook to the existing deck in place at the site and therefore would not result in any further loss of residential amenity.


Members noted the representations received in respect of the application, the main grounds of which were set out in the report.


Councillor M Grainger moved that the application be approved as per the officer’s recommendation. This was seconded by Councillor R Munby.


A vote was taken on the motion. The vote in favour was unanimous. The motion was carried.








  1. The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.


Reason: In order to comply with Section 91 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.


  1. The development hereby permitted shall be carried out solely in accordance with the following plans:

Block Plan and Elevations

Location Plan


Reason: In order to ensure that the development is carried out in complete accordance with the approved plans and any material and non-material alterations to the scheme are properly considered.

Report author: Kelly Hampson

Publication date: 29/06/2018

Date of decision: 26/06/2018

Decided at meeting: 26/06/2018 - Development Panel

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