Decision details

Development Panel - HOU/2019/0129 - 22 Seadown Drive Workington - Single storey rear extension

Decision Maker: Development Panel

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




Members were advised that this item was brought to panel as the applicant was an officer of Allerdale Borough Council.


The report recommended granting permissions subject to conditions.


The Planning and Building Control Manager introduced the item and then went through the main issues as detailed in the report.


Principle of Development


The development would not adversely alter the appearance of the host dwelling and would meet the requirements of the Local Plan policies.

Scale and Design


The proposed development is acceptable in scale and design




The Highway Authority have responded in full regarding highway issues with no objections as it is considered that the existing driveway provides an adequate in-curtilage parking facility.


Residential Amenity


The proposed development would not result in any significant loss of amenity of neighbouring residential properties.


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


Councillor Grainger moved the motion to approve, subject to conditions.


The motion was seconded by Councillor Munby.


A vote was taken on the motion to approve, 12 voted in favour, 0 against and 0 abstentions.


The motion carried.




Grant subject to conditions.




Time Limit:


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



In Accordance:


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

22SD-DS-002 Proposed Elevations

225D-DS-004 Proposed South

225D-DS-005 Proposed East

225D-DS-006 Proposed West

225D-DS-007 Existing Ground

225D-DS-008 Proposed Ground

225D-DS-009 Proposed Site & Block

225D-DS-010 Proposed Drainage

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: Susan Hanley

Publication date: 28/08/2019

Date of decision: 27/08/2019

Decided at meeting: 27/08/2019 - Development Panel

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