The applicant, Martyn Boak spoke in support of the application.
The report recommended refusal.
The report outlined the application and detailed main issues within the report as follows,
· Principle of Development
· Access and Layout
· Residential Amenity
· Affordable Housing
The Planning and Building Control Manager introduced the item and advised members that the proposal represented a reduced scheme to that previously refused.
The planning and site context had not changed materially, hence the reason for refusal. No evidence of need or circumstances to support the dwellings in this detached, unsustainable location had been provided.
Members noted the representations received in respect of the application, the main grounds of which were set out in the report.
Questions were then asked to officers and debate ensued.
Councillor Cockburn moved the motion to refuse the application as per officers recommendations.
The motion was seconded by Councillor Wilson
A vote was taken on the motion to refuse, 8 voted in favour, 1 voted against and 0 abstentions.
The motion was carried.
Refused as per officers recommendations.