Minutes of the Planning Committee Meeting held on Monday 18 September 2000 at 7.30pm in the Community Centre Present: RJ Farrington [chair] R Day B Jefferson HM Smith RT Summerfield LC Twinn The clerk SJ Daniels One member of the public [part] 1 Apologies for absence JE Coston RLE Waters 418/00 2 Minutes The minutes of the meeting of 24 July 2000 were approved and signed as a true record. 3 Decisions Received 419/00 Cambridge Housing Society Sheltered Housing - amendment - approved. (397/00) 420/00 All Saints' Church car park - approved. (399/00) 421/00 Mr & Mrs Maclennan 39 Butt Lane - extension - approved. (402/00) 422/00 Mr & Mrs Mynott 15 Pearson Close - first floor extension and stairs (403/00) - approved. 4 New Applications 423/00 S/2139/98 Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd Unit 400 - research/development (31/99) building with car parking and access road - amended layout to achieve softer area around main entrance; reduction in car parking from 136 to 124 and increase in covered cycle store from 30 to 40 - no recommendation. 424/00 R Upton and 15 others - Grange Park - Chesterton Fen Road - (509/99) temporary permission for 12 months for use as a caravan site (16 pitches). Noted that this application had now been withdrawn. 425/00 S/1498/00 Mr R Mendham 11 Willow Crescent - amendment - alterations (366/00) to garage to reduce access width to 1.5metres - refuse: [by 5 votes to 1] on aesthetic grounds to the barriers and would prefer garage door to remain as in original application. This was carried after the failure of the following amendment "Committee would prefer another method to block off the entrance so that it cannot be used as a four wheeled vehicular access." 426/00 S/1658/00 Mr M Hanson 24 High Street - two storey and single storey rear extensions - no recommendation. 427/00 S/1667/00 Mr & Mrs J Fisher 42 The Rowans - two storey extension over garage - no recommendation. 428/00 S/1673/00 Mr & Mrs M Nunn 12 Willow Crescent - two storey extension to side of house to replace existing garage, single storey porch w/c extension to front, single storey kitchen/dining extension to rear - no recommendation. 429/00 S/1712/00 Mr & Mrs P Sievewright 3 Coles Road - single storey rear extension and garage - no recommendation. 430/00 S/1731/00 J Zamirski 30 The Oaks - single storey rear extension comprising two rooms - refuse: Over development of the plot; concerned about the position of the kitchen, its ventilation and services in the centre of the house. 431/00 S/1753/00 LR Allan 9 Cambridge Road - vehicular access - approve. 432/00 S/1754/00 T Essberger 11 Cambridge Road - vehicular access- approve. 433/00 S/1757/00 Ms H Coard 13 Cambridge Road - vehicular access - approve. AGREED not to object to any further applications for dropped kerbs along cycle route to help speed up planning process. The meeting ended at 8.20pm.