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Decisions made by North planning committee on 30 April 2019

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The following decisions were made by Shropshire Council’s North planning committee at its meeting at Shirehall, Shrewsbury on Tuesday 30 April 2019.

A row of houses

The Lodge, Llanymynech (18/02584/FUL) Erection of replacement dwelling following demolition of existing building.


That planning permission be granted, in accordance with the officer’s recommendation, subject to the conditions set out in Appendix 1 of the officer’s report.

Proposed dwelling east of Lea Hall Farm, Lee, Ellesmere (19/01010/FUL) Erection of a detached dwelling.


That planning permission be granted, contrary to the officer’s recommendation for the following reasons:

The Committee considered that the proposed development would not cause any additional harm to the significance of the designated and non designated heritage assets.  It was considered it would lessen the harm currently caused to the heritage assets by the existing building on the site, and therefore met the requirements of Section 66 of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990.

The layout and orientation of the proposed development was in keeping and not incongruous and the overall design would be appropriate in scale and character in relationship to the surrounding landscape and built environment.

The development was not considered to be in open countryside, is in the settlement Could be said to be infill therefore being in compliance with the council’s adopted policies.

And that authority be delegated to the Planning Services Manager to agree the wording of appropriate conditions.

Black Country Metal Works Ltd, Whitehall Farm, Queens Head, Oswestry (18/02657/FUL) Application under Section 73A of the Town Country Planning Act 1990 (as amended) for regularisation of extensions to existing buildings together with lawful uses relating to a mixed use rural enterprise (A1, A3, B1. B2 and B8); improvements to existing vehicular access including creation of visibility splay; change of use of land to sculpture park and car parking areas.


That authority be delegated to the Planning Services Manager to grant planning permission subject to;

  • Confirmation from the Secretary of State that the application is not to be called in; and
  • The conditions as outlined in appendix one attached to this report and any modifications to these conditions as considered necessary by the Planning Services Manager.


For further information relating to the decisions go to our online planning register and search for the application by using the reference number or keyword.