Outline application for a proposed tropical house, new main entrance with new teaching block on the ground and first floor and glazed link to Avon Bank House.
Location: Pershore College, Avon Bank, Pershore, WR10 3JPOther planning applications at this location View location on map
Application Type: Outline
Application Received: 26 September 2013
Statutory Start Date: 10 October 2013
Consultation Period From: 17 October 2013
Consultation Period End: 16 November 2013
Decision Date: 10 January 2014
Case Officer: Heather Pearson
Decision: Approved - Outline
This decision is subject to the following conditions:
Application for approval of reserved matters shall be made to the Local Planning Authority before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission. The development hereby permitted shall be begun before the expiration of two years from the date of approval of the last of the reserved matters to be approved.
Reason - In accordance with the requirements of Section 91 (1) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 as amended by Section 51 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.
The development hereby permitted shall not begin until a Construction Method Statement has been submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority. The approved statement shall be adhered to throughout the construction period. The statement shall provide for:
The parking of vehicles of site operatives and visitors; Loading and unloading of plant and materials; Storage of plant and materials used in constructing the development. Siting of site office.
Reason - To prevent indiscriminate parking in the interests of highway safety.
Should the demolition of the existing buildings not take place before April 2015, then a further bat survey of the buildings will be required.
Reason - To ensure no protected species are adversely affected by the development.
The materials shown on the approved plan shall be used and no others substituted without the approval, in writing, of the Local Planning Authority before work on the site commences.
Reason - To ensure that the development is visually satisfactory.
Prior to the first use/occupation of the development hereby permitted, the details set out in the submitted Water Management Statement shall be fully implemented and remain thereafter. Reason - To ensure that an appropriate sustainable drainage system is provided to serve the development and to reduce the consumption of water. This is in accordance with the SPD on Water Management.
The development hereby permitted shall be carried out in accordance with the following approved plans:
2063/100 A 2063/101 2063/102 2063/103 2063/104 2063/105 2063/106 A 2063/107 B 2063/108 B
Reason - To define the permission.
The application for reserved matters shall include a detailed ecological mitigation and enhancement strategy, which shall be based on the recommendations contained within section 6 of the Extended Phase 1 Habitat Survey by Middlemarch Environmental Ltd dated October 2013 and shall also include a detailed working method statement for great crested newts based on further dedicated surveys, as well details of long term management. The approved ecological strategy shall thereafter be carried out in full unless otherwise agreed in writing.
Reason: To make appropriate provision for protected species and natural habitat within the development in accordance with paragraphs 109 and 118 of the NPPF, the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 and the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2010.
All existing trees and hedges on site, or branches from trees on adjacent land that overhang the site, unless indicated on the approved plan(s) to be removed, shall be retained and shall not be felled or pruned or otherwise removed within a period of five years from the completion of the development without the previous written consent of the Local Planning Authority.
Temporary fencing for the protection of all retained trees/hedges on site during development shall be erected in accordance with BS 5837:2012, before any materials or machinery are brought onto site and before any demolition or development, including erection of site huts, is commenced.
This protective fencing shall be maintained on site until the completion of development, and nothing should be stored or placed, nor shall any ground levels be altered, within the fenced area without the previous written consent of the Local Planning Authority.
There shall be no burning of any material within 10 metres of the extent of the canopy of any retained tree/hedge.
If any retained tree/hedge is removed, uprooted or destroyed or dies, replacement planting shall be carried out in the first available planting season of such species, sizes and numbers and in positions on site as may be specified by the Local Planning Authority.
Reason: To prevent existing trees/hedges from being damaged during construction work and to preserve the amenities of the locality. In accordance with Policies SUR2, ENV7 and ENV8 of the Wychavon District Local Plan (June 2006).
Prior to the commencement of the development hereby approved details of any external lighting to be installed on site shall be submitted to and approved in writing by the Local Planning Authority. The development shall be carried out in accordance with the approved details and shall be retained as such in perpetuity.
Reason - In order to preserve the amenities of the local adjoining properties in accordance with Policy GD2 of the Wychavon District Local Plan.
Leamington Spa Centre
Warwick New Road
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Mr S Duffin
Hitchman Stone Partnership
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