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Planning Applications Committee 11-FEB-2015

11 February 2015 at 18:30

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU 

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Nicky Simpson and Simon Hill.  Contact Committee Services.

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pdf icon Agenda [211kb]


ItemDescriptionWards AffectedReport
1.Minutes of the Planning Applications Committee held on 14 January 2015 -pdf icon Minutes [59kb]
2.Declarations of Interest -  -
3.Questions - -
4.Potential Site Visits for Committee ItemsBoroughwide

pdf icon Item 4 [40kb]

pdf icon Item 4 update [32kb]

5.Planning AppealsBoroughwidepdf icon Item 5 [297kb]
6.Applications for Prior ApprovalBoroughwidepdf icon Item 6 [85kb]
7.Update of CLG/DEFRA Consultation on Providing Sustainable Drainage Systems Through the Planning ProcessBoroughwidepdf icon Item 7 [743kb]

Planning applications to be determined

ItemDescriptionWards AffectedReport
8.141528 - 60-62 Friar Street - Change of use from A1 (retail) to a flexible permission for A1 (retail) / A2 (financial and professional services) and/or A3 (restaurants and cafes) use (amended description).Abbeypdf icon Item 8 [1Mb]
9.141566 - 99 York Road - Change of use from former garage and yard to car sales. Abbeypdf icon Item 9 [786kb]
10.141673 - 138-141 Friar Street - Change of use of building from Class A1 retail to Class A4 bar, installation of external plant and alterations to shopfront.Abbeypdf icon Item 10 [573kb]
11.140997 - St Martins Precinct, Church Street - Erection of new and extended retail (use class A1) floorspace, new restaurant (use class A3), new leisure (use class D2) floorspace, residential apartments (use class C3), car park works (including erection of a single storey deck and reconfiguration at ground level) and associated landscaping, surfacing, public realm and shopfront improvement works.  Caversham

pdf icon Item 11 [2Mb]

pdf icon Item 11 update [1Mb]

12.141841 - Land adjacent to Hills Meadow, George Street - Proposed development of un-used land adjacent to Hills Meadow Car Park to provide a hand carwash and valeting operation with associated public toilet facilities, refreshment servery, and waiting area.Caversham

pdf icon Item 12 [1Mb]

pdf icon Item 12 update [48kb]

13.141257 - Wroxham, Blagrave Lane - Demolition of existing bungalow and replacement with new dwelling.Mapledurham

pdf icon Item 13 [1Mb]

pdf icon Item 13 update [47kb]

14.141805 - 276 Wensley Road - Front porch.Minsterpdf icon Item 14 [392kb]
15.141298 - 11 College Road - Change of use from residential dwelling (C3) to an HMO (C4) comprising six bedrooms.  Park

pdf icon Item 15 [308kb]

pdf icon Item 15 update [13kb]

16.141836 - 8 College Road - Change of use to day nursery with ancillary residential accommodation.Park

pdf icon Item 16 [328kb]

pdf icon Item 16 update [18kb]

17.141923 - The Hill Primary School, Peppard Road - Office and classroom extension with construction of new staff car park and vehicle access.  Peppard

pdf icon Item 17 [757kb]

pdf icon Item 17 update [279kb]

18.141862 - 30 Conisboro Avenue - Part two-storey and single storey rear extension.Thamespdf icon Item 18 [525kb]

141518 - 16 Island Road - Part two- and part single-storey side extension and two storey rear extension.

141595 - 17 Island Road - Part two- and part single-storey side extension and two storey rear extension.

Whitleypdf icon Item 19 [284kb]
20.150032 - Land at Market Place/ Peach Street/Rose Street - Full application for part redevelopment and part retention and refurbishment of existing buildings to provide a mixed use development for town centre uses including Class A1 shops  Class A2 financial and professional services Class A3 restaurants and cafes Class A4 drinking establishments Class A5 hot food takeaways and a new public square  plus 26 Class C3 dwellings (a net gain of 21) as part of the regeneration of Wokingham Town Centre. The proposals include:. Demolition of 34 - 35 Market Place  2 - 22 (even) Peach Street and 1 - 6 The Arcade: and the removal of Rose Street Car Park. Retention of 24 - 38 (even) Peach Street (Marks & Spencer the Haka and Redan).Out of Boroughpdf icon Item 20 [1Mb]


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