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Planning Applications Committee 8-FEB-2017

8 February 2017 at 6:30pm in the Council Chamber

Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading RG1 2LU

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Nicky Simpson & Simon Hill. Contact committee services

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pdf icon Agenda [124kb]

pdf icon All papers [9Mb]

pdf icon Update pack [308kb]


ItemDescriptionWards affectedReports
1.Minutes of the Planning Applications Committee held on 11 January 2017 pdf icon Minutes [41kb]
2.Declarations of interest  
4.Potential site visits for Committee itemsBoroughwide

pdf icon Item 4 [26kb]

pdf icon Item 4 update [34kb]

5.Planning appealsBoroughwidepdf icon Item 5 [473kb]
6.Applications for prior approvalBoroughwidepdf icon Item 6 [84kb]
7.Objection to a tree preservation order - BBC Caversham Park, Peppard RoadPeppardpdf icon Item 7 [131kb]
8.Quarterly performance monitoring report - Development Management Service - Quarter 2 2016/17 and new designation criteriaBoroughwidepdf icon Item 8 [65kb]
9.Conditions and management plan considerations for applications for changes of use from a dwelling house to a House of Multiple Occupation (HMO)Boroughwidepdf icon Item 9 [69kb]
 Planning Applications to be determined  

161336 - 36 Russell Street, Reading, RG1 7XH - Amended Description: Proposed loft conversion with three dormer windows on the rear roof elevation

161337 - 36 Russell Street, Reading, RG1 7XH - Amended Description: Listed Building Consent for proposed loft conversion with three dormer windows on the rear roof elevation

Abbeypdf icon Item 10 [434kb]
11.162323 - Rivermead Leisure Complex, Richfield Avenue, Reading, RG1 8EQ - Northern extension of the existing Rivermead Leisure Centre to accommodate a new building for leisure purposes (D2 use), with an associated changing village and associated plant, to house a temporary 'demountable' swimming pool.Abbey

pdf icon Item 11 [624kb]

pdf icon Item 11 update [314kb]

12.160944 - 84 Watlington Street, Reading, RG1 4RT - Application for removal or variation of a condition following grant of planning permission 141416. Abbeypdf icon Item 12 [438kb]
13.162087 - Kings Point, 120 Kings Road, Reading, RG1 3DA - Demolition of existing building and the erection of a part seven, part nine, part eleven, part twelve and part seventeen storey building comprising 103 residential units and 351.5 sqm GIA of commercial (A1/A3) floorspace at ground and mezzanine floor level together with parking and associated landscaping (without complying with conditions (2, 7, 8, 9, 18, 19, 28 of planning permission 150019) to allow the removal of sub-basement, enlargement of basement level and internal and external alterations at the basement, ground and mezzanine levels (amended description). Abbeypdf icon Item 13 [644kb]
14.160342 - 36 Mason Street (land to the rear of 36-46 Mason Street & 2-28 Little Street), Reading - Erection of a part 1, part 2 storey residential (Class C3a) building comprising 5x1-bed units (Supported Housing) with associated landscaping, bin and cycle storage, following demolition of existing office/workshop (amended description)Battle

pdf icon Item 14 [2Mb]

pdf icon Item 14 update [13kb]

15.150945 - Meadway Precinct, Honey End Lane, Reading, RG30 4AB - Redevelopment of the Meadway precinct including partial demolition, refurbishment of existing retail units including creation of additional floor space through extending existing premises, new shop fronts to extended units, extension to existing precinct to create new retail units within use classes A1, A2, A3, A4 and A5, laying out of new car park, new servicing arrangements, bin stores, engineering operations including re-profiling of rear of the site and landscaping, re-location of public toilets to within precinct (amended description).Norcot

pdf icon Item 15 [2Mb]

pdf icon Item 15 update [13kb]

16.162265 - The Hill Primary School, Peppard Road, Emmer Green, Reading, RG4 8TU - The provision of new single storey prefabricated building to provide a small SEN group and meeting room.Peppardpdf icon Item 16 [364kb]
17.162331 - The Avenue School, The Avenue Centre, Conwy Close, Tilehurst, Reading, RG30 4BZ - Installation of a demountable modular double classroom unit and associated external works.Tilehurst

pdf icon Item 17 [505kb]

pdf icon Item 17 update [13kb]

18.162108 - 452 Basingstoke Road, Reading, RG2 0QE - Part retention and refurbishment of the existing Gillette building, erection of a two storey research and development building (Class B1/B8), and erection of a 190 space multi-storey car park, with associated access, surface car parking, servicing, landscaping and engineering works. Whitley

pdf icon Item 18 [570kb]

pdf icon Item 18 update [100kb]


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