Planning

Planning applications are usually discussed at the monthly Parish Council meetings unless the response deadline falls outside the monthly meetings. Then applications will be displayed on the village notice boards for comment or in the case of  a major application an additional meeting will be called to discuss the application. Any comments on applications can be made directly to Sedgemoor District Council or to the Clerk by email to canningtonparishcouncil@cannington.org.uk or in writing to Cannington Parish Council, Community Room, Village Hall, Brook Street, Cannington. All applications can be viewed on www.sedgemoor.gov.uk/planning_online

 

13/17/00014 – Reduce Weeping Willow Tree in rear garden, 1 Fore St, Cannington. This will be discussed at the parish council meeting on 9.5.17

13/17/00005 – Erection of extension to SW elevation of existing poultry shed, Henfields Farm, Chads Hill, Cannington. To be discussed at the parish council meeting on 9.5.17

13/17/00012 – Extraction of limestone, infilling with imported materials including waste and restoration to woodland and pasture (Eastern extension) Castle Hill Quarry, Chads Hill, Cannington. Parish Council supports this application subject to certain conditions. SDC raise no objection.

13/17/00011 – Reduce overall height and spread of Willow tree by approx. 33% to suitable fork areas. The Friendly Spirit Inn, Cannington. Comments requested to be sent to the Parish Council by 31.3.17 or to SDC By 4.4.17. Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/17/00010 – Request for discharge relating to CP14 Access Road Crossings associated with Cannington Park and Ride. For information only. For discussion at the parish council meeting on 14.3.17. Permission Granted.

13/17/00009 – Request for discharge requirement relating to  CP6 Landscape Works associated with the Cannington Park and Ride Site. For information only. This application will be discussed at the parish council meeting on 14.3.17. Notification only

13/17/00008 – Installation of car park barrier system including three “rise and fall” bollards with sounder, control unit, 2 traffic lights located at entry and exit points and an intercom system at Cannington Court, Church St, Cannington. Council supported this application. Permission Granted.

1/13/17/007 – New Glass Reinforced Plastic UV plant control kiosk at Cannington STW, Gurney St, Cannington. This application will be discussed at the parish council meeting on 14.3.17 (Somerset County Council). Council supported this application.

13/17/00006 – Formation of decking and steps to south Elevation to form fire escape – Land to west of The Winches, Crabtree Caravan Park (see also 13/16/00044). Council objects to this application.

13/17/00004 – Retention of crenelated frieze on sunroom roof, Beere Manor, Combwich Rd, Cannington. Council has no observations on this application.

Applications for 2016

13/16/00059 – Retrospective planning application for the change of use of restaurant (Use Class A3) to restaurant and takeaway (Use Classes A3 & A5) and retention of mechanical extract plant at Memsaab, 10 High Street, Cannington. At at the parish council meeting on 10.1.17, Council supported this application, making safety and listed building observations on the previously approved fencing that shields the extraction unit. Permission Granted.

13/16/00058 – Vary condition 2 of 13/15/00051 to amend Schedule A list of plans at Cannington Court, Church St, Cannington. At the parish council meeting on 10.1.17. Council supported this application. Permission Granted.

13/16/00057 – Single storey extension to rear and two storey extension to side elevation to include garage, 11 Duke Avenue, Cannington. For discussion at the parish council meeting on 13.12.16. Council supported this application. This application will be subject to Planning Committee decision. Permission Granted.

13/16/00056 – EIA Screening Request for flood defence re-alignment works at Stallingtons Clyce, Cannington. No action required by Council.

13/16/00055 – Installation of car park barrier system including three “rise and fall bollards”, Cannington Court, Church St, Cannington. This will be discussed at the Parish Council meeting on 13 December 2016. Council supported this application. Application withdrawn.

13/16/00054 Outline – Erection of dwelling, 15 Main Rd, Cannington. Comments invited to Parish Clerk by noon, 25.11.16. Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00053 Prior approval for proposed change of use of agricultural building to dwelling, Heathfield Farm, Bonson Hill, Fiddington. Comments invited to Parish Clerk by noon, 25.11.16. Council Objected to this application. Prior Approval Approved

3/32/16/018 Construction of a Building for the Storage of Intermediate Waste Level Radioactive Waste Materials (Variation of Building Design Approved by Planning Permission No. 3/32/12/030) for Hinkley Point A. At Hinkley Point C, Hinkley Point Power Station, Stogursey, Bridgwater. Council supported this application.  Permission Granted

13/16/00052 Revision of EIA Scoping Opinion (13/15/00010) on land East of Cannington Bypass Roundabout East and land to the South of A39 Cannington. No action required by Council.

1/13/16/051 Section 73 application – Variation of condition No. 1 of permission No. 1/13/08/010 (for the storage, crushing and recycling of hardcore) until 31st December 2017 at Spaxton Road, Bridgwater. Discussed at the Parish Council meeting on 8.11.16. Council supported this application. SCC Application – Permission Refused

1/13/16/050 Section 73 application – Variation of condition No. 1 of permission No. 1/13/07/043(for the storage of topsoil and subsoil for site restoration purpose) until 31st December 2017 at Spaxton Road, Bridgwater. Council supported this application. SCC Application – Conditionally Permitted

1/13/16/049 Section 73 application – Variation of condition No. 1 of permission No. 1/13/07/042(for the importation of rubble and excavated materials for site restoration purposes) until 31st December 2017 at Spaxton Road, Bridgwater. Council supported this application. SCC Application – Conditionally Permitted

13/16/00048 Variation of condition 7 of Planning Permission 13/11/0005 to extend the operational hours on Saturdays from 07.30 – 13.00 to 07.30 – 17.00 on land to the north of, The Downs, Rodway, Cannington for Bridgwater and Taunton College. This was discussed at the Parish Council meeting on 8 November 2016 where Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00047 Application for non-material minor amendment to planning permission 13/14/00043 to change the proposed extension to a conservatory on a smaller footprint. Permission granted.

13/16/00046 Single storey extension and porch to rear & extension to garage partly on site of existing kitchen and garage building (to be demolished). Willow Cottage, Withiel Drive, Cannington. Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00045 Replacement of nine existing windows with new double glazed timber windows (Listed Building), Ruscombe House, 1 High St, Cannington TA5 2HE. Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00044 Formation of decking and steps to South elevation to form fire escape on land to the west of The Winches, Crabtree Caravan Park, East Street, Cannington, TA5 2HH. Council opposed this application. Permission Refused

13/16/00043 Removal of approximately 848m of hedgerow on the northern and eastern side of the A39 between Cannington Roundabout and Sandford Hill Roundabout for cycleway fro Somerset County Council. Permission granted.

13/16/00042 Creation of a temporary access on land to the east of Main Road, Cannington, Bridgwater.  The Parish Council supports this application. Please see response for details. Permission Granted

13/16/00041 Non-material amendment to planning permission 13/14/00030 (Erection of 16 dwellings, garages, formation of access and associated works – as supplemented by a bat and reptile survey (dated September 2014) and a Flood Volume Compensation Strategy (dated 4 October 2014) to amend the elevations of the houses, amend the usable space of first floor rooms in house types C & D and adjustment to the position of several plots. Permission granted.

13/16/00039 Listed building consent. Retention of conservatory to south elevation at Beere Manor, Cannington, TA5 2PW. Permission granted.

13/16/00038 Application to remove condition 11 and vary condition 3 of planning permission 13/15/00037 to remove the words ‘complete demolition of the conservatory’. Permission granted.

13/16/00037 Copper beech crown reduce (height and spread) by 20%. Fell 1 no false Acacia. Permission granted.

13/16/00036 Conversion of loft to form additional holiday accommodation at Blackmore Farm, Blackmore Lane, Cannington. The Council supports this application. Permission granted.

13/16/00035 Change of use to barn to dwelling at Rices Farm, Blackmore Lane, Cannington, TA5 2NF. The Parish Council has no observations. This application has been resubmitted with significant changes. The Parish Council has no observations. Permission Granted.

13/16/00034 Erection of a Single Storey Extension to front elevation of The Friendly Spirit Inn, Cannington. This will be discussed at the Parish Council meeting on 13 December 2016. Council supported this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00033 Screening opinion. EIA screening opinion for proposed cycleway between Cannington and Sandford (county matter).Decision not required.

13/16/00032 Installation of replacement windows, nine to front (SE) elevation, three to side (SW) and five to rear (NW) elevation at Rose and Crown, 30 High Street Cannington. Permission granted

13/16/00031 This application has been significantly amended. Erection of 4 dwellings and garages on site of 2 existing cottages (to be demolished) and formation of access at 4 and 6 Gurney Street Cannington. Council supported this application. Permission granted.

13/16/00030 Landscaping work to rear garden at Henry Rogers Almshouse, 8 High Street, Cannington. Permission granted.

13/16/00028 Notice of proposed agricultural development. Raising of ground levels to effect agricultural land improvement and provide graded agricultural land for Perry Green Farm o land at Wembdon Marsh ,Chilton Trinity. Formal application not required

13/16/00027 Application withdrawn.

13/16/00026 Installation of 3 hanging signs on existing wall brackets on part of wall at Cannington Court, Fore Street, Cannington for Bridgwater College. Permission granted.

13/16/00025 Erection of 2.4m high palisade fencing to Northern, Southern and Eastern boundaries on land to the north of the Downs, Rodway, Cannington TA5 2LS for Bridgwater College. Permission granted.

13/16/00024 Application for non-material minor amendment to planning permission 13/16/00003 at amend the size of first floor window in SW (front) elevation at 17 Main Road, Cannington, TA5 2JN. Permission granted

13/16/00023 Erection of dwelling to the north of Quantock Lodge, Quantock Road, Cannington for Mr J Stuckey. Comments to the Clerk by Friday 24th June 2016.The Council opposes this application.Application withdrawn.

13/16/00022 Change of use and conversion of classrooms to storage of maintenance equipment and facilities at the Brian Galloway Building, Cannington Centre, Bridgwater College. The Council supports this application. Permission granted

13/16/00021 Replacement of single glazed Timber French Door Sashes with Slimlite double glazed door sashes to side elevation of 28 High Street, Cannington, TA5 2HE. The Council supports this application. Permission granted.

13/16/00020 3 No. Ash (T1 &T4)crown reduce by 30%. 1 no Prunus (T2) remove to ground level. 2 No. Cypress (T3) remove to ground level. 1 No. Ash and 1 No Sycamore (T5) clear 7 branches (located approximately 4m from ground level) from BT cable by reducing by 0.5m. I No. Beech (T6) reduce 5 lower branches growing over pub roof at The Friendly Spirit, Brook Street, Cannington for Mr M Docherty. The Council supports this application.Permission granted. 

13/16/00019 Formation of decking and steps to the south elevation to form a fire escape on land to the west of The Winches, Crabtrees Caravan Park, East Street, Cannington for Mr J Crabtree. The Council supports this application.Permission Granted

13/16/00018 This is a major application. Outline planning permission for the erection of four buildings to form student residences at Cannington Centre, Cannington for Bridgwater College. The Council supports this application. Permission granted

13/16/00017 Change of use and conversion of barns to dwellings at Rices Farm, Blackmore Lane, Cannington for Mr and Mrs A Vickery. The Council has no observations. Application withdrawn

13/16/00016 Listed building consent for creation of welcome suite and external lighting and CCTV at Cannington Court, Church Street, Cannington for EDF Energy. The Council supports this application.Permission Granted

13/16/00015 Creation of welcome suite and external lighting and CCTV at Cannington Court, Church Street, Cannington for EDF Energy. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00014 Erection of buildings to form training, teaching welfare and recreation facilities for the National College for Nuclear (South) at Cannington Centre Cannington for Bridgwater College. The Council supports this application. See Planning Response for the Parish Council’s full response. Permission granted.

13/16/00013 Demolition of existing Common Room, replaced with new single storey teaching block at Cannington Centre, Cannington for Bridgwater College. Permission granted

13/16/00012 Request for Discharge of Requirement relating to CB6 Habitat Management Plan at Cannington Bypass for EDF Energy. Application withdrawn

13/16/00011 Retention of wall to eastern boundary at Beere Manor, Combwich Road, Cannington for Mr R Coggins. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00010 Installation of two ramps, balustrades, handrail and guarding to fire escape at Cannington Court, Church Street for EDF Energy. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00009 Change of use of car park from D2 to Sui Generis, improvements to lighting and installation of CCTV at Rodway Playing Fields for Cannington Parish Council. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00008 Reconstruction of wall to eastern boundary at Beere Manor, Combwich Road, Cannington for Mr R Coggins. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00007 Repairs to outbuildings and create potting shed & workshop areas at The Old Barn, Oatley Lane, Cannington for Mr J Taylor. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00006 Replacement of 10 windows and 1 door at Cannington House, 1 Fore Street, Cannington for Mr S Pettitt. The Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00005 Not yet issued

13/16/00004 Erection of first floor, side elevation at 22 Lonsdale Road, Cannington for Mrs H Cowley. The Parish Council has no observations. Permission Granted

13/16/00003 Erection of two storey extension to NW (side) elevation, on site of existing (to be demolished) and an enlargement of porch at 17 Main Road, Cannington for Mrs J Rhodes. The Parish Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00002 Change of use and conversion of barn to two two-bedroom dwellings for R E Baker & Son, Barn (3) on land at Withiel Farm, Withiel Drive, Cannington, TA5 2LZ. The Parish Council supports this application. Permission Granted

13/16/00001 Replacement of ten existing windows with new double glazed timber windows, to front and side elevations and replacement front door for Mr M Saunders at Ruscombe House, 1 High Street, Cannington, TA5 2HE. The Parish Council supports this application. Application withdrawn.

13/15/00051 Internal alterations including the installation of air conditioning units at Cannington Court, Church Street, Cannington for EDF Energy. The Parish Council has no observations. Permission Granted