Venue: Meeting Room G.03, Ground Floor, City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester, LE1 1FZ
APOLOGIES FOR ABSENCE
L. Blood (IHBC)
DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST
Members are asked to declare any interests they may have in the business to be discussed.
The Minutes of the meeting held on 19th April 2017 are attached and the Panel is asked to confirm them as a correct record.
The Panel agreed the notes.
The Director, Planning, Transportation and Economic Development submits a report on planning applications received for consideration by the Panel.
A) JEWRY WALL MUSEUM 156 – 160 ST NICHOLAS CIRCLE
Internal alterations to a Grade II Listed Building
The panel raised no objections to the proposed works and welcomed the commitment of those involved to bring the building back into a more productive use. They supported the use of glazing to ensure the new classroom element would still be read as a void and the revised location for the lift. The panel asked various questions regarding the detail of the design, such as retaining/matching materials, the methodology for cleaning/repairing building elements and the rationale for replacing the roof.
B) GREAT CENTRAL SQUARE (GREAT CENTRAL STREET/HIGHCROSS STREET)
Construction of part 5 - 11-storey blocks
The panel were shown a presentation on the draft plans for the site and informal comments were made by the panel.
The panel had no objections/observations on the following applications:
C) 78-80 LONDON ROAD
Listed Building Consent 20170596 & 20170592
Installation of one non-illuminated free standing sign of freemasons hall (class D2) and external alterations to Grade II listed building (class D2)
D) 136 WESTCOTES DRIVE, BRADGATE HOUSE
Planning Application 20162335
Change of use from care home (class C2) to 13 self-contained flats (13 x 1 bed) (class C3); third floor extension at rear; external alterations
E) 2 NEW STREET
Listed Building Consent 20170561
F) ST MARGARETS WAY, ST MARGARETS CHURCH
Planning Application 20170546
Three non illuminated notice boards at church (class D1) ______________________________________________________________
G) 108 LONDON ROAD
Planning Application 20170642
H) GWENDOLEN ROAD, CROWN HILLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Planning Application 20170720
I) 17 ST NICHOLAS PLACE, CIRCLE CARS
Planning Application 20170737 & 20170738
Meeting Ended – 19:15