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Reference 16/P/01878
Alternative Reference Not Available
Application Received Tue 20 Sep 2016
Application Validated Tue 20 Sep 2016
Address Sherbourne Farm, Shere Road, Albury, Guildford, GU5 9BW
Proposal Change of use and conversion of existing agricultural building and lean-to, to accommodate a distillery still, storage and distribution area, and boiler.
Status Decided
Decision Approve
Decision Issued Date Mon 14 Nov 2016
Appeal Decision Not Available

Further Information

Application Type Full Application
Decision Approve
Actual Decision Level Delegated
Expected Decision Level Delegated
Case Officer Michael Parker
Parish Albury
Ward Tillingbourne
Applicant Name Mr G Guy Munden
Applicant Address Estates Office, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, NE66 1NQ
Environmental Assessment Requested No

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Important Dates

Application Received Date Tue 20 Sep 2016
Application Validated Date Tue 20 Sep 2016
Expiry Date Tue 15 Nov 2016
Actual Committee Date Not Available
Latest Neighbour Consultation Date Fri 23 Sep 2016
Neighbour Consultation Expiry Date Fri 14 Oct 2016
Standard Consultation Date Not Available
Standard Consultation Expiry Date Fri 14 Oct 2016
Last Advertised In Press Date Fri 30 Sep 2016
Latest Advertisement Expiry Date Fri 14 Oct 2016
Last Site Notice Posted Date Fri 30 Sep 2016
Latest Site Notice Expiry Date Fri 14 Oct 2016
Internal Target Date Tue 15 Nov 2016
Agreed Expiry Date Not Available
Decision Made Date Mon 14 Nov 2016
Decision Issued Date Mon 14 Nov 2016
Permission Expiry Date Not Available
Decision Printed Date Mon 14 Nov 2016
Environmental Impact Assessment Received Not Available
Temporary Permission Expiry Date Not Available

Constraints

Name Constraint Type
General Standards of Development Policy G1 General Standards of Development Proposals will be permitted if they comply with the relevant Local Plan Policies and the following requirements are met: G1 (1) Parking Provision Parking is provided in accordance with the parking policy and parking standards of the plan set out in Chapter 7 and in Appendix 1. G1 (2) Transport Provision, Access, Highway Layout and Capacity Satisfactory access and highway layout is provided and the traffic generated by the development is compatible with the local road network. Appropriate provision has been made for pedestrian, cyclist and public transport facilities. G1 (3) Protection of amenities enjoyed by occupants of buildings The amenities enjoyed by occupants of buildings are protected from unneighbourly development in terms of privacy, access to sunlight and daylight, noise, vibration, pollution, dust and smell. G1 (4) Access for people with disabilities Development to which the public would reasonably have access makes provision for safe and convenient access by people with disabilities. G1 (5) Crime Prevention The design and layout of buildings and surrounding spaces provides for public safety and deters vandalism and crime. G1 (6) Flood Protection Areas of floodplain, identified on the Proposals Map, are safeguarded from development that would increase the risk to people or property from flooding. G1 (7) Land Drainage and Public Utility Infrastructure Adequate land drainage and public utility infrastructure is in place to meet the needs of the development. G1 (8) Light Pollution External lighting is designed to minimise glare and the spillage of light from the sight. G1 (9) Energy Conservation. The design and layout is energy efficient. G1 (10) Conservation of Water Resources. The design, layout and landscaping is efficient in the use of water. G1 (11) Development on or Close to Contaminated Land Where a proposed development is on or close to contaminated land the applicant demonstrates that the site is safe or can be made so through remedial measures. G1 (12) Safeguarding and Enhancement of the landscape and existing natural features Development is designed to safeguard and enhance the characteristic landscape of the locality and existing natural features on the site, such as, hedgerows, trees, watercourses and ponds which are worthy of protection. G1 (13) Mixed Use Where appropriate the development incorporates or maintains an existing mix of land uses and activities where: (a) The uses are mutually compatible; (b) There is no unacceptable disturbance through traffic, noise, pollution or other adverse effects.
Design Code Policy G5 Design Code Development proposals which do not comply with the following design requirements will not be permitted: G5 (1) Context for Design New development respects established street patterns, plot sizes, building lines, topography, established views, landmark buildings, roof treatment, aspect and relationship with other buildings. G5 (2) Scale, Proportion and Form New buildings respect the scale, height and proportions and materials of the surrounding environment. G5 (3) Space Around Buildings Existing spaces of value are respected and new spaces created through development should have an attractive and identifiable character. G5 (4) Street Level Design Buildings and spaces at pedestrian level provide visual interest and a sense of place and identity. G5 (5) Layout The built layout is easily understood by the user and creates areas of identifiable character. G5 (6) Important Public Views and Roofscape Important public views are protected and opportunities to create attractive new views and vistas are provided and encouraged. G5 (7) Materials and Architectural Detailing Materials are of a high standard and harmonise with surrounding buildings. Detailing on new buildings is durable and reinforces the identity and character of an area. G5 (8) Traffic, Parking and Design The visual impact of traffic and associated access and parking is minimised, especially in sensitive locations. G5 (9) Landscaping Design A high standard of landscaping, to include walls, enclosures and paving schemes, as well as trees and other planting is provided to ensure that new development integrates into the existing townscape and landscape. G5 (10) Open Spaces of Value Open spaces, whether public or private, which contribute to the character of an area, in terms of the views they create, the feeling of openness they allow, are protected.
Development Within the Green Belt Policy RE2 Development Within the Green Belt Within the Metropolitan Green Belt, as shown on the Proposals Map, new building will be deemed inappropriate unless it is for the following purposes: 1 Agriculture and forestry; 2 Essential facilities for outdoor sport and outdoor recreation, cemeteries and other uses of land which preserve the openness of the Green Belt and which do not conflict with the purposes of including land within it; 3 Limited extension, alteration or replacement of existing dwellings providing it is in accordance with Policies H6 and H9; 4 Infilling in villages to the extent specified in Policy RE3; 5 Affordable housing for local needs in accordance with Policy H12; 6 Re-use and adaptation of rural buildings in accordance with Policies RE9 and RE10.
Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty AONB Policy RE5 Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) The Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, as defined on the Proposals Map, is of national importance and will be subject to the most rigorous protection. Development inconsistent with the primary aim of conserving and enhancing the existing landscape character will not be permitted. Small scale development for the essential requirements of agriculture, forestry or outdoor recreation as well as that in support of services for the local community will normally be acceptable provided the proposals conserve the natural beauty of the landscape. Important views over and across the area of outstanding natural beauty should be retained.
Area of Great Landscape Value AGLV Policy RE6 Area of Great Landscape Value (AGLV) Development within the Area of Great Landscape Value, defined on the Proposals Map, should be consistent with the intention of protecting the distinctive landscape character of the area.
Re-Use & Adaptation of Rural Buildings Policy RE9 Re-Use and Adaptation of Rural Buildings to Employment, Community or Recreational Use Planning permission will be granted for the re-use and adaptation of rural buildings for employment, community or recreational use provided that: 1 The building is of substantial, sound and permanent construction and would not require major or complete reconstruction; 2 The form, bulk and general design of the building does not detract from the character of the countryside; 3 Any conversion work respects local building styles and materials and any existing architectural features are retained and incorporated into the design; 4 The use of the building would not lead to the dispersal of activity on such a scale as to prejudice the vitality of a nearby town or village; 5 Any associated buildings, structures or activities (including parking and open storage) would not harm the visual amenity of the countryside.
Species Protection Policy NE4 Species Protection Planning permission will not be granted for any development that would be liable to cause any demonstrable harm to a species of animal or plant or its habitat, protected under British Law unless conditions are attached requiring the developer to take steps to secure their protection.

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