Planning application reference 16/AP/3144
Report: see pages 158 to 201 of the agenda and pages 3 to 4 and 17 to 26 of the addendum report.
Redevelopment of the site for a mixed use development comprising a basement/mezzanine basement, ground plus twenty-three floors to accommodate a 140 room hotel (levels 1 - 11), 48 residential units (levels 12 - 24), a retail unit (at ground floor), associated cycle parking, servicing and refuse and recycling, landscaping and private and communal residential amenity space (including at roof top level), external refurbishment to the front of the railway arches, and a new pedestrian route through the site linking Newington Causeway with Tiverton Street.
The committee heard an officer’s introduction to the report and addendum report and asked questions of the officer.
The committee heard representations from an objector and asked questions of the objectors.
The applicants addressed the committee and answered the committee’s questions arising from their submission.
There were no supporters who lived within 100m of the development site present at the meeting who wished to speak.
There were no local ward councillors present at the meeting who wished to speak.
A motion to grant planning permission was moved, seconded, put to the vote and declared carried as follows:
1. a. That planning permission be granted subject to conditions set out in the report and the addendum report, the applicant entering into an appropriate legal agreement and referral to the Mayor of London.
b. That in the event that the requirements of (a) are not met by 30 June 2017, the Director of Planning be authorised to refuse planning permission, if appropriate, for the reasons set out under paragraph 104..