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DTC Minutes of Planning Committee Meeting - 17th October 2017

Oct 10 2017

Minutes of the Planning Committee meetingheld on Tuesday 17th October 2017 at 10.00am, in the Council Office, Lady Street, Dulverton.

Present: Chairman: Mrs Margaret Rawle. Cllrs: Mr Gerry Lewis and Mr Piers Wood.

Apologies: Mrs Judy Ernest and Mr Ian Fleming.

Deferment of business for comment by the public. None

Declarations of Interest: None

Planning Applications:


Exmoor National Park Authority:

6/9/17/116 Proposed telescopic swimming pool enclosure together with replacement garden

sheds, new mobility scooter shed and fencing alterations. (RETROSPECTIVE)     (HOUSEHOLDER)

Tawny, 8 Great Meadow, Dulverton, Somerset.

Observations: No objections.

6/9/17/117LB Proposed Listed Building consent for replacement of existing box guttering to

the front, elevation, to allow for the inclusion of T-Pren joints within the gutter.


Exmoor House, Kemps Way, Dulverton, Somerset.

Observations: No objections.

6/9/17/118 Proposed Lawful Development Certificate for an existing pen for the rearing of

pheasants and other game birds. (CLEUD)

Liscombe Farm, Dulverton, Somerset.

Observations: No Objections

6/9/17/119 Proposed single storey extension. (HOUSEHOLDER)

East Woodcote. 4 Jury Road, Dulverton, Somerset.


Observations: Members commented that the construction appeared to be quite large, however not unsightly and doesn’t impact visibly.

Final Approvals:

6/9/17/110 Proposed change of use of pub with living accommodation to shop and workshop

for repair of musical instruments on the ground floor with living accommodation at first

floor, together with replacing slates on whole roof and installing 4 conservation roof lights on

on rear roof slope. (FULL) (CONDITIONAL)

Rock House Inn, Dulverton, Somerset, TA22 9DU.

6/9/17/115 Proposed demolition of existing single storey garage and utility room and erection

of single storey side extension and two storey rear extension. As per additional information


Silverthorne, 6 Millham Lane, Dulverton, Somerset, TA22 9HQ.


Refusals: None


WTCA 17/16 Works to trees in Conservation Area: prune back & re-shape Silver Birch tree

to prevent damage to ENPA Building (Works to Trees in Conservation Area)

Town Mills, Dulverton, Somerset.

The period of consultation has now expired and ENPA will not be serving a Tree Preservation



WTPO 17/05 Works to Trees subject to Tree Preservation Order: coppice two holly trees to

0.5metres, prune three chestnut trees that overhang lawned garden area to branch diameter      

of 5cm and removal of one branch on chestnut two. (Works to trees subject to Tree

Preservation Order).

10 Hollam Drive, Dulverton, Somerset.

The period of consultation has now expired and ENPA has resolved to grant to consent

without modifications to for the work.

WTCA 17/18 Works to trees in Conservation Area: Fell Silver Birch, coppice Willow &

Hawthorn growing through telephone wires, fell Willow restricting access on northern

Boundary & fell small ornamental conifers. (WORKS TO TREES IN CONSERVATION


Hope Cottage, 10 Northmoor Road, Dulverton, Somerset.

E.N.P.A. has no objections.

Date of next meeting: To be determined.

Chairman   .............................................................................