Planning Committee - Tuesday, 12th March, 2024 6.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Town Hall, Matlock, DE4 3NN. View directions

Contact: Democratic Services 

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Apologies for Absence

Please advise the Democratic Services Team on 01629 761133 or email of any apologies for absence.


Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting pdf icon PDF 156 KB

20 February 2024



Members are required to declare the existence and nature of any interests they may have in subsequent agenda items in accordance with the District Council’s Code of Conduct. Those interests are matters that relate to money or that which can be valued in money, affecting the Member, her/his partner, extended family and close friends. Interests that become apparent at a later stage in the proceedings may be declared at that time.


Public Participation

To provide members of the public who have given prior notice (by no later than 12 Noon on the working day prior to the meeting) with the opportunity to express views, ask questions or submit petitions relating to planning applications under consideration.  Representations will be invited immediately before the relevant item of business/planning application is discussed.  Details of the Council’s Scheme are reproduced overleaf.  To register to speak on-line, please click here Speak at Planning Committee.  Alternatively email:  or telephone 01629 761133.


Applications for Determination

Please note that for the following items, references to financial, legal and environmental considerations and equal opportunities and disability issues will be embodied within the text of the report, where applicable.


Application No. 23/00463/FUL pdf icon PDF 371 KB

Erection of 33no. dwellinghouses, vehicular access, public open space, drainage, landscaping and associated works at Land South of Mercaston Lane and East of Luke Lane, Brailsford.

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Application No. 23/00223/FUL pdf icon PDF 741 KB

Conversion of care home to 10 no. dwellinghouses and erection of 8 no. dwellinghouses at Former Highfield House Nursing Home, 28 Clifton Road, Ashbourne, DE6 1DT.

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Application No. 24/00094/FUL pdf icon PDF 912 KB

Single-storey rear extension at 5 Thorpe View, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1SY.

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Application No. 23/01284/FUL pdf icon PDF 1 MB

Change of use of 2no. agricultural building to commercial use (Class E, B2 and B8) [Part Retrospective] at Longford Hall Farm, Long Lane, Longford, Derbyshire.

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Appeals Progress Report pdf icon PDF 79 KB

To consider a status report on appeals made to the Planning Inspectorate.

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Background Papers pdf icon PDF 72 KB