Below are listed land use planning applications which the Parish Council considers at its monthly meetings – see its meeting papers and decisions and how to speak at its meetings here.
The Parish Council can only comment on applications to B&NES Council who make the decision. See the B&NES planning page here and search for Timsbury.
Old ‘Wheelers’ / Upper Conygre Site, North Road
The owner has applied for permission to build 26 houses including eight ‘affordable’ on the derelict site by the junction of North and Bloomfield Roads. It will be named ‘Upper Conygre’ after the old coal mine there.
The plans have been consulted on in detail with the Parish Council over the last year and at two public meetings in the Conygre Hall. The owner has include most of our demands. Some important questions remain about roads and pavements outside the actual site.
The Parish Council considered and prepared its formal comments to B&NES at its meeting on 6th August. These will be discussed further with B&NES in September and be reported here and in teh Newsletter.
Details of the application and a chance to make comments are on the B&NES website here.
Demolition and replacement of existing sun room to the rear and erection of a first floor rear extension over the existing. Application reference: 17/06022/FUL received on 11/12/2017. Consultation closed 03/01/2018
Conversion and extension of an existing care home building into 11no self-contained 2bed units for the elderly (C3 use with age restriction). Application reference: 17/05818/FUL received on 29/11/2017. Consultation closed
Area 1.) Trees along edge of South Road, Crown lift to 5m.Area 2.) Sycamore 6 no. Fell. Beech 1 no. Fell.Area 3.) Holm Oaks 5 no. Reduce height from 8 to 5m. Application reference: 17/05647/TPO received on 20/11/2017.
Decisions by B&NES:
Demolition and replacement of the cycle store, including installation of scooter pods. Application reference: 17/05145/FUL received on 23/10/2017. PERMITTED
Alterations to the main dwelling, erection of a second storey extension and a loft conversion to allow for the conversion in to two flats. Demolition of the existing shop and construction of a two storey building allowing for a commercial property on the ground floor and residential unit on the first floor. Conversion of an outbuilding into a holiday accommodation at the rear of the property. Application reference: 17/05113/FUL received on 19/10/2017 WITHDRAWN by applicant.
Conversion of former hall to 2 no. dwellings Application reference: 17/03341/FUL received on 12/07/2017 PERMITTED
17/04376/FUL Rose Cottage, Crocombe Lane. Demolition of three garages and erection of ancillary accommodation. REFUSED
Erection of single storey rear extension. 17/04751/FUL received on 02/10/2017 PERMITTED
Erection of single storey side extension. 17/04687/FUL received on 27/09/2017 PERMITTED
17/01344/FUL Parking Area Between 4 And 6, Greenvale Drive, Timsbury
Erection of 1 extra attached dwelling with revisions to previously approved site layout and parking. APPEAL DISMISSED