Meeting Details

    Planning applications committee
    21 Mar 2024 - 09:30
    • Documents
    • Attendance
    • Visitors
    • Declarations of Interests



    Standard Items
    1 Apologies


    To receive apologies for absence


    2 Declarations of interest

    (Please note that it is the responsibility of individual members to declare an interest prior to the item if they arrive late for the meeting)


    3 pdf Minutes (127Kb)


    To approve the accuracy of the minutes of the meeting held on 11 January 2024


    Planning applications


    Please note that members of the public, who have responded to the planning consultations, and applicants and agents wishing to speak at the meeting on the following items are required to notify the committee officer by 10:00 on the day before the meeting.

    Further information on planning applications can be obtained from the council's website:

    Please note:

    • The formal business of the committee will commence at 9.30;
    • The committee may have a comfort break after two hours of the meeting commencing.
    • Please note that refreshments will not be provided.  Water is available
    • The committee will adjourn for lunch at a convenient point between 13:00 and 14:00 if there is any remaining business.


    Proposal: Hybrid (Part Full/Part Outline) for the comprehensive redevelopment of Carrow Works. A full planning application comprising the construction of the principal means of access, the primary internal road and associated public spaces and public realm, including restoration and change of use of Carrow Abbey to former use as residential (Use Class C3), alteration and extension and conversion to residential use, (Use Class C3) of the Lodge, Garage and Gardener's Cottage and the Stable Cottages, development of the former Abbey Dining Room for residential use (Use Class C3), adaptation and conversion for flexible uses (Class E and/or C2 and/or C1 and/or C3 and/or F1 and/or F2 and/or B2 and/or B8 and/or Sui Generis) for buildings 207, 92, 206, 7 (7a, 8 and 8a), 209, 35, the Chimney and Class E and/or B2 and/or B8 for the retained Workshop (Block 258), (providing a combined total of up to 143 residential units and 17,625sqm of flexible commercial business, service and local community and learning floorspace), enhanced access to Carrow Abbey and Scheduled Ancient Monument and associated ancillary works and an outline planning application for demolition of existing buildings and replacement with phased residential-led development up to 1,716 units (Use Class C3 and/or Class E and/or F1 and/or F2 and/or C1 and/or C2 and/or B2 and/or B8 and/or Sui Generis), (total of 9,005sqm of commercial, business, service, local community and learning and Sui Generis floorspace) landscaping, open space, new and modified access.

    Ward: Lakenham

    Case Officer: Sarah Hinchcliffe

    Applicant/agent: Fuel Properties (Norwich) Ltd

    Reason at Committee: Major development raising issues of wider than local concern

    Recommendation: Refusal



    Proposal: Change of use of first floor accommodation (C3) to mixed use (E).

    Ward: Crome

    Case Officer: Danni Howard

    Applicant/agent: Chris Baker

    Reason at Committee: Objections

    Recommendation: Approval



    Proposal: Demolition of existing structures and construction of 34 low energy cohousing dwellings and ancillary shared facilities, with associated landscaping and car and cycle parking.

    Ward: Mancroft

    Case Officer: Maria Hammond

    Applicant/agent: Sussex Street Cohousing CIC/TOWN

    Reason at Committee: Objections





    Proposal: Demolition of existing house and construction of replacement house and stand-alone garage (revised proposal).

    Ward: Eaton

    Case Officer: Maria Hammond 

    Mr Mike Page/Crispin Lambert, LBR Architecture Ltd.

    Reason at Committee:

    Recommendation:  Approval




    Proposal: Alterations to loft conversion (Retrospective)

    Case Officer: Matthew Hickie

    Applicant/agent: Mrs Louise Robinson

    Reason at Committee: Called in by Cllr Joshua Worley

    Recommendation: Approval





    No other member attendance information has been recorded for the meeting.
    NameReason for Sending ApologySubstituted By
    Councillor Peter PrinsleyOther council business 
    Councillor Vaughan Thomas  
    NameReason for AbsenceSubstituted By
    No absentee information has been recorded for the meeting.

    Declarations of Interests

    Member NameItem Ref.DetailsNature of DeclarationAction
    Councillor Liam Calvert4Application no 22/00762/F Sussex Street/Oak StreetOtherPredetermined view - interested parties known to them
    Councillor Hannah Hoechner4Application no 22/00762/F Sussex Street/Oak StreetOtherPredetermined view - interested parties known to them
    Councillor Julie Young4Application no 22/00762/F Sussex Street/Oak StreetOtherPredetermined view - interested parties known to them


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