[For a copy of the current agenda, click on http://conservation.ecclesfieldgroups.com/agenda.html. Last updated on 2012-10-14 by JP]

Agenda for the Conservation meeting of 2012-10-15 at 19:30 in the lounge bar of “The Stocks”

a.    Welcome: to members, new members, and visitors.

b.    Any Apologies:

c.    Minutes: Acceptance or amendment to the minutes of the previous meeting, prior to their being published on our web site.

1.     Heritage Boards: Report on progress on the two new industrial heritage boards, and publicity and arrangements for the unveiling ceremony on Saturday, 1st December.

2.    Christmas Tree: Report on progress, ready for the Carol Singing on Sunday, 9th December.

3.    New Projects: Discussion on whether to apply for funding under the “small grants” scheme, and if so for what.

x.   Planning applications: (See "Planning Applications" below). [The coloured, pending and granted sections are for member’s information, rather than issues that need discussing]

y.   Any other business.

z.   Next meeting.

Communications received, e.g. on  

Information watch

·        South Yorkshire Archaeology Day is on Saturday 24th November 2012. Anyone wanting to attend may need to book early.

·        Macmillan Cancer Support are asking for collectors at Morrisons supermarket from 3-6 December.

New Planning Applications

Single storey extension to office building (Application under section 192)

Firth Rixson Johnson Lane Ecclesfield Sheffield S35 9XG
Ref. No: 12/02956/LD2 | Received: Tue 25 Sep 2012 | Validated: Thu 27 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration

[The site spans Station road, Johnson Lane, and the railway line, but the extension seems to protrude inwards, so I could not see anything to comment on]

Alterations to shop front including provision of acess ramp

109-111 High Street Ecclesfield Sheffield S35 9XA
Ref. No: 12/02927/FUL | Received: Fri 21 Sep 2012 | Validated: Fri 21 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration

[This is Crampton & Moore’s shop. For some reason, the drawing was blank, but the description mentions replacement of the existing steps with a ramp and handrail, and replacement of signage].

Planning Applications Still Pending

Application to approve details in relation to condition No. 3. Samples; 4. New windows; 5. Stained glass windows; 6. Hard landscaping; 7. New services; 8. Glazing; 9. Car parking; 10. Intervisibility splays; 11. Gates/barriers; 12. Cycle parking accommodation; 13. Energy ; 14. Inclusive access/facilities; 15. Mobility housing; relating to planning permission No. 12/01731/FUL

Apts 1-2 44 High Street, Apts 1-4 46 High Street And 1-2 48 High Street (Trinity Methodist Church) Ecclesfield Sheffield S35
Ref. No: 12/02913/COND | Received: Tue 18 Sep 2012 | Validated: Tue 18 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration

[I could not spot anything amiss in what looked to me like a high quality specification. 8 flats are included in the plans however]


Application to discharge condition numbers: 3. External materials 4. Site boundary treatment and 5. Landscape belt in relation to planning permission 11/03358/FUL  

Bradburys Haulage 68A Yew Lane Sheffield S5 9AN
Ref. No: 12/02814/COND | Received: Tue 04 Sep 2012 | Validated: Tue 04 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration

[This includes a request to use artificial, instead of natural stone for the new building, on the grounds that it cannot be seen from surrounding buildings or a public highway. It also describes walls above 2.1m being clad in “Regent timber tongue and groove profile in Gold colour”. Our last meeting objected to this application.]


Planning Applications Granted

Application to reposition previously approved boundary fence (Approved under 11/01700/FUL)
25 Smithy Carr Avenue Sheffield S35 2ZQ
Ref. No: 12/02904/NMA | Received: Mon 17 Sep 2012 | Validated: Mon 17 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration


[The applicant describes this as a “none material amendment”, “as agreed with Planning Officer”]


Application to omit sectional door viewing windows (amendment to previously approved scheme 12/01118/FUL)

Land East Of The Railway South Of Smithy Wood Drive Sheffield S35 1QN
Ref. No: 12/02851/NMA | Received: Thu 06 Sep 2012 | Validated: Thu 06 Sep 2012 | Status: Pending Consideration

[The plans show 13, massive 6m * 4m doors at the front, with similar number at the back, so any difficulties with the doors could be a major issue.]

All the above were found using Ward = "East Ecclesfield", Parish = "Ecclesfield Parish Council", "Validated from" = 18th Sep 2012 to 14th October 2012.

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