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21/00889/RES - Land south of Wycke Hill and Limebrook Way (Western), Maldon, Essex

Meeting: 02/12/2021 - District Planning Committee (Item 405)

405 21/00889/RES - Land south of Wycke Hill and Limebrook Way (Western), Maldon, Essex pdf icon PDF 667 KB

To consider the report of the Director of Service Delivery, (copy enclosed, Members’ Update to be circulated)*.

Additional documents:


Application Number



Land South Of Wycke Hill And Limebrook Way (Western) Maldon Essex


Reserved matters application for the approval of appearance, landscaping, layout & scale for Phase 2 of the Western Parcel of outline planning permission 20/00074/FUL comprising the construction of 210 residential dwellings (Use Class C3), new public open space and car parking. (Description of most recent outline planning permission 20/00074/FUL: Variation of condition 10 (speed review strategy) and 20 (pedestrian/cycle crossing of Limebrook Way) on approved application 19/01134/FUL (Removal of condition 11 (details of 'Access Link Strategy') on approved planning application FUL/MAL/18/00071 (Variation of conditions 5,13,21,25,43,53,55,61,63,67, 68,69,74,81,84 on approved application OUT/MAL/14/01103 (Outline application for up to 1000 dwellings, an employment area of 3.4 hectares (Use Classes B1, B2 and B8 uses), a local centre (Use Classes A1-A5, B1a, C2, C3, D1 and D2 uses), a primary school, two early years and childcare facilities, general amenity areas and formal open space including allotments, sports playing fields, landscaping, sustainable drainage measures including landscaped storage basins and SuDs features, vehicle accesses onto the existing highway network and associated infrastructure.))


Crest Nicholson (Eastern)


Mr Taylar Vernon – Savills

Target Decision Date


Case Officer

Kathryn Mathews



Reason for Referral to the Committee / Council

Strategic site within the strategic submitted Local Development Plan

Major Application


It was noted from the Members’ Update that consultation responses had been received from Essex County Council Highways, the Tree Consultant and that the applicant had undertaken to revise the planting plans in-line with the Tree Consultant’s advice..


Following the Officers’ presentation, Mr Orr on behalf of the Agent addressed the Committee.


Members discussed the proposal in depth and in response to some comments made Officers provided further clarifications regarding the housing mix and how this related to the Section 106 agreement attached to the outline planning permission, road widths and management of the open spaces proposed.


The Chairman put the Officers recommendation of approval to the Committee, this was duly seconded and upon a vote being taken was agreed.  Councillor K M H Lagan requested that his dissent to this be noted.


RESOLVED that this application be APPROVED subject to the following conditions:

1          The development hereby permitted shall be completed and maintained in accordance with the following approved plans and documents:

·                  Landscape Design and Access Statement 3210.MA.RP001 August 2021

·                  Energy and Sustainability Strategy August 2021

·                  Air Quality Assessment August 2021

·                  Noise Assessment 10799/01 August 2021

·                  Arboricultural Impact Assessment September 2021

·                  Flood Risk Assessment ref. 181872-01 August 2021

·                  Ecological Conservation Management Plan and Statement August 2021

·                  PH2-PL-001 Location plan

·                  PH2-PL-002 Rev.B Development layout

·                  PH2-PL-003 Rev.A Detailed layout

·                  PH2-PL-004 Rev.A Parking Layout

·                  PH2-PL-005 Rev.A Garden Areas Layout

·                  PH2-PL-006 Rev.A Storey Heights Layout

·                  PH2-PL-007 Rev.A Refuse layout

·                  PH2-PL-008 Rev.A Colour of materials layout

·                  PH2-PL-009 Rev.A HA location plan

·                  PH2-Wl-002 Working layout Phase 2

·                  HA-CR-O1 rev.A Cromer

·                  HA-CR-02 rev.B Cromer A

·                  HA-HA2B-01 rev.A HA2B

·                  HA-HA2B-02 rev.A HA2B A

·                  HA-HA3B-01 rev.A HA3B

·                  HA-HA3B-02 rev.B HA3B A

·                  HA-HA52-01 rev.A HA52

·                  HA-HA52-02 rev.B  ...  view the full minutes text for item 405