Agenda

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Items
No. Item

1. Order of business

1.1

Order of Business

1.1       Including any notices of motion, hearing requests from ward councillors and any other items of business submitted as urgent for consideration at the meeting.

 

1.2       Any member of the Council can request a Hearing if an item raises a local issue affecting their ward. Members of the Sub-Committee can request a presentation on any items in part 4 or 5 of the agenda. Members must advise Committee Services of their request by no later than 1.00pm on Monday DATE (see contact details in the further information section at the end of this agenda).

 

1.3       If a member of the Council has submitted a written request for a hearing to be held on an application that raises a local issue affecting their ward, the Development Management Sub-Committee will decide after receiving a presentation on the application whether or not to hold a hearing based on the information submitted. All requests for hearings will be notified to members prior to the meeting.

 

 

2. Declaration of interests

2.1

Declaration of interests

Members should declare any financial and non-financial interests they have in the items of business for consideration, identifying the relevant agenda item and the nature of their interest.

 

3. Minutes

3.1

Minutes pdf icon PDF 85 KB

Minutes of Previous Meeting of Development Management Sub-Committee of 7 October 2020 – submitted for approval as a correct record

4. General Applications, Miscellaneous Business and Pre-Application Reports

The key issues for the Pre-Application reports and the recommendation bythe Chief Planning Officer or other Chief Officers detailed in their reports on applications will be approved withoutdebate unless the Clerk to the meeting indicates otherwise during “Order of Business”at item 1.

4.1

Report for forthcoming application by Smart and Co. (Cont.) Plc and Pitt Street Properties Ltd. for Proposal of Application Notice at 117 - 145 Pitt Street and 9 Trafalgar Lane, Edinburgh - For a residential development with associated landscaping, car parking, and infrastructure - application no - 20/03430/PAN – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 116 KB

4.2

Flat 3 4 Dewar Place Lane, Edinburgh - Change of use from residential flat to holiday let - application no 20/03037/FUL - Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 129 KB

It is recommended that this application be REFUSED.

4.3

23 - 24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh - Change of use from offices to serviced apartments with associated upgrading and refurbishment works with replacement dormers and rooflights (as amended) - application no 20/02211/FUL - Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 161 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

4.4

23 - 24 Greenside Place, Edinburgh - Internal reconfiguration of existing floorspace to create serviced apartments with new, refurbished and replacement dormer windows (as amended) - application no 20/02212/LBC - Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 135 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

4.5

1 Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh - Pop-up event on mall roof, consisting of canvas tipi bar and food truck. Decorated with festoon lighting (as amended) - application no - 20/03336/FUL – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 209 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

5. Returning Applications

These applications have been discussedpreviously bythe Sub- Committee.  A decision to grant, refuse or continueconsideration will be made following a presentation bythe Chief Planning Officer and discussion on each item.

 

5.1

Bangholm Outdoor Centre, Craighall Gardens, Edinburgh - Erection of new build Sports and Outdoor Centre to replace existing facilities on site (to be demolished) and provide sports facilities to be used by both Trinity Academy (located on Craighall Avenue) and the wider community - application no 19/05832/FUL -– Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 90 KB

  It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

5.2

Corstorphine Hospital, 136 Corstorphine Road, Edinburgh - Re-development of the former Corstorphine Hospital to form 76 residential apartments (including 44 new build apartments) and associated community hub, vehicular access, car parking and landscape works (as amended) - application no 17/04137/FUL – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 106 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

5.3

West Bonnington Farm, Bonnington, Kirknewton - Erection of farmhouse in connection with agricultural use (as amended) - application no 18/10372/FUL – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 96 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

6. Applications for Hearing

The Chief Planning Officer has identified the following applications as meeting the criteria for Hearings. The protocol note by the Head of Strategy and Insight sets out the procedure for the hearing.

6.1

6.1

Report

7. Applications for Detailed Presentation

The Chief Planning Officer has identified the following applications for detailed presentation tothe Sub-Committee.  A decision to grant, refuse or continueconsideration will be made following the presentation and discussion on each item.

 

7.1

1 - 5 Baltic Street, and 7-27 Constitution Street, Edinburgh - Proposed mixed use development comprising partial demolition of existing buildings, purpose built student accommodation, affordable housing, office units, cafe and public digital co-working space with associated landscape, drainage and infrastructure (as amended) - application no 20/00465/FUL – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 476 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

7.2

1 - 5 Baltic Street, and 7-27 Constitution Street, Edinburgh - Internal and external alterations to Category B- listed gas works buildings and conversion to mixed use development, partial demolition including removal of remnants of gasometer building and northern extension to retort house, removal of other 20th century extensions and formation of new openings with associated fabric repairs. Reinstatement and alteration to boundary walls (as amended) - application no 20/00466/LBC – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 230 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

7.3

1 - 5 Baltic Street and 7-27 Constitution Street, Edinburgh - Proposed demolition of buildings and structures (as amended) - application no 20/00463/CON – Report by the Chief Planning Officer pdf icon PDF 189 KB

It is recommended that this application be GRANTED.

8. Returning Applications Following Site Visit

Theseapplicationshave beendiscussed at a previous meeting of the Sub-Committee and were continued to allowmembers to visit the sites. A decision to grant, refuse or continueconsideration will be made following a presentation bythe Chief Planning Officer and discussion on each item.

 

8.1

8.1

None.