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Application S20/0446

Meeting: 05/08/2020 - Planning Committee (Item 98)

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Proposal:                   Change of use of two ground floor rooms within existing garden centre to form a Veterinary Practice (Class D1)

Location:                    Belton Garden Centre, Belton, NG32 2LN

Recommendation:   To approve the application subject to conditions

Additional documents:


Proposal:   Change of use of two ground floor rooms within existing garden  centre to form a Veterinary Practice (Class D1)

Location:   Belton Garden Centre Grantham Road Belton NG32 2LN

Decision:   To approve the application subject to conditions


Noting comments made during the public speaking session by:


District Councillor

Councillor Ian Stokes



Together with:

·       No comments to make by SKDC’s Environmental Protection Services

·       Comments from Belton and Manthorpe Parish Council

·       No objections from Lincolnshire County Council Highways and SuDS Support

·       No representations received as a result of public consultation

·       Provisions within the National Planning Policy Framework, the South Kesteven Local Plan and supplementary planning documents

·       Site visit observations

·       Comments made by Members at the meeting


It was proposed, seconded and agreed that the application be approved for the summary of reasons set out in the case officer’s report and subject to the following conditions.


Time Limit for Commencement


1      The development hereby permitted shall be commenced before the expiration of three years from the date of this permission.


Approved Plans


2      The works hereby consented shall be carried out in accordance with  the following list of approved plans:


i.  Drawing No.SX1123/10 P1, Layouts and Elevations, received 11 May 2020

ii.  Site Plan, received 16 March 2020


Unless otherwise required by another condition of this permission.


Ongoing Conditions


3        The premises shall not be used for the purposes authorised by this permission/open for customers, other than between the following hours: 08:00hrs -18:00hrs Monday to Sunday unless otherwise agreed in writing by the Local Planning Authority.


4        This permission shall only be used as a Veterinary Surgery Practice  with ancillary goods/services as set out within D1 and for no other purpose as defined in the Schedule to the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1997 (as amended), or in provision equivalent to that Class in any statutory instrument revoking and re-enacting that order with or without modification


The meeting adjourned at 13:15 and reconvened at 13:40