Planning Applications

Marks And Spencer Plan To Convert The Co-Op Into Two Units

old co-op

For those people wondering what Marks and Spencer are really planning to do in Rayleigh, one of the applications on the latest ‘weekly list’ is a clue. It’s the last one in this document here. (starting on page 30). These are the key paragraphs: This application seeks planning consent for external alterations relating to the change of the former The…
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An Extra Meeting Of The Development Committee!

little house

There’s an extra meeting of the Development Committee next Tuesday. It concerns the big housing application passed a couple of years back off Hall Road, Rochford. In particular it concerns the amount of affordable rented housing to be provided. The original plan was for 97 affordable homes in the first phase – about 77 rented and 20 shared ownership. But…
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New Application Just In – 91 Dwellings And A Replacement Care Home Off London Road


On the latest list, so plenty of time before this gets to committee: 15/00593/FUL Parish Rayleigh Town Council Ward Sweyne Park Proposal: Demolition Of Existing Care Home And All Other Buildings, Erection Of 91 Dwellings Comprising 34no. Three Bed Houses, 24no. Four Bed Houses, 8no. Five Bed Houses, 7no. One Bed Flats, and 18no.Two Bed Flats, Construction Of Replacement Part…
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“North Of London Road” Application Recommended For Approval

nolr plan 1

The officers report for the meeting on September 30th can be downloaded here. (1001kb) It is 122 pages long, so Ron Oatham and Chris Black have a lot of reading to do…. Officers are recommending approval, with 40 conditions.. This is the second application – the first was refused in January, and Countryside have appealed. The District Council has already…
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Mortimer Road To Be Closed Off???

Hullbridge Road / Rawreth Lane junction

The big application for housing on the Hullbridge / Rawreth borders now has another aspect to consider. The applicants are quite rightly being expected to help fund improvements to the Hullbridge Road / Rawreth Lane junction – and have submitted the below road design. This isn’t definite yet – a planning application cannot determine what happens outside the boundaries of…
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