When and where

  • Date: 20.02.2023
  • Time: 7:00 pm
  • Location: The Council Chamber, Higher Market Street, Penryn, TR10 8LT


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Planning applications that will be discussed at this meeting are listed below.

Application Number Details Response Deadline
PA22/11466 Address: Old Mill House, The Square, Penryn
Description of work:
Listed Building Consent to replace central heating and hot water boiler, including relocation of the fire
Applicant: Dr L Boswell
9 February 2023
PA23/00044 Address: 6, Russells Way, Penryn
Description of work: Replacement of property windows and door at the front and flue rear elevation
Applicant: Mr R Hichens
14 February 2023
PA23/00283 Address: Land West of 13 College Greem, College Green, Penryn
Description of work: Application for works to trees subject to Tree Preservation Order namely remove lower branches to one sycamore tree (T1)
Applicant: A Vickery
13 February 2023
PA23/00499 Address: The Jewish and Congregational Cemeteries, Ponsharden, Falmouth
Description of work: Non-material amendment in relation to decision notice PA21/03918 dated 22.07.21: Amendment of material for the steps in the Jewish Cemetery path from stone to timber. Amendment to design of landscaping at the north west entrance to the Jewish Cemetery
Applicant: H Boex, Falmouth Town Council
10 February 2023
PA23/00587 Address: Pentrig, West End,, Penryn
Description of work: Non-material amendment in relation to decision notice PA22/07479 dated 12/09/2022 for increased roof height of approximately 200mm
Applicant: Mrs Tatham
16 February 2023
PA23/00607 Address: High Cross, Enys, Penryn
Description of work:
Reserved matters of appearance, landscaping, layout and scale following outline consent PA19/03414 dated 10/12/2019 for the construction of up to 5 dwellings with variation of condition 1 of decision PA21/07665 dated 23.08.2022
Applicant: B Pascoe, Highcross 
16 February 2023
PA23/01002 Address: Tree Preservation Order Adjacent to Jordans, Round Ring, Penryn
Description of work:
Works to trees under a tree preservation order, T4: Ash tree – fell/remove, T008: Ash – fell/remove, T9: Ash – fell/remove, T10: Ash – fell/remove. T11: Twin Stemmed Ash Tree – Fell/remove
Mr R Philp, RPS Maintenance Ltd
2 March 2023
PA23/01078 Address: 20 Bronescombe Close, Penryn
Description of work:
New steel framed rear balcony to entry level living room (reads as first floor at rear). Changes to North elevation windows
Mrs A Carter
3 March 2023
PA23/00084 Address: Land West of Vinery Meadow, Vinery Meadow, Penryn
Description of Work:
Works to trees subject to Tree Preservation Order, namely remove 4 Ash trees from the grounds of Vinery Meadows
Ms L Dale
7 March 2023
PA23/00385 Address: 39 Bohelland Road, Penryn
Description of Work:
Listed Building Consent to reconstruct the failed stone retaining wall at the shared boundary between 39 Bohelland and Islington House, 1 Church Hill
Mr L Radwell, Cornwall Housing Ltd
2 March 2023
PA23/00847 Address: 6, 8 and 10 Glasney Place, Penryn
Description of work: Installation of two car parking spaces and resurfacing of three existing car parking spaces
Estate of Edward Prettejohn

7 March 2023


1. Apologies

To receive apologies for absence.

2. Declarations of interest

To receive declarations of interest in respect of any items on the agenda and to consider requests from members for dispensations.

3. Presentation PA22/01909/PREAPP – Conversion of an Old Waterworks into 3 Residential Units, Land South of Water Treatment Works, College Wood, Penryn

4. Public participation

An opportunity for members of the public to address the Town Council concerning matters on the agenda. Find out more about public participation at meetings and make a request to speak.

5. Planning minutes

To approve as a correct record, minutes 81 to 91 of the meeting of the Planning Committee held on 16 January 2023. Details on pages 3 to 5 of the agenda pack.

6. Correspondence

To receive items of correspondence relevant to the committee.

7. Updates on Planning Applications from Cornwall Council Member(s) (Information Only)

To receive any updates on planning applications from the Cornwall Council members – for information only.

8. Planning applications

To consider the planning applications submitted for observation. Details on pages 6 and 7 of the agenda pack.

9. Decisions notices

To note the planning decision notices from Cornwall Council. Details on page 8 of the agenda pack.

10. Consultation – Proposed Approach to updating the planning system and the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF)

To discuss the Town Council’s response to the contents of the consultation. Refer to briefing notes in agenda pack pages 9 to 19

11. Falmouth & Penryn Conservation Areas Advisory Committee (F&PCAAC)

To note the minutes of the F&PCAAC meeting on 7 January 2023. Details on pages 20 to 22 of the agenda pack.



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Councillors Present: 

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