Inspection Committee Meeting
3 May 2008, 8:30AM
minutes are subject to confirmation at a subsequent
and may be amended by resolution at that meeting.
Inspection Committee 3
Present: Clr I Longbottom (Mayor), Clr W
Gaffney, Clr A Smith, Clr K Freedman, Clr R D’Amico, Clr T Lawson, Clr R Tudge,
Clr J Hassarati and Mr M Mason, Executive Manager, Environmental Services
Apology: Clr F Teirney
Alterations and Additions to an
Existing Dwelling at 28 George
Councillors and adjoining residents were
invited to view the site and context of the proposed alterations and additions
to an existing dwelling.
proposed works include:
- Alterations and
additions to the existing ground floor
including extension towards the rear. The rear dining and kitchen have
been stepped down. Towards the rear is proposed a 3.0m wide deck. The deck
is accessible from a proposed external staircase adjoining the deck.
- Alterations and
additions to the existing first floor
including extension towards the rear to create a bed room and a walk in
robe. The bedroom opens on to a 3.0m wide balcony which is also accessible
from the same external staircase adjoining the deck towards the rear.
attic, accessible from the existing internal staircase, has been proposed
within the existing roof space.
existing garage towards the rear of the property is proposed to be
extended to accommodate a WC. The alterations include provision of three
French Doors which open towards the rear open space. It is proposed to use
the garage as a studio.
carport, with a roof pitch to match the existing dwelling house, is
proposed in front of the existing building line.
new pedestrian opening & gate in the existing front fence to access
the dwelling house from the street.
heard from the owners of the site and from three adjoining neighbours.
concerns were raised by the owner of number 26 George Street.
sharing concerns were raised by the owners of No. 2 Mitchell Street.
Privacy and bulk concerns were raised by the
owners of No. 4 Mitchell Street. The owners provided a written overview of
their concerns and possible solutions for Councillors.
Councillors also visited No’s 2 and 4 Mitchell
Street and heard concerns raised.
Councillors heard the views and concerns of all
stakeholders and advised all present that the item will be considered at the
next Council meeting on Monday 5 May 2008.
That Council grant consent to Development Application D304/07 for
alterations and additions to existing dwelling house and erection of a carport
at 28 George Street, Greenwich subject to the following:-
of the proposed first floor balcony
of the proposed external staircase toward the rear of the dwelling
proposed first floor not to project beyond the line of the existing south
facing external wall
range of standard conditions.
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