BELFAST CITY COUNCIL

 

 

 

 

Applications for Planning Permission

 

 

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Applications deferred from previous meetings

 

 

 

 

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APPLICATIONS DEFERRED FROM PREVIOUS MEETING

ITEM NO D 1

APPLIC NO Z/2005/1161/F Full Date Valid 23/06/2005

LOCATION Lands to south of East Bridge Street and west of Central Station, Belfast, BT1 3NR

PROPOSAL Proposed residential development of 320 apartments and 230 car parking

spaces

APPLICANT William Ewart Properties Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 22 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr A Maskey for office meeting - 20/03/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.

ITEM NO D 2

APPLIC NO Z/2006/1260/F Full Date Valid 01/06/2006

LOCATION 43 Kings Road, Belfast, BT05 6JH

PROPOSAL Erection of dwelling within existing garden

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs D Acton

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Long for office meeting - 24/01/2008.

2 Change of opinion to approval.


ITEM NO D 3

APPLIC NO Z/2006/1501/F Full Date Valid 22/06/2006

LOCATION Site adj to 5 Downview Avenue, Belfast, BT15 4EZ

PROPOSAL Erection of a dwelling with detached garage

APPLICANT Mrs A McAllister

REPRESENTATIONS 10 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Maginness for office meeting - 07/02/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.

ITEM NO D 4

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0466/F Full Date Valid 20/02/2007

LOCATION 14 Belmont Avenue West, Strandtown, Belfast, BT04 3DD

PROPOSAL Construction of 6no. 1 bedroom studio apartments and associated site works.

APPLICANT Abaco Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 3 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Long for office meeting - 21/02/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.

ITEM NO D 5

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1356/F Full Date Valid 31/05/2007

LOCATION 28 Deramore Park, Malone Upper, Belfast, BT09 5JU

PROPOSAL Erection of detached 2 storey dwelling including integral garage

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs C McCauley

REPRESENTATIONS 7 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Stalford for office meeting - 03/04/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.


ITEM NO D 6

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1368/F Full Date Valid 01/06/2007

LOCATION 22 Upper Lisburn Road, Ballyfinaghy, Finaghy, BT10 0AA

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing house and erection of 16 apartments

APPLICANT Lisleen Properties LLP

REPRESENTATIONS 8 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Patterson for office meeting - 20/03/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.

ITEM NO D 7

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1499/F Full Date Valid 19/06/2007

LOCATION 30 Floral Gardens, Drumnadrough, Newtownabbey, BT36 7SE

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing bungalow and erection of 5 no residential units (4 semi-

detached and 1 detached)

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs S Lynch

REPRESENTATIONS 34 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Maginnis for office meeting - 06/03/2008.

2 Opinion remains to approve.


ITEM NO D 8

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2174/F Full Date Valid 06/09/2007

LOCATION 69-73 Glenmachan Street, Belfast, BT12 6JB

PROPOSAL Retrospective application for the change of use of a storage unit to a retail unit

APPLICANT Floors 2 Go

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The development if permitted, is likely to prejudice road safety and traffic

progression along this main traffic route since the applicant has not

demonstrated an acceptable arrangement for accommodating the parking of

vehicles which would be attracted to the site.

2 Deferred by Cllrs Patterson & Ekin for office meeting - 06/03/2008.

3 Opinion remains to refuse.

ITEM NO D 9

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2647/F Full Date Valid 30/10/2007

LOCATION 113 Bloomfield Avenue, Ballyhackamore, Belfast, BT05 5AB

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of 3 no 1 bed apartments with

car parking on street

APPLICANT Mr S McCann

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

1 Deferred by Cllr Stoker for office meeting - 10/01/2008.

2 Change of opinion to approval.


ITEM NO D 10

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2700/F Full Date Valid 06/11/2007

LOCATION 14 Easton Crescent, Town Parks, Belfast, BT14 6LJ

PROPOSAL Conversion of existing detached house to 5 no. 2 bedroom apartments,

including two storey extension to rear.

APPLICANT O'Neill Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy QD1 of Planning Policy Statement 7:

Quality Residential Environments, policy H8 of the Belfast Urban Area Plan

2001 and the guidance within DGN4: Control of Flat Conversions in that the

property is not within a designated Flat Conversion Zone and would, if

permitted: - result in the loss of a house suitable for single family

occupation, - harm the character, environmental quality and residential

amenity of the area by reason of noise, nuisance and inadequate parking

facilities, - fail to provide an attractive outlook for all future residents, and

- include an extension at the rear that is unacceptable as it is not subordinate to the main dwelling.

2 Deferred by Cllr Rodgers for office meeting - 21/02/2008.

3 Opinion remains to refuse.

ITEM NO D 11

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2718/F Full Date Valid 07/11/2007

LOCATION 3 Edinburgh Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 7DS

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing 2 No. apartments and erection of 4 storey block

containing 4 No. apartments.

APPLICANT Dack Estates Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 1 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of Planning Policy Statement 7, Quality

Residential Environments, in that the scheme fails to take account of local

character, environmental quality and amenity, as the form, scale and

massing of the proposed development does not respect that of adjacent

housing, and will result in a detrimental impact on existing residents.

2 The proposed development would, if permitted, harm the living conditions of

residents in adjoining properties by reason of over dominance which would

detract from the environmental quality, residential amenity and established

character of the surrounding area.

3 Deferred by Cllr Patterson for office meeting - 07/02/2008.

4 Opinion remains to refuse.

 

 

 

 

 

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE ENVIRONMENT

PLANNING (NI) ORDER 1991

APPLICATIONS FOR PLANNING PERMISSION

COUNCIL Belfast Date 17-Apr-08

ITEM NO 1

APPLIC NO Z/2006/0667/F Full Date Valid 24/03/2006

LOCATION 78 - 81 Shaws Road, Belfast, BT11 9PS

PROPOSAL Development comprising 9 no. retail units, 10 no. office units and 35 no.

apartment units over 5 floors plus semi basement

APPLICANT Hillhead Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 5 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 2

APPLIC NO Z/2006/1544/F Full Date Valid 29/06/2006

LOCATION 140 Donegall Street, Belfast

PROPOSAL Erection of 226 No. 1&2 bed apartments to include conversion of upper floors of

existing buildings to apartments together with two levels of car parking

(amended scheme)

APPLICANT C/O Robinson Patterson Partnership Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 989 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 3

APPLIC NO Z/2006/1595/F Full Date Valid 30/06/2006

LOCATION Lands to rear of 382a Oldpark Road, derelict garages behind nos. 384-402

Oldpark Road and private gardens to 404 and 406 Oldpark Road, Belfast, BT14

PROPOSAL Development of 12no. houses and 3 no. apartments with associated site works

APPLICANT Mr M Flynn

REPRESENTATIONS 11 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 4

APPLIC NO Z/2006/1964/F Full Date Valid 21/08/2006

LOCATION 412, 416 & 418 Newtownards Road and 2-8 Townsley Street, Ballyhackamore,

Belfast, BT04 1HH

PROPOSAL Two-storey extension to 412 to include 2no. offices and replacement building at

416-418 Newtownards Road and 2-8 Townsley Street to include 2no. ground

floor retail units, 4no. offices (upper floors) and ground floor light industrial use

at 2-8 Townsley Street.

APPLICANT Messrs Gilroy & Martin

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 5

APPLIC NO Z/2006/2103/F Full Date Valid 13/09/2006

LOCATION 10 Landseer Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5AL

PROPOSAL Conversion of existing HMO into 2no. apartments including two-storey rear

extension. Upper apt. to be HMO.

APPLICANT Mr R Wallace

REPRESENTATIONS 10 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

 

 

ITEM NO 6

APPLIC NO Z/2006/2337/F Full Date Valid 09/10/2006

LOCATION 7 Camden Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6AT

PROPOSAL Change of use from 2no. flats to 6no. apartments including 3-storey extension

and alterations to rear.

APPLICANT Mr E McCann

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character and residential amenity of this established residential area by

reason of over development resulting in: - A development that fails to

respect the surrounding context and the characteristics of the site in terms

of layout, scale, massing, form and design and would cause unacceptable

damage to the residential amenity of the prospective residents through poor

2 The proposal is contrary to the Department's Planning Policy Statement 3:

Access, Movement and Parking in that it has not been demonstrated that

the proposal would provide adequate facilities for parking.

 

ITEM NO 7

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0320/F Full Date Valid 06/02/2007

LOCATION 1 Canterbury Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT07 1LB

PROPOSAL Change of use from dwelling to 2no. apartments including 2-storey extension

and alterations

APPLICANT Mr D Johnson

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD 1 of Planning Policy Statement 7

"Quality Residential Environments", in that it would, if permitted, result in a

poor living environment for prospective residents and thereby fail to create a

quality and sustainable residential environment.

 

ITEM NO 8

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0321/F Full Date Valid 06/02/2007

LOCATION 124 Finaghy Road South, Belfast and adjacent land to south, BT10 0DE

PROPOSAL New block of 5no. apartments (2 bed)

APPLICANT Malone Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 3 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: "Quality Residential Environments" in that it would, if

permitted, result in overdevelopment of the site causing unacceptable

damage to the character and appearance of the area due to its

inappropriate layout, scale, form, massing and design. The proposal would

also be harmful to the living conditions of existing residents through

dominance and overlooking resulting in a loss of residential amenity. The

proposed development would therefore fail to create a quality residential environment.

2 The proposal is contrary to the Department's Planning Policy Statement 3:

Access, Movement and Parking, in that it has not been demonstrated that

the proposal would provide a satisfactory means of access and adequate

facilities for parking and service vehicles as part of the development.

ITEM NO 9

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0617/F Full Date Valid 08/03/2007

LOCATION 55-57 Kensington Road, Knock, Belfast, BT05 6NL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwellings & erection of 8 no. dwellings consisting of 3 no.

detached dwellings to the front, with 5 no. dwellings (2 detached & 3

townhouses) to the rear

APPLICANT Mr C Donaldson

REPRESENTATIONS 140 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 10

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0686/CA Demolition within Date Valid 16/03/2007

LOCATION 87-91 Botanic Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT07 1JN

PROPOSAL Demolition of rear returns to guest house. Front, elevation, main roof and

chimney stacks will be preserved. Gable to main building to be preserved.

APPLICANT Malone Estates Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the

existing building makes a material contribution to the character and

appearance of the Malone Conservation Area and no exceptional reason has

been demonstrated to justify its demolition.

ITEM NO 11

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0714/F Full Date Valid 22/03/2007

LOCATION 87-91 Botanic Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT07 1JN

PROPOSAL Change of use from guest house to 4no shop units (ground floor) 18no.

residential apartments, accessed from the gable of no. 87 Botanic Avenue

including alterations and extensions.

APPLICANT Malone Estates

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH12 of Planning Policy Statement 6

Planning Archaeology, and the Built Heritage, and Policy QD1 of the

Department's Planning Policy Statement 7 Quality Residential Environments

in that the proposal would, if permitted, result in overdevelopment of the

site due to its inappropriate scale, form, massing and design causing harm

to the character and appearance of the Queen's Conservation Area.

ITEM NO 12

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0849/F Full Date Valid 05/04/2007

LOCATION 16 Camberwell Terrace, Skegoneill, Belfast, BT15 3AS

PROPOSAL Change of use from dwelling house to 3 no. apartments including dormer at rear.

APPLICANT Mr A McGibbon

REPRESENTATIONS 4 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 13

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0851/F Full Date Valid 05/04/2007

LOCATION 17 Camberwell Terrace, Skegoneill, Belfast, BT15 3AS

PROPOSAL Change of use from dwelling house to 3 no. apartments including dormer at rear.

APPLICANT Mr A McGibbon

REPRESENTATIONS 4 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 14

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0862/F Full Date Valid 11/04/2007

LOCATION 1 Summerhill Park, Ballycloghan, Belfast, BT05 7HE

PROPOSAL Two storey side/rear extension and single storey rear extension to dwelling.

APPLICANT Ms A Graham

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 15

APPLIC NO Z/2007/0981/F Full Date Valid 25/04/2007

LOCATION Lands at Forthriver Road/Forthriver Pass, Belfast.

PROPOSAL Erection of 4no. dwellings and associated site works (amendments to

previously approved schemes Z/2005/0223/F and Z/2005/2331/F).

APPLICANT Mr K Smyth

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 16

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1277/F Full Date Valid 23/05/2007

LOCATION 679 Lisburn Road, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 7GU

PROPOSAL Proposed demolition of existing building and construction of a new three storey

building comprising a retail unit at ground floor and 2 no. apartments at first and

second floor level.

APPLICANT Mr G Smyth

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The demolition of the existing building and the proposed redevelopment

would harm the character and appearance of the area through its

inappropriate scale, form and design.

ITEM NO 17

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1302/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 25/05/2007

LOCATION 24 Osborne Gardens, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6LF

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling and associated outbuildings

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs J Sloan

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION CONSENT

ITEM NO 18

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1324/F Full Date Valid 29/05/2007

LOCATION Lands to rear of St. Anne's Cathedral bound by Exchange Street West, Talbot

Street and Dunbar Link (St. Anne's Square), Belfast

PROPOSAL Mixed use development comprising 169 bedroom hotel, office units, 132

apartments, multi-storey car park, retail units, cafe and restaurant units, public

open space, landscaping and associated site works (Amendments to previous

approval Z/2004/2961/F)

APPLICANT Turnus Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 19

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1355/F Full Date Valid 31/05/2007

LOCATION 346-350, Newtownards Road, Ballymacarret, Belfast, BT04 1HE

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing building & the erection of new four storey building

containing a retail unit at ground floor with 11 no. apartments above.

APPLICANT Mr D Warwick

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character, residential amenity and environmental quality of this established

residential area by reason of over development resulting in: - A development

that fails to respect the surrounding context and the characteristics of the

area in terms of scale and design. The proposal also results in poor outlook

from within the proposed units for prospective residents.

ITEM NO 20

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1357/F Full Date Valid 31/05/2007

LOCATION 15 Eglantine Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6DW

PROPOSAL Change of use from 4 HMO flats to 6 non-HMO flats and 3 storey extension to

rear.

APPLICANT RGM Developments Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 4 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 21

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1451/F Full Date Valid 13/06/2007

LOCATION Units B2 - B3, 19 Heron Road, Sydenham Business Park, Belfast, BT03 9LE

PROPOSAL Amendment to planning approval reference - Z/1999/3250/F to include

additional office space/showroom and restaurant ancillary to warehousing

usage

APPLICANT Westlin Properties

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 22

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1521/F Full Date Valid 20/06/2007

LOCATION 24-40 Upper Newtownards Road, Ballyhackamore, Belfast, BT04 3EL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing buildings & construction of 3 no. retail units on ground

floor with 8 no. apartments above on 1st. & 2nd. floors.

APPLICANT Allen McCallister Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 23

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1581/F Full Date Valid 27/06/2007

LOCATION Connswater Shopping Centre, Bloomfield Avenue, Belfast

PROPOSAL Retail extension at ground floor and creation of new first floor (unit 39) and new

food unit at first floor food court.

APPLICANT Killultagh Estates

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 24

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1606/O Outline Date Valid 29/06/2007

LOCATION 1 Windsor Avenue North, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing Day Care Nursery and erection of housing development

consisting of 6 no. apartments.

APPLICANT 'Wee Care'

REPRESENTATIONS 8 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policies BH12 and BH14 of the Department's

Planning Policy Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in

that the existing building makes a significant contribution to the Malone

Conservation Area and the replacement development would, if permitted,

cause harm to the character and appearance of the Conservation Area

through inappropriate layout, scale, form, massing and design.

2 The proposal is contrary to the Department's Planning Policy Statement 3:

Access, Movement and Parking, in that it has not been demonstrated that

the proposal would provide a satisfactory means of access and adequate

facilities for parking and service vehicles as part of the development.


ITEM NO 25

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1607/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 29/06/2007

LOCATION 1 Windsor Avenue North, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing Day Care Nursery and associated structures and

erection of housing development consisting of 6 no. apartments.

APPLICANT Wee Care

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the

existing building makes a material contribution to the character and

appearance of the Malone Conservation Area and no exceptional reason has

been demonstrated to justify its demolition.

ITEM NO 26

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1618/F Full Date Valid 29/06/2007

LOCATION 17 Eglantine Avenue, Belfast, BT9

PROPOSAL Change of use from guest house to 5no. (non HMO) flats, with 3 storey rear

extension, 2 storey detached store and alterations.

APPLICANT Mr J Devlin

REPRESENTATIONS 7 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 27

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1635/O Outline Date Valid 02/07/2007

LOCATION 580 Antrim Road, Low-Wood, Belfast, BT15 5GL

PROPOSAL 2 No. dwellings and 6 No. apartments

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs I Turk

REPRESENTATIONS 4 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in overdevelopment and would cause

unacceptable damage to the local character of this area through

inappropriate layout, massing and the use of excessive hard landscaping

which would be incongruous and have an overbearing impact on the street

scene. There would be inadequate provision of private amenity space for

future occupants and the proposal would also harm the living conditions of

existing adjacent residents of No. 584 Antrim Road by reason of dominance and potential overlooking.

ITEM NO 28

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1641/F Full Date Valid 03/07/2007

LOCATION 538 Oldpark Road, Belfast, BT14 6QJ

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing building and erection of residential development,

consisting of 10 apartments, car parking and associated landscaping

APPLICANT Mr I Newell

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 29

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1642/F Full Date Valid 03/07/2007

LOCATION 51-55, Ridgeway Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5FB

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing theatre facilities and the replacement with a new theatre

comprising a main auditorium, studio theatre, rehearsal facilities, office

accommodation and public areas

APPLICANT Lyric Theatre

REPRESENTATIONS 3 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 30

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1645/F Full Date Valid 03/07/2007

LOCATION 39 Cranmore Gardens, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6JL

PROPOSAL Demolition of return and garage and erection of two storey rear extension and

single storey side extension.

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs C McDowell

REPRESENTATIONS 31 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 31

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1704/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 10/07/2007

LOCATION 1A, Malone Park Central, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6NP

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling

APPLICANT Mr N Hill

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage as the demolition

of the existing building, without a satisfactory re-development scheme,

would result in a vacant site that would harm the character and appearance

of the Malone Conservation Area.

ITEM NO 32

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1707/F Full Date Valid 10/07/2007

LOCATION 1A, Malone Park Central, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6NP

PROPOSAL Proposed 3 storey replacement dwelling with additional basement floor &

detached single storey garage.

APPLICANT Mr N Hill

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the site

lies within Malone Conservation Area and the development would, if

permitted, detract from its character and appearance as the proposed

development is not in sympathy with the characteristic built form of the area

and the proposed scheme will have a visually disruptive impact on the existing townscape.


ITEM NO 33

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1822/F Full Date Valid 25/07/2007

LOCATION 19 Eglantine Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6DW

PROPOSAL Change of use from 8 No. flats to 5 No. flats including 3 storey rear extension,

internal alterations and a 2 storey store at rear.

APPLICANT Mr J Devlin

REPRESENTATIONS 4 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 34

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1838/F Full Date Valid 31/07/2007

LOCATION 84 Squires View, Belfast. BT14 8YR

PROPOSAL Erection of two-storey detached dwelling

APPLICANT Warwick Construction

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 35

APPLIC NO Z/2007/1867/RM Reserved Date Valid 30/07/2007

LOCATION Land at Queens Road, adjacent to Abercorn Basin and junction of Sydenham

Road and Old Channel Road, Belfast

PROPOSAL Erection of hotel (123 no. bedrooms), including bar and restaurant facilities, car

parking and associated site works

APPLICANT Titanic Quarter Ltd/Belfast Harbour Commissioners

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 36

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2029/F Full Date Valid 17/08/2007

LOCATION 25 Lancefield Road, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6LL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling and erection of 2 No. three storey terrace

dwellings.

APPLICANT Niza Limited

REPRESENTATIONS 5 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 37

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2033/F Full Date Valid 17/08/2007

LOCATION 4 Magdala Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT07 1PU

PROPOSAL Change of use from existing dwelling to 3No 2 bed apartments (Non HMO),

including 2 and a half storey rear extension and internal alterations.

APPLICANT Mr J Nugent

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 38

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2034/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 17/08/2007

LOCATION 25 Lancefield Road, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6LL

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing one and a half storey dwelling and associated

outbuildings.

APPLICANT Niza Limited

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION CONSENT
ITEM NO 39

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2096/F Full Date Valid 24/08/2007

LOCATION 98-104 Castlereagh Road, Ballymacarret, Belfast, BT05 5FR

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing retail units and erection of 12 apartments with associated

site works.

APPLICANT Virginia Developments Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 40

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2158/F Full Date Valid 04/09/2007

LOCATION 225-227 Donegall Road, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT12 5NA

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing derelict retail unit and erection of 3No apartments

APPLICANT Mr M Clarke

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 41

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2176/CA App within Date Valid 07/09/2007

LOCATION 34 & 36 Sans Souci Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5BZ

PROPOSAL Retention of front facade, bay windows and entrance porch, replacement of

remainder of existing buildings with seven apartments.

APPLICANT Ailsa Properties

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the

existing building makes a significant contribution to the character and

appearance of the Malone Conservation Area.


ITEM NO 42

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2186/F Full Date Valid 07/09/2007

LOCATION 34 & 36 Sans Souci Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5BZ

PROPOSAL Replacement of existing buildings with eight apartments

APPLICANT Ailsa Properties

REPRESENTATIONS 10 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6, Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that it would, if

permitted harm the character and appearance of the Malone Conservation

Area through its inappropriate scale, massing, form, bulk, height, detailing

and materials.

2 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality residential environments in that in that it would if

permitted result in overdevelopment of the site and would cause

unacceptable damage to the character and residential amenity of the area

through inappropriate scale, form, layout and design and would result in

dominance to neighbouring residents.

ITEM NO 43

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2187/F Full Date Valid 07/09/2007

LOCATION 34 & 36 Sans Souci Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5BZ

PROPOSAL Replacement of existing buildings with seven apartments, retention of the front

facade, bay windows and entrance porch.

APPLICANT Ailsa Properties

REPRESENTATIONS 9 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6, Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that it would, if

permitted harm the character and appearance of the Malone Conservation

Area through its inappropriate design and appearance.


ITEM NO 44

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2190/CA App within Date Valid 07/09/2007

LOCATION 34 & 36 Sans Souci Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5BZ

PROPOSAL Complete demolition of existing buildings and replacement with eight apartments

APPLICANT Aisla Properties

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the

existing building makes a significant contribution to the character and

appearance of the Malone Conservation Area.

ITEM NO 45

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2210/F Full Date Valid 11/09/2007

LOCATION 155 Upper Lisburn Road, Ballyfinaghy, Finaghy, BT10 0LJ

PROPOSAL Change of use from retail unit to hot food outlet (takeaway) on ground floor, two

storey extension to rear including extension to existing flat on first floor.

APPLICANT Mr S Liberante

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposed development, if permitted, would harm the living conditions of

the residents in adjoining residential properties by reason of noise, nuisance

and general disturbance.

ITEM NO 46

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2245/F Full Date Valid 13/09/2007

LOCATION 3 Knock Eden Park, Ballynafoy, Belfast, BT06 0JF

PROPOSAL First floor rear extension to dwelling

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs Brown

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 47

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2247/F Full Date Valid 13/09/2007

LOCATION 307 Grosvenor Road, Town Parks, Belfast, BT12 4LP

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing Public House and erection of a four storey building

comprising of 8no. two bedroom apartments and four one bedroom apartments

with associated circulation and ancillary spaces.

APPLICANT F.L.A.C. Enterprises Ltd.

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, have a detrimental impact on the character,

residential amenity and environmental quality of the area due to

overdevelopment of the site and inadequate provision of private amenity

space for prospective residents. The proposed density together with form,

scale, massing and design will also cause unacceptable overshadowing and

an overbearing and dominant effect on No. 12 and 13 Lincoln Square at the

rear of the site.

ITEM NO 48

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2304/F Full Date Valid 18/09/2007

LOCATION Units 33/34 and 35/36, Connswater Shopping Centre, Bloomfield Avenue,

Belfast

PROPOSAL Extension to existing retail units at ground and first floor plus change of use at

first floor from retail storage to retail sales.

APPLICANT Killultagh Estates Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 49

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2331/F Full Date Valid 20/09/2007

LOCATION Land to the rear of 408 Ravenhill Road, Ballynafoy, Belfast, BT06 0BU

PROPOSAL Erection of 1 and a half storey dwelling

APPLICANT Mr G Emerson

REPRESENTATIONS 6 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD 1 of Planning Policy Statement 7

"Quality Residential Environments" in that it would, if permitted, result in

overdevelopment of the site, which is too restricted to permit the erection of

a dwelling of reasonable design and dimensions and with adequate amenity

space. The proposal would result in development, which is out of character

with the surrounding townscape, in terms of built form and urban grain,

which would cause unacceptable damage to local character.

ITEM NO 50

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2342/F Full Date Valid 21/09/2007

LOCATION 77 Eglantine Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EW

PROPOSAL Retention & refurbishment of front facade, part demolition, replacement &

change of use of existing offices into 5 no. apartments.

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs R & M Nicholas

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6, Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that it would, if

permitted harm the character and appearance of the Malone Conservation

Area through its inappropriate scale, massing, form, bulk and height,

2 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality residential environments in that in that it would if

permitted result in overdevelopment of the site causing unacceptable

damage to the character and residential amenity of the area through

inappropriate scale, massing, bulk and form and would result in dominance

to neighbouring residents.


ITEM NO 51

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2345/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 21/09/2007

LOCATION 77 Eglantine Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EW

PROPOSAL Part demolition of front building internally and returns to rear to facilitate change

of use from offices to 5 no. apartments.

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs R & M Nicholas

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH14 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the

existing building makes a significant contribution to the character and

appearance of the Malone Conservation Area and the applicant has failed

to: submit an acceptable replacement scheme; and also to demonstrate

exceptional circumstances to necessitate the retention of only the facade.

ITEM NO 52

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2391/DCA Demolition within Date Valid 03/10/2007

LOCATION 85 & 95 Osborne Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6JQ

PROPOSAL Demolition of 2 no detached dwellings and front boundary treatment.

APPLICANT Gab Developments Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the site

lies within Malone Conservation Area and the development would, if

permitted, detract from its character and appearance as the proposed

development is not in sympathy with the characteristic built form of the area

and the proposed scheme will have a visually disruptive impact on the existing townscape.

ITEM NO 53

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2399/O Outline Date Valid 02/10/2007

LOCATION 112 King's Road, Ballycloghan, Belfast, BT05 7BX

PROPOSAL Housing development consisting of 4No. two storey semi-detached dwellings

and 1 detached two storey dwelling, complete with garden amenity space and

car parking.

APPLICANT Mr M Yarr

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 54

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2447/F Full Date Valid 08/10/2007

LOCATION 76 Ormonde Park, Ballyfinaghy, Belfast, BT10 0LT

PROPOSAL Two storey rear extension and replacement garage

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs Hill

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 55

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2487/F Full Date Valid 11/10/2007

LOCATION 85 & 95 Osborne Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6JQ

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing 2 No. detached dwellings and construction of 3 No. 2.5

storey detached dwellings with associated car parking and site works.

APPLICANT Gab Developments Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 8 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that the site

lies within Malone Conservation Area and the development would, if

permitted, detract from its character and appearance as the proposed

development is not in sympathy with the characteristic built form of the area

and the proposed scheme will have a visually disruptive impact on the existing townscape.


ITEM NO 56

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2505/F Full Date Valid 15/10/2007

LOCATION 105-107 Wellesley Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6DH

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling (rebuilding existing front facade) and erection of

six apartments.

APPLICANT Mac Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy ATC1 of the Department's Addendum to

Planning Policy Statement 6: Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in

that the site lies within a Proposed Area of Townscape Character and does

not merit being considered as an exceptional case as; the buildings it

proposes to replace make a positive contribution to the character of the

Proposed Area of Townscape Character.

2 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character and environmental quality of this established residential as

features of the built heritage have not been protected and integrated in a

suitable manner into the overall design and layout of the development.

ITEM NO 57

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2551/F Full Date Valid 18/10/2007

LOCATION 16 Cabin Hill Park, Ballycloghan, Belfast, BT05 7AL

PROPOSAL Two storey rear extension to dwelling

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs A Whiteman

REPRESENTATIONS 3 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 58

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2571/F Full Date Valid 22/10/2007

LOCATION 21 Upper Lisburn Road, Ballyfinaghy, Finaghy, BT10 0GW

PROPOSAL Proposed removal of existing rear extension and erection of two and a half

storey building containing 5 no. apartments with amenity space to the rear.

APPLICANT C A M & F Hinds

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character, residential amenity and environmental quality of this established

residential area by reason of over development resulting in: - A development

that fails to respect the surrounding context and the characteristics of the

site in terms of scale, form and layout and would harm the living conditions

of adjacent residents through over dominance and loss of privacy.

ITEM NO 59

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2612/F Full Date Valid 25/10/2007

LOCATION Michael Davitts GAC, 75-79, Falls Road, Edenderry, Belfast, BT12 4PE

PROPOSAL New beer garden, alterations to external elevations and internal layout to

include first floor balcony.

APPLICANT Michael Davitts G.A.C.

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 60

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2658/F Full Date Valid 31/10/2007

LOCATION 5 Cricklewood Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 5GU

PROPOSAL Erection of two storey side and rear extension, roof conversion and internal

alterations

APPLICANT Mr Donaghy

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 61

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2671/F Full Date Valid 01/11/2007

LOCATION 20 Orby Park, Belfast, BT5 5PT

PROPOSAL Two-storey side extension to dwelling

APPLICANT Mr B Shannon

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 62

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2680/A Advertisement Date Valid 02/11/2007

LOCATION 50m west of 91 Whiterock Road, Belfast, BT12 7PG

PROPOSAL 2No. 48 sheet (1No. 96 sheet) advertising hoardings.

APPLICANT Arena Advertising

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION CONSENT

ITEM NO 63

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2696/F Full Date Valid 05/11/2007

LOCATION 11 Mount Vernon Park, Low-Wood, Belfast, BT15 4BG

PROPOSAL Construction of 1 no. dwelling

APPLICANT Mr C McClure

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 64

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2716/F Full Date Valid 07/11/2007

LOCATION 30-32c Upper Malone Road, Belfast BT9

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing buildings and erection of 2 No. 2 storey blocks

accommodating 5 No. 2 bedroom apartments and 1 No. 1 bedroom apartment,

with 2 No. ground floor retail units, incorporating an ATM.

APPLICANT TBC Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 65

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2736/F Full Date Valid 09/11/2007

LOCATION 5A Downview Park, Low-Wood, Belfast, BT15 5HY

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing dwelling and construction of apartment block comprising

2 No. 1 bed apartments and 3 No. 2 bedroom apartments with associated site

works.

APPLICANT Bannon & Bannon Partnership

REPRESENTATIONS 15 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character, residential amenity and environmental quality of this established

residential area by reason of over development resulting in: - A

development that fails to respect the surrounding context and the

characteristics of the site in terms of layout, scale, massing, form and

design; - Inadequate provision of private amenity space for prospective

residents; - Unacceptable adverse impacts on adjacent residents by an

increase in numbers, noise, traffic and parking; and- Unacceptable impact

on No.5 Downview Park due to overshadowing, overlooking and loss of privacy.


ITEM NO 66

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2743/F Full Date Valid 12/11/2007

LOCATION 57 Brooke Drive, Ballyfinaghy, Belfast BT11 9NJ

PROPOSAL Erection of new dwelling onto the side of the existing dwelling

APPLICANT Mr Rafferty

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 1 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 67

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2753/F Full Date Valid 13/11/2007

LOCATION 132 Grand Parade, Ballyhackamore, Belfast, BT05 5PD

PROPOSAL Single storey extension to rear

APPLICANT Ms C Hanna

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 68

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2797/F Full Date Valid 16/11/2007

LOCATION 46 Agincourt Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT07 1QB

PROPOSAL Retrospective change of use from dwelling/shop to 3 No. apartments including

proposed alterations.

APPLICANT 20/20 Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposed development constitutes overdevelopment of the site, is

visually intrusive in the streetscape by virtue of its prominent location, and

harms the character and appearance of the area by reason of inappropriate

form, massing and design.


ITEM NO 69

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2804/A Advertisement Date Valid 20/11/2007

LOCATION 719 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4

PROPOSAL Display of column sign with clock

APPLICANT Funeral Services NI Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION CONSENT

ITEM NO 70

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2813/F Full Date Valid 20/11/2007

LOCATION 719 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, BT4

PROPOSAL Retention of environmental improvements including the erection of bollards

APPLICANT Funeral Services NI Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 71

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2840/F Full Date Valid 26/11/2007

LOCATION 2 Malone Park, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6NH

PROPOSAL Existing entrance and driveway removed. New entrance and driveway

established in alternative location.

APPLICANT Edendelta

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 72

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2860/F Full Date Valid 28/11/2007

LOCATION 29a Orient Gardens, Town Parks, Belfast, BT14 6LH

PROPOSAL Erection of 6 no. apartments

APPLICANT Mr K McCourt

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 73

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2866/F Full Date Valid 27/11/2007

LOCATION 56 Knockbreda Road, Ballynafoy, Belfast, BT06 0JB

PROPOSAL Change of use from first floor flat to office

APPLICANT Mr Keenan

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 74

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2899/F Full Date Valid 03/12/2007

LOCATION 7 Malone Meadows, Malone Upper, Belfast, BT09 5BG

PROPOSAL First floor extension over garage

APPLICANT Mr C Stewart

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 75

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2924/F Full Date Valid 03/12/2007

LOCATION 3 Bristow Park, Malone Upper, Belfast, BT09 6TF

PROPOSAL Two and a half storey extension to rear of dwelling

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs Maxwell

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 76

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2953/F Full Date Valid 07/12/2007

LOCATION Church of Ireland, 18-36, Ardoyne Road, Belfast, BT14 6HY

PROPOSAL Erection of 6.0m x 9.0m portacabin

APPLICANT Rev Beattie

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 77

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2958/F Full Date Valid 07/12/2007

LOCATION 14 Kincora Avenue, Belfast, BT4 3DW

PROPOSAL Single storey extension adjacent to existing front entrance to dwelling, internal

rearrangement to include alterations to existing external doors and windows

and construction of privacy walls adjacent to the boundaries of the property

APPLICANT Mr S McCann

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 78

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2959/F Full Date Valid 10/12/2007

LOCATION 3 Clonallon Gardens, Belfast, BT4 2BY

PROPOSAL First floor extension to rear of dwelling

APPLICANT Mr N Morrow

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 79

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2961/F Full Date Valid 10/12/2007

LOCATION Site adjacent to 106 Olympia Drive, Malone Lower, Belfast BT12 6NI

PROPOSAL Erection of 1no dwelling

APPLICANT VGP Developments

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 80

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2968/F Full Date Valid 10/12/2007

LOCATION 5 Cairnburn Avenue, Belfast, BT4 2HT

PROPOSAL Two-storey and single storey extension to rear of dwelling

APPLICANT Mr J Good

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 81

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2972/F Full Date Valid 10/12/2007

LOCATION The Europa Hotel, 11-15 Great Victoria Street, Belfast, BT2 7AP

PROPOSAL Proposed development to include the construction of 35 bedrooms over 7 floors

above existing five storey rear elevation of hotel

APPLICANT Hastings Hotel Group Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 82

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2980/F Full Date Valid 10/12/2007

LOCATION 2 Ardenlee Street, Ballynafoy, Belfast, BT06 8QJ

PROPOSAL Demolition of existing detached building to provide 4No apartments &

landscaped site works to provide an enclosed communal courtyard.

APPLICANT Kalban Enterprises Ltd

REPRESENTATIONS 1 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 83

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2995/F Full Date Valid 12/12/2007

LOCATION 10 Massey Park, Belfast, BT4 2JX

PROPOSAL One and a half storey extension to side and rear of dwelling to include new

basement garden store and cantilevered deck to rear

APPLICANT Mr & Mrs G Hartin

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 84

APPLIC NO Z/2007/2998/F Full Date Valid 12/12/2007

LOCATION 73 Eglantine Avenue and land to the rear of 79 Eglantine Avenue, Malone

Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EW

PROPOSAL Alteration of existing property and extension of existing property to provide 7

apartments

APPLICANT Mr B Anderson

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to policy BH12 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 6, Planning, Archaeology and the Built Heritage in that it would, if

permitted harm the character and appearance of the Malone Conservation

Area through its inappropriate scale, massing, form, bulk and height

2 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality residential environments in that in that it would if

permitted result in overdevelopment of the site causing unacceptable

damage to the character and residential amenity of the area through

inappropriate scale, massing, bulk and form and would result in dominance

to neighbouring residents.

ITEM NO 85

APPLIC NO Z/2007/3010/F Full Date Valid 13/12/2007

LOCATION 20 Kansas Avenue, Skegoneill, Belfast BT15 5AW

PROPOSAL Change of use from dwelling to 3no apartments including 3-storey rear

extension

APPLICANT Mr T McCaffrey

REPRESENTATIONS 3 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 86

APPLIC NO Z/2007/3016/O Outline Date Valid 13/12/2007

LOCATION Between 12 Castle Gardens and 31 Donegall Park Avenue, Belfast, accessing

onto Castle Gardens, Belfast.

PROPOSAL Proposed dwelling

APPLICANT Mr M Herron

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Planning Policy statement 7: Quality Residential

Environments and associated guidance in that it would, if permitted, result in

overdevelopment and would fail to respect the character of the site. The

development would result in inadequate private amenity and parking

availability for No. 31 Donegal Park Avenue and would harm the living

conditions of existing and proposed residents through visual dominance.

ITEM NO 87

APPLIC NO Z/2007/3027/F Full Date Valid 14/12/2007

LOCATION 1 Glen Road Heights, Ballymoney, Dunmurry, BT11 8HQ

PROPOSAL Relocation and upgrades to existing pitch perimeter fencing, provision of barrier

fencing & half height turnstiles, grandstand covered area, additional toilet

facilities, internal lobby to changing facilities.

APPLICANT Sport & Leisure Swifts FC

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 88

APPLIC NO Z/2007/3056/F Full Date Valid 19/12/2007

LOCATION 158 Finaghy Road South, Belfast, BT10 0DH

PROPOSAL New retaining wall, fence and infilling and levelling of garden

APPLICANT Mr J Armstrong

REPRESENTATIONS 2 Objections 1 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 89

APPLIC NO Z/2008/0006/F Full Date Valid 20/12/2007

LOCATION 142 Glen Road, Ballydownfine, Belfast, BT11 8BN

PROPOSAL Construction of 5 No. 2 bed apartments with balconies & 8 No. car parking

spaces.

APPLICANT John Donnelly Construction

REPRESENTATIONS 7 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION REFUSAL

1 The proposal is contrary to Policy QD1 of the Department's Planning Policy

Statement 7: Quality Residential Environments and associated guidance, in

that it would, if permitted, result in unacceptable damage to the local

character, residential amenity and environmental quality of this established

residential area by reason of over development resulting in: - A development

that fails to respect the surrounding context and the characteristics of the

site in terms of layout, scale, form and design. - Inadequate provision of

private amenity space for prospective residents. - Unacceptable adverse

impacts on existing properties due to overlooking and loss of privacy, which

would fail to create a quality and sustainable residential environment.

ITEM NO 90

APPLIC NO Z/2008/0009/F Full Date Valid 19/12/2007

LOCATION 42 Ormiston Crescent, Strandtown, Belfast, BT04 3JQ

PROPOSAL Single storey extension to rear to provide disabled facilities

APPLICANT Ms Benson

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 91

APPLIC NO Z/2008/0025/F Full Date Valid 28/12/2007

LOCATION 15 Fairway Gardens, Malone Upper, Belfast, BT09 5NP

PROPOSAL Erection of a two storey side and rear extension to dwelling and modifications

to the front boundary treatment and vehicle access.

APPLICANT Mr F Devlin

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL


ITEM NO 92

APPLIC NO Z/2008/0026/F Full Date Valid 27/12/2007

LOCATION 65 Station Road, Belfast, BT04 1RF

PROPOSAL Erection of a two storey extension to rear of dwelling

APPLICANT Mr C Lennox

REPRESENTATIONS 0 Objections 0 Support 0 Petition of Objection 0 Support Petitions

OPINION APPROVAL

ITEM NO 93

APPLIC NO Z/2008/0034/DCA App within Date Valid 27/12/2007

LOCATION 29A, Windsor Avenue, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT09 6EJ

PROPOSAL Demolition of one-and-a-half storey dwelling, garage and swimming pool annex.