Councillor Brice stated that she had been lobbied.
Committee considered the report of the Head of Planning and
Councillor Hinder of Boxley Parish
Council addressed the meeting.
permission be granted subject to the conditions set out in the
report with additional conditions to secure (a) a landscaping
scheme, including the provision of a tree (perhaps an evergreen
such as Holly) to break up the mass and (b) biodiversity
enhancements through integrated methods into the design and
appearance of the building by means such as a bat tube/bricks; the
Head of Planning and Development be given delegated powers to
finalise the wording.