Planning Applications Committee 5th August, 2020

A Meeting of Darlington Borough Council’s Planning Applications Committee will be held on Wednesday 5th August, 2020 at 1.30 p.m.  The Committee will consider the following planning application from Middleton St. George.

19/01165/FUL Partial conversion of Hotel (Use Class C1) to 6 No. self-contained residential apartments (Use class C3) with separate managers accommodation, erection of two storey rear extension with glazed balcony areas, installation of 2 No. windows to basement, 2 No. windows to western elevation, reinstatement of front door and reconfiguration of rear garden, carpark and service yard (Amended site layout plan received 14th January 2019 Amended plans received 9th May 2020). 16 – 18 The Front MIDDLETON ONE ROW DARLINGTON DL2 1AS.
The Parish Council’s response to this planning application was “The Parish Council agreed that it was broadly in support of the planning application but wished the Planning Officers to take note of the objections received.”
In accordance with Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020, this meeting will be held on a virtual basis.
The following papers for the meeting can be viewed as follows:
3.   The site plan which is attached to the Planning Officer’s report. Planning Officer’s Report to the Planning Applications Committee on 05.08.2020 Devonport Hotel Site Plan
Members of the Public can view a live stream of the meeting at:
Due to the changes made surrounding meetings during the Coronavirus pandemic, please note the following changes to the Planning Protocol:
a. That the Applicant may attend but will not be permitted to make a  presentation to Committee, and just be there to answer questions.
b. That, following the publication of the Agenda/Reports, the Applicant and Supporters/Objectors may submit a statement in writing up to 1.30pm on the Tuesday prior to the meeting, which will either be circulated to Committee Members or read out by the Planning Officer at the meeting. Any statements should be submitted to the Planning Services Team, Room 401, Town Hall, Feethams, Darlington, DL1 5QT, or via email to
c. That people may approach their Ward Members (who are allowed to attend the meeting) and request that they put their views to Committee.