Decision details

S/3396/17/FL - Fulbourn (Land West of Balsham Road)

Decision Maker: Planning Committee, Development and Conservation Control Committee (see also Planning Committee)

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


All planning applications for Fulbourn considered by the Planning Committee since May 2003. For individual reports, please click on the “Meetings” tab above. For further details on all Fulbourn planning applications, please visit our Planning Applications Database and select Fulbourn from the drop-down list of parishes.


Members visited the site on 6 March 2018.


Councillors Graham Cone and John Williams (local Members) addressed the meeting.


The Interin Head of Development Management summarised the concept of a Mortgagee in Possession (MiP) clause.


The Committee gave officers delegated powers to approve the application subject to


1.     The prior completion of a Legal Agreement under Section 106 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (or other appropriate legal agreement) as follows:


a.     No financial contribution – on viability grounds – other than towards the provision of waste bins at £73.50 per house plus indexation)


b.     Affordable Housing

100% Affordable


                                                    i.     9 at Affordable Rent (rents at no more than Housing Allowance levels)


4 x one bed

3 x two beds

2 x three beds


                                                  ii.     5 Shared Ownership


3 x two beds

2       x three beds  


c.      Mortgagee in Possession wording to be included in the Legal Agreement


d.     Restriction to limit staircasing on Shared Ownership units not going beyond a maximum of 80% ownership.


  1. Priority to be given to those with a “Local Connection” to Fulbourn before cascading out


  1. On site Open Space LAP (Local Area of Play) with an activity zone of approx. 275 M2


  1. Management and maintenance arrangements (including fall-back provisions) for   internal roads ,on-site open space, LAP, and over communal hard and soft landscaping and sustainable drainage


2.     The Conditions and Informatives set out in the report from the Joint Director for Planning and Economic Development.

Publication date: 23/03/2018

Date of decision: 07/03/2018

Decided at meeting: 07/03/2018 - Planning Committee

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