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PC Agenda 8th June 2021


Peldon   Great Wigborough   Little Wigborough   Salcott   Virley

A meeting of Winstred Hundred Parish Council will be held at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall on Tuesday 8th June 2021 at 7.30 pm to which the Councillors are summoned to attend.   All Covid-19 related rules and regulations will be adhered to.

The main hall can provide a spacious venue with good ventilation for the present situation with doors and windows left open when required.

Apologies for absence:
Minutes of the last meeting:
County and Borough Councillor Reports:
Public-Have Your Say:
Declarations of Interest:

Items for Discussion

1.  Playgrounds and Playing Fields

  • Reports on both playgrounds and fields
  • Update on grants for funding the Peldon playground project.
  • Decision required: Any new measures required with regard to Covid-19 and current government guidelines
  • Decision required: To formerly propose and agree to order a made-to-measure (original manufacturer no longer exists) net ladder for one of the multi-frames at Salcott at a cost of £655.

2.  Salcott Telephone Box

  • As agreed by majority of all Salcott and Virley residents the telephone box will be moved to the field on The Street, land owned by the parish council, to be used as an information hub and or book swap.
  • Discussion on what it will be used for, who and how it will be fitted out, who will maintain and monitor the contents, cleaning and updating, etc.
  • Decision required: Following disconnection by BT to formerly propose and agree for their contractors to move and relocate on the field which includes making good the reinstatement (including the street works permit) and install with concrete base at a cost of £1200.

3.  Meetings

  • Government ruling dictates that meetings should now be carried out face to face, with all safety measures in place with regard to the pandemic.

4.  Actions and reminder List – updated

Planning Applications:

211249Proposal: Construction of 3m x 2.5m potting shed within the curtilage of a listed building. The potting shed will be within permitted rights: 0.5m from 6-foot boundary fence and within the 2.5m height limit at Orchard Cottage, The Street, Salcott – the parish council has no objections to this application.
211233Proposal: Application for approval of reserved matters following outline approval (191641) at site adjacent to Peartree Cottage, Rose Lane, Salcott – the parish council has no objections to this application
211347 Proposal: Change of use from agricultural land to residential garden at land rear of The Oaks, Southview, Marels, Claydons, School Lane, Great Wigborough – the parish council has no objections to this application
211341 (& 211342 Listed Building)Proposal: Demolition of modern lean-to structures. Conversion of barn (grade 11) to dwelling house comprising of link extension, erection of 4 bay Cartlodge, installation of sewage treatment plant and associated landscaping at Home Farm, Mersea Road, Peldon
211343Proposal: Erection of rear two storey extension to dwelling. Demolition of existing garage and erection of detached 2 bay garage structure at Hillside House, Church Lane, Peldon
211411Proposal: Change of use of agricultural storage building to general storage use (Sui Generis use) and Modular Office Block at Newpots, Newpots Lane, Peldon
211412Proposal: Open oak framed porch, alterations to fenestration and doors. Infill space between garage and main house to create utility room and alterations to interna; ground floor layout at Former Great Wigborough Village Hall, School Lane – the parish council has no objections to this application.

Planning Decisions:

200631 (& 200632 Listed Building)Proposal: Conversion of agricultural building to Dwelling at Kemps Barn, Mersea Road, PeldonApprove conditional
202790Proposal: Erection of 2 dwellings, associated financial contribution towards highways improvements at land east of Whitehouse Hill, SalcottRefused
210080Proposal: Outline permission for erection of 4 two-storey dwellings and up to 7 car parking places and related hard and soft landscaping at land opposite St. Mary’s Church, The Street, SalcottRefused
210657Notification for Prior Approval for a proposed change of use of agricultural building to a dwelling house (class C3) and for associated operational development at Nightingale Farm, School Lane, Great WigboroughPrior Approval Required (Approved)
210906Proposal: Demolition of existing summerhouse and erection of new garden room at Teal Cottage, School Lane, Great WigboroughApprove conditional

Finances: Schedule for payments online:

Tree & Lawn Company Ltd. – Salcott grass cut (790)£96.00
Tree & Lawn Company Ltd. – Salcott grass cut (822)£96.00
Design Clark Ltd. – Refurbish & painting Peldon village sign£250.00
R S Pullen – May salary£500.00

The next meeting will take place on Tuesday 13th July 2021 at 7.30 pm at Peldon and Wigboroughs Community Hall, Peldon.