Shoreditch CAAC January 2023

Planning Applications for Shoreditch CAAC meeting for January 2023


2022/2784 1 Hackney Road, E2 7NX Erection of a second floor rear extension, elevational alterations and formation of a roof terrace at first floor level, to facilitate the change of use from residential space ancillary to the commercial use at ground floor (Sui Generis) to one large 7 x bed HMO (Sui Generis) [Reconsultation due to change in development description] Full Planning Permission (Danny Huber)

No objection


2022/2905 74 Rivington Street, EC2A 3AY Display of an externally illuminated projecting sign Advertisement Consent (Nick Bovaird)

Objection. The signage is contrary to the Hackney Shopfront Design Guide. It is also retrospective because the sign is already in place. We would recommend removal.


2022/2877 5 - 7 Great Eastern Street, EC2A 3EJ Installation of ac units and ducting on flat roof above ground floor rear Full Planning Permission (Micheal Garvey)

No objection


2022/2740 89 Paul Street, EC2A 4NQ Replacement of the existing contemporary wooden entrance door with a bespoke steel security door, installation of a security camera and security shutter. Full Planning Permission (Raymond Okot)

Objection. LBH policy is that open roller grills, removable grills or internal grilles and meshes are preferable since the shop display can still be seen contributing to an attractive environment outside opening hours.


2022/2396 17-33 Westland Place, N1 7LP Erection of an additional floor at fifth floor level to the building under construction to provide 11 additional hotel rooms (Use Class C1) Full Planning Permission (Louise Prew)

Objection. This application suffers from over massing and it is unneccsessary given the amount of hotels presently operating within the CA


2022/2765 23 - 28 Penn Street, N1 5DL Proposed installation of No.10 AHU (Air Handling units) to the rear enclosed in lourvred enclosures. Installation of replacement rear access gates, insertion of rear double doors. Proposed alterations including installation of a replacement obscure glazed ground floor window; and installation of upper ground window. Full Planning Permission (Alishba Emanuel)

No objection


2022/3085 First Step Cafe, 21 Holywell Row, EC2A 4JB Installation of first floor window in side elevation of rear extension and associated external works (retrospective) Full Planning Permission (Gerard Livett)

No objection but the SCAAC feels that there are far too many retrospective applications.


2022/3087 2a Fairchild Place, EC2A 3EN Non-material amendment to planning permission 2017/3269 dated 06/07/2018 comprising the removal of condition 5(a) – the requirement to reinstate the stored elements of the building façade Non-Material Amendment (Louise Prew)

Objection. This application demonstrates poor housekeeping by the developer. The Council should demand that the original re-instatement is completed or submit a new application for the new works

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