Planning

  • 21/02639/FUL

    Land West Of 75 Town Furze Oxford OX3 7EW

    16 November 2021

    Erection of 2 x 4 bed dwellinghouses (Use Class C3). Provision of amenity space, car parking and bin stores. Associated landscaping, boundary treatments and ancillary works. OCS fully supports the objections put forward by the Friends of the Lye Valley that the proposed development would destroy this exceptional site designated by Natural England as a…

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  • 21/02513/FUL

    Victoria Hotel 178 - 184 Abingdon Road Oxford Oxfordshire OX1 4RA

    16 November 2021

    Demolition of existing hotel. Erection of a three storey 38no. bedroom hotel (use class C1) and creation of 1no. 2 bedroom maisonette (use class C3). Provision of plant room, soft landscaping, vehicular and cycle parking and bin storage. The OCS wish to compliment the planners for their refusal on 18 November of the application for…

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  • 21/02682/FUL

    1-2 Land To The Rear Of Collinwood Close Oxford OX3 8HS

    2 November 2021

    Erection of 2 x 1 bed single storey dwellings. Provision of car parking, bin and cycle stores. OCS commented on an earlier application for this site (January 2021) recommending rejection on the grounds of overdevelopment. Although the applicant has changed the configuration of the development, we remain of the view that this application again represents…

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  • 21/02641/FUL DEL

    39 Union Street Oxford OX4 1JP

    2 November 2021

    Erection of first floor front and side extension, roof alterations and insertion of 1no. window to side elevation. Whilst this third attempt at gaining planning permission represents an improvement in respect of the proposed front elevation, the overall scheme is still grossly oversized. This is most evident when looking at the proposed site plan and…

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  • 21/02503/FUL DEL

    The Bungalow Garsington Road Oxford OX4 6NQ

    2 November 2021

    Demolition of existing bungalow and MOT garage. Erection of a three storey building to create 9 x 2 bed flats (Use Class C3) and 1no office (Use Class E(g)(i)). Provision of car parking, bin and cycle stores. OCS has concerns concerning the absence of any traffic management plan in this application (other than the control…

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  • 21/01388/FUL COMM

    Land At Court Place Gardens Oxford OX4 4EW

    2 November 2021

    Demolition of 36 existing residential dwelling and erection of 71 dwellings including associated earthworks, hard and soft landscaping, bin storage and cycle and car parking.  Oxford Civic Society fully endorse the objections raised by the BBOWT namely: 1. Potential hydrological impact on irreplaceable lowland fen habitat and on Rivermead Nature Park Oxford City Wildlife Site…

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  • Oxon Plan 2050 – OCS comments

    Our views on this important consultation

    14 October 2021

    The Oxfordshire Plan 2050 attempts to set out how the County will respond positively to the development pressures it faces now and over the next 30 years. We welcome the good intentions of the proposed Oxfordshire 2050 Plan. But we are not convinced that the Plan is sound in a number of respects. Our comments…

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  • 21/02051/BFL56

    Thames Wharf 3 Roger Dudman Way Oxford Oxfordshire OX1 1AG

    9 September 2021

    Application for prior approval to create a two storey roof extension to provide 6no. flats (Use Class C3) The proposed two storey extension to the southern most of the Thames Wharf accommodation blocks is both crude and naive. The extant blocks are three storeys plus a set back attic storey, making a relatively pleasing composition…

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  • 21/02192/FUL

    20 Raymund Road Oxford OX3 0SW

    7 September 2021

    Change of use of dwellinghouse (Use Class C3) to a House in Multiple Occupation (Use Class C4). No application form is available for this application, nor are any details supplied of parking arrangements, bike and bin storage or amenity space. One bedroom is only 1.5m wide, and no headroom details are provided, since there are…

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  • 21/01645/FUL

    472-474 Banbury Road Oxford OX2 7RG

    7 September 2021

    Demolition 2no dwelling houses (use class C3). Erection of 1no. four and three-storey building to provide school boarding accommodation (use class C2) including a 2-bedroom masters flat, and 1no. two storey building to provide 2no. 2-bedroom dwelling houses (use class C3). Provision of vehicular and cycle parking and bin storage. Closure of existing northern vehicular…

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