• Portobello Community Council
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  • Portobello
  • EH15 1AU
 

Conversion of Abercorn Nursing Home to form 8 residential dwellings

Posted on: June 22nd, 2021

Planning application 21/03148/FUL has been submitted: Change of use, extension and alteration of existing nursing care home to form 8 residential dwellings. | Abercorn Nursing Home 11 Abercorn Terrace Portobello East Edinburgh EH15 2DE.   It can be viewed, and representations made, at: https://citydev-portal.edinburgh.gov.uk/idoxpa-web/applicationDetails.do?activeTab=summary&keyVal=QUDFLREWHDY00 – closes Fri 16 Jul 2021 PLANNING_STAGE_DESIGN_STATEMENT_PART_01-5016448.pdf PLANNING_STAGE_DESIGN_STATEMENT_PART_02-5016449.pdf

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Weekly lists

Posted on: June 22nd, 2021

The City of Edinburgh Council Planning and Building Standards department produce a weekly list of planning applications received and decided. It can also be shown as an interactive map:   https://www.edinburgh.gov.uk/planningweeklylists   Individuals can also sign up for planning alerts.

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Seafield: Connecting Coastal Communities

Posted on: January 30th, 2021

We have been working with neighbouring community councils, ahead of Seafield being likely allocated for housing in the forthcoming City Plan 2030. This is an update on that work. The City of Edinburgh Council is proposing to allocate Seafield as an “urban area housing-led mixed-use site” in the next local development plan (City Plan 2030). […]

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Plans submitted for alterations to thresholds and entrances, St Mark’s Church

Posted on: November 24th, 2020

Plans have been submitted to extend and alter the external thresholds of St Mark’s Church, 287 Portobello High Street. Including new extensions at the east and west entrances and alterations to the steps at the front entrance to form an accessible ramp. Comments can be submitted via the link below. Application reference: 20/04327/FUL

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Plans submitted for Advertising Drum, Portobello High Street

Posted on: September 30th, 2020

Plans have been submitted for an advertising drum on Portobello High Street. Application reference: 20/03676/ADV

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Plans submitted for Boathouse, 3 King’s Place

Posted on: September 30th, 2020

A new planning application has been submitted for a public house and restaurant (with staff accommodation) on site of existing Boathouse. | 3 King’s Place Edinburgh EH15 1DU Application number: 20/03844/FUL

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New Brunstane planning application granted

Posted on: June 16th, 2020

The PPP application for the New Brunstane development has had approval extended, under covid-19 delegated powers. It had previously been approved subject to that legal agreement, which has taken significant time to progress (see attached handling report). There is now a further three months for the legal agreement to be concluded.  Noted in the agenda […]

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Planning application 20/00493/FUL for Portobello Sailing Club

Posted on: February 27th, 2020

Portobello Sailing & Kayaking Club have submitted an application for a new boat store and changing area. This is to replace the existing metal boat store. 20/00493/FUL – comments by 13 Mar “Design statement The building will replace the existing boat shed and adjacent storage. The shed was erected in 2009 to house the club’s […]

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Baileyfield South 9 apartments planning withdrawn

Posted on: February 27th, 2020

The planning application for 9 apartments, in place of already consented commercial space, within the Baileyfield South development has been withdrawn. Portobello Community Council undertook a consultation on this application and submitted the following objection:   ref: 19/05854/FUL | Form 9 apartments on the upper floors of the commercial building whilst retaining commercial use on […]

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Response to Dalriada 20/00232/FUL planning application

Posted on: February 27th, 2020

Portobello Community Council ran a consultation on the change of use aspect of the 20/00232/FUL planning application, and has submitted the following comment:   ref: 20/00232/FUL | Proposed alterations, extension and change of use from public house and residential to form three separate dwellings (two additional) including demolition of non-original extension. | 77 Promenade Edinburgh […]

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