Portobello Community Council

Application for 117-Unit Student Accommodation at 235Willowbrae Road

Posted on: November 24th, 2016

The application is for full planning permission and change of use for a 117-unit managed student accommodation with ground floor retail units.The accommodation is a mixture of 3 to 7 storeys in height will comprise bedrooms, communal areas, stores and a reception/office together with associated facilities including cycle parking.  The three retail units will provide 937.8m2 […]

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Notice of Plans to Demolish St John’s PS and Create NewPark (Proposals of Application Notice)

Posted on: November 4th, 2016

Dear Sirs We have been appointed by The City of Edinburgh Council to take forward the design development of Treverlen Park on the balance of the Portobello High School and St John’s Primary School that is left after the new Primary School is built. We are commissioned to develop the park based on a design […]

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The George, 14 Bath Street – Feasibility Study Published by Out Of The Blue

Posted on: November 1st, 2016

Please find attached the Feasibility Study report on The George, Bath Street. Out of the Blue hold the view that unless the current owners decide to sell or lease the George there is little more that Out of the Blue are able to do at this stage to take the project forward. The Feasibility Study […]

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Community Council Response to Brunstane Planning Application 16/04122/PPP

Posted on: November 1st, 2016

To: Planning Dept City of Edinburgh Council 1 November  2016 16/04122/PPPProposed residential development (including class 8 residential institutions, class 9 houses and sui generis flats) primary school (class 10 non-residential institutions) local centre (including class 1 retail, class 2 financial services, class 3 food and drink, class 10 non residential institutions and class 11 assembly […]

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Summary of Planning Applications and Decisions for week commencing 17 Oct 2016

Posted on: October 18th, 2016

No applications have been decided. The following applications have been submitted: 16/04830/FUL: Internal structural alterations, demolition of existing conservatory and formation of new extension to include new kitchen area, snug, home office, bedroom and utility area, all within footprint of existing conservatory and garden ground. at 66 Seaview Crescent 16/04900/FUL & 16/04901/LBC: Single storey flat […]

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Summary of Planning Applications and Decisions for weeks commencing 3 + 10 Oct 2016

Posted on: October 11th, 2016

Following applications have been decided: 16/03838/FUL & 16/03837/LBC have been approved: Alterations to frontage including replacement windows and doors – and painting frontage, at 25 – 25A Promenade 16/03770/LBC has been granted: Form new opening to kitchen for the installation of single leaf door and side panels, and the erection of a grey external / […]

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Telferton Allotments Appeal Dismissed

Posted on: October 5th, 2016

Dear Planning Committee and Craigentinny / Duddingston Ward Members,   The DPEA has dismissed the appeal and refused planning permission in principle for the reconfiguration of the allotments and residential development, decision notice attached.   The Reporter considered the determining issues to be housing land supply; the principle of housing and the loss of open […]

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Baileyfield South – Masterplan for 500 Homes

Posted on: September 6th, 2016

Barratt Homes have published details of their masterplan for Baileyfield South, the site of the former Standard Life buildings. A copy of the masterplan is attached below. Feedback is welcome via the form provided. The proposals include: 500 housing units, a mixture of flats, terraced houses, town houses and colonies 25% affordable housing (125 units) […]

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Summary of Planning Applications and Decisions for week commencing 15 Sep 2016

Posted on: September 6th, 2016

There have been no decisions or applications in the Portobello area this past week. The following major application is still open for comments: 16/04122/PPP: Proposed residential development (including class 8 residential institutions, class 9 houses and sui generis flats) primary school (class 10 nonresidential institutions) local centre (including class 1 retail, class 2 financial and […]

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Summary of Planning Applications and Decisions for week commencing 29 Aug 2016

Posted on: September 1st, 2016

Following application has been decided: 16/03968/TCO raise no objection: Scots Pine – Removal, at 2 St Mark’s Lane The following applications have been submitted: 16/03837/LBC, 16/03838/FUL: Alterations to frontage including replacement windows and doors – and painting frontage, at 25 – 25A Promenade 16/03925/FUL: Proposed demolition of existing Seaview House care facility and erection of […]

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