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Mindarie - Proposed Single House - Lot 2 (34B) Clarecastle Retreat

Community engagement has now closed. Comments were submitted from 08/07/2020 to 21/07/2020.


Proposed Single House at 34B Clarecastle Retreat, Mindarie - DA2020/548

The application is proposing a two storey dwelling including an undercroft (three storey’s total when viewed from the street). 

The application proposes the following variations as detailed below:

5.3.1 - Lot Boundary Setbacks:

  • A Living room wall on the first floor setback 2m from the boundary with an overall length of 7m and an overall height of 6.7m (when measured from natural ground level); and
  • A Retreat wall setback 1.5m from the boundary with an overall length of 9m and an overall height of 8.9m (when measured from natural ground level).

5.2.4 - Front Fencing:

  • A solid brick rendered fence within the front setback area, adjacent to the western boundary.

5.3.8 - Retaining Walls:

  • An 11m long terraced retaining wall; 
  • A 4.7m section of the proposed wall has a maximum height 0.53m above the existing wall, adjacent to the existing paved outdoor area on the neighbouring property;
  • A northwest facing Living room window which overlooks 4m into the existing paved outdoor area; and
  • A west facing Retreat window which overlooks 0.8m into the existing paved outdoor area. 

For more information on the relevant Design Principles, please refer to Clause 5.3.1, 5.2.4, 5.3.8 and 5.4.1 of the R-Codes, which can be found here: www.dplh.wa.gov.au/rcodes.


Comments can be emailed to enquiries@wanneroo.wa.gov.au or mailed to the Chief Executive Officer, City of Wanneroo, Locked Bag 1, WANNEROO WA 6946. 

Should you wish to make a submission please state:

Your name and address;

  • How your interests are affected; whether as a private citizen, on behalf of a company or other organisation, or as an owner or occupier of property; and
  • Whether your submission is in support of, or objecting to the proposal and provide any arguments supporting your comments

Should you make a submission on a planning proposal, please note that your details may be made public at a Council meeting and included in a Council Agenda, which will be available on the City's website, unless you specifically request otherwise in your submission.