Decision details

Longdean Lodge development for Supported Housing

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


The Cabinet Member for Housing:


(1)  approved Capital Expenditure of  £6.6m, to deliver 13 new properties housing 28 adults with Learning disabilities, comprising of five, 4 bed shared flats and eight, 1 bed flats to be held in the Supported Housing Portfolio within the Housing Revenue Account.


(2)  delegated authority to the Head of Housing, Neighbourhood and Building Services in consultation with the Head of Finance & S151 Officer to amend the composition and spending profile of the proposed schemes in order to meet planning and design requirements and also to agree the use of either Grant funding or 141 receipts whilst ensuring that the schemes remain financially viable following any necessary changes.


(3)  delegated the Director of Housing, Neighbourhood and Building to apply for  any grant funding to support the scheme.


(4)  Delegated the Director of Housing, Neighbourhood and Building Services, Director of Regeneration and the Section 151 Officer to agree the value and appropriation of land between the General fund and Housing Revenue Account.

Report author: Alison Cloutman

Publication date: 26/02/2019

Date of decision: 25/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 25/02/2019 - Cabinet Member for Housing

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