Decision details

Development of Affordable Housing - Highgrove Lodge Site

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Housing

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


(1)  The Cabinet Member for Housing approved Capital Expenditure of  £5.1m, to deliver 6 new properties housing 24 adults with Learning disabilities and/or physical disabilities comprising of four, 4 bed shared flats and two, 4 bed shared bungalows to be held in the Supported Housing Portfolio within the Housing Revenue Account.


(2)  The Cabinet Member for Housing delegated authority to the Director Housing, Neighbourhood and Building Services in consultation with the Director of Finance and Resources & 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)  The Cabinet Member for Housing delegates the Director of Housing, Neighbourhood and Building to apply for any grant funding to support the scheme.


(Note: for future meetings the Cabinet Member will be referred to as the Cabinet Member for Housing and Preventing Homelessness as announced at full Cabinet on 14th July 2020 which was after publication of this agenda and report)


Report author: Alison Cloutman

Publication date: 21/07/2020

Date of decision: 20/07/2020

Decided at meeting: 20/07/2020 - Cabinet Member for Housing

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