Town Lane, Kew - Housing and Commercial Development Site, Southport
Decision maker: Cabinet
Decision type: Key Issue
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Approval of Draft Contract Terms –
Disposal of Kew Housing and Employment Site
Further to Minute No. 52 of the meeting held on 13 October 2011, the Cabinet considered the joint report of the Director of Built Environment and the Head of Corporate Legal Services on the negotiations held with Barratt David Wilson, the preferred developer for the Town Lane site, on the conditional contract for the purchase of the site and the proposed submission of a formal planning application for the site.
This was a Key Decision and was included in the Council’s Forward Plan of Key Decisions.
(1) it be noted that Barratt David Wilson (BDW) desires to enter into a conditional contract to purchase the site at Town Lane, Kew and submit a planning application;
(2) the principal heads of terms for the disposal of the site negotiated by the Director of Built Environment, in consultation with the Head of Corporate Legal Services be noted; and
(3) the Director of Built Environment be granted delegated authority, in consultation with the Head of Corporate Legal Services, to negotiate and conclude the final contracts with BDW, based on the principal heads of terms.
Report author: Nick Yates
Publication date: 14/12/2011
Date of decision: 08/12/2011
Decided at meeting: 08/12/2011 - Cabinet
Effective from: 22/12/2011