Decision Maker: Cabinet
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To approve revenue funding for detailed design
work to feed in to a Planning Application and Listed Building
Consent for the former St Thomas’s Hospital site.
The Cabinet has considered a proposal to transform the former St Thomas’ hospital site into a new intergenerational community by bringing forward an exemplar scheme that would deliver 67 new affordable homes alongside a new Intermediate Care facility. The Cabinet has then:-
(1) Endorsed the principles of this key regeneration scheme for Town Centre West and the wider Borough and support the proposal to progress the scheme to RIBA Stage 4 design.
(2) Noted that a Planning Application will be submitted and an application made for Listed Building Consent based on the outcomes of the detailed design work
(3) Approved revenue costs of £370,000 to undertake the next stage of design for the Academy of Living Well and associated Highway improvement designs.
(4) Noted that further approval will be sought for the Capital Funding to deliver the Academy of Living Well once Planning Permission has been secured and the build cost has been finalised.
(NOTE: This item includes a ‘not for publication’ appendix that has been circulated to members of the Cabinet only).
Wards Affected: Brinnington & Central;
Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: n/a the decision relates to design work only
Decision Reference: CAB240
Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.
Contact: Paul Richards, Service Director, Development and Regeneration Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 0161-474-2940.
Report author: Paul Richards
Publication date: 29/07/2020
Date of decision: 28/07/2020
Decided at meeting: 28/07/2020 - Cabinet
Effective from: 05/08/2020