Decision details

Hemans Estate Housing Development Project

Decision Maker: Deputy Leader of the Council (Planning, Investment and New Homes)

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The report will summarise the design and engagement work to date on the Hemans estate and recommends that the next stage of consultation focuses on a single site on the estate leading to a cabinet decision on infill proposals in December.”




(1)       To agree for consultation and further design work to be focused on a single site on the estate; a residential tower in the location of the current ballcourt. 


(2)       To agree the draft engagement timetable (paragraph 11) leading to a decision on a preferred option in March 2017 (provisional date).


(3)       To consult on landscaping and estate improvements proposals (see paragraph 2.18).


(4)       To undertake further work to explore a feasible and financially sustainable option for the provision of community facilities with residents and the housing management service (see para 2.17).


Publication date: 25/11/2016

Date of decision: 05/12/2016

Effective from: 13/12/2016

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