Decision details

Disposal of Land at Uxbridge Road - Site of Former Rochfords Youth Hostel

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To make any decisions on asset disposals in accordance with the approved strategy potentially including the former Police Station, Langley and Land at Uxbridge Road; and and/or consider any recommendations from the Cabinet Committee in relation to asset disposals or companies governance.


(a)  Declared the site surplus to housing requirements.


(b)  Agreed to the Council sale of Land at Uxbridge Road – Site of former Rochfords Youth Hostel as shown on Appendix 2 to the bidder named in Appendix 1. 


(c)  Delegated authority to the Executive Director of Property, Planning and Housing, in consultation with the Lead Member for Financial Oversight and Council Assets and the Executive Director of Finance and Commercial, to negotiate the terms of and enter into the contract and any associated documentation in connection with the disposal consistent with the disposal report and Heads of Terms appended at Confidential Appendix 1.

Publication date: 08/03/2024

Date of decision: 18/03/2024

Decided at meeting: 18/03/2024 - Cabinet

Effective from: 27/03/2024

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