Decision details

Appropriation of Garages at Glenister House, Avondale Drive for the Hayes Estate Regeneration

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That the Cabinet agree:


1)    That the two garage blocks known as 49-60 Glenister house (12 garages) and garage block known as 61-69 Glenister House (9 garages) are no longer required for the purposes for which they were or are currently used and that they be declared surplus to requirements as per the site plan attached showing the two sites.


2)    That the garages be appropriated from the General Fund to the Housing Revenue Account with effect from 31 March 2022, in order that the garage sites can be incorporated into the proposed development of the wider estate for general needs housing as set out in the report.


Reasons for decision


Cabinet agreed to transfer the garages at 49-60 and 61-69 Glenister House, Avondale Drive, Hayes from the Council’s General Fund Budget to the Housing Revenue Account Budget. The Cabinet Member for Property, Highways and Transport explained how this would assist the Council in facilitating the redevelopment of the wider estate. The Leader of the Council welcomed the associated plans for new homes.


Alternative options considered and rejected


None, as not to proceed would have prevented the sites being incorporated into the Estate Regeneration Project.



Relevant Select Committee

Property, Highways & Transport

Expiry date for any scrutiny call-in / date decision can be implemented (if no call-in)

5pm, Friday 24 June 2022

Officer(s) to action

Michele Wilcox


Place Directorate




The report and any background papers relating to this decision by the Cabinet are available to view on the Council's website or by visiting the Civic Centre, Uxbridge.



Publication date: 17/06/2022

Date of decision: 16/06/2022

Decided at meeting: 16/06/2022 - CABINET

Effective from: 25/06/2022

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