Decision details

Land at Broadwater Gardens, Harefield

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes




That the Cabinet:  


1)    Declares the freehold of the land at the side of 36 Broadwater Gardens surplus to requirements.

2)    Authorise the sale of the freehold interest in the land at 36 Broadwater Gardens to the leasehold owner of 36 Broadwater Gardens on the terms detailed in this report.

3)    Authorise the grant of an extension for the relevant period of 90 years to the existing leaseholder on the terms detailed in this report in accordance with the provisions of the Leasehold Reform, Housing and Urban Development Act 1993.

4)    Delegates all future decisions regarding this disposal to the Corporate Director of Place, in conjunction with the Cabinet Member for Property, Highways and Transport.


Reasons for decision


Cabinet made relevant property transactions in relation to this property, as the Council was freeholder.


Alternative options considered and rejected


Alternative options were considered as set out in the confidential report.


Relevant Select Committee

Property, Highways and Transport

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

These decisions can be called-in by a majority of Members on the Select Committee by 5pm, 17 November 2023

Officer(s) to action

Julia Thompson  / Jacob Davies




Private - Whilst the Cabinet's decisions above are always made public, the officer report relating to this matter is not because it was considered in the private part of the meeting and contained information relating to the financial or business affairs of any particular person (including the Authority holding that information) and the public interest in withholding the information outweighed the public interest in disclosing it in accordance with Section 100(A) and paragraph 3 of Part 1 of Schedule 12 (A) to the Local Government Act 1972 (as amended).


Publication date: 10/11/2023

Date of decision: 09/11/2023

Decided at meeting: 09/11/2023 - CABINET

Effective from: 18/11/2023

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