Decision details

Oakhaven Extra Care facility: Appointment of Preferred Bidder

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Decision Made

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Purpose of Report:  To seek Member agreement to appointment the preferred bidder for the provision of an Extra Care facility at Oakhaven in Acomb.


Due to delays in agreeing the preferred procurement route this item has been deferred. Subject to receipt of satisfactory bids, officers should be in a position to recommend a preferred bidder to the Executive on 16 March 2017.




Resolved:     That the Executive agree to:


a)           Note the appointment of Ashley House plc as the developer and operator of the Extra Care facility at Oakhaven and the securing of nomination rights to 20 affordable rented and 5 discount sale apartments for 80 years.

b)           Sell to Ashley House plc the 0.87 acres of land at Oakhaven on Acomb Road which will be used for the development of the Extra Care facility.

Reason:        To progress to deliver the Extra Care facility at Oakhaven as part of the Older Persons’ Accommodation Programme.

Report author: Roy Wallington

Publication date: 16/03/2017

Date of decision: 16/03/2017

Decided at meeting: 16/03/2017 - Executive

Effective from: 21/03/2017

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