Decision details

Community Asset Transfers - Wigton Pool, Kirkland former Highways Depot and Shap Sports Hall and Old Courthouse

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

Approve or not Community Asset Transfer on surplus council assets as detailed in the report

Decisions:

The Corporate Director – Resources presented a report which presented a number of proposals seeking the transfer of Council assets in order to secure, improve and maintain land and property for the benefit of the local communities.

 

Mr Hughes in attendance as the local member for Shap spoke in support of the community’s proposals for the former sports hall site and Old Courthouse, Main Street, Shap.

 

Members were asked to agree that the assets were transferred as set out in the report.

 

RESOLVED,    that

 

                           (1)       the freehold transfer of Wigton Pool, Stony Banks, Wigton as set out in the Officer Assessment at Appendix A to Wigton Baths Trust on detailed terms to be agreed by the Corporate Director of Resources in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, subject to clarification that any remaining legal and property issues are resolved be agreed;

 

                           (2)       the transfer of the Former Highways Depot at Kirkland, Lamplugh as set out in the Officer Assessment at Appendix B to Lamplugh Parish Council on detailed terms to be agreed by the Corporate Director of Resources and in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, subject to clarification that any remaining legal and property issues are resolved be agreed;

 

                           (3)       the transfer of the former Sports Hall site and Old Courthouse, Main Street, Shap as set out in the Officer Assessment at Appendix C to Shap Community Building Group on detailed terms to be agreed by the Corporate Director of Resources and in consultation with the Cabinet Member for Economic Development and Property, subject to clarification that any remaining legal and property issues are resolved be agreed.

 

Report author: Georgina Ternent

Publication date: 23/12/2014

Date of decision: 18/12/2014

Decided at meeting: 18/12/2014 - Cabinet

Effective from: 03/01/2015

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