Decision details

Transfer of Land Adjacent to School Lodge Matson Lane to Gloucester City Homes

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To consider the proposed disposal of land to Gloucester City Homes (GCH) in return for the freehold of School Lodge for leasing to Together in Matson for a community building.




(1)    the transfer of land adjacent to School Lodge, Matson Lane to Gloucester City Homes for them to develop for affordable housing for rent (9 apartments) in exchange for School Lodge is agreed. School Lodge to then be transferred by way of a long lease to Together in Matson for the use as a not for profit community café with Airbnb accommodation above


(2)    the Director of Policy and Resources in conjunction with the Director of Communities is delegated to agree the terms of the sale and long lease.


Report author: Abi Marshall

Publication date: 08/12/2022

Date of decision: 07/12/2022

Decided at meeting: 07/12/2022 - Cabinet

Effective from: 16/12/2022

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