Decision details

Purchase of land of 0.486 acres at 151 Bute Street, Butetown, Cardiff, CF10 5HQ

Decision Maker: Director of Economic Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


Appendices 2 & 3 of the report are not for publication as they contain exempt information of the description in paragraph 14 of Part 4 and paragraph 21 of part 5 of Schedule 12A of the Local Government Act 1972.


Agreed: that the Council purchase land of 0.486 acres, being the cleared site of the former Brandon Tool Hire showroom & warehouse at 151 Bute Street, Butetown, Cardiff, CF10 5HQ, at a price confirmed by the independent valuation as outlined in the attached report (Appendix 2 confidential- not for publication) and on terms agreed by the Head of Property, Strategic Estates, and OM Principal Solicitor, Legal Services.


Reasons for the decision:

To secure the property as it provides a development site that will deliver a new Community Living older person housing scheme as part of the council plans to build 1,000 new council homes.


Publication date: 03/08/2020

Date of decision: 30/07/2020

Effective from: 13/08/2020