Issue details

Approval of ransom strip value to facilitate development at the A1/A605 junction within Huntingdonshire – KEY/20JUN22/01

Newlands development have proposed a development within HDC. However, to enable a larger development, the developer requires an area of CRA land, within PCC ownership, to be enhanced and enable planning permission. The land is therefore a ransom strip and a figure has been negotiated with the developer.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Orton Waterville;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 20/05/2022

Anticipated restriction: Part exempt  - View reasons

Decision due: 20 Jun 2022 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Marco Cereste, Cabinet Member for Climate Change, Planning, Housing and Transport

Lead director: Executive Director People and Communities Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Councils

Department: Place and Economy

Contact: Felicity Paddick, Manager - Estates and Valuation Email: Tel: 07801 910971.

Consultation process

Consultation has been carried out with the Interim Head of Property, external valuers 

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee


  • It is not anticipated that there will be any documents other than the report and relevant appendices to be published.