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Officer Decisions

Strategic Business Services Manager - Matthew Jones

Summary of Matter or Issue Requiring Decision:

Proposed purchase of 85.45 acres of agricultural land at Lee, Near Marwood, North Devon

Decision Taken:

Approval to authorise NPS SW Ltd (DCCs Property Services Provider) to bid for and agree terms and conditions for the purchase of the land set out above.

Summary of Reason(s) for Decision Taken:

An opportunity has arisen for DCC to purchase agricultural land adjoining an existing DCC farmstead. The land has recently been marketed for sale in two lots through an agent and will be sold by auction on 15 July 2016.

Details of any conflict of interest and dispensation granted to the Officer taking the decision or by any Member of the Council in delegating responsibility for any specific express delegation:


Contact for enquiries/further information:
Matthew Jones, Strategic Property Manager. Tel: 01392 383000
Decision Date:
7 July 2016

A copy of this decision and any supporting documentation considered by the Officer taking this decision may also be made available or inspection by the public at the Council’s Offices or posted upon payment of any copying and postage charges. Any member of the public wishing to take up either of these options is asked to please ring 01392 382888 or email: