Planning Consent on a Former University Hall of Residence for 34 Dwellings

The Task

We were instructed by the University of Reading to manage the application process in respect of Wells Hall, Upper Redlands Road – previously in use as a hall of residence, but now surplus to University requirements. Reading Borough Council were seeking 50% affordable housing.

The Outcome

Outline planning permission was issued for 34 dwellings with the affordable housing provision reduced on viability grounds to 17.5%.

Planning application reference 12/01008/OUT.

Chris Newman

Added by

Chris Newman

BSc (Hons) MRICS

Search News & Deals

Latest Tweets

  • Now Available: Unit 19 Headley Park 10, Headley Road East Woodley #Reading. 3,711 sq ft #ToLet #Industrial… days ago
  • Now Available: 35-37 St Mary's Butts. Ground floor retail unit of 1,436 sq ft. #Reading #ForSale #Retail… days ago
  • Now Available: 142-144, Whitley Wood Lane. Up to 4,425.905 sq ft. #Reading #ForSale #Development… weeks ago