Benefits

AN EXTENSION OF THE LOCAL COMMUNITY

HOUSING

  • Address a pressing need for specialist accommodation for older people in the local area.
  • Contribute towards the Council’s housing supply shortfall.
  • Free up other sectors of the housing market by releasing much-needed family housing.
  • Provide modern, purpose-built key worker accommodation for doctors and nurses.

HOSPITAL INVESTMENT/SUPPORT & HEALTHCARE

  • Regenerate a redundant site and optimise the use of the land to create a new area of productive and attractive townscape.
  • Facilitate significant investment into existing facilities at Epsom Hospital.
  • Support the local hospital through the provision of transitional care service.
  • Improve wellbeing and social interaction, offering better health outcomes and reducing healthcare costs.
  • Integrate the care facilities into the local community.

DESIGN & URBAN PLANNING

  • Deliver an exemplar scheme in terms of design, the standard of facilities and in the provision of support and care.
  • Support the creation of a mixed and balanced community that addresses intergenerational needs and aspiration.