Decision details

Potential Heritage Lottery Fund Bid for Temple Newsam Estate

Reference: D46262

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The Director of Communities and Environment submitted a report outlining the prospect of a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) led bid to restore key features at Temple Newsam Estate, which was aimed at  enabling visitors to better engage with how the site had developed over many hundreds of years, as well as securing the heritage features for future generations.


Members welcome the proposals detailed within the submitted report.



(a)  That the following be approved:-

(i)  The submission of a bid to the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) ‘Heritage Grants’ programme;

(ii)  The injection of £100k into Capital Scheme No. 32890, together with associated ‘authority to spend’ in order to support the bid submission;


(b)  That it be noted that the Chief Officer (Parks and Countryside) is responsible for the implementation of such matters, with the initial deadline of August 2018 to consider round 1 submissions also being noted;


(c)  That agreement be given to a future report being brought to Executive Board outlining detailed arrangements and match funding proposals, should the bid be successful.

Wards Affected: Temple Newsam;

Publication date: 12/02/2018

Date of decision: 07/02/2018

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2018 - Executive Board

Effective from: 17/02/2018

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