The Former Spires Academy



On the instructions of Kent County Council

Residential development site with detailed planning for 80 units comprising a mixture of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom houses

Unconditional offers invited for the freehold interest to be made in writing by the closing date of 12 noon on Friday 22nd April 2016


The site is located east of Canterbury (5 miles) in the village of Westbere.  The area is sparsely developed with woodland to the west and a residential properties to the south and east.

The site is roughly rectangular in shape, has a level topography and is approximately 2.44 hectares / 6 acres in size.

Canterbury City Council granted detailed planning consent on the 7th April 2015 for the demolition of the former Spires Academy and the construction of 80 houses on the site (planning reference: CA/13/02349/FUL).

There are larger reports and planning information such as the Design & Access Statement that are too large to upload to the website, but these can be viewed via the Canterbury City Council planning portal.

Contact : Graeme Dowd