Heythrop College

23-24 Kensington Square, London, W8 5HH
Kensington and Chelsea

Reinstatement of three townhouses (Class C3), (part of 23 and 24 Kensington Square); refurbishment of college building (part of 23 Kensington Square) and use as an extra care facility (Class C2). Demolition of all other buildings on site. Erection of deck over adjacent London Underground line and construction of 5 buildings (ranging between 1 and 8 storeys in height) for use as an extra care facility including units, communal facilities and services areas, community hall and on-site affordable housing and associated access parking, servicing and landscaping. (MAJOR DEVELOPMENT)

Current status: 
Stage 2 statutory referral - Mayor's final decision
Planning authority: 
Kensington and Chelsea
GLA case number: 
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Authority delegated: 

The Mayor delegated the decision to the Deputy Mayor for Planning, Regeneration and Skills.

Date of decision/Mayor's meeting: 
23 April 2019
Completed application
The Deputy Mayor for Planning, Regeneration and Skills has directed the Planning Authority to refuse planning permission.