Sheer House

Sheer House complex Planning Application

RVG (Retirement Villages Group) the new owners of the Sheer House site have submitted a planning application to Woking Borough Council.  The application is to make some amendments to the existing outline planning consent which was granted to the previous owners (Altitiude) in 2017. To view detail of the application please click on the following […]

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Sheer House Update July 2020

SHEER HOUSE  UPDATE   July 2020   The positive news is that Retirement Villages Group (“RVG”) have acquired the Sheer House Complex.  RVG are one of the UK’s leading developers of homes for later living and are wholly owned by AXA S.A., a major international insurance group.  Upon the completion of the development the investment in […]

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Sheer House acquired by Retirement Villages Group

Sheer House has now been acquired by Retirement Villages Group, a specialist provider of homes for later living. They intend to ensure the site is redeveloped at the earliest possible opportunity with some minor amendments to the existing consent which was granted in 2017. Please click here to see a press release from RVG which […]

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Sheer House Councillors Statement February 2020

Sheer House Development A Joint Statement from your Local Ward Councillors – 3 rd February 2020 The lack of progress with the development work at the Sheer House site is extremely disappointing. This, along with the gradual deterioration of the buildings is a source of mounting concern to residents, our community groups and of course […]

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Sheer House Latest November 2019

Stephen Tillman from Altitude has this week sent us the following update regarding Sheer House   Dear Thank you for your email and apologies for not getting back sooner. We have taken some time to put together a fuller update from the owner as a number of residents have been asking similar questions. There are […]

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Sheer House latest October 2019

The below is a recent statement from Altitude Real Estate regarding Sheer House. Update on West Byfleet District Centre The owner of West Byfleet District Centre, Prime Finance (West Byfleet), has devoted significant resources in the acquisition and progression of the Sheer House complex to date, culminating in securing the planning permission for the comprehensive […]

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Sheer House Complex – update May 2019

The development manager, Altitude Real Estate has informed us that it has still been unable to find a partner to move the development forward. It has decided to suspend its search for a delivery partner until the UK political situation becomes clearer. Neither Woking Borough Council nor the Forum have the power to influence this […]

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Sheer House complex – March 2019 update

On 21st December 2017 Prime Finance (West Byfleet) sarl, (the land owner) received outline planning consent to demolish all the existing buildings and construct up to 255 apartments above new ground floor retail space with underground car parking. Since then the land owner’s development manager, Altitude Real Estate, has been looking for a delivery partner […]

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Sheer House complex update 28/09/18

Sheer House Update report from the WBNF’s  AGM  on September 28th 2018 After last year’s AGM a Sheer House committee was set up, with members of the West Byfleet Business Association, the Forum and the RA on board.  Stewart Dick as chairman of this committee regularly contacts Stephen Tillman, a director of Altitude, for a […]

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Sheer House – update 16/07/18

Just to remind everyone, Altitude Real Estate Company Limited (“Altitude”) obtained outline planning consent subject to S106 agreement from Woking Borough Council Planning Committee on 21st December 2017. Since that outline planning approval there has been little progress and residents are understandably concerned and frustrated that retail outlets are closing while no detailed planning application […]

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