Here is a brief history of the proposals to build a care home on the site of 1 Pullen’s Lane. Click here for a location map (the site boundaries are approximate).
March 2014 – Developers Carebase submit a planning application for a 55-bed care home at 1 Pullen’s Lane.
August 2014 – Planning permission refused. East Area Planning Committee said it did not fit with the area’s “rural tranquility”.
Jan 2016 – Frontier Estates submit a new planning application also for a 55-bed care home on the same site.
May 2016 – Frontier withdraw their application.
Sept 2016 – Frontier announce revised plans will submitted to Oxford Design Review Panel before submitting a formal planning application before the end of the year.
April 2018 – Frontier’s planning application validated and published on Oxford City Council website on 30 Apr 2018, reference 18/00870/FUL.
November 2018 – The application was refused by the East Area Planning Committee.