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Jones Lang LaSalle secures outline planning for Thales site, Wells

188 new homes to be built under redevelopment plans

Bristol, 29 August 2012 - Jones Lang LaSalle has secured outline planning consent for a new housing development at the Thales facility in Wells, Somerset.

The 13 acre former research and development facility will be redeveloped for housing with the indicative layout demonstrating 188 two - five bedroom homes.
A resolution to grant consent for the Wookey Hole Road site was unanimously approved by Mendip District Council Planning Board.
Kevin Hunt, planning consultant at Jones Lang LaSalle said: “The Thales site offers an exciting opportunity for developers to deliver 188 much-needed new homes for the city of Wells.
“We are confident this is a development that will offer real benefits to the community of Wells and help support growth.”

The site is now being marketed by the Bristol office of Jones Lang LaSalle.  For further information please contact Kevin Hunt or Paddy Sykes of Jones Lang LaSalle:  0117 928 1647 01179281640