Decision details

National Heritage Lottery Project Prioritisation - Stoke Park and Temple Church and gardens

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve a grant application for works at Stoke Park and Temple Park.



  1. Approved the submission of an Expression of Interest as the first stage in a grant application to National Lottery Heritage Fund for the restoration of Stoke Park as detailed in the report.
  2. Noted that, if successful, a further report will be brought back to Cabinet in November 2021 to approve the submission of a ‘Development Phase’ grant application on or before the 29th November 2021.
  3. Approved, if successful, the use of approximately £741k match funding from the Stoke Park dowry (inc. post implementation ranger costs).
  4. Approved the decision to support the Temple Church project without any commitment to funding.


Report author: Stephen Peacock

Publication date: 13/07/2021

Date of decision: 13/07/2021

Decided at meeting: 13/07/2021 - Cabinet

Effective from: 23/07/2021

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