Home / Health & Social Care / Premium / Rolling news / EXCLUSIVE: Cornwall’s secret plan to raise more than £11 million by selling hospitals – building 206 houses instead EXCLUSIVE: Cornwall’s secret plan to raise more than £11 million by selling hospitals – building 206 houses instead Posted By theboss on 8th February 2019 By Graham Smith The sale of Cornwall’s community health facilities is expected to bag £11.17 million, according to NHS England. The sites will be used to build 206 houses. The… To view the rest of this article, please subscribe to Cornwall Reports Related Posts Cornwall Council wants to cut another £98 million by 202328th September 2018 By Graham Smith Cornwall Council’s ruling Liberal Democrat-Independent administration is aiming to… Call for fire-preventing sprinklers to be fitted to all new homes built by Cornwall Council14th November 2017By Rashleigh MacFarlaneThe 1,000 new homes to be built by Cornwall Council over… Cornwall Reports invites readers to commentCornwall Reports welcomes comments from readers. Readers must be logged in to the website. Comments… Royal Cornwall Show boost to charitiesTwo charities have been given official status at the 2017 Royal Cornwall Show. Cornwall Air… This article has 2 comments So the properties and their environs are to be sold. £11.6 millions gross is received. Cornwall Council receives £11.17 millions net and is then able to build 206 houses at a total cost of £54,223 for each dwelling. Land and build costs of £54,223 for each dwelling? Where in Cornwall are they going to be able to “articulate” this? Closing hospitals is an utter disgrace. Our population goes up but the civil servants wish to get rid of hospitals which the public need as a convenience near to where they live, and not have to travel fifteen, twenty or more miles to get to a hospital. Are these people trying to kill all the real people off, so as their rich chums can have even more holiday homes. Comments are closed.