Community asset transfer - Dean Road Cemetery Chapel

Asset The Chapel in Dean Road Cemetery, Scarborough
Organisation applying Friends of Dean Road and Manor Road Cemetery
Date of application December 2012
Brief outline of proposal To restore the building for community use, with a commercial partner occupying part of the building as an anchor tenant. To develop a multi-functional community space for use by community groups, schools etc. Educational materials relating to the cemetery will also be developed and made available for community use. The project will contribute towards the wider improvement of the cemetery, enhancing the appearance of the building and the area and reducing anti-social behaviour. The building will be fully accessible.
Update December 2014 Work to develop business plan ongoing.