Search

Revealed: Sale of Golders Green police station made £5.3million

PUBLISHED: 15:00 11 July 2014

Mayor of London Boris Johnson

Mayor of London Boris Johnson

Archant

A former police station that was axed by the Mayor of London last year has been sold for £5.3million.

Golders Green Police Station was closed on June 24 last year, the same day that Hampstead Police Station was shut down.

The former station in Finchley Road, Golders Green, was one of 32 police buildings that were sold off in the financial year 2013/2014, raising a total of £124.5million.

The Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) said it will be converted for residential or community use.

Mayor of London Boris Johnson said: “I pledged to deliver savings from the police estate in the face of unprecedented budget pressures and without compromising on resourcing for frontline policing.

“As a direct benefit of shedding under-utilised sites, we are freeing up tens of millions of pounds to maintain police officer numbers and to generate savings to invest in the future.”

MOPAC declined to reveal how much it made from the sale of Hampstead station in Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead, to the Department for Education, although the figure will be published at some stage in the future.

Latest Hampstead & Highgate News Stories

33 minutes ago

A community desperately trying to protect a Highgate nature reserve from traffic has slammed the council for offering developers a temporary licence to drive lorries over Parkland Walk.

Yesterday, 16:53

Hampstead and Kilburn MP Tulip Siddiq has confirmed she is safe and well after a suspected terrorist attack near the Houses of Parliament.

Yesterday, 14:52

The Golders Green war memorial, designed without a crucifix because of the Jewish population in the area who had lost loved ones, could be knocked down and moved elsewhere.

Yesterday, 13:45

A group of fearless Coleridge Primary School students have taken a public speaking competition by storm.

Yesterday, 11:54

Channing School has been getting the dads on board as part of an awareness campaign to eradicate gender inequality in the workplace.

Tue, 19:34

Violent disorder with weapons in Queen’s Crescent has led to a dispersal zone authorisation.

Tue, 14:45

A new three-storey block of cut-price flats designed for young people earning less than £90,000 a year has been unveiled.

Tue, 13:25

A woman and two men have been jailed for a total of 11 years for their part in a criminal network that supplied drugs at “chemsex” parties.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read Hampstead & Highgate news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

The Ham&High has teamed up with Weber® to celebrate the launch of its innovative Genesis® II collection at Weber® World at Sunshine Garden Centre in London.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Hampstead & Highgate Express
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now