Planning Permission Success for a Premium Care Home on land in Crawley, West Sussex

Care Home in Crawley, West Sussex - CGI

Planning Permission Success for Land in Crawley: Muller Property Group’s planning application for a new care home on land off Balcombe Road to the North East of Crawley has been allowed on appeal by Crawley Borough Council.


Approved Development Plans

Muller Property Group received outline planning approval from Crawley Borough Council to demolish an existing residential dwelling and outbuildings to redevelop the site into a state-of-the-art care home. This new facility will accommodate up to 64 residents, offering en-suite wetroom facilities, ample car parking, and beautifully landscaped gardens.


Ideal Location

The care home is strategically situated in the North East of Crawley, South East of Gatwick Airport, nestled between the M23 motorway and a convenient railway line. Crawley, a vibrant town in West Sussex, just 28 miles south of London, 18 miles north of Brighton and Hove, and 32 miles north-east of Chichester. Spanning 17.36 square miles, Crawley boasts a population of 106,000, making it a bustling yet welcoming community.


Accessible and Convenient

The care home is easily accessible by both road and rail. The nearest station, Gatwick Airport Station, provides direct links to London and Brighton. Additionally, a bus service just 300 meters from the site connects to central Crawley and Gatwick Airport Station, ensuring hassle-free commutes for visitors and staff alike.


Comprehensive Facilities and Services

The new care home will offer a range of premium amenities designed to enhance the quality of life for the residents and support the local community:

  • 64 Additional Bedrooms: These new accommodations will help meet the Local Authority’s housing targets.
  • Community Impact: By moving into the care home, residents will free up larger homes in the area for local families.
  • Quality Living: Purpose-built accommodations will significantly improve residents’ well-being and continuing care.
  • Employment Opportunities: The facility will create a variety of new jobs, primarily for local residents.
  • Sustainability: The building will adhere to high sustainability standards, promoting energy-efficient living.


Exceptional Amenities

Residents will enjoy numerous top-tier amenities, including:

  • Contemporary café
  • Hair and beauty salon
  • Multiple communal lounges and dining rooms on each floor
  • Activity and therapy rooms
  • Private dining areas
  • Winter gardens
  • Cinema
  • Private and secure garden areas with a central courtyard garden 


Thoughtful Design

The care home’s design aims to minimise the impact on surrounding properties while creating a bright, modern, and inviting environment for residents. The thoughtful layout ensures privacy, comfort, and a welcoming atmosphere for future residents.



The new care home in Crawley is more than just a residence; it’s a community hub that promises to enhance the lives of its residents and contribute positively to the local area. With its prime location, comprehensive facilities, and commitment to sustainability, it stands as a testament to modern, compassionate, and forward-thinking residential care.



Muller Property Group are now looking for a development partner to bring forward the Care Home. 

Find our more details about the development here or contact
Julie Doherty: