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New £150 million mullin motor museum proposed for cotswold.
Mullin automotive museum cotswolds. Foster + partners has won outline planning permission for a divisive £130 million car museum in the cotswolds countryside. Edgars is providing the planning consultancy services and helping to reach peter mullin’s vision to provide a unique cultural destination. Why now, why this and why the cotswolds?
The mullin automotive park has been designed by sir norman foster and the architect’s drawings look absolutely fantastic. Mullin already owns the prestigious mullin automotive museum in oxnard, california, and has long been seeking to open a uk version near chipping norton in west oxfordshire. Mullin automotive park at enstone airfield is designed as a collection of buildings forming a crescent within a parkland site.
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The backers of the mullin at great tew, the proposed museum in england’s cotswolds that would house part of peter mullin’s car collection, won approval to go ahead with their plans. The mullin automotive park will be situated over 63 hectares at the disused enstone airfield near chipping norton in the cotswolds, uk. So why a museum in the cotswolds, of all place?
The broader scheme will include 28 holiday homes and a corporate hospitality centre. West oxfordshire district council’s planning committee backed the creation of the mullin automotive park at enstone airfield in line with planning officer recommendation. Mullin automotive park at enstone airfield is designed as a collection of buildings forming a crescent within a parkland site.
If approved, the cotswolds showroom will be mr mullin’s second, after the 50,000sq ft mullin automotive museum he opened in oxnard, california, some 70 miles west of his birth town of pasadena. The driving centre, which would be based at enstone airfield, received outline. He also chairs the petersen automotive museum in los angeles.
A site had been chosen in great tew in the scenic cotswolds, where a 160 acres location was chosen for the new museum building (to be called ‘the mullin at great tew’), a hotel, 28 lodges, and possibly a demonstration track. The museum, close to chipping norton and the soho farmhouse members club, will look at the past and the future of motoring. According to octane magazine, automotive museum mogul peter mullin plans to open a new museum in england.
However west oxfordshire district council has already received 170 letters objecting to the mullin automotive museum with one resident writing: A £150m car museum is set to be built in west oxfordshire after councillors gave the project the green light. For the full news release, please click here.