Birmingham Scientology HQ Recommended For Approval

Birmingham City Council are due to discuss the proposed conversion of a mansion house in the city being converted in a Church of Scientology headquarters, the BBC have reported.

It is understood that the £6m conversion plan of the the Grade II listed Pitmaston House in Moor Green Lane, Moseley, has been recommended for approval.

The church bought the building for £4.2m in 2007, but it has remained empty since.

According to the BBC the new HQ would be used for religious services, contain around 40 offices and be a recruit centre for new members.

The council received 10 letters objecting to the proposed conversion.


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