On 24 August 2016, following nomination by the Parish Council, East Northamptonshire Council Listed the Hare & Hounds as an Asset of Community Value under the Localism Act 2011.
The Council agreed that the property met the definition given in the Act and listed the property on its website. Listing the property as an Asset of Community Value gives local community groups time to raise finance and prepare to bid for it, if they wish to do so, should the asset come up for sale.
Notice has been given that the owner intends to sell this property. .
There will now be a six week interim period which will allow community groups to make a written request to East Northants Council to be treated as a potential bidder for the property.
to read the official notice click below
or for more information see East Northants website Community Right to Bid scheme