News

25 January 2024
Driveway Repaired!

A serious sinkhole had occured on the west entrance to the car park, which needed investigation and remedial work. The contractor used was Sippy Construction, who reported: "The neighbouring gully and pipework has been replaced with new.  The existing gully was completely blocked, once jetted out, a camera survey was carried out on the surrounding pipes and […]

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25 January 2024
Roofing Works Completed!

Following some substantial work carried out by local contractor TJ Smith & Son, the works have finally been completed! The works involved the re-waterprrofing of several parapets on the East and West parts of the building where the joints had broken down, which were subequently covered with lead, which should provide a long term solution. […]

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5 January 2024
Lift out of action for maintenance on Wednesday, 10 January 2024

Please note that the lift is likely to be out of action for most of the day on Wednesday, 10 January 2024. Current work includes upgrading the phone to GSM, the fitting of two new pit buffers and pit props to be treated for corrosion. New LED upgraded lighting for the lift well is due […]

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5 January 2024
Rear Car Park likely to be blocked for Roofing Works on Monday, 8 January 2024

Following roofing works at the front of the building, our contractors, TJ Smith, are planning to undertake further works at the rear of the building on Monday, 8 January 2024. The use of their "cherry picker" may mean that the rear car park may not be accessible for much of the day. We will try […]

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27 December 2023
Rear Car Park Emergency Works 2 & 3 January 2024

During December, a rock-fall occurred on our rear car park, which had initially affected Car Park Space 14. Since then, Teignbridge District Council have taken an active interest in what had happened, mainly due to them being the landowner at the top of the cliff (it is not currently known who, if anyone owns the […]

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6 December 2023
Rock Fall at Great Cliff!

A rock fall in the rear car park occurred at Great Cliff on 5th December 2023. Fortunately, no one was hurt, and a car had mainly superficial damage. The netting prevented much more serious damage, but this will need to be put back in place after the mess has been cleared up. With the extreme […]

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1 December 2023
Paul Guest joins new Board structure at Great Cliff!

An Appointment General Meeting was held at the Marine Tavern on 30 November 2023, where three of the existing Directors offered themselves for re-election, plus a new appointee from Flat 3 - Paul Guest. All four Directors were duly elected by the members present in addition to six proxy votes. All four Directors appreciate the […]

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6 October 2023
Sunken Driveway Reappeared...!

Despite previous attempts to resolve our driveway from sinking on the west side entrance, the problem has reoccurred! One of the driveway bricks has even disappeared into the hole itself, making this a safety hazard. The matter has been reported to Crown who organised a site survey which confirmed that the drainage pipework had remained […]

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19 September 2023
Appointment/Re-appointment of Directors

During September 2023, the Leaseholders of Great Cliff (Dawlish) Ltd passed a Special Resolution to amend the Articles of Association by deleting and replacing Article 19. The main points concerning the election of Directors are as follows:

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19 September 2023
Date for Appointment General Meeting 2023: Thursday, 30 November 2023

A General Meeting was held on Wednesday, 13 September 2023 at 10.30am at The Marine Tavern, 2 Marine Parade, Dawlish, Devon, EX7 9DJ. Leaseholders were asked to consider and vote on a Special Resolution to amend the Articles of Association by deleting and replacing Article 19 which was passed unaminously. This will allow a procedure […]

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28 August 2023
Damp Proofing Works Required following Surveyor's Report - Update...!

Following damp issues reported at Flats 20 & 23, Croft Surveyors were instructed to investigate the problem. It was found that leaks were likely to be occurring in the single ply membranes lining the parapet box gutters with the need to re-waterproof and replace decayed timber boards beneath. A quotation for the works has been […]

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26 July 2023
Third Floor Balcony Refurbished!

The third floor has been refurbished with painted balcony railings and grey sealant paint on the floor areas. This completes the waterproofing works carried out on the floor above, includintg the new balcony ceiling areas, which were carried out in 2022. This latest work was carried out by Steve Toney and was completed during July […]

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