Care home’s 60 jobs bid for town centre
A major care home creating 60 jobs is planned for the site of a small Troon software company.
Maidsafe have occupied an office as tenants on the 0.79 acre spot at Templehill for years.
But they are now looking for a smaller base in Prestwick.
An East Kilbride based company Nor t h c a re ( Scotland) and run by William and Margaret Sawers and family is behind the new 50- roomed development.
The company, which posted profits of nearly £ 1 million last year on, already run four homes and is opening a fifth in the spring.
They say the new home in Troon would create 60 jobs and include a cinema, visitor cafe and a beauty salon.
Northcare has published plans of a T- shaped block of two wings with between 12 and 13 bedrooms on each floor.
The front facade onto Templehill is planned as a three storey with balconies overlooking the street.
Proposals 60 jobs are propsed for new care home in Troon