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Had he been able to do so he would have tripled the size of the property possibly providing him with a £30 million uplift in value.
It could well be that one of the drivers for Mr Graham's decision to back off was down to the Council's clever idea of ensuring that he provided affordable housing.
It seems unbelievable that Mr Graham's advisers, Bell Cornwell, did not see the potential of this stumbling block.
So poor-well, not literally-Mr G has had to fork out unnecessary hundreds of thousands to his advisers when they should have foreseen the development would not pass the volume test....and we don't even consider their inability to sort out a satisfactory road management plan.