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Land for Sale in Chard, Somerset

Residential Development Land for sale Chard

Residential Development Land for Sale in Chard

Guide Price: UNDER OFFER

Size: 1.90 acres

Land Type: Residential Development

Planning Permission: Allocated in Local Plan

Land Designation: Brownfield

Seller Last Active: Within the last 30 months

Summary: RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY, 0.77 Ha (1.90 acres) - FOR SALE FREEHOLD Major Edge of Town Centre Opportunity Close to Tesco Superstore and Local Town Facilities Local Plan allocation Residential Capacity circa 40 dwellings / Care Home Uses (Subject to Planning) Residential Planning Consent (in part) Predominantly former horticultural land Potential to Extend East Street frontage

Additional Information: Site Description / Opportunity: The site provides ideal opportunity for residential, care home or similar use development, accessed off East Street through the site of the old Wool Store. Current uses / buildings on site include a former wool store building with additional storage and yard to the rear, together with further greenfield land. Access is currently obtained adjacent no. 12 East Street and an extant planning consent provides for a main means of access into the development site via the former wool store. The vendor also owns nos. 12 14 East Street (Grade II Listed) providing potential to extend the opportunity along East Street. Opportunity might also exist to facilitate enhanced access / highway works /additional development through adjoining land holdings subject to separate negotiation (all enquires through Thomas Lister). Tenure: The site is presently within the freehold ownership of the vendor. Planning: The site is identified as forming part of a key development opportunity within the Chard Regeneration Framework (CRF), forming part of the recently adopted (March 2015) Local Plan. Proposals for the wider site include for residential-led mixed-use redevelopment. On-going and active liaison with SSDC Planning Officers provides an understanding of highways requirements and opportunities arising in relation to highway improvements proposed through the Core Strategy. Part of the site has the benefit of planning consent for the construction of 14 apartments and additional means of vehicular access into the site direct off East Street. Masterplan: A Masterplan has been prepared which illustrates a 40 unit residential scheme that is substantially compliant with the Local Plan. Site Area: Circa 0.77 Ha (1.90 acres) EPC: An EPC is available in relation to the Former Wool Store.

Directions: The site presents a residential development opportunity situated immediately to the east of Chard Town Centre, almost adjacent to the Tesco Superstore. Local facilities including national retail chain stores, sports facilities as well as the Community Hospital are all close to hand. This high profile development site is located to the south of and benefits from frontage and access direct onto the A30.

Features Include:

  • Vehicular Right of Access to Site
  • Pedestrian Right of Access to Site
  • Buildings on Site
  • Water Supplied to Site
  • Electricity Supplied to Site

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