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South of Shittlehope Burn, Stanhope, Bishop Auckland, County Durham

Guide Price £199,950

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

• Development site for 3 No. detached dwellings • Outline planning consent • 3 No. detached dwellings • Potential to reduce the number of dwellings on the site • Site extends to 0.1 Ha (0.25 Ac) • Quiet rural location • Fully serviced ready for connection • Close proximity to the A689 and regional road network • Ideally placed for local amenities • Available as a whole or as individual plots.

The Area
Located in the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the outskirts of Stanhope, the site provides an outstanding location for rural living.

Stanhope boasts a wide range of day to day facilities including doctor and dental surgeries, primary school, petrol station, public houses and a number of other local businesses.

The close by market towns of Consett and Bishop Auckland can be reached in less than 30 minutes by car and offer a more comprehensive range of supermarkets, professional services, schooling up to the age of 18, colleges and additional leisure facilities.

Newcastle, Durham and Darlington can be reached in under an hour by car each having a mainline train station offering national links. Newcastle International Airport provides both domestic and international flights and is within 50 minutes by car.

The Property
The property comprises a development site to the south of Shittlehope Burn Farm with outline planning consent for the erection of 3 no. detached dwellings, which is ideally situated just off the A689 to the east of Stanhope.

The site has the benefit of outline planning permission meaning the purchaser has the scope to place their own stamp on the development through submitting a reserved matters application.

Property ref: 121_1601_2457267

Sales Particulars 
We have taken reasonable care to prepare sale particulars that correctly and collectively describe the property, however the particulars are based upon information supplied by or on behalf of the seller and we are not responsible for any errors.

The particulars must not be relied upon and do not form part of any contract between the vendor and the purchaser.

Tenure and Possession 
The property is sold freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Rights and Easements 
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, water, drainage, water courses, and other easements, quasi or reputed easements and other rights of adjoining owners if any, affecting the same and all existing or proposed wayleaves or other matters registered by any competent authority subject to statute.

Mains water, electricity and drainage are available on site for connection of supply.

Viewing of the property is by appointment only with the selling agent.

Vendors Solicitors 
Smith Roddam
Corner Chambers
Market Place
Co Durham
DL15 8NE

Tel: 01388 762564

Local Authority 
Durham County Council
County Hall

The site benefits from outline planning consent issued by Durham County Council, planning reference 3/2009/0304 which was approved on the 18th June 2010.

A full set of the planning documentation is available upon request from the agent.

From the centre of Stanhope, travel east along the A689 towards Frosterley and Wolsingham. After leaving Stanhope, take the first right hand turn as indicated by a George F White for sale board. Continue along the lane and the property is situated on the right hand side as indicated by the second George F White for sale board.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
03 February 2012

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