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Castle Green & Station St, Bishops Castle, Shropshire, SY9


Property Description

Key features

  • Unique Building Opportunity
  • Comprising 2 Town Sites
  • 6 Affordable Homes
  • 4 Open Market Houses
  • A Single Building Plot
  • Barn For Conversion
  • 1 House Build Contract
  • Full Planning Consents

Full description

A unique and exciting development opportunity comprising two distinct sites located in this popular market town. Comprises a Greenfield site of 6 affordable dwellings at Castle Green on the edge of town and a Brownfield site of 4 open market dwellings, a single building plot, a detached barn for conversion and a valuable building contract for one substantial dwelling, all off Station Street in the centre of town.

General Remarks

Located in this very popular market town are these two sites which have full planning consent for residential development. Linked by the planning permission and a Section 106 agreement the site comprises a parcel of land extending to around half an acre with direct road access at Castle Green which is a Greenfield situated on the edge of the town with superb views over open countryside and towards the Long Mynd range. The other site lies within the heart of the town adjacent to School Lane and Station Street with all services close at hand.

Castle Green

Planning exists for the erection of 6 houses in two blocks of three. These new houses are subject to a Section 106 agreement which states they are to be occupied by eligible and qualifying residents. The dwellings will be divided as follows:
3 discounted equity units will be available for sale to qualifying local people or to a registered social landlord and subject to a formula price and conditions.
The remaining 3 units will be available to rent and transferred to a registered social landlord and again will be subject to local occupancy criteria.

Station Street

At this town centre site the planning permits the creation of a terrace of 4 open market houses. The detailed plans are available for inspection and provide 4 attractive units with three bedrooms, lounge, kitchen/diner, one or two bathrooms, W.C., garden and allocated parking. They will occupy a convenient town position close to amenities but away from the High Street.

House Building Contract

The vendor has consent for a large detached family house on land adjoining the Station Street site and uses the same access. A build contract for this 3000 square feet dwelling is available and will be overseen by the vendors building surveyor. The purchaser will be invited to tender a fixed price lump sum contract for the construction of this dwelling.

Single Building Plot & Barn

Approached off School Lane and on adjacent land lies a building plot granted by virtue of the aforementioned consent notice. Plans provide for a detached 3 bedroom dwelling with modest garden and allocated parking. To the front of this is a substantial traditional building which also has detailed consent for its conversion to a well proportioned family house.

Planning Permission

Detailed consent was granted for the main development on 10th June 2008, Ref: 1/08/20452/F. A copy of the planning permission, the approved plans and the Section 106 Agreement are available for inspection by interested parties at the agent's office.


Most towns' services are available on site or close by.

Additional Properties

The vendor of both sites is also offering for sale his substantial house and retail business premises, which adjoins the town centre site and may be of interest to developers and is described as follows:

36 High Street

A substantial mixed retail and residential traditional building offering a large street frontage retail area together with comfortable and spacious 6 bedroom residence over three floors with potential for further development of retail units or flats subject to planning.


Strictly by appointment with the agents: Halls, 43 Church Street, Bishops Castle, Shropshire SY9 5AD. Telephone: 01588 638755.

Halls Holdings Ltd and any joint agents for themselves, and for the Vendor of the property whose Agents they are, give notice that: (i) These particulars are produced in good faith, are set out as a general guide only and do not constitute any part of a contract (ii) No person in the employment of or any agent of or consultant to Halls Holdings has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property (iii) Measurements, areas and distances are approximate, Floor plans and photographs are for guidance purposes only (photographs are taken with a wide angled / zoom lenses) and dimensions shapes and precise locations may differ (iv) It must not be assumed that the property has all the required planning or building regulation consents. Halls Holdings Ltd, Halls Holdings House, Bowmen Way, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, Shropshire SY4 3DR. Registered in England 06597073.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 February 2012

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