Land for sale

Whites Wood Lane, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

Sold STC 1.6 ac. | £300,000

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  • 1.6 acres (0.65 hectares)

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Residential Development Opportunity - Approximately 1.6 acres (0.64 hectares) - Outline planning permission for residential development - 25% Affordable Housing requirement - No s106 contributions - Offered on behalf of Lincolnshire County Council

Location - Gainsborough, with a population of circa 21,000, is a market town in Lincolnshire located approximately 14 miles south
of Scunthorpe, 15 miles north west of Lincoln and 17 miles south east of Doncaster. The town is situated on the east bank
of the River Trent at the meeting point of the east-west A631 (providing access to the A1(M) to the west), the A159 (providing
access to the M180 to the north) and the A159. The town is served by two railway stations, Gainsborough Central and Lea Road, proving routes to Sheffield, Doncaster, Lincoln and Grimsby.

Gainsborough has a traditional town centre around Market Place with a mix of national and local retailers including WHSmith and Boots. Just to the east of the town centre is the Marshalls Yard retail development with an extensive modern range of shops including Browns department store, Next, Laura Ashley and M&S Simply Food.

The Former Beckett School site is situated on the southern side of Whites Wood Lane approximately 100 metres to the east of
its junction with Theaker Avenue.

Description - A clear, level and vacant site comprising land formerly used as The Beckett School. The former school buildings were
demolished in 2011.

Site Area - Approximately 1.6 acres (0.64 hectare).

Planning - Outline planning permission was granted by West Lindsey District Council on 25 October 2013 (ref 130433) for residential
development with means of access to be considered and not reserved (replacing extant planning permission ref 126103).
Condition 13 of the consent stipulates no fewer than 25% of the total number of dwellings constructed upon the site are to be
allocated as affordable housing.

Services - We understand that mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are available for connection to the site. Interested parties should make their own enquiries of service providers.

Tenure - Freehold with vacant possession.

Easements, Wayleaves & Rights Of Way - The land will be sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing easements, wayleaves and rights of way.

Guide Price - £300,000. Offers are invited for consideration.

Vat - We understand that VAT will not be applicable to the sale price.

Legal Costs - Each party is to be responsible for their own legal costs.

Viewing - For further information or to arrange a viewing please contact sole agents JHWalter:

Andrew France BSc (Hons) MRICS
01522 504319 / 07795 657792
andrewfrance@jhwalter.co.uk
John Elliott BSc (Hons) MRICS ACIArb MNAVA
01522 504304
johnelliott@jhwalter.co.uk

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21 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Gainsborough Central (0.3 mi)
  • Gainsborough Lea Road (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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JHWalter, Lincoln

1 Mint Lane, Lincoln, LN1 1UD

03339 873645 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Gainsborough Central (0.3 mi)
  • Gainsborough Lea Road (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

JHWalter, Lincoln

1 Mint Lane, Lincoln, LN1 1UD

03339 873645 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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