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Fordham Road, Isleham

Sold STC £600,000

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Tenure: Freehold

0.56 Hectares (1.38 acres)
Residential Development Land
For Sale by Private Treaty
Offers Invited in the Region of £600,000

LOCATION : The site is situated to the south of the village. Isleham is an historic rural village with a good range of facilities, situated 9 miles to the south-east of Ely and 6 miles to the north-east of Newmarket.

PLANNING : The site is allocated for residential development for approximately 15 dwellings under Policy ISL1 of the East Cambridgeshire Local Plan April 2015.

Development proposals will be expected to:

* Provide an element of affordable housing (currently 30%) as required under Policy HOU3 with priority being given to people in local housing need.

* Provide a mix of dwelling types and sizes to reflect current evidence of current need within Isleham.

* Have particular regard to site layout, building height and soft landscaping to minimise the visual impact of the development from Fordham Road and Station Road.

* Provide safe vehicular access from Fordham Road.

* Provide appropriate evidence of the archaeological potential and significance of the site prior to the submission of a planning application.

* Comply with the other policies of the Local Plan.

SERVICES : Mains water, electricity and drainage are believed to be available. Prospective purchasers are, however, advised to contact the respective Statutory Authorities to confirm the position, capacity and adequacy of such services.

TENURE : Freehold with vacant possession.

PRICE : Offers invited in the region of £600,000., subject to contract and the grant of a satisfactory planning permission.

NOTE : (1) An indicative layout as attached indicates the possibility of up to 20 units upon the site.

(2) The existing access from Fordham Road will require upgrading (widening) and the first 35 metres of the roadway adopted (up to the hammer head).

(3) The path running next to Fordham Road should be moved behind the hedge line in front of the houses shown on the attached layout plan.

THE PURCHASER WILL BE REQUIRED TO BUILD THE AFFORDABLE HOUSING NECESSARY FOR THE BENEFIT OF AND RETENTION BY THE CHARITY. THE COST OF SUCH WORK IS NOT IN ADDITION TO THE PURCHASE PRICE STATED BUT WILL BE OFFSET AGAINST THE PURCHASE PRICE.

It is anticipated the affordable housing will comprise:

A pair of 3 bedroom semi detached houses. Gross external area of both: 197 sq. m

A pair of semi detached 2 bedroom bungalow. Gross external area of both: 152 sq. m

A pair of 2 bedroom semi detached houses. Gross external area of both 166 sq. m

Consideration will be given and input required by the Charity with regard to the layout on the site, the visual appearance of the development, mix and type of housing and the materials used within the development.

VIEWING AND FURTHER INFORMATION : By appointment.

EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST SOUGHT.

For further information contact Edwin Lee or Jennifer Millard, Cheffins, 25 Market Place, Ely, Cambs. CB7 4NP. Telephone (01353) 662405. Email edwin.lee@cheffins.co.uk or jennifer.millard@cheffins.co.uk.  

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12 November 2015

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Nearest station

  • Kennett (5.3 mi)
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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cheffins Residential, Ely

25 Market Place, Ely, CB7 4NP

01353 483015 Local call rate

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