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Seymour Road, Burton On The Wolds


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A rare Development Opportunity comprising a substantial detached house with plans to convert into two dwellings and a range of brick built barns to the rear of the property having planning consent for conversion into four dwellings.

Overall the site itself extends to approximately 0.787 acres (0.318 hectares) and occupies a delightful setting on the edge of this much favoured and popular village some four miles outside Loughborough and enjoys open aspect views over adjoining countryside.

Location - This exciting development site is pleasantly positioned on the outskirts of this most sought after and conveniently placed village location surrounded by unspoilt open countryside and providing useful day to day amenities including Village Hall, Primary School, convenience store/garage and traditional public house.

There are more comprehensive facilities at neighbouring Barrow upon Soar and Wymeswold with further road links to Loughborough, Nottingham and Melton Mowbray and access to the M1 Motorway at Junction 24 and East Midlands Airport at Castle Donington.

Viewings & Directions - By arrangement through the Selling Agents, Andrew Granger & Co telephone 01509 235534.

Leave Loughborough town centre via the A60 Nottingham Road and on reaching Cotes Mill turn right into the B676 towards Melton Mowbray and Burton on the Wolds. On entering the village turn left at the mini roundabout into Seymour Road and at the bottom of the hill follow the road round to the left where the site is eventually situated on the right hand side.

The Barns -

Plot One - A brick and pan tiled barn with consent for conversion into a four bedroom family home with accommodation extending to 2104 square feet (196 square metres).

Proposed ground floor: Entrance porch, Utility, W.C, Pantry, Dining Kitchen and Lounge.

Proposed first floor: Landing, master Bedroom with en suite, three further Bedrooms and Bathroom.

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Plot Two - A substantial brick and tiled barn with planning consent to create a three bedroom, three bathroom home extending to 1586 square feet (147square metres).

Proposed ground floor: Entrance porch, Dining Kitchen, W.C off, Lounge and master Bedroom with en suite Bathroom.

Proposed first floor: Landing and two further Bedrooms (both with en suites).

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Plot Three - A single storey barn having permission to convert into a four bedroom property with accommodation amounting to 1646 square feet (153 square metres).

Proposed layout: Entrance hall, Dining Kitchen, Lounge, Study, Bathroom, master Bedroom with en suite, two further Bedrooms (Jack & Jill shower room) and fourth Bedroom.

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Plot Four - A large single storey barn with consent to create a three bedroom home extending to 1755 square feet (163 square metres).

Proposed layout: Entrance porch, Living/Dining Kitchen, inner hallway, Cloakroom, Study, master Bedroom with en suite, two further Bedrooms and Bathroom.

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Seymour House - A spacious brick built detached house dating back to circa 1847 which occupies a secluded position on the edge of this most popular village location and overlooking open countryside.

In brief the accommodation comprises:

Ground floor: Entrance hall, Study 9'0 x 8'6, Bathroom 12'0 x 8'6, Dining room 18'0 x 12'6, Kitchen 18'3 x 10'6, Lounge 22'6 x 15'0, rear porch and W.C off.

First floor: Landing, three Bedrooms, W.C, Playroom/Family room 18'3 x 10'6 and annexe including Living room 22'6 x 10'0, Kitchen 11'6 x 8'0, Bedroom 10'6 x 10'0 and Bathroom 8'0 x 7'0.

Planning permission has been granted to covert Seymour House into a pair of semi detached homes with car parking spaces (see Plots 5 & 6).

Plot 5 - Proposed ground floor: Entrance hall, Study, Kitchen, Lounge/Diner and W.C.

Proposed first floor layout: Landing, three Bedrooms and Bathroom.

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Plot 6 - Proposed ground floor: Entrance porch with W.C. off, Kitchen and Lounge/Diner.

Proposed first floor: Landing, master Bedroom with en suite, two further Bedrooms and Bathroom.

Outside: Three car parking spaces.

Outside - The overall site extends to approximately 0.787 acres (0.318 hectares)

Planning Note - Planning permission was granted by Charnwood Borough Council on 4th September 2015 for the conversion of existing property and outbuildings to create six dwellings. A copy of the permission may be inspected at the offices of the Selling Agents.

Technical Information - A technical/planning information pack is available within the Resources Section of our own website ( and includes the following:

Buildings Survey by Messrs JPP Consulting Limited
Existing Elevations
Plot Details
Proposed Elevations (The Barns)
Seymour House, Existing and proposed floor plans
Seymour House, Proposed elevations
Site Plan
Topographical Survey (Existing)

Method Of Sale - The property is being sold by Private Treaty.

Services - Mains water, drainage and electricity are connected to the Seymour House. Gas is available in the village of Burton on the Wolds.

E P C - Seymour House, Rating: 'G'

Purchasing Procedure - If you are interested in any of our properties then you should contact our offices at the earliest opportunity. We offer Independent Financial Advise and as part of our service we will ask our Mortgage Adviser to contact all potential buyers to establish how they intend to fund their purchase.

If you are a cash purchaser then we will need confirmation of the availability of your funds.

Your home is at risk if you do not keep up re-payments on a mortgage or other loan secured on it.

Market Appraisals - If you have a house to sell then we offer a Free Valuation, without obligation.

Surveys - Andrew Granger & Co undertake all types of Valuations including R.I.C.S. Homebuyer Survey and Valuation Reports, Valuations for probate, capital gains and inheritance tax purposes and Insurance Valuations. For further information contact our Survey Department on 0116 2429933.

Location & Site Plans - Not to scale, for information purposes only.

Reproduced from the Ordnance Survey map with the permission of the controller of HMSO + Crown copyright reserved Licence 100003828.

Further Information - For further information please contact Mr David Woodfield, FNAEA on 01509 235534 or

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