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Development Site, Cooksbridge Road, Barcombe, East Sussex


Property Description

Key features

  • Guide Price: £350,000 - £450,000
  • Existing building with P/P
  • P/P for £2,035sqft contemporary home
  • 7,513sqft plot
  • Village location
  • Ample parking
  • Stunning views
  • EPC - T.B.C

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A totally unique opportunity to create your very own Grand Design! The Tin Tabernackle sits on a plot of circa 7,513sqft and has planning permission to create a contemporary new home of circa 2,035sqft. The plot is ideally located in the popular village of Barcombe on the outskirts of Lewes. Guide Price: £350,000 - £450,000

Currently, the former community hall is used a meeting place, offices and occasional theatre. The plot is well serviced with ample parking, fitted kitchens and bathrooms, office space and stunning views across open country side.

Please note that some of the images used are computer generated images of how the building could be developed.

Barcombe is a pretty village with a traditional High Street which features a village shop incorporating a Post Office. There is also a traditional village Pub.
The village is located 3 miles out of Lewes and 4 miles from the mainline train station (Victoria 1 hour). Other stations nearby are Cooksbridge (2 miles) and Haywards Heath (10 miles).

Barcombe has a Parish Church, village School, playgroup and a village Hall which is well used for a variety of clubs and sporting activities. Barcombe Mills is just outside of the village has The Anchor Inn which is a lovely country pub which boats can be hired from, for a pleasant trip on the river. Barcombe even has its own Bonfire Society!

Property ref: 121_1566_4168530

The Offer Process 
We are instructed by the current owners on the sale of this property. Best offers are to be submitted in writing on or before close of business on July 15th 2016. Offers should be addressed to David Beaken at Oakley Lewes. Offers can be emailed to or delivered to the office 14a High Street, Lewes, BN7 2LN. Offers should confirm the following:-

a) Your offer for freehold interest.
b) The name of the purchasing entity.
c) The manner in which your purchase will be funded, together with suitable evidence to demonstrate your ability to purchase the property and timescale for both exchange and completion
d) Whether or not your offer is subject to any other conditions.

Front Entrance
Driveway with parking to the side of the property.

Main Hall 5.94m wide x 13.31m long
Internal timber construction with 5.42m high peaked roof. Solid wood floors and a range of stain glass windows overlooking both front and rear of the property.

Toilet Facilities
Accessed from the main hall. Two WC cubicles and wall mounted wash hand basin with built in vanity cupboard below. Window overlooking the side of the building.

Shower Room
Built in shower cubical, wall mounted heated towel rail and built in airing cupboard housing boiler. Window overlooking and door leading to side of the property.

Accessed via main Room. Fitted kitchen comprising roll top work surfaces incorporating a range of base and eye level cabinet and drawers. Inset sink with drainer, mixer tap and window above overlooking the side of the property. Space for freestanding fridge freezer. Door leading to rear of the pr...

Planning Permission 
There is planning permission in place to convert this B1 use building to one residential dwelling. The planning reference is LW/16/0026 and can be viewed at the local authority website The plans that have been granted are to create an open living space in the main hall with a feature mezzanine office area. A master bedroom with en-suite shower room, 2 further bedrooms, garden room, family bathroom, laundry room and integral garage with landscaped gardens.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
13 June 2016


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