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Tallentire, Cockermouth


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The development site enjoys an attractive position on the outskirts of Tallentire with views opening up to the front over surrounding countryside and to the rear towards Tallentire Hill, extending to approximately 0.38 ha/0.93 acre with Outline Planning Consent for 11 dwellings.

Tallentire is a sought after village with an attractive street scene of properties to varying type, style and age but generally of a traditional nature located approximately 3.5 miles north of the market town of Cockermouth. The village lies within the catchment area of Cockermouth School and Bridekirk and Dovenby Primary School, is within easy reach of local employment centres along the west coast and is literally just 20 minutes drive from the Loweswater, Buttermere and Lorton valleys together with the attractions of the Lake District National Park.

Nearby Cockermouth offers an extensive choice of local, regional and national retailers including Sainsburys, and a wide range of social/leisure opportunities including cafes, pubs and restaurants as well as sports complex/swimming pool and the Kirkgate Arts Centre.

Description - The development site enjoys an attractive setting with a wide frontage to the village road and views opening up over open countryside on all sides.

Planning Consent - Grant of Outline Planning Consent has been obtained for residential development subject to a Section 106 Agreement and approval of Reserved Matters. These will need to include details relating to design, layout, scale, materials and appearance of the proposed properties.

The Section 106 Agreement requires that two of the eleven proposed dwellings are offered for Low Cost Home Ownership (LCHO). The terms of the Section 106 Legal Agreement requires that the dwellings are sold for no more than 70% of the open market value (in perpetuity).

A summary pack including a copy of the grant of Outline Planning Consent together with the Section 106 information is available from Grisdales (Cockermouth office). Alternatively more comprehensive information is available on line at - Planning Reference 2/2014/0408.

Services - As far as we are aware mains services are available in the village road. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to check the availability and cost of provision of services with the relevant statutory authorities.

Directions - The site is best approached from Cockermouth by leaving on A495 towards Maryport. Approximately one mile after the roundabout on the Carlisle Road, turn right signposted Tallentire. Continue into the village around the one way system and head towards Gilcrux/Bulgill. Shortly before leaving the village, the development site is situated on the right hand side.

Note To Brochure - Please note that the outline of the site has been taken from plans provided by Eden Environment Limited. Purchasers are strongly advised to satisfy themselves by way of survey and their own enquiries. The brochure does not constitute a contract, part of a contract or warranty. Please note that the graphics may be computer generated.

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28 September 2016

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