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Canterbury Street, Folkestone, Kent

Sold STC 0.11 ac. | £300,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 0.11 acres (0.04 hectares)

Key features

  • Unexpectedly back on the market
  • Close to Folkestone Town Centre
  • Close to Folkestone Mainline Station
  • Detailed consent for 12 no. flats

Full description

Former Public House offered with detailed planning permission for demolition and development of 12 no. flats comprising 3 no. 1 bed units and 9 no. 2 bed units

Location - The site is located on the corner of Canterbury Road and Bridge Street and is under 1 mile north of Folkestone town centre which provides a wide range of shops, restaurants, leisure facilities and local services.

Folkestone Central station is around 0.9 miles to the west and provides services to London Charing Cross with a journey time of around 1 hour 50 minutes and high speed services to London St Pancras with a journey time of just over an hour.

Junction 13 of the M20 motorway is around 1.7 miles to the north west.

Site Description - Occupying a prominent corner plot this level site extends to c. 0.044 ha (c. 0.108 acres) in size and is regular in shape. The former public house is two storeys under a pitched roof located at the south west corner of the site, with the balance of the site being laid to hard standing. The surrounding area is predominantly residential with houses to the northern and eastern boundary. On the opposite corner of Bridge Street is the Royal Standard public house.

Proposed Scheme - On the 1st March 2016 Shepway District Council granted detailed planning permission under reference Y16/0220/SH for the erection of a block of 12 no. Flats, following demolition of the existing building. The proposed scheme comprises 3 no. 1 beds and 9 no. 2 bed units with an external amenity area , cycle and bin store. A detailed schedule of the proposed units is provided overleaf.

Unilateral Undertaking - A unilateral Undertaking has been entered into whereby an Affordable Housing Contribution of £10,000 and Library Contribution of £569.19 is to be paid to the Council on commencement of the development.

Schedule Of Accommodation - The following schedule has been provided by the vendor. It is intended only as a guide and it is recommended independent verification is sought.

Unit Beds Floor Size m2 (sqft)
1 1 Ground 48 (516)
2 1 Ground 47 (505)
3 2 Ground 68 (731)
4 2 Ground 71 (763)
5 2 First 60 (645)
6 2 First 61 (656)
7 2 First 68 (731)
8 2 First 71 (763)
9 1 Second 51 (548)
10 2 Second 61 (656)
11 2 Second 67 (720)
12 2 Second 69 (742)

Further Information - Plans and drawings of the proposed scheme along with relevant planning documentation are available to download from our website at

Tenure - The site is to be sold on a freehold basis with vacant possession upon completion.

Services - Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries with the relevant statutory authorities to ensure availability and sufficient capacity at the site in order to service the proposed development.

Vat - Please note the vendor has elected to charge VAT at the prevailing rate on this site.

Viewing Arrangements - The site can be viewed from the public highway in daylight hours. Should you require a more detailed inspection of the site or the existing property, prior arrangement will need to be made through the agent.

Directions - Sat Nav: CT19 5NJ

Viewing - Call 01634 835900 for more details

These particulars are for guidance and whilst we endeavour to make our details as reliable as possible if there is any point which is of particular importance please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the information for you. All measurements are as accurate as possible at time of going to press. All plans are not to scale.

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12 January 2017

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