19 bedroom residential development for sale

Buxton Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR10

Under Offer POA

Property Description

Key features

  • OUTLINE PLANNING PERMISSION FOR 19 DWELLINGS.
  • 13 OPEN MARKET DWELLINGS.
  • ON THE EDGE OF NEW NORWICH EXTENSION.
  • EASY ACCESS TO NORWICH VIA BUXTON ROAD WITH GOOD COMMUNICATIONS THEREON
  • 1.76 HA (4.36 ACRES) APPROXIMATELY.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

LOCATION
The land is located off Buxton Road, between Norwich and Spixworth. The site is immediately to the south of The Moorsticks, an operating B&B.
The site is circa 3 miles north of Norwich city centre, to the east of Norwich International Airport and is part of the extension of Norwich towards the Northern Distributor Road (NDR).

DESCRIPTION
This Greenfield site was previously used for grazing. The site area is 1.76 ha (4.36 acres) approximately.
The land is positioned to the north of Norwich and is a natural addition to the extension of the settlement.
Access to the development will be directly off Buxton Road. The indicative layout plan shows a site road running along the northernmost edge of the site. The site has good links to the NDR.
The neighbouring site to the south has a outline planning permission for 'a minimum of 225 new homes'.

PLANNING
Broadland District Council Planning Department have granted Outline Planning Permission for the erection of 19 dwellings under their ref: 20152035. There is a on-site requirement for 33% of the dwellings to be affordable units (6 units). An indicative layout plan was submitted with the planning application showing 12 detached properties, 5 semi-detached houses and 2 flats. This mix could be varied by a purchaser when they come to submit their own Reserved Matters application.

A Section 106 Agreement has been issued with the planning consent. This requires the purchaser to provide the affordable housing by the completion of 50% of the open market housing, the affordable mix is to be 70% Rented Housing and 30% Shared Ownership Dwellings or any other form of Intermediate Housing agreed by the Council. In addition, the development may not commence until the commencement of the development under the ref: 20141725. March 2018 Reserved Matters Application 20180443. Full information is in the Section 106 Agreement available from Savills.

All planning enquiries are to be made with Broadland District Council Planning Department - 01603 430 509.

VAT
VAT will not be charged on the purchase.


SERVICES
Mains water and electricity are understood to be available. Interested parties should ensure the availability and adequacy of these services.
Foul drainage is to be to a private treatment plant on site. Surface water drainage is suggested to be via on site soakaways, the s106 is seeking a SUDS system. The purchaser is to rely on their own investigations in this respect.

LEGAL COSTS
Each party is to be responsible for their own legal costs.

VIEWING
The site can be viewed from the highway at any reasonable time.

AGENT'S NOTES:
1. The sale will include a covenant that the land can be developed with up to 19 residential dwellings, of which 6 units should be affordable and transferred to a Registered Provider.
2. The purchaser is to include provision for pedestrian and cycle access to land to the south, and to include a provision for vehicular access to the existing parking area to the south of The Moorsticks.
3. The vendor will consider offers subject to further investigation into archaeology on the site.
4. Condition 4 of the decision notice states: 'No development shall commence on the site until the development approved under planning application 20141725 has commenced.' We are expecting purchasers to exchange contracts with completion subject to this planning condition being satisfied. It should also be noted that the outline planning consent is subject to a number of other conditions, details of which can be found on the LPAs website.
5. The seller will be retaining a small area of land (hatched yellow on the Savills plan, and will retain a right of way to access this (hatched blue).


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Nearest stations

  • Norwich (3.3 mi)
  • Salhouse (3.4 mi)
  • Hoveton & Wroxham (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Norwich (3.3 mi)
  • Salhouse (3.4 mi)
  • Hoveton & Wroxham (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Norwich

Lawrence House 5 St Andrews Hill Norwich NR2 1AD

01603 950239 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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