Land for saleTo The Rear Of Pear Tree House, Hamsterley, Bishop Auckland, County Durham
- Outline Planning Permission
- Two Detached Houses
- Popular Village Location
- Whole Site - 1.038 Acres
A unique opportunity to acquire two building plots which are offered to the market with the benefit of outline planning permission allowing for the erection of two detached properties. The site is located in the sought after village of Hamsterley, with countryside views to the south.
Situation & Amenities - Wolsingham 6 miles, Bishop Auckland 7 miles, Barnard Castle 12 miles, Durham 19 miles, Darlington 19 miles, Newcastle 32 miles. Please note all distances are approximate. State secondary school with sixth form at Wolsingham. Local private education in Durham and Barnard Castle. Theatres at Darlington and Durham. Golf at Bishop Auckland, Barnard Castle, Darlington and Durham. The plots are situated in the picturesque, rural village of Hamsterley, which sits in open countryside between scenic Weardale and Teesdale, yet is ideally situated for access to the rural towns of Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland and Barnard Castle, whilst the cities of Newcastle and Durham are within easy reach. Main line train stations can be found at Darlington and Durham, with International Airports at Newcastle and Leeds Bradford. The A1 (M) and A68 are easily accessible bringing many areas within commuting distance. Hamsterley is a well established, friendly rural community with primary school, popular public house and active Village Hall association. Hamsterley Forest is approximately a mile from the site and offers 2,000 hectares of walks, bridleways and cycling tracks ideal for those who enjoy outdoor activities. Also within easy reach are scenic Weardale and Teesdale providing picturesque landscapes for walking and further recreational activities.
Planning Permission - DM/17/03336/OUT. Outline application for the erection of 2 no dwellings, including demolition of existing buildings. All matters reserved except access. The outline planning permission determines where the two properties are to be located on the site. Please contact GSC Grays for a copy site plan.
Easements, Wayleaves & Rights Of Way - The vendor reserves a right of way at all times for all purposes across the northern boundary of plot one to gain access to the retained adjoining western field. The purchaser of plot two will reserve a right of way at all times for all purposes across plot one to access the site. There is a footpath which crosses the land and is located approximately where the boundary line is placed between plots one and two. The site is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing rights, including rights of way, whether public or private, light, drainage, water and electricity supplies and all other rights, obligations, easements, quasi-easements and all wayleaves or covenants, whether disclosed or not.
Areas, Measurements & Other Information - All areas, measurements and other information have been taken from various records and are believed to be correct but any intending purchaser(s) should not rely on them as statements of fact and should satisfy themselves as to their accuracy. The vendors reserve the right to change and amend the boundaries.
Services - Mains water to plot one.
Method Of Sale - The site is being offered for sale initially by private treaty. If you are interested, we would ask that you register your interest at the agent's offices.
Promap Plan - Please note the included promap plan is for reference use only. The outline planning permission determines where the two properties are to be located on the site. Please contact GSC Grays for a copy site plan. Some of the land included within the promap plan is classed as agricultural and should a purchaser wish to utilise the land in any other way, change of use will need to be obtained.
Access - The plots are accessed along the lane beside Pear Tree House. The lane is not under the same ownership as the land. There is a right of way in place allowing access to the plots.
Local Authority - Durham County Council Tel: 03000 26 00 00.
Tenure - The property is believed to be offered freehold with vacant possession on completion.
Viewings - Strictly by appointment with GSC Grays Barnard Castle. Tel: 01833 637000.
Particulars - Particulars written and photographs taken February 2018.
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