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Fore Street, Bodmin

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Property Description

Key features

  • Set in a plot of approximately 0.84 acres (0.34 hectares)
  • Development potential to possibly provide 8 dwellings

Full description

The land is within close proximity to the town centre of Bodmin. Bodmin is a major town in mid Cornwall, just off the A30 trunk road with facilities including supermarkets, doctors, dentist, veterinary surgery and both primary and secondary schools.  There is a mainline railway station some 4 miles south of the town, whilst the North Cornish coast at Polzeath is some 14 miles away. 

Bodmin is currently undergoing a large scale improvement of the town centre and there are a number of substantial private developments proposed.  The main A30 arterial route has been made dual carriageway in the Temple area and is due to open in the summer of 2017.

A north facing irregular sized site of approximately 0.84 acres (0.34 hectares) with significant development potential (subject to planning).   

The site is elevated with a vacant residential property and single width access track leading from the service station forecourt owned by Cornwall Council.   It is located adjacent to a Conservation Area and part of the historic settlement of Bodmin.

There is Japanese Knotweed present on the site.   Our vendors are commissioning Naturally Green to treat the knotweed which comprises a five year treatment, due to commence September 2017 and will have an insurance backed guarantee.   
Naturally Green is a member of the Property Care Association (PCA). 

Pre-application advice was sought for the development of eight affordable homes with associated access road and ancillary works in December 2015.  A reply  under reference PA15/03661/PREAPP was received on 14th January 2016 advising in their opinion an application for affordable residential development as described would be likely to be supported. .   Further details can be found on the Cornwall Council Planning Department web site. 

Each side to cover their own costs for the sale of the property. 

It is considered mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are present in the vicinity.  Prospective purchasers must verify for themselves the availability and cost of 
connection of these services as required.    

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 January 2017

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