Land for sale

Residential Development Opportunity

Guide Price £325,000
1.3 ac.

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 1.3 acres (0.53 hectares)

Key features

  • Residential Development Opportunity
  • Close to Village Centre
  • In Established Residential Area
  • Total Site About 0.5 Hectares
  • Outline Consent for 6 Dwellings

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

LOCATION The property is situated close to the centre of the village of Moulton Seas End with the site off Hall lane being within walking distance of the village Hall and playing field. A Primary School and shopping facilities are available in the nearby village of Moulton (2 miles) and further shopping facilities and Secondary Schools are located in the nearby towns of Spalding (6 miles) and Holbeach (6 miles). The population for Spalding is approximately 29,000 and the District of South Holland has a population of around 90,000 people (2013 figures from South Holland District Council's website).

Moulton Seas End lies close to the A151 and is 16 miles to the north of Peterborough and 12 miles south of Boston. It is also within 4 miles from the A17 trunk road network giving good access to Kings Lynn (25 miles) and beyond to the north Norfolk coastal resorts. The recently improved A16 provides good access to Peterborough and onwards fast train journeys are then available to London's Kings Cross (within 50 minutes). Spalding station also connects to Peterborough to the south and Doncaster to the north. 

DESCRIPTION The whole site extends to approximately 0.50 Hectares (1.30 Acres) and the site offered for sale is shown edged red on the plans included in these Particulars (for identification purposes only). At the present time the property comprises a cultivated field with bulbs (which the existing tenant may choose to lift at the end of July). 

TENURE Freehold with vacant possession  

SERVICES It is believed that mains electricity and water are available in the road. Foul Drainage is proposed to be from individual private drainage systems to each property. However, neither the Vendors nor the Agents make any guarantees as to the availability of services and interested parties must make their own enquiries direct with the service providers concerned as to the availability, practicality and cost of providing all necessary services to the site as required. 

PLANNING CONSIDERATIONS Outline Planning Consent has been granted by South Holland District Council - Reference no: H13-1202-17 - for the development of the site and the plans included in the Outline Planning Consent show an indicative site layout of  

6 residential units. The indicative layout proposes a range of 3 and 4 bedroom houses, two of which are proposed to be accessed from Hall Lane, with the others served by a private drive off Hall Lane.

The consent is without an Affordable Housing Condition, subject to a limit of 10 units, and a total area of 1,000m².

Prospective purchasers' attention is drawn to the various conditions attached to the Planning Consent and the purchaser will be responsible for all costs associated with fulfilling such conditions. A copy of the formal Planning Consent is available from the Council's website: www.sholland.gov.uk or from the Agent's Spalding Office. Included in these Particulars is a copy of the plan determined on the Planning Application which shows the indicative layout for the outline application. Any queries in respect of planning matters should be addressed direct to the Planning Department at South Holland District Council - CALL: 01775 761161 / EMAIL: info@sholland.gov.uk 

FENCING The purchaser will be required to erect a 2m close boarded fence along the western and southern boundaries.

Additionally, the purchaser will be required to provide a frontage footpath to the opposite side of Hall Lane, and obtain all necessary consents from the Highways Authority for doing so. 

COVENANTS The Vendor reserves the rights for drainage and services across the site for the benefit of his retained property. 

INFORMATION PACK Details of the following documents are available upon request: CALL - 01775 765536 / EMAIL - commercial@longstaff.com

• Plans associated with the Planning Application 

• Design & Access Statement  

• Flood Risk Assessment  

VIEWING The property can be viewed with access from Hall Lane in normal daylight hours having a copy of these Particulars to hand. 

NB : The site is uneven in part with differing ground levels and parties view the site at their own risk. Neither the Vendor nor the Agents accept any liability for any damage to persons or property by virtue of viewing the site. 


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18 May 2018

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  • Spalding (5.5 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Spalding (5.5 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Longstaff, Spalding

5 New Road Spalding PE11 1BS

01775 547009 Local call rate

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