Land for sale in Lawson Street, Preston PR1

Offers in region of £1,200,000 (£1,600,000/ac)
Land for sale 0.8 ac*
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Property features

  • Large irregular shaped site within Preston Town Centre
  • Approved planning permission for student accommodation
  • Scope to revise to residential apartment scheme subject to planning
  • Corner site at the junction of Lawson Street / Walker Street

Property description


The land currently provides a surfaced car park in a irregular L shaped boundary fronting onto Lawson / Walker Street forming part of a larger development which has been completed as Student Tower adjoining the site.


The property is located in a prominent corner position fronting onto Lawson and Walker Street within Preston Town Centre. There are a number of residential / student blocks within the area, a number of commercial occupiers from Tesco to St John’s Shopping Centre, B & M Store, Holiday Inn, various car parks and University central library and various other University buildings all within walking distance from the subject site.


There is currently planning permission for a student scheme to provide 36 clusters of 4 bedroom x 21,5 bedroom x 7 and 6 bedroom x 8, totalling 67 bedrooms plus an additional separate block of 24 studios. Application No.

The planning is classed as commenced as part of the site has already been developed.

There is also scope to create a residential apartment development, subject to obtaining planning permission with the same scale amassing as the proposed to create 80 and 100 apartments, subject to one or two bedroomed accommodation. There is a proposed scheme available upon request.

Property info

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