Land for sale in Lowbourne, Melksham SN12

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Property features

  • Prime Development Site
  • Planning for 17 New 2 Bed Flats
  • Ready To Build
  • Town Centre Location
  • Full Plans Available
  • Material Start Made
  • No cil or Affordable Requirement
  • Freehold

Property description

Location This is a prime location tucked away behind town centre shopping right in the heart of Melksham. Waitrose and Sainsbury's are just a short walk as is the River Avon and the new Melksham Leisure Hub.
The site has pedestrian access from Bank Street and vehicular access over the car park to the west of the old library.

Description The property comprises a fairly level site of 0.324 of an acre (0.1311 hct) which formerly housed the Melksham Labour Club, now demolished. The site has been mostly cleared with some concrete slabs of the old building still in place. There is a small stone building to the north east corner of the site ideal for a site office/store.
There is consent for a three storey and partly two storey block of 17 self contained two bedroom apartments accessible from two separate stairwells. The scheme includes a through way to car parking at the rear.
The building is designed to be of conventional construction with elevations in a mixture of brick, render and reconstructed stone with white uPVC windows.

Planning Planning consent was granted on 16th January 2015,13/07076/ful, for the demolition of the former labour club and erection of a new block of 17 two bedroom apartments with parking. Demolition of the former labour club has taken place and a material start has been registered.
There is no affordable housing requirement and the development is exempt from cil. There is a requirement to contribute £22,350 for open space and £63,565 towards education budgets.
Full details and drawings can be found on the Wiltshire Council Planning Portal.
Conditions 3,5 and 9 have been discharged which related to materials, ground levels and bat survey.

Plans Plans used in these particulars are for identification and illustration purposes only and not to scale.

Services We understand that mains services of water, drainage and electricity are all available to the site with live electric and water supplies to the outbuilding. Buyers should satisfy themselves prior to purchase that services are available, accessible and suitable for the development as planned.

Parking The scheme provides for one parking space for each flat plus two visitor spaces. The site is adjacent to a car park.

Kavanaghs sales and lettings Kavanaghs have an office in Trowbridge dealing with sales and residential lettings. Our team will be happy to advise any interested parties regarding sales or the letting of completed units.

Viewing and safety The site is viewable from the car park adjoining the site, for safety and security the site is sealed of by Heras fencing.

Code 11029 18.10.22

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