Residential Development site
Littledown, Shaftesbury, Dorset, SP7 9HD
Site extends to around 23.48 acres (9.5 ha). Greenfield site on the edge of Shaftesbury. Outline planning permission for 170 units.
This attractive greenfield site is located on the edge of the popular town of Shaftesbury within the county of Dorset. Shaftesbury is located on the A30 around 20 miles west of Salisbury overlooking the Blackmore Vale on the edge of Cranborne Chase. There are a good range of facilities in the town including schools, a supermarket and a range of shops. The town is well known as a tourist attraction as the setting for the Hovis Bread advert. The property is situated on the A350 Littledown which leads north out of the town towards the A303. The proposed scheme is to be accessed from a new roundabout to be constructed opposite the entrance to the Wincombe Business Park.
This prime greenfield residential development site extends to approximately 23.48 acres (9.5 ha). The site has planning permission for residential development from North Dorset District Council under application reference 2/2015/0598/OUT. The proposed scheme is for 170 dwellings including vehicular access from the A350, public open space, play areas, landscaping, car parking and associated infrastructure.
The property has the benefit of planning approval as referred to above. The permission is subject to a Section 106 Agreement requiring contributions towards education, community facilities, off site highway improvements and community sums towards play areas, public open space and health improvements. The Section 106 Agreement also provides for the provision of 30% of the dwellings as affordable housing (51 dwellings) of which half should be provided as affordable rented units and half as shared ownership dwellings.
METHOD OF SALE
The site is offered for sale by Informal Tender at a date to be advised.
An information pack providing details of the site is available by contacting the joint sole agents offices. This includes;
1. Planning approval
2. Section 106 Agreement
3. Approved plans
4. Ground Investigation report
5. Service information
6. Topographic survey
7. Archaeology report
8. Highways report
9. Ecology & Landscape reports
VAT is payable on the purchase price.
At any reasonable time with the benefit of these particulars.
For further information please contact the Joint Sole Agents, Chesters Commercial Ltd, Yeovil
John Read and Nigel Jones
Telephone: (01935) 415454
or Woolley & Wallis, Salisbury:
Andrew Cochran or Rob Horton
Telephone: (01722) 330333