• Size:
    0.16 acres / 0.06 hectares
  • Sale Type:
    For Sale
  • Rental Income:
    N/A
  • Property Type:
    Development Land
    Land
  • Auction:
    No
  • Development Opportunity:
    No
  • Investment Opportunity:
    No
  • Tenanted:
    No
  • Energy Rating:
    N/A

A unique opportunity to acquire large development plots (two in excess of a quarter of an acre each) set in a stunning semi-rural and edge of village location, forming part of an exclusive development with Outline Planning Permission for 5 dwellings.

Plot 3 - 0.16 acres (648 sqm) £140,000

Key Features

Residential development opportunity
Outline Planning Permission for 5 individual plots
Popular village with a good range of amenities
Edge of village location with open views
Walking distance to all local services including Primary School
Within 10 miles of the City of Lincoln and the Market Town of Gainsborough

Full Description

An area of former agricultural land extending in total to 1.14 acres (0.46 hectares) positioned to the east of the village centre with extensive open views. The site is level with individual plots defined by post and rail fencing following the approval of Outline Planning Permission for 5 dwellings, granted in February 2020 (WLDC Reference number, approved 06/02/2020). The 4 remaining plots are available individually or as a group (note: Plot 5 is SSTC).

Location

Sturton by Stow is a popular and charming village situated to the north east of the Cathedral City of Lincoln. The village benefits from a variety of local amenities, all of which are within a short walking distance of the site, including a primary school (OFSTED rated 'Good'), public house, village shops, tea rooms, village hall, Church, Chapel, bus services and a general recreational sports field.

Sturton by Stow is conveniently located mid-way between Lincoln and the market town of Gainsborough, around 9 miles to the south-east and north-west respectively, via Tillbridge Lane.

The closest railways stations are Lincoln Central (10 miles), Gainsborough Lea Road (9 miles) and Saxilby (4 miles). Buses run through the village with a number of stops within a level 400m walking distance. The site is situated in an attractive semi-rural location on the eastern edge of the village, with remaining barns of the former White House Farm to the north, low-density housing further to the south and west and agricultural land extending eastwards with views towards Scampton and Lincoln.

Directions

From Lincoln enter Sturton by Stow on the A1500 (Tillbridge Lane) into the centre of the village and then turn right onto Stow Road. Take your second right onto Fleets Road and follow the road to the edge of the village towards the recreation ground, where the site can be found on the left. From Gainsborough, take the left on to Stow Road and then the second right onto Fleets Road.

Services

Initial searches have identified that mains supplies of water, drainage, electricity and gas are available in the adjacent to the site or within close proximity of the site, but interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries to the utility providers to ascertain the exact location and capacity of each supply in the area.

Town and Country Planning

The site has Outline Planning Permission for the erection of 5 dwellings, granted in February 2020 by West Lindsey District Council Reference Number. Planning documents are available online via the Council's website or available in PDF on request from the vendors (see contact details below). Access is to be served via Fleets Road with indicative access arrangements accepted in principle by the Highways Authority (as shown on the approved plans, subject to final approval). All other matters are reserved for subsequent applications. The Planning Permission is not subject to any Section 106 Agreements. The site is not situated within a Conservation Area or in the vicinity of any heritage assets.

Legal Costs

Each party is to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in documenting the transaction.

* Residential development opportunity
* Outline Planning Permission for 5 individual plots
* Popular village with a good range of amenities
* Edge of village location with open views
* Walking distance to all local services including Primary School
* Within 10 miles of the City of Lincoln and the Market Town of Gainsborough