ADDRESSDevelopment Opportunity St. Vincents Road, Preston, PR2 8QY
TYPEResidential, Land, Commercial Land
TENUREUnder Offer, For Sale Freehold
POSTED ON6th June 2018
Location The site is located fronting on to St Vincents Road within 250 metres of its junction with Garstang Road (A6) and situated in the heart of Fulwood which forms a very popular residential area of Preston.
Communication links are excellent with Preston City Centre being approximately 1.5 miles to the south. Junction 1 of the M55 motorway lies approximately 1 mile to the north accessed along Garstang Road (A6) and links direct with the M6 and the newly completed Broughton Bypass.
The site offers an excellent urban location providing immediate access to a wide range of education, retail and community facilities. Importantly, the site lies adjacent to the main campus of Preston College with the Royal Preston Hospital being within ½ mile. The immediate location of the site backs on to woodland to the south and west with Corpus Christi High School being immediately to the north and playing field to the east.
Description A flat and rectangular tarmacadam surfaced car park with grassed area surrounding providing approximately 85 metres of frontage on to the adopted highway. The immediate surrounding area comprises of mixed residential and nonresidential institutions in addition to supporting recreational facilities. Fulwood is one of the more affluent locations within the wider Preston area.
Site Area The gross site area has been estimated to extend to approximately 0.365 hectares (0.904 acres) and is delineated in red on the attached indicative site plan.
Services It is understood that mains services are available within St Vincents Road, however, we advise that interested parties make their own separate enquiries in this regard particularly in relation to capacities.
Tenure The property is understood to be held freehold and will be sold with the benefit of vacant possession.
Planning Within the current adopted Local Plan the site is identified as an existing primarily residential area which isn’t affected by the adjacent Conservation Area or any Tree Preservation Orders. Historically our clients have had informal conversations with the Local Planning Authority in regards to the residential development of circa 10 no. 3 bedroomed dwellings which was, in principle, considered acceptable. Any interested party is advised to make their own investigations in this regard and direct any enquriies to the local planning authority Preston City Council (tel. 01772 906912).
Method of Sale Conditional offers are invited for the freehold interest with the timescales for offers to be confirmed in due course. We would request that any conditions are clearly stated with the selected party being given the opportunity to undertake investigations prior to contract in order to arrive at a net payable figure.
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