The site is broadly rectangular in shape and is adjacent to the former Hellingly Hospital site on The Drive in the village of Hellingly.
The site is broadly rectangular in shape and is adjacent to the former Hellingly Hospital site on The Drive in the village of Hellingly. The Site measures approximately 2.3 acres, 0.9 hectares. Ancient Woodland bounds the site to the north and north-west. There are two existing buildings; the vacant and derelict Homestead building, which is a former inpatient unit and The Chapel, as well as a disused tennis court and hard standing currently used as a car park. Vehicular access to the site can be gained at two points on The Drive.
The Site is located north of The Drive which is reached from the junction between Grove Hill and Park Road. The Site is adjacent to Ancient Woodland. Hellingly is close to both the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the South Downs National Park. Wealden District Council has seen positive house price growth. Overall sold prices in Hailsham over the last year were similar to the previous year and 6% up on the 2016 level of £254,539. Nearby Hailsham offers shops, cafés, pubs and restaurants. There is a theatre, a leisure centre with swimming pool and the choice of three supermarkets.
Polegate (4.8 miles)
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