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Residential Development Site, Durham Road, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland


Land for sale

Residential Development Site, Durham Road, Wolsingham, Bishop Auckland



Property features

  • 1.4 acres (0.58 hectares)
  • Residential Development site
  • Full planning for 4 dwellings and outline planning permission for a further 7 dwellings.
  • Freehold

Property description

DESCRIPTION An opportunity to purchase a residential development site situated on the eastern outskirts of Wolsingham. The site extends to approximately 5806m2 (1.435 acres). 

AREA Wolsingham is a small town situated on the edge of the river Wear and marks the entrance to Weardale. The site is located on the eastern edge of the town and benefits from road frontage. A good range of local shops and amenities are available in Wolsingham. A more comprehensive range of services are available in the nearby market towns at Crook and Bishop Auckland and the in city of Durham.

East Coast mainline rail travel is available from Darlington and Durham railway stations. Air travel from Newcastle International Airport.

Wolsingham is a popular and convenient location, new build residential units should be met with good demand. 

SITE The land is shown edged red on the attached site plan. 

PLANNING Application DM/16/03230/FPA - Proposed 4 no. dwellings with access road

Approved 1st December 2016.

Application DM/18/00791/OUT - Proposed 7 dwellings all matters reserved.

Approved 24th August 2018

The plans are available for inspection at the Agent's office and on the Durham County Council website.

A copy of the S106 agreement is available for inspection at the agent's office.  

PROPOSED DEVELOPMENT Application DM/16/03230/FPA - 4no. semi-detached dwellings with parking spaces.

Application DM/18/00791/OUT - 6no. semi-detached dwellings with attached garages and 1no. detached dwelling with attached garage  




RIGHTS AND EASEMENTS The land is sold subject to, and with the benefit of all rights of way (public & private), water, drainage, watercourses and all other easements, wayleaves, and rights of adjoining land owners whether mentioned in these particulars or not.

The land is subject to a Northumbrian Water Ltd pipeline easement. The easement area is shown shaded yellow on Drawing 17 15 04 A.

The vendor will retain full rights of access over the estate road to the land retained in title DU253854. 

TITLE The land is freehold and is registered under Title DU253854. Vacant possession is available upon completion of the sale. 

MINES AND MINERALS The mines and minerals together with the ancillary powers of working are excepted. 

SERVICES Mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage are available to connect to nearby. 

LOCAL AUTHORITY Durham County Council, County Hall, Durham, County Durham, DH1 5UL Telephone[use Contact Agent Button] Website . 

VIEWING By appointment through the selling Agents. 

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