Property SummaryA residential development site with outline planning permission for eight mixed dwellings.
Planning reference 19/01069/OUT
SUMMARY A residential development site with outline planning permission for eight mixed dwellings.
Planning reference 19/01069/OUT
Outline planning permission was granted on 2nd March 2020 (ref: 19/01069/OUT) for eight mixed dwellings. Conditions apply and any interested parties are advised to view the conditions which are available on request or can be viewed on the South Somerset Planning Portal.
The site is1.15 acres located on the edge of the highly sought after village of Horsington nestled on the edge of the Blackmore Vale among beautiful countryside and comprises an irregular yet broadly rectangular plot on level ground with good access on to the village street. The site is currently a paddock with an equestrian manège to the rear with a steal framed barn ideal for the storage of materials during the construction process (Subject to separate negotiation).
The property is situated between an adjoining an existing residential development and a period cottage with farmland to the front and rear. It is anticipated the homes on this site would be highly sought after by a number of potential buyers including families, retirees and first time buyers looking to be located in an idyllic village situation.
The adjoining cottage is also available and comprises a semi detached period cottage set in 0.53 acres with a variety of outbuildings with further development potential.
Horsington is a small village with an active community located south of the market town of Wincanton. The village benefits from a village church, public house and a primary school as well as popular village hall. There is a small shop and post office in nearby Templecombe
The country town of Wincanton is approximately 3 miles distant and offers a good range of everyday facilities, including a number of independent shops in the centre as well as two supermarkets on the edge of town. There is a leisure centre and a gym within the town as well as the popular Holbrook House Hotel and Spa on the outskirts. Sherborne is only 8 miles distant with a wide variety of schools and shopping facilities.
Other larger towns within commuting distance from the property include the regional centre of Yeovil as well as the Cathedral City of Salisbury and the historic town of Sherborne with its famous Abbey and Castles. There are excellent Schools in the area with a primary school in Horsington and the local state secondary school King Arthurs in Wincanton as well as the Gryphon School in Sherborne. There are also a number of independent schools nearby including the Bruton Schools and the schools at Sherborne. Templecombe station with links to London and Exeter is just 2 miles away.
GENERAL SITE INFORMATION
The property is of freehold tenure with vacant possession upon completion.
Mains water, mains electricity and mains drainage are available but connection would need to be arranged by the potential purchaser.
All items mentioned in these details have not been tested or verified and interested parties are invited to make their own enquiries.
South Somerset District Council 01935 462462
The site is visible from the highway although an appointment can be arranged with the Vendor's Agent, Chaffers Estate Agents,
Telephone the Wincanton Office on 01963 34433
From Wincanton proceed South on the A371 towards Templecombe. Contine past the villages of Lattiford, North Cheriton and South Cheriton. Upon entering the village of Horsington turn left at the corner. Continue into the main village where the property can be found at the end on the left hand side.