Starting bid £45,000
Plot 5, Residential Building Plots at Woodland
• FOR SALE BY AUCTION • Outline planning consent • Detached Bungalow • Rural village location • Services available locally for connection of supply • Good road frontage and access
Woodland is a traditional village occupying an elevated position situated between Barnard Castle, Wolsingham and Hamsterley. It is surrounded by open countryside and supports a public house along with post office/stores and a primary school, there is also a bus service which transports children to secondary school. A wider range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities can be found in the aforementioned centres and there are many renowned beauty spots close at hand. Hamsterley Forest is just over a mile away and can be access by public footpaths, it attracts walkers, horse riders, cyclists and caters well for families. For the commuter the A68, A1(M) and A66 provide links with the major commercial centres of the North East. Darlington Mainline Railway Station and Durham Tees Valley International Airport offer further communications with the rest of the country.
Set in a prominent position within this rural yet accessible village the plots face south with views to the rear over open countryside.
The plot has road frontage with good access off the highway with no joint infrastructure issues in terms of shared drive ways to be laid. Services are available close by for ease of connection though purchasers will be required to satisfy themselves as to the cost of installation and ease of this connection.
The property will be situated on a comfortable size plot which provides off road parking to the front of each property and a good size garden to the rear.
There are further plots on the site available for sale by private treaty.
This property is for sale by the modern method of auction also known as a conditional auction. This process is similar to a normal property purchase but on acceptance of an offer the purchaser will pay a non refundable reservation fee to secure the property. The buyer then has 28 days to exchange contracts and a further 28 days to complete the purchase. Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price. Terms and conditions apply to the modern method of auction, which is operated by George F White in partnership with The Great North Property Auction. Please see the auction section on our website or visit www.gnpa.co.uk.
The planning reference for the site is DM/14/03475/OUT and all plans and application information is available for download on the Durham County Council Planning portal.
The boundaries of the plot will be marked on site for identification purposes however the purchaser must satisfy themselves as to the exact extent of the plot.
From the centre of Barnard Castle head up Galgate turning left into Harmire Road after approximately half a mile. Proceed out of town past the golf course taking the second turning on the right-hand side signposted Kinninvie. At the subsequent crossroads at Kinninvie continue straight across and proceed up to the subsequent T-junction. Turn right towards Woodland and follow the road into the village where the subject property will be found shortly on the left hand side.