Property Summary

Guide price £250,000

Branch Details


01388 529579

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL13 3AA

Site for Development, Toft Hill

Exciting development opportunity Outline planning to build four detached family homes Excellent commuter position on the A68 Large plots with proposed parking to the front Rear gardens with open views Self build conversion for sale as a whole Good transport links

The Area
Toft Hill is placed on the excellent commuter route of the A68 which runs north to south. The village has ideal transport links for those wishing to retain their rural routes whilst having the flexibility and ease of being able to commute to the regions major cities. Toft Hill itself offers a local village shop/newsagents, primary school, doctors surgery and a traditionally run public house all within 5 minutes walking distance of the property.

A wider range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities can be found within the neighbouring marketing towns of Bishop Auckland, Darlington and Wolsingham, from which there are links with the major commercial centres of the North East, either via road or via the east coast mainline railway.

The Property
Outline planning permission for the erection of a small development consisting of four detached dwellings has been granted. It is the perfect site for a developer who is looking for a small site or someone looking to self build their own home.

The site is a section of a former agricultural field and is located adjacent to Toft Hill Lane and the Sportsman Inn public house, on the outskirts of Toft Hill in a prominent and popular location with open views to the rear over neighbouring countryside. An existing gate for both pedestrian and vehicular access exists from the highway, however it is proposed that the entrance is changed to a more central position to benefit all for houses equally.

Planning Permission
The property benefits from outline planning permission application number DM/16/01457/OUT

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The planning is due for expiry in June 2019.
There are no mains services connected to the site at present however there are connection points within the locality.
From Wolsingham, follow the A689 sign posted for Crook and A68, at Harperley roundabout, take the third exit on to the A68, continue, passing through the village of Fir Tree, upon reaching Toft Hill and The Sportsman public house the property is located immediately on the right hand side as identified by a George F White For Sale board.

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