Property Summary

Guide Price £70,000

Branch Details


01665 603581

6 Market Street, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 1TL

Vicarage View

Building Plot on Development Site

•Guide Price £70,000 for the smaller plots
£75,000 for the 2 larger plots

•Estimated build cost £150,000/dwelling
•Unique opportunity to purchase a building plot on development site •Full Planning Permission
•Low density development of 7 plots •Full benefit of care facilities from the Old Vicarage Residential House

The Area
Vicarage View is a unique opportunity to purchase a building plot for development on this low density development of 7 sites with full Planning Permission for 2 types of detached dwellings each having a kitchen, living room/dining room, bedroom with en-suite at ground level and a second bedroom with en-suite on the first floor.

Located on the edge of the Northumberland National Park and situated within the grounds of the Old Vicarage Residential Home the plot owners will have the benefit of the care facilities available should they be required.

The Property
The attractive local market town of Wooler provides a range of day-to-day amenities, including shops, restaurants, cafes, public houses, health centre and library. There are abundant opportunities for sports and leisure enthusiasts, with Wooler Golf Club set in spectacular scenery and a range of further sporting clubs including cricket, angling, shooting, cycling and running.

The coastal town Berwick upon Tweed to the north is within easy reach and provides further comprehensive cultural, educational, recreational and shopping facilities along with a mainline railway station providing access to Edinburgh and London.

The historic market town of Alnwick is some 20 miles to the south east with the attractions of the Alnwick Gardens and Alnwick Castle and all other facilities and amenities.

Newcastle upon Tyne is within easy reach and is around 60 miles to the south with its vibrant centre of art and culture and boasts a sage music centre, several other theatres and galleries, including the Baltic, a dynamic city centre and famous quayside with international events throughout the year.

The layout plan on the particulars identifies the plots and plans illustrate the 2 house types. Type A has 2 bedrooms, both with en-suites, fitted kitchens and combined dining room/living room. Type B has similar accommodation but is larger.

The owner of the Old Vicarage Care Home will sell individual plots with the benefit of Planning Consent and a custom build scheme will be commenced. The plot owner will enter into a building contract organised by the vendor to construct the individual dwellings. Access road and services will be constructed.

Externally there will be allocated parking for residents. The properties will benefit from a private patio and lawn together with access to the large communal lawn and gardens.
Planning Planning Consent was granted in July 2016 (Reference 15/04263/LBC) to extend The Old Vicarage Care Home and construct 7 detached independent living dwellings.

To be sold with the benefit of a 125 year Lease at an annual rent of £120 without review. The Leases will be renewable.

The plot owners will be liable for an annual service charge which will be levied by a Management Company. Each plot owner will have a share in the Management Company who will retain the Freehold of the site. A budget service charge to cover cost of ground and road maintenance, insurance and lighting will be prepared.

Plot owners will be responsible for paying Council Tax and all utility bills and outgoings.

On acceptance of an offer a deposit of 10% will be paid to the vendor’s solicitors as stakeholder. A formal exchange of contracts will be within 12 weeks and completion 4 weeks after.

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