Savills | Cherry Lane, Dringhouses, York, YO24 1QF | Property for sale
Offers over £1,000,000

Cherry LaneDringhouses, York, YO24 1QF

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in September 2021
  • Outline planning permission for a 'one off' house
  • Generous plot of 2.23 acres (0.902 hectares)
  • Secluded position with outstanding views
  • Situated 1.5 miles south of York Railway Station and York city centre
  • Offers are invited for the freehold interest.

BEST AND FINAL BIDS BY FRIDAY 6TH AUGUST. An exceptional residential development opportunity directly fronting York Racecourse.

About this property

  • The residential development site is an exceptional and unique opportunity on the edge of the celebrated city of York, lying approximately 2 miles to the south of the city centre. The site lies in very close proximity to world famous York Racecourse, with uninterrupted views and private frontage, forming part of the wider landscape setting known as The Knavesmire.

    The site equates to approximately 2.23 acres (0.902 hectares) and comprises a paddock of undeveloped grassland, which has a near flat topography. The site occupies a prime plot on Cherry Lane, with clear access as well as unrivalled and uninterrupted views eastwards towards York Racecourse.

    The site has a recent Outline Planning Consent for the erection of 1no. detached dwelling (Ref: 21/00121/OUT, dated 16th April 2021). The link to the current Outline Planning Permission can be accessed here:

This is a once in a life time opportunity to acquire a very special plot.

Edward StoyleProperty agent

Local information

  • Cherry Lane lies to the east of Tadcaster Road, which is a well-known and highly regarded thoroughfare running into York city centre from south to north. The immediate setting of the site is highly private given the proximity to the city centre. To the north and west of the site there are a series of large detached residential properties with large established gardens. The eastern boundary lies directly adjacent to York Racecourse and borders The Knavesmire and to the south lies grassland, infrastructure and buildings associated with The Stableside Racecourse Centre. The site is accessed via Cherry Lane in the northwest corner of the site, with Cherry Lane forming the northern boundary of the site. The western boundary borders the gardens of a large residential property.
  • Technical Information
  • All planning and technical information for the site, including indicative drawings, are available to interested parties through a data room via our dedicated website
  • The site is to be sold subject to and with the benefit of all wayleaves, easements and rights of way, whether or not mentioned in these particulars. There is an existing public right of way running beyond the northern boundary.
  • The vendor advises that the site is elected forVAT.
  • The site is offered for sale by informal tender. We are seeking offers on an unconditional basis, to be submitted to ‘Matthew Jones' at