Savills | Residential Development Site, Park House Drive, Heversham, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7EG | Property for sale
0.58 Ac(0.23 Ha)
Guide price £450,000

Residential Development SitePark House Drive, Heversham, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7 7EG

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Outline Planning Consent to build six homes
  • Application No: SL/2018/0715
  • Mix of open market and affordable housing
  • Sought after village location
  • Site extends to about 0.58 hectares

An exciting development opportunity to build six new detached homes in the desirable village of Heversham just 3 miles south of the Lake District National Park.

About this property

  • SITE AREA - The site, shown edged red on the Site Plan (extending to about 0.58 hectares), comprises of flat open pasture with countryside views. The site area includes the land required for the landscaping of the development, in accordance with the planning consent.

    PLANNING - Outline Planning Consent (SL/2018/0715) subject to Reserved Matters and Section 106 agreement was granted for the site on 30 January 2020. The consent is for residential development for 6 dwellings with associated parking and amenity space. The consent includes 3 bungalows with integrated single garage and 3 two storey homes with integrated single garage. Bungalow Plots 1 and 2 are Affordable Homes, Plots 3 to 6 are Open Market Homes. Full details can be found on the South Lakeland District Council's planning website at:

    SERVICES - We understand that mains electricity, water and drainage are located nearby. Potential purchasers will have to make their own enquires and satisfy themselves as to the suitability and availability of service provisions.

Local information

  • Approximate Mileages - Milnthorpe 1 mile, M6 Motorway 3 miles,Kendal 7 miles,Grange-over-Sands 10 miles
  • A residential development site located to the east of Park House Drive on the edge of the desirable village of Heversham, South Cumbria. Heversham is located off the A6, north of Milnthorpe and south of Leasgill and is about 3 miles south of the southern boundary of the Lake District National Park. Local attractions include the Lake District World Heritage Site, Sizergh Castle, Levens Hall, Grange over Sands, Cartmel village and Cartmel races. Heversham has a variety of facilities, including St Peter's Church, a Public House, outdoor activities centre, sports field, cricket pavilion, tennis courts, bowling green and a playground. Nearby, Milnthorpe has a Booths, primary school, Dallam School and sixth form college and petrol station.

Additional information

  • RIGHTS OF WAY, EASEMENTS & WAYLEAVES - The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing wayleaves, easements and rights of way, public and private, whether specifically mentioned or not. The property is sold subject to a wayleave agreement for broadband services to the homes neighbouring the property in favour of Broadband for the Rural North Ltd (B4RN). The route of the wayleave agreement is along the Northern and Western boundary of the property but does not cross the site access road. Within the wayleave agreement is an undertaking for the residential development to be able to connect to the broadband services for which B4RN will ensure there is sufficient capacity. New residential property owners on the site will be offered no less favourable terms for connection and use than those available to any other dwelling connected to the network.
  • COVENANTS AND RESTRICTIONS - The purchaser is to erect the site boundaries including the fencing and hedges, as specified on the planning consent. All of the boundaries are to be the responsibility of the purchaser and to be maintained in a stock proof condition at all times. The purchaser should also note the requirements relating to the landscaping plan associated with the planning consent.
  • METHOD OF SALE - The site is offered for sale by formal tender as a whole. The closing date for receipt of tenders is 12.00 noon on Tuesday 9th March 2021. These unconditional offers are to be submitted using the official tender form and marked for the attention of Kirsty Brough and sent to Cumbria County Council, Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RD. Tender packs are available and can be obtained by contacting Savills and Kirsty Brough. The Vendor reserves the right to withdraw or exclude any part of the property or to sell the property at any time prior to the closing date. The contract and conditions of sale are included in the tender pack. Completion will take place on or before 30th March 2021. The successful bid shall comprise two elements:
  • 1. the price; and
  • 2. a 20% revenue contribution
  • For example: Successful bid £450,000.00 Revenue contribution £75,000.00
  • Directions: NEAREST POSTCODE - LA7 7EG DIRECTIONS - From the M6, exit at Junction 36 and exit the roundabout onto the A590 heading north west towards to Skipton/Kirkby Lonsdale/ A65/Barrow. Continue on the A590 for about 3.5 miles. At the first roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A590 then in about 0.4 miles take the A6 exit south towards Milnthorpe. Continue heading south on the A6 for 2.2 miles and then turn left onto Princes Way. After a short distance take the first right onto Dugg Hill and follow this road onto Park House Drive. The entrance to the site is between 2 and 4 Park House Drive.