Savills | Land at Scotforth Road, Scotforth, Lancaster, LA1 4NT, Scotforth, Lancaster, LA1 4NT | Property for sale
Price on application

Land at Scotforth Road, Scotforth, Lancaster, LA1 4NTScotforth, Lancaster, LA1 4NT

  • Under offer
  • Sole agency
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Prominent residential gateway site into Lancaster
  • Established and desirable residential location
  • Attractive greenfield setting.
  • Outline Consent for 95 dwellings.
  • Well located for access to Lancaster and the M6.
  • Two miles from Lancaster station, a principle West Coast Mainline station
  • Scotforth benefits from a Booths, pub and primary school.

A prominent residential development site for up to 95 dwellings, located on the southern edge of Scotforth, Lancaster.

About this property

  • The site extends to 12.56ac (5.08ha) and is located adjacent to the A6, Scotforth Road at the southern edge of Scotforth, which itself is forms the southern part of Lancaster. It is located to the north of the Lancaster University campus at Bailrigg. The A6 runs north into Lancaster and approximately 3 miles to the south there is a junction with the M6.

    The site is bounded by the railway to the west, the A6 to the east, a proposed discount food store to the north and a small field of pasture land to the south. Access is to the north of the site off the A6. The site slopes gently downhill from east to west towards the railway and also towards the southwestern corner. It is predominantly comprised of grassland, there is a hedgerow running through the site from east to west and there are two small wooded areas to the south of the site.

    The site, under the jurisdiction of Lancaster City Council, benefits from an outline planning consent for the delivery of 95 dwellings with associated access under application ref: 19/00332/OUT . The site is separate from the promotion of the Bailrigg Garden Village scheme and can come forward independently and in advance of that scheme

An exciting residential development opportunity on an attractive and prominent Lancaster gateway site located on the southern edge of Scotforth.

Ed RooneyProperty agent

Local information

  • The site is located in an established and desirable residential location, approximately 1.5 miles from the centre of Lancaster. Scotforth was historically a village in its own right and benefits from a local centre including a Booths, pub and primary school, as well as the consented discount food store directly to the north of the site. The site is well located for transport connections, being 3 miles from a junction on the M6 and Lancaster railway station being located just 2 miles to the north. Lancaster is a principle station on the West Coast Mainline Lancaster Station providing direct trains to Preston, Carlisle, Crewe and London Euston (in less than 3 hours).