Savills | Land at, Bedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Cranbrook | Property for sale
Guide price £1,500,000

Land atBedgebury Road, Goudhurst, Cranbrook

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Development Site for 1 or 2 Large Units
  • Opportunity to Buy as a Whole or as 2 Plots
  • Site extends to 12.65 acres
  • Located approximately 1 mile to the south of Goudhurst

Development Site for 1 or 2 Large Units. Granted Planning Permission. The total area of the site extends to approximately 12.65 acres

About this property

  • The Property is set in an attractive rural position to the south of Goudhurst village and comprises a well screened plot which offers privacy but is not isolated. The Property was formerly a hop farm and latterly used for game rearing and storage. The Property currently comprises two large former agricultural buildings, a redundant cottage and land. The property is accessed over a private shared driveway with a private unmade track leading off from this. The surrounding landscape comprises open farmland interspersed by areas of woodland, hedgerows and trees. To the west of the site are some residential dwellings, including a 16th Century farmhouse, converted barn and an Oast house. Planning The site benefits from the following planning permission: ‘Demolition of existing buildings including the Gamekeepers Cottage and removal of mobile home with erection of two replacement dwellings with associated landscaping’ under planning application’ Granted 05 Feb 2019 (Ref. 18/03451/FULL) The property also has planning permission for: ‘Demolition of game rearing and storage buildings and replacement of gamekeepers cottage with new dwelling, including a change of use of adjoining land currently used for game rearing to residential curtilage, access and landscaping (amendment to extant planning permission TW/10/00853/FUL comprising amended house design)’ Granted 16 May 2013 (Ref. 13/00477/FUL/NR2). A number of conditions have been discharged and works have commenced.

Local information

  • The Property is located approximately 1 mile to the south of Goudhurst village which is located in the Weald of Kent. Goudhurst is 10 miles to the east of Tunbridge Wells, 13 miles to the south of Maidstone, 22 miles to the west of Ashford and 50 miles to the south east of central London.Goudhurst benefits from good communication links by road with the A21 nearby, providing links to Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks and the M25.
  • Marden, Paddock Wood and Staplehurst Train Stations are nearby with Marden mainline station located 6 miles to the north east which provides services to London Bridge and Charing Cross within 48 minutes and 59 minutes respectively. Direct services are also available to Ashford International from within 26 minutes. London Gatwick airport is located approximately 33 miles to the west.
  • Goudhurst offers a range of local amenities including public houses, café, village shop, church and village hall. The nearby towns of Cranbrook, Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone provide a wider retail presence with numerous local and national retailers, as well as a broad variety of restaurants, bars and entertainment facilities. The surrounding towns and villages offer a wide range of primary, grammar/state and private secondary schools, including Cranbrook School only 5.8 miles to the east.

Additional information

  • Method of sale
  • The property is offered for sale by informal tender and an offer deadline will be advised in due course.
  • The Property is available as a whole or as separate plots.
  • A design and build contract is available with AB Canham. Construction cost guides available on expression of interest.