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Price on application

Abbey Mill, Bishops WalthamDevelopment Opportunity

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Freehold approximately 3.697 ha (9.13 ac)
  • Planning permission for a 35,000 sq ft (net sales area)
  • Of interest to occupiers, investors and developers
  • Potential for alternative uses including residential (subject to planning)
  • Located in the Bishops Waltham
  • Best offers invited by 12 noon Wednesday 12th August

Development Opportunity

About this property

  • The site is located to the south of Bishops Waltham, south of the Old Station Roundabout and east of a dismantled railway line. The site has well defined boundaries extending to 3.697 ha (9.13 ac) with three distinct areas identified on the plan overleaf: Abbey Mill, Abbey Field; and Bishops Waltham South Pond. The Abbey Mill site was formerly used as a light industrial park and has been cleared of existing buildings; save for the mill building which is vacant with an approximate GIA of 656.20 sq m (7,063 sq ft) laid out over six levels. The adjacent Bishops Waltham Palace, to the east of the site, is a Scheduled Ancient Monument (Scheduled Monument No. 1016169) and includes the Abbey Field and Bishop’s Waltham South Pond (former fishpond to the palace).

Local information

  • Bishops Waltham is located approximately 11 miles south east of Winchester, 11 miles north east of Southampton and 14 miles north west of Portsmouth. The nearest rail station is Botley, located 3 miles south - there is a direct service to London Waterloo in approximately 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • Bishops Waltham is a market town with approximately 3,017 dwellings (2011 census) located in a rural setting. The centre has much historic interest having developed around a medieval town.
  • Bishops Waltham has a range of amenities including shops, cafes, restaurants, public houses, petrol filling station and various commercial uses.