Price on application

Land East of The Shade, Soham, ElyThe Shade, Soham, Ely


    Key features

    • Freehold development opportunity
    • Outline planning permission for approx 18 units (4 affordable)
    • Offers invited on unconditional and conditional basis, gross of S106
    • Offers invited by 12 Noon February 2020

    Freehold Development Opportunity with outline planning permission for approx 18 units

    About this property

    • The Property comprises 2.17 acres of land for residential development with associated amenity space, it forms the western half of a mixed use planning permission planning permission. Indicated on the layout plan above by the yellow line. The approved plans comprise 2 x three bed detached, 10 eastern three bed semi-detached and 6 x 2 bed semidetached dwellings, a full accommodation schedule is included in the information pack. The open space on the eastern edge of the site comprises 0.84 acres and will be required for handover to the local authority at a date determined by the Section 106. Access and services will be provided to the Property boundary. Full rights of access will be provided throughout construction. Details on capacities and connection points are provided in the information pack. Timescales will be discussed with the party.

    Local information

    • The Property is located on the northern fringe of the market town of Soham, in East Cambridgeshire. Soham is located approximately 8.8 km (5.5 miles) south east of Ely, 11 km (7 miles) north of Newmarket and 20.7 km (12.9 miles) north east of Cambridge. Soham is located on the A142 between Ely to the northwest and Newmarket to the southeast. The nearest Railway Station to Soham is Ely, 8.5 km (5.3 miles) north west of the town. Soham is served by an hourly bus service which links Cambridge, Newmarket and Ely. The town has a range of services which include a church, bakers, Co-op supermarket, newsagents, hairdresser and chemist. Soham has a range of schools, including Soham Village College, and three primary schools; St Andrew’s Primary School, The
    • Shade Primary School and The Weatheralls Primary School. According to the 2011 Census, Soham has an estimated population of 10,860.
    • The property is bound to the north by existing residential property and open fields, to the east by Northfield Business Park, to the south by an open field and to the west by The Shade. The Property takes access via The Shade, which provides the main thoroughfare through Soham as it merges with Townsend to the south. Approximately 300m to the north The Shade merges with the A142 which provides connectivity northbound
    • to Chatteris and southbound to Newmarket.