0.30 Ac(0.12 Ha)
Price on application

65 London Road, EdinburghCLOSING DATE: MIDDAY ON 13 DECEMBER 2018

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Detailed planning consent granted
  • Permission for a five storey apartment block containing 30 units
  • Well located approximately 1.3 miles east of the city centre

Residential Development Opportunity with Planning Permission for 30 Apartments

About this property

  • 65 London Road extends to approximately 0.3 acres (0.1 ha) and is triangular in shape. Access is taken from London Road. The site was most recently used as a car wash with the buildings remaining on site, although it is no longer operational. The site is bounded to north by London Road (A1) and Meadowbank Stadium beyond; to the east and south by Clockmill Lane and a commercial property beyond; to the west by two sites which have recently been acquired for redevelopment.

Local information

  • The property is located in Meadowbank, a suburb of Edinburgh approximately 1.3 miles to the east of the city centre.
  • Meadowbank, and the subject site, lie on the A1 (London Road) which is a main arterial route in and out of the city centre. There are excellent transport connections including Lothian Bus routes in the local area servicing the city. Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station is located approximately 1.3 miles west of Meadowbank which provides regular services connecting across the UK including to Glasgow and London. Edinburgh International Airport is approximately 9 miles west.
  • Meadowbank benefits from a wide range of amenities which are within close proximity to the subjects. Meadowbank Shopping Park, approximately 0.3 miles from the site, is home to a range of national occupiers including Sainsbury’s, M&S, TK Maxx, KFC and B&M Home Store. London Road has a wider range of amenities including local shops, cafes, restaurants and a McDonald’s.
  • Meadowbank Stadium is located opposite the site. The subjects are also well located to benefit from the open space within Holyrood Park including Arthur’s Seat (approximately 0.3 miles south).
  • 65 London Road lies within the catchment area of Abbeyhill Primary School and St Ninian’s RC Primary School. Secondary level education is provided at Drummond Community High and Holy Rood RC High.

Additional information

  • Planning
  • 65 London Road has Full Planning Permission subject to a S75 Agreement.
  • Ref: 17/03633/FUL
  • Proposal: Demolition of existing single storey car-wash unit and erection of new residential flatted development rising up to 5 storeys, comprising 30 flats, and including all associated landscaping, parking and ancillary facilities (as amended)
  • Status: Granted subject to S75 agreement
  • Date: 25 May 2018
  • The site has no listed buildings in the immediate vicinity and is not within a Conservation Area.
  • For further information on planning City of Edinburgh
  • Council can be contacted on planning@edinburgh.gov.uk / 0131 529 3550.