Price on application

Radnor Park AvenueFolkestone, CT19 5BN

  • Sold
  • Freehold

Key features

  • Sites extends to approximately 2.3 acres
  • Edge of town residential location
  • Places & Policies Local Plan Preferred Options, allocated 42 dwellings
  • Offers invited subject to planning or on an unconditional basis
  • Freehold with vacant possession

About this property

  • The property is made up of a range of former hospital buildings with associated car parking and gardens. There is potential for redevelopment as care or market (C3) housing or other uses subject to planning. The site currently has an outstanding application (planning ref Y12/0980/SH) for full planning for change of use, conversion of the Victorian hospital building and part demolition for 16 residential units and associated parking, plus an outline for the redevelopment of the remaining parts of the site, including demolition of outbuildings to provide 26 houses and associated car parking with all matters, except access, reserved. This application was submitted in October 2012 and a decision has not yet been made.

Local information

  • The Royal Victoria Hospital is located approx. 0.4 miles north of Folkestone and 0.4miles to the northeast of Folkestone Central Railway Station with High Speed Rail link services to St Pancras (54 minutes) and a regular service to Charing Cross (1 hour 39 minutes). The site benefits from good transport links with J13 of the M20 motorway approx. 1.1 miles to the north west. The Channel Tunnel Rail Terminal lies approx. 3 miles to the north west and provides services to Calais in 35 minutes.
  • The property is on Radnor Park Avenue which adjoins the A259, providing links to the A20 and through Folkestone to Hythe. To the east is a residential area with park and woodland to the north and west. Folkestone is a port town and benefits from a full range of amenities including hotels, restaurants and performance venues. Major retail facilities in the town include the Bouverie Place Shopping Centre and the West Park Farm Retail Park. The site is accessed via Radnor Park Avenue.