Savills | Site at Jim Bush Drive, Prestonpans, East Lothian, EH32 9GP | Properties for sale
0.59 Ac(0.24 Ha)
Price on application

Site at Jim Bush DrivePrestonpans, East Lothian, EH32 9GP

    Key features

    • Planning permission for 14 apartments & 5 retail units
    • Site within modern housing suburb
    • Opportunity to complete final block of DWH Development
    • Convenient location with excellent transport links to Edinburgh
    • Offers invited for the site as a whole

    Residential and retail development site in East Lothian with excellent transport links to Edinburgh.

    About this property

    • The land for sale is located to the south-west of Prestonpans. The site forms the final development area within a recently built housing estate by David Wilson Homes who have delivered a mix of 2-bed apartments and 3 & 4-bed houses. The development opportunity has a well positioned location withinthe housing estate with apartments and retail an appropriate addition to the existing layout. The build-out of the gap site will complete construction within the immediate area. The housing development has proved a popular homebuyer location and has established a quality residential suburb. The subject ground has been used as a site compound for the surrounding housing development and will be cleared by the seller prior to sale. The plot has planning approval for a single mixed use block to be constructed on the corner of Jim Bush Drive and Monks Meadow, to the east of the site for sale. To the north, west and east of the site are new build residential properties. To the south of the site is a grassed park area providing an attractive open outlook. Vehicular access is anticipated to be taken from the south of the site via Monks Meadow.

    Local information

    • The site is located within the commuter settlement of Prestonpans, a historic town in East Lothian which has seen substantial population growth and new housing in recent years. The settlement is an attractive homebuyer location given its village feel, semi-rural location, accessibility to the East Lothian coastline and excellent transport links to nearby Edinburgh.Edinburgh city centre is located approximately 13 km west of Prestonpans with many other central belt and East Lothian settlements within a commutable distance.
    • The town adjoins to a continuous A-Road link to Edinburgh (A1) that connects directly to both Edinburgh city centre and the City of Edinburgh Bypass. There are regular public bus services, including Lothian Buses No. 26, which travel between Prestonpans and Edinburgh city centre. The town benefits from a railway station on the North Berwick line, located around only 1 km east of the site, which has regular trains to Edinburgh taking approx. 15 minutes. The town offers a selection of local
    • amenities including shops (including a Lidl supermarket and local Co-op), banks, Post Office, pharmacy and library.
    • Nearby Musselburgh provides a number of retail facilities including a Tesco Extra Superstore (approx. 4.5 km). The site is also located east of retail facilities at Fort Kinnaird Shopping Park (Marks & Spencer, H&M, Next, TK Maxx, Argos) around 8 km away.