Land, Colchester, United Kingdom


SUMMARYFantastic opportunity to acquire a property and site of considerable acreage in the sought after village of Great Horkesley, Colchester in Essex. The site is currently available by private treaty.DESCRIPTIONFantastic opportunity to acquire a property and site of considerable acreage in the sought after village of Great Horkesley, Colchester in Essex. This is a rare chance to purchase an existing residence with circa 13 acres of land which may offer significant redevelopment potential, subject to the necessary consents.LocationSituated just off the A 134 trunk road, the site is well located to the north of the ever-popular town of Colchester with its vibrant and wide range of commercial, entertainment and shopping amenities. Located in close proximity to the town, Great Horkesley is well connected with convenient access to the A 12, and is just 2.4 miles from Colchester station and 3.5 miles from Colchester Town station, which connect to London Liverpool Street. Great Horkesley also has excellent bus links into Colchester, with services every 15 minutes.PlanningThe site is located within the administrative area of Colchester Borough Council in Essex. We are advised by the owners that the site had a historic planning permission for a significant new dwelling which previously proposed circa 5,000sqft of accommodation. Prospective purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries with the council to confirm both the planning history and the wider development potential of the site. There is already substantial new build development adjoining the southern boundary of the site off Tile House Lane and Pattinson Walk.Site SizeThe site measures in excess of 13 acres according to Promap, though purchasers are advised to carry out their own investigations to confirm exact measurements.Topography/ LevelsThe site is reasonably level, save for several tonnes of inert fill currently stored to the rear of the existing residential property in the north-west portion of the site. We are advised this fill is clean and certified and may therefore be used to assist with landscaping at the site or indeed on othersites as required by the developer/purchaser. There is also a stunning lake stocked with fishsituated towards the southern boundary of the site. Title plans show a number of trees on thesouthern portion of the site, though we are advised there are no tree preservation orders in place and a number of trees have already been removed from a large portion of the site. The purchaser will be responsible for their own confirmatory technical investigations and surveys relating to the site.AccessThere are 2 existing accesses in to the site from the A134 main road (The Causeway), one of which forms the main driveway to the existing property in the northern portion of the site, the other being located further south on the eastern boundary of the site. This access is largely unused at present.ServicesThe existing property is connected to mains services which are also thought to be available in the public highway fronting the site. Purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries with the relevant authorities to confirm service capacities in the context of their own proposals for the site.ViewingThe site adjoins the A134 public highway on its eastern boundary. On-site inspection is to be arranged by prior appointment through William H Brown Colchester branch on 01206 577772Agents NotesThe seller is under no obligation to accept the highest or indeed any offer for the site or the existing property. Purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries to confirm the planning, technicaland boundary aspects of the site.1. MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.2. General: While we endeavour to make our sales particulars fair, accurate and reliable, they are only a general guide to the property and, accordingly, if there is any point which is of particular importance to you, please contact the office and we will be pleased to check the position for you, especially if you are contemplating travelling some distance to view the property.3. Measurements: These approximate room sizes are only intended as general guidance. You must verify the dimensions carefully before ordering carpets or any built-in furniture.4. Services: Please note we have not tested the services or any of the equipment or appliances in this property, accordingly we strongly advise prospective buyers to commission their own survey or service reports before finalising their offer to purchase.5. THESE PARTICULARS ARE ISSUED IN GOOD FAITH BUT DO NOT CONSTITUTE REPRESENTATIONS OF FACT OR FORM PART OF ANY OFFER OR CONTRACT. THE MATTERS REFERRED TO IN THESE PARTICULARS SHOULD BE INDEPENDENTLY VERIFIED BY PROSPECTIVE BUYERS OR TENANTS. NEITHER SEQUENCE (UK) LIMITED NOR ANY OF ITS EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS HAS ANY AUTHORITY TO MAKE OR GIVE ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY WHATEVER IN RELATION TO THIS PROPERTY.3 bedrooms

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Property Reference 1064_3513662


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