FOR SALE BY ONLINE UNCONDITIONAL AUCTION (Immediate Exchange)
Bidding opens on 30th March 2021 and closes on 1st April 2021 with a *guide price of £275,000 - £375,000 (plus fees).
This 7.54 acre plot is situated on Field Lane, Morton and is well positioned in this highly regarded Lincolnshire village to the North of Gainsborough town centre.
Gainsborough itself offers a wide range of facilities and amenities, and is in the throes of significant growth with several developments currently underway. The city of Lincoln and the towns Scunthorpe, Doncaster and Retford are all easily accessible.
A rare opportunity to acquire approximately 7.54 acres of strategically located land and a detached bungalow in a highly desirable location within rural Lincolnshire. We believe the property has significant development potential within this popular village to the north of Gainsborough. Outline planning permission was previously granted in 2002 under L115880 however this has now expired.
The bungalow itself offers scope for modernisation and benefits from well-proportioned accommodation throughout. An additional room or rooms could be easy added with a loft conversion. The roof space of the bungalow is very large with plenty of headroom and is currently used for storage with access via a loft hatch located in the hallway."
Front entrance door into:
With wooden flooring, storage heater and storage cupboard housing the hot water tank. Door to
8’10 maximum x 16’1 maximum
uPVC double glazed window to the front elevation, timber and glazed window to the side elevation, storage heater, range of fitted floor and wall units, complementary rolled edged work surface with stainless steel sink and drainer unit, integrated four ring electric hob with electric oven under and extractor over, integrated fridge, integrated freezer, tiled splash backs.
17’3 maximum x 12’10 maximum
With uPVC double glazed windows to front and side elevation, storage heater, ornate fire surround with tiled hearth.
13’2 x 12’1
uPVC double glazed window to the side elevation, range of fitted wardrobes and storage heater.
10’1 x 12’1
uPVC double glazed window to the rear elevation, storage heater.
With suite comprising low level flush w.c., pedestal wash hand basin, panelled bath with electric shower over, fully tiled walls, storage heater, uPVC double glazed opaque glass window to the side elevation.
From the kitchen uPVC opaque glass door
With space for tumble dryer and built in storage units throughout.
Garage Measurements: 21’ x 18’ Approx.
Studio Unit Measurements: 14’ x 18’ Approx.
Total external measurements for the whole building: 35’ x 18’ Approx.
The studio area of this dual purpose building would make an ideal office or study for anyone who works from home. The studio area was previously used as a home therapy room and includes its own side door, electricity supply, lighting and water supply plus a fitted sink/wash basin.
The garage area also has its own electricity supply and consumer board. This garage includes a garage door suitable for larger family vehicles and also includes its own separate side door.
The garage space has potential for use as a garage/workshop or conversion to a home gymnasium. This garage / studio unit has a traditional apex roof which offers the possibility of additional storage in the roof space.
The iron gated driveway to the property has parking for several vehicles. There is also access to the garage block from Field Lane, separate from the main driveway and with additional off-road parking for another two vehicles. A secondary site access to the property further north on Field Lane provides access for larger farm vehicles and additional parking space. The wide secondary site entrance also provides direct access to the 7.54 acre plot and would be suitable for delivery of building materials, skips etc.
The property is also surrounded by mature and well maintained gardens, Loral hedges, a patio, well stocked borders, a large grassed area and an established orchard with both apple and pear trees. There is also a fenced-off section of land next to the orchard previously used as a vegetable patch which includes a greenhouse.
To the north of the site are a range of former agricultural storage buildings, along with access to an additional piece of former paddock land.
The former barn structure (external measurement: 26’ x 40’ approx.) has 3 even sized compartments with a running water supply located next to the barn. The former barn has potential for use as horse stables or possibly a barn conversion subject to the relevant planning permissions. An electrical distribution transformer mounted on a pole is also located next to the barn which could provide an electricity supply for any future redevelopment work.
Located next to the barn structure is a late 1800s detached cottage (external measurement: 13’ x 36’ approx.) which may be suitable for restoration or redevelopment.
Also located in the barn area are various plots of hard standing concrete (former piggery) which could be used for additional off-road parking or redevelopment subject to the relevant permissions being obtained.
To appreciate the full development potential of this strategically located plot of land in this highly desirable rural village setting, viewing is highly recommended. Strictly by Appointment with Auction House
Vacant possession will be given upon completion.
The property is subject to an agricultural user clause.
Prospective purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries of the relevant statutory authorities. NB: Services, Apparatus and Equipment have not been tested by Auction House and therefore cannot be verified as being in working order. The buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor/Surveyor.
These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and they do not form any part of any contract. Information relating to Rating and Town & Country Planning matters has been obtained by verbal enquiry only. Prospective purchasers are advised to make their own enquiries of the appropriate Authority. All measurements, areas and distances are approximate only. Potential purchasers are advised to check them.
Additional Fees: Buyers Premium: 1.2% inc VAT of the purchase price payable on exchange of contracts.
Administration Fee: £1200 payable on exchange of contracts
Disbursements: Please see the legal pack for any disbursements listed that may become payable by the purchaser on completion
Administration Charge is a non-refundable £1,200 inc VAT payable on the fall of the virtual gavel.
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