A very rare development opportunity in a semi-rural location with planning permission for the construction of two detached dwellings and conversion of a traditional timber framed barn into a residential dwelling. All set within approximately 1.7 Acres. The former farmyard is located to the north of the Village of Preston, approximately 3.0 miles from Wingham. Preston benefits from good range of local services and amenities including a Primary school, Butchers, shop and garden Centre. Sandwich (8.5 miles) has a wider range of facilities, and the Cathedral City of Canterbury (10 miles) has a full range of shopping, educational and leisure facilities.
Newhouse Farm comprises the listed Kent barn, an open sided storage building and three large agricultural buildings. The large site means that the two new build dwellings will benefit from significant gardens with the barn sitting in a plot amounting to nearly 1 acre.
The Kent barn will provide a large double height dining area, kitchen, utility, family bathroom and two large double bedrooms (one with en-suite) on the ground floor. On the first floor there will be a large master suite with an en-suite and dressing area. Accessed via a separate set of stairs will be a large living room. Adjacent to the barn will be a 4 bay ‘car barn’.
Unit 1 comprises of 3/4 bedrooms with one having an En-suite and a family bathroom on the first floor, an open plan kitchen and dining room, utility room and a separate living room and downstairs wc on the ground floor. Externally there is a 2-bay garage building.
Unit 2 comprises of 4 bedrooms with one having an En-suite bathroom it will have a family bathroom on the first floor, an open plan kitchen and dining with a separate living room. It will also include a utility room and downstairs wc. Unit 2 will have an attached garage.
Services Main’s electricity and water are available. Drainage will be facilitated via a package treatment plant. A telephone connection is available via the nearby utility pole and broadband speeds are deemed to be good. None of these services have been checked or tested.
Plans Any plans contained within these particulars are indicative only and the property will be sold in accordance with the registered title. Interested parties are to satisfy themselves with the physical boundaries on-site.
Tenure The freehold of the site(s) are for sale with vacant possession on completion. Copies of the HM Land Registry entries can be found in the information pack.
Method Of Sale The site is offered for sale by private treaty. The sellers reserve the right to take the land to informal tender, formal tender or auction, should they so wish.
Purchasers Identification In accordance with Money Laundering Regulations, we are now required to obtain proof of identity and funds prior to agreeing a sale.
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