|Floor Area||Approx. 1.055 acres (0.43 hectares).|
|Description||The site is to be sold Freehold with the benefit of Vacant Possession. Unconditional offers are invited on a Subject to Contract only basis in excess of £2,000,000. Best offers are invited by 12 noon on Friday 8th March. VAT will be payable.
Town Centre Residential Development Site to be sold with Planning Consent for
9 new townhouses & 3 apartments
Approx site area 1.055 acres
The site is situated to the north west of Tonbridge town centre, to the west of the High Street, close to its junction with Bordyke and Landsdowne Road. The site is accessed off Landsdowne Road and will also be accessible via a new roadway to be completed leading from The Slade. This is a town centre Conservation Area site and it is adjacent to the Crest redevelopment of the former Tonbridge Cattle Market site.
The location at the historic northern end of the town is ideal for access to the River Medway and the town’s restaurants. Tonbridge has excellent schools at all levels including the boy’s public school within 250 yards, and Tonbridge Girls Grammar and the Weald of Kent School at the southern end of the town.
The property is within around 0.4 miles of Tonbridge mainline station providing a fast and frequent train service to central London stations with a minimum journey time of around 35 minutes. The A21 dual carriageway link to Junction 5 M25 can be approached from either the south or the north and is within around 10 minutes drive. The town’s shops and supermarkets (Waitrose and Sainsbury’s) are all within around 0.25-0.5 miles and the property is close to Tonbridge Swimming Pool and playing fields.
Comprises a broadly triangular site extending to around 1.055 acres (0.43 hectares). This includes an area of land running along the northern boundary known as ‘The Fosse’ being a Scheduled Ancient Monument which comprises an earthwork and bank and a dense wooded area.
Planning Consent was issued under reference TM/12/03803/FL dated 9th July 2013 for the ‘construction of 9 townhouses and 3 apartments; provision of 15 car parking spaces for the residential development together with a further 9 garages, plus a further 30 spaces for the existing commercial use of 182 High Street; works to the Scheduled Ancient Monument; associated landscape works; and the safeguarding of land for the provision of the Landsdowne Road link road’. This is an extant consent.
Subsequent Planning Consents TM/14/01019/NMA, TM/14/01354/FL and TM/15/04046/RD have been granted relating to both addition and/or variation of Planning Conditions.
There is no Section 106 agreement, and there is no provision for affordable housing.
Purchasers are strongly recommended to make their own enquiries but we are advised that both surface water and mains drains are connected to the site and gas, water and electricity are available in the road.
Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, Gibson Building, Gibson Drive, Kings Hill, West Malling, Kent, ME19 4LZ. 01732 844522.
NEW LINK ROAD
The seller is completing to adoptable standards a new highway linking Landsdowne Road to the north with The Slade to the south as shown on the Marketing Plan. The seller is also completing the development of a new car park with 30 car parking spaces to be retained for the benefit of the offices at 182 High Street, again as shown on the Marketing Plan.
The site is to be sold Freehold with the benefit of Vacant Possession. Unconditional offers are invited on a Subject to Contract only basis in excess of £2,000,000. Best offers are invited by 12 noon on Friday 8th March. VAT will be payable.
The site will be sold subject to an overage provision to be agreed between the parties.
For further information please contact
Jeffrey Moys at Bracketts 01732 350503 firstname.lastname@example.org
John Giblin John.email@example.com
The site is available for inspection at any time.
The sales pack and planning documents can be viewed here:
Bracketts Tonbridge office
Phone (01732) 350503