Development site for two houses within a level walk of town. Superb development site,
level walk town centre, planning for detached dwellings, site 0.215 of an acre.
The property is situated in castle road, within a level walk of Okehampton town centre. The town itself offers a wide range of shops and services with three supermarkets including a Waitrose. There is schooling from infant to sixth form level, a modern hospital and leisure centre in the attractive setting of Simmons Park. From the town there is easy access via the A30 dual carriageway, west into Cornwall or east to the cathedral and university city of Exeter, some 23 miles away within its M5 motorway, mainline rail and international air connections.
Okehampton is situated on the northern fringes of the Dartmoor National Park offering hundreds of square miles of superb scenery with many opportunities for riding, walking and outdoor pursuits. There is also comparatively easy access to the north and south coasts of Devon with some attractive beaches and delightful coastal scenery.DESCRIPTION
The property comprises approximately 0.215 of an acre, lying adjacent to Castleford, Castle Road. Planning consent has been granted for the erection of two detached 3 / 4 bedroom dwellings. Unit 1 will have an integral garaging, while Unit 2 has off road parking. There is an aspect towards nearby woodland, with the Ockment River and Historic Okehampton Castle being close by. This is a rare opportunity to acquire a development site in an attractive part of Okehampton, which is level to the town centre.AGENTS NOTE
It should be noted that an existing public footpath runs through the site between the two proposed dwellings.PLANNING
Planning Consent APP/Q1153/W/17/3171503 was granted on the 30th of August 2017. Full details can be found on the West Devon Borough Council Website www.westdevon.gov.uk, Reference 00938/2015.DIRECTIONS
From Okehampton Fore Street, turn left between the Natwest Bank and the White Hart Hotel into George Street. Take the first turning right after the Post Office into Castle Road. Continue along for some distance before a public footpath sign will be seen upon the left handside. The site is the area on both sides of this footpath.LOCAL AUTHORITY
West Devon Borough Council, Kilworthy Park, Drake Road, Tavistock PL19 0BZ. Tel: 01822 813600