We have been given the opportunity to market this Building Plot (Plot 1) in Chilton Polden for sale Freehold with the benefit of Planning Permission having been granted in September 2019 for a detached residential dwelling on a self-build development basis only.
The Plot would be an ideal opportunity for anyone living within the area of Chilton Polden or have a local connection to the area, looking for a self-build opportunity to build their dream home, with views overlooking agricultural land, across the Somerset Levels and to the Mendip Hills.
The Plot is situated on the Land to the North of Goose Lane Farm, in Chilton Polden. Chilton Polden is a rural village on the Somerset Levels to the north of the Polden Hills in the Sedgemoor district of Somerset.
Chilton Polden is 10km to the North East of Bridgwater and is located on the Northern edge of the Chilton Polden village, with open agricultural land located to the North and West boundaries and existing residential dwellings to the South and East boundaries.
The Plot is to be accessible off Goose Lane and via a private access road/driveway.
The neighbouring village of Edington has a Post Office and Stores, as well as a Doctors Surgery. The two villages are linked by The Broadway and are only 1 mile apart.
Bridgwater, Street and Glastonbury are able to offer a full range of supermarkets and out of town retail parks with Street also offering Clarks Village, just 8 miles from Chilton Polden.
The M5 motorway is only 5 miles, on the northern outskirts of Bridgwater making access to Taunton and Bristol easily accessible.
317.62m² (0.07 acres) – Plot 1 is being sold as a cleared site, with service ducting to the edge of the plot, with the benefit of valuable Planning Permission for a self build opportunity – as granted.
The granted Planning Permission for the site is for a proposed 3 Bedroom house with 2 No. car parking spaces and detached car port.
Mains services will be made available to the Plot and work is currently underway for the service installations including electricity, LPG gas, water, drainage and BT.
Method of Sale:
The Plot is being offered for sale Freehold, by way of private treaty.
The Vendors own the Freehold of the whole site where there are other proposed building plots which are also granted for development of self-build properties.
NB Permission is granted for self build development only.
SDC granted Planning Permission on 17th September 2019 (app. No. 19/19/00008) for a Hybrid Scheme (full and outline) consent granted.
Full application for the demolition of the existing barns and the erection of 3 No. dwellings with appropriate access, turning and parking areas for Plots 1,2 and 3.
Plot 1 is now being sold due to a change in personal circumstances with the benefit of Planning for the development.
The development granted is for self build property only, in accordance with the Policy D9 if the Sedgemoor Local Plan.
16 No. conditions were attached to the original Planning consent, some of which are in the process of being satisfied as works have already commenced on site in so far as services are being provided to each of the 3 No. plots.
Sedgemoor District Council have subsequently confirmed by way of a letter that conditions 10,13 and 14 have been discharged. A copy of that letter can be provided on request.
The Planning granted was for self-build development with the first occupation to be limited to those with a local familial connection to Chilton Polden and be registered on the self-build register with Sedgemoor District Council.
A prospective Purchaser would need to have input into their own design of the self-build property and would be required to submit a new application for their proposed build design and clarify their local connection to Chilton Polden.