Southmoor, Oxfordshire

£150,000 Sold STC


  • Single building plot
  • Attractive Oxfordshire village location
  • Detailed consent for 2 bedroom house
  • Convenient for Oxford and Abingdon
  • For sale by private treaty

Description

THE PLOT
We are delighted to offer the rare opportunity to acquire a single building plot in the thriving and conveniently located Oxfordshire village of Southmoor.

The plot is a parcel of land left over from a development carried out by the highly respected retirement specialists, Blue Cedar Homes which was completed last year. The extent of the land is showed edged in red on the OS plan within these sales particulars, strictly for identification purposes only. It will enjoy direct vehicular access onto Bellamy Close, a publicly adopted highway.

The planning consent is for a detached 2 bedroom, 2 storey property the accommodation of which can be summarised as follows:

Ground Floor - open plan living room with dining area and kitchen, cloakroom, stairs to first floor landing, bedroom 1 with en-suite shower room, bedroom 2 and family bathroom.

Outside there will be a car parking drive suitable for 1 vehicle and front lawns. To the rear will be a private garden area.

VIEWINGS
The location of the plot may be seen during normal daylight hours without any specific appointment. It would be appreciated if you could let us know if you intend to visit and you walk the plot entirely at your own risk.

LOCATION
Southmoor is a popular village lying just south of the A420 between Oxford and Swindon, with a very good bus service between the two and giving easy access to the A34 and M4 and M40 motorways. Mainline railway services are available from Oxford (c. 10 miles) and Didcot Parkway (c. 13 miles) and airport buses run from the Oxford terminal.

Southmoor has a public house, the Waggon and Horses, and a village hall, and a small variety of shops. John Blandy VC Primary School teaches children from the ages of five to 12 and also has a nursery class. There is a thriving tennis club; cricket club; drama group; village newspaper and many other activities and events.

SERVICES & TENURE
We are informed that the vendor enjoys freehold title and vacant possession will be granted upon completion of a sale.

It is believed that mains water, electricity, drainage and gas are all available in Bellamy Close, although interested parties should address any specific enquiries to the relevant service provider.

TOWN & COUNTRY PLANNING
Detailed consent has been granted by Vale of White Horse District Council under consent no. P20/V0316/FUL dated 20th March 2020 for a 2 bedroom detached house of 720 sq.ft.

CIL would be payable by a builder, but a self build party could apply for exemption.

A copy of this consent notice together with the approved plans is to be found in the information pack available from the agent's website.

METHOD OF SALE
The property is offered for sale by private treaty with a guide of £150,000 subject to contract.

INFORMATION PACK
An information pack is available via our website or by request to our Land department on 01285 646770 which will include the following:

1. Planning consent notice
2. Approved plans
3. CIL details - see note below:

Please note that there is a discrepancy between the floor area of the consented dwelling and the area used by the Local Authority. The Purchaser, if a self builder, can apply for exemption and a commercial builder can seek a reduction to reflect the actual area of new build.

DIRECTIONS From the A420 upon reaching its roundabout with the A415 take this road signed to Abingdon, which is Witney Road, after approximately a quarter of a mile bear right at the roundabout into Faringdon Road and subsequently take the 4th left turn into Bellamy Close and the plot will be found upon the right hand side, identified by the agent's sale board.

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