A level site, comprising a small group of farm buildings and a large field extending in all to 11.96 ac (4.84 ha), of which 10.65 ac (4.31 ha) is allocated for development. The abovementioned agricultural buildings consist primarily of two large barns, both of stone construction, under pitched slate roofs. These buildings and yard are located along the site’s northerly boundary, adjoining West End Lane.
Mature hedges and post-wire fences form the northerly, westerly and southerly boundaries while a stone wall runs adjacent to priory road forming the westerly boundary. Access to the site is currently available via two gateways, both leading from West End Lane, with one passing through the farmyard.
The site is allocated (LA1.3 – West End Farm) in the South Lakeland Local Plan and identified for residential development. As detailed in the local plan, 4.31 ha of the land parcel is capable of accommodating 97 dwellings.
The owners and sellers have not submitted any Planning Permission applications to the Westmorland and Furness Council. Prospective buyers are recommended to make their own enquiries at the Planning Offices of South Lakeland District Council, details of which are provided below.
The owner’s preference is to enter into an option agreement and subsequent sale.