Lot 01 - Building plot to rear of Grove House, Back Lane, Blunsdon, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN26 7BJ

  • Unconditional Online Auction Sale
  • Guide Price* : £285,000+

Extremely rare building plot with full planning permission to create an individually designed 4 bedroom detached home in a secluded semi-rural location on the outskirts of Blunsdon with open countryside to the front and side. Set in c.0.42 acres the house will extend to 2,054sqft and will enjoy a high degree of privacy with easy access to the Cotswolds.


Situation & Description

This rare development opportunity offers a buyer the chance to purchase a very exciting building plot in an extremely desirable location in the village of Blunsdon, just south of the Cotswolds with the benefit of full planning permission for the erection of a new, 4 bedroom detached house extending to approximately 2,054sqft (190.9sqm) all set in around 0.42 acres of land.

The house is located on the exclusive Back Lane in Blunsdon, enjoying a high degree of privacy and fronting onto open countryside as well as adjoining a paddock to the side of the property meaning the property will be attractive to those looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Extensive walks are on your doorstep and the South Cotswold Water Park is a short drive north on the A419.

There are an excellent selection of local schools, to include: William Morris Primary, St Leonard's CofE Primary Academy and Great Western Academy and a wide range of shopping and leisure facilities in nearby Swindon. Due to easy access to the A419, the nearby towns of Cirencester and the Cotswolds are within easy reach with the M4 (junction 15) and A420 (Oxford) also being nearby. Swindon town centre benefits from a mainline station with London Paddington under 50 minutes away.

Planning consent has been granted by Swindon Borough Council for the erection of a single dwelling under application number: S/20/1322

Once built, the house will measure c.190.9sqm (2,054sqft) and comprise of; Entrance Hall, W.C., Kitchen / Dining Room, Study and separate Living Room on the ground floor and a Master Bedroom with and En-Suite plus 3 Double Bedrooms and a Family Bathroom on the first floor. The second floor has a galleried room and store room which could be converted into additional bedrooms (subject to gaining the necessary consents). There will be a private driveway with the gardens in total extending to c.0.42acres.

Copies of the decision notice and approved plans are available upon request.

It is believed that mains services are available but it is the responsibility of prospective purchasers to satisfy themselves as to the availability and suitability of such services by making all necessary enquiries to the relevant statutory authorities.

Auctioneer's Note

It is our opinion that, subject to planning approval, there is potential for an additional dwelling to be built in the grounds of the plot.

Viewing is strictly by appointment only with the joint auctioneer, Richard Whatton of Miles Byron Estate Agents - please call to book a viewing on 01793 200 160. No unaccompanied access is allowed outside of the viewing times.

Auction Details
The lot is to be sold by online auction on Wednesday 6th October at 4pm (bidding opens on Tuesday 5th October at 12pm)

All interested parties who wish to bid, please contact My Auction on 0207 101 4868

Please note that a Buyer’s Premium of 1.2% inc.VAT of the purchase price is to be paid by the successful Buyer subject to a minimum fee of £2,400 (inc of VAT).

* Generally speaking Guide Prices are provided as an indication of each seller's minimum expectation, i.e. 'The Reserve'. They are not necessarily figures which a property will sell for and may change at any time prior to the auction. Virtually every property will be offered subject to a Reserve (a figure below which the Auctioneer cannot sell the property during the auction) which we expect will be set within the Guide Range or no more than 10% above a single figure Guide.

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