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4 bedroom residential development for sale

Residential Development Site, Moss Carr Road, Long Lee, Keighley, BD21 4SD

Guide Price £350,000

Key features

  • Well located residential development site
  • Full planning permission approved
  • Five new build four bedroom properties
  • Garages and gardens with new house
  • Semi Rural Setting

Full description

Location & Description

The property enjoys a pleasant semi rural position on the easterly edge of Long Lee in a quiet backwater setting off Moss Carr Road with views over the Aire Valley. The vibrant town of Keighley is just 2 miles to the west offering a wide range of schools, shops, bars, restaurants and leisure facilities together with excellent communications including a railway station with services to Bradford, Leeds and Skipton and good access to the road networks with the larger local business centres of west Yorkshire being within commuting range.

Formerly part of Higher Moss Carr Farm, the site represents an exciting opportunity to acquire land with full planning permission for residential development.

Full planning permission for the extension of the existing cottage into the adjoining stone barn to form a single dwelling together with the construction of five new build houses on land to the south, was granted by Bradford Metropolitan District Council on the 21 October 2011. Application No: 11/03933/FUL

Approval for the discharge of all necessary conditions relating to the planning permission was granted on the 18 February 2014 and the development subsequently commenced.

The cottage and barn have now be sold with just the building land remaining the extent of which is shown edged red on the sale plan.

The planning decision notice and approved plans can be viewed at the agents Skipton office. Copies can be provided at a cost of £24 inc. VAT.

The Building Land

The approved scheme grants permission for the construction of two semi detached and three detached houses, each with garages, on land to the south of the farmhouse. The five new dwellings will be served by a new access from Moss Carr Road. The new build dwellings are identical in layout and each have accommodation over two floors which comprises:

Ground Floor
Entrance Hall, Cloakroom, Living Room, Breakfast Kitchen, Utility, Dining Room, Garage.

First Floor
Landing, Bedroom 1 (above garage), Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4 (en suite), Office, Bathroom.

Approximate gross internal floor area per dwelling (inc garage) 167 sqm (1,797 sqft)

From Skipton head south on the A629 to Keighley. Take the first exit from the roundabout at the end of the by pass and at the next roundabout take the forth exit onto Bradford Road (A6035). Continue into Keighley past the railway station and through the traffic lights onto East Parade. After a short distance turn left into Coney Lane which becomes Park Lane and then Long Lee Lane. Turn left into Moss Carr Road just before reaching Thwaites Brow. The property is on the left immediately after the open grass area. A sale board has been erected.


Details Prepared
October 2011. Amended March 2014.

Subject: Residential Development Site, Moss Carr Road, Long Lee, Keighley, BD21 4SD