For Sale by Private Treaty

Gypsy & Traveller Site For Sale

Brookside Fields, Leicester Road, Earl Shilton, Leicester, LE9 7TJ

Earl Shilton about ½ a mile. Leicester about 8 miles. Junction 21 of the M1 about 6 miles

17 acres of pasture land with a bungalow requiring completion and a steel framed storage building plus planning permission for part to be used as a gypsy and traveller caravan site.

Offers invited for the Freehold 
Please contact Chris Boreham

A very well-located and rarely available block of land with planning permission (reference 13/00395/COU) for change of use of part to a ten pitch caravan site and part demolition of buildings, for which planning permission was granted on 10th July 2013. The property includes a brick built bungalow and a steel framed storage building. The bungalow requires completion internally. There is mains water and electricity connected. In addition to the caravan site there is about 5.46 hectares (13.5 acres) of grassland lying mainly to the south some of which borders a brook. There are hedges and trees along some of the boundaries and within the land. In all the site comprises an area of about 6.88 hectares (17 acres).
The boundaries of the land are shown edged in red on the plan included in these particulars. The part edged and hatched blue has permission for a gypsy and travellers caravan site, together with associated landscaping. A copy of the planning permission is also attached.

From the M1 junction 21 take the M69/A5460 to Coventry/Leicester. At the roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A5460. At the next roundabout take the 4th exit onto the B4114 and after about half a mile turn right again onto Leicester Lane. After a mile turn right onto the B582 and proceed for about 2.5 miles to the junction with the A47. Turn left and proceed along the A47 to the roundabout at which take the second exit to Earl Shilton. The entrance to the property will be found on the left after about a quarter of a mile.

General Remarks 
Tenure – The land is for sale Freehold with vacant possession on completion.
Services – Mains water and electricity are connected to the land.
Rights of Way and Easements – A public footpath runs north/south through the eastern field.
Local Authority – Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council

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Boundary Plan - pdf
Planning Permission - pdf

Moorings on the River Wey

For Sale by Private Treaty

55 metres of Mooring together with about 140 metres of River Bank
In all about 0.3 of an acre (0.12 of a hectare) of Freehold land.
Guide Price £80,000 

A rare opportunity to purchase some River Bank on the River Wey Navigation, plus the Right to moor boats of a maximum beam of 3.2 metres along 55 metres of the Bank.  The freehold land comprises a concrete road and about 140 metres of the Bank of the River.  There is room on the bank for the parking of vehicles adjacent to the moorings, and the rest of the bank is interspersed with trees.  The concrete road provides access to the moorings and to Ashburton House.  It is also the route of a public footpath.

The River Wey was one of the first rivers in England to be made navigable, the work being completed in 1653.  It links the River Thames to Godalming, a distance of about 20 miles, and runs throughGuildfordand Pyrford.  The Wey Navigation was privately owned until being gifted to the National Trust in 1964.

There are currently 4 moorings, 3 of which are let and 1 is recently vacant.  The income from the moorings has been circa £3,560 per annum, with one mooring at a concessionary rate.  Further details of the occupation of the moorings are available from the Agents.

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Plan - pdf

Land at Moreton Road, Aston Tirrold – **SOLD** SOLD


Aston Tirrold, Didcot, OX11 9AW
Aston Tirrold about ½ a mile.  Didcot and Wallingford about 4 miles. A34 about 5 miles
For sale by Private Treaty
About 6.4 acres (2.6 hectares) of Pasture Land



A very well-located regular-shaped block of pasture land situated to the north of the popular villages of Aston Tirrold and Aston Upthorpe and to the south of South Moreton.   The land lies on the west side of Moreton Road, from which it has good access via double metal gates.  A hard track runs into the land to a timber framed building comprising 2 stables.  Close to the stables is a small pit in which stands a metal site cabin.  Beyond the stable building is the site of a barn, the steel uprights having been erected some years ago.  The metal roof trusses are on site but have not been installed.  

The land is rectangular in shape with trees planted on the boundaries in various places.  In the south east corner is another small former gravel pit.  The whole field is in grass, and it has been grazed by horses latterly.

The boundaries of the land are shown edged in red on the plan included in these particulars.  For further information on boundaries please refer to the section below.

From the A34 heading north take the Chilton turn off and head towards Blewbury.  Proceed through the villages of Upton and Blewbury.  About a mile after leaving Blewbury turn left to Aston Tirrold and Aston Upthorpe.  Proceed through the villages towards South Moreton.  About half a mile out of Aston Upthorpe the land will be found on the left hand side.

From the A34 heading south take the turning off to West Ilsley, proceed over the A34 and back onto it heading north.  Take the next turning off, signed Chilton, and proceed as above. 

Prospective buyers may walk over the land at any time in daylight hours, carrying a set of these sale particulars.  Please respect the property and leave things as you find them.   Neither the seller nor the agents take any responsibility whatsoever for any loss or damage caused to any person or property when viewing the land.

General Remarks

The land is for sale Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

There is mains water connected to the land. 

Rights of Way and Easements
There are no rights of way over the land. A Thames Water main passes under the land.

Local Authority
South Oxfordshire District Council
Tel: 01491 823000

Water Company
Tel: 0845 850 2777

The boundaries marked on the plan attached to these particulars are based upon those shown on the Land Registry plan.  In some places the boundaries on the ground do not follow those shown on the plan, particularly on the western and northern boundaries where the land appears to extend farther than shown on the plan.  It is believe that the fenced boundaries have been in existence since 1971 and the Seller will make a statement to this effect available to the Buyer.

Particulars and Plan
The plan and areas are based on the Ordnance Survey (with the sanction of H M Stationery Office) with adjustments where necessary.  The Particulars and Plan have been carefully prepared by the Agents.  They are for guidance only and whilst it is believed they are correct no guarantee or warranty as to their accuracy is given or implied.  Any misstatement or error shall not invalidate the sale nor entitle either party to compensation nor in any circumstances give rise to action of Law.  The property is sold with all faults whether of condition or otherwise and neither the Vendor nor the Agents are responsible for any faults, defects or misstatements contained in these Particulars.  The Purchaser shall be deemed to have satisfied himself as to the correctness of each of the said statements by inspection or otherwise.   

Guide Price £70,000

Location Plan

Location plan




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