The site is on the outskirts of Harrogate, 1.5 miles from the town centre and two miles west of Knaresborough. It is adjacent to Forest Lane and Forest Moor Road. There are nearby train stations in Starbeck and Knaresborough offering a regular commuter service to Leeds city centre, the town centre of Harrogate and York city centre beyond.
The land extends to approximately 30.21 acres (12.23 hectares) with road frontage to the west onto Forest Lane and the north onto Forest Moor Road. It presents a rare opportunity to acquire a greenfield site on the edge of Harrogate and offers scope for future development (subject to planning). It is shown edged red on the site plan. Additional land edged in blue is also available extending to approximately 88 acres (35.6 hectares).
Services are available in the immediate vicinity. Interested parties should make their own enquiries to the relevant utility suppliers.
The property is a greenfield site falling within the Green Belt. The position of the land offers scope for a number of possible development opportunities particularly those providing community and environmental benefits.
Tenure & Occupation
The property is sold freehold and vacant possession will be available upon completion of the sale.
Access & Rights of Way
The land is currently accessed from the public highway.
Easements, Wayleaves & Rights of Way
The property is sold subject to all rights of way, both public and private, whether mentioned in these particulars or not which may affect the property.
Sporting & Mineral Rights
The sporting and mineral rights are included in the sale so far as they are owned or exist.
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all restrictive covenants both public and private, whether mentioned in these particulars or not.
Plans, Areas & Measurements
The plans used in these particulars are for identification purposes only. All boundaries, dimensions and areas are approximate and subject to verificatin in the title documents.
Harrogate Borough Council
Method of Sale
The property is offered for sale by private treaty although the vendors reserve the right to conclude the sale by any other method.
Expressions of Interest for sale through a promotion agreement or an option to purchase are encouraged.
Expressions of Interest/Offers are invited for the whole, either on an outright unconditional basis or a conditional (subject to planning) basis for the freehold interest.
Interested parties should also provide an indication of their development proposals.
Please note that if you have downloaded these particulars from our website, you must contact our office to register your interest to ensure you are kept up to date with the progress of the sale.
Strictly by appointment only with the sole selling agents Lister Haigh (Yorkshire) Ltd on 01423 860322.