Property Details

Westbank Farm Steading
East Lothian
East Lothian
, Macmerry

Offers over£450,000

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PropertyDescription

LOCATION

The development opportunity is located in Macmerry, East Lothian. Macmerry is a large village located on the A199 which was formerly the A1 trunk road from Edinburgh to Berwick upon Tweed. The village is a dormitory/ commuter village serving Edinburgh which is 10 miles to the west with the market town of Haddington 7 miles to the east.

The A1 gives easy access to Macmerry, Edinburgh and the Lothians and there are train stations nearby in Prestonpans and Wallyford which offer regular train services to Edinburgh City Centre.

West bank Steading is located to the south-east of the village on an elevated site giving panoramic views of the Firth of Forth and to Fife.

THE PROPERTY

The former agricultural buildings have been sympathetically designed to convert into 5 x terraced and 1 x detached unit in a courtyard setting, with car parking, landscaping and associated works incorporating the traditional steading aesthetics with the comforts of modern living to create an exceptional opportunity to develop the steadings conducive to the demands of a 2020 lifestyle. The site is located in open countryside.

From the Main Road in Macmerry a private road provides access from Westbank Road up to Westbank Steading, Westbank House and Westbank Farm.

In general terms the construction comprises of pitched roofs with a mix of slates and red pantiles; the external walls are random rubble with dressed quoins. Layout drawings, elevations and sections to demonstrate the proposals can be downloaded in the following sections of this description.

Further drawings and information can be obtained on the East Lothian Council Planning Portal using the reference 16/00531/P.

The approximate sizes of the development are listed below:- 

Plot

Style

Beds

Square meters

Square feet

1

Terraced steading

4

257

2,768

2

Terraced steading

3

261

2,809

3

Terraced steading

3

301

3,239

4

Terraced steading

3

298

3,206

5

Terraced Steading

4

292

3,143

6

Detached

4

234

2,515

 

 

 

1,643

17,710

PLANNING

East Lothian Council granted permission for the development on 7th February 2018 under application reference, 16/00531/P.

All technical enquiries relating to the Planning Consent should be addressed to East Lothian Council Planning Department, John Muir House, Brewery Park, Haddington, EH41 3HA, telephone 01620 827827.

SECTION 75 AGREEMENT

The Section 75 agreement has been agreed.

DEVELOPMENT PACK

A development pack containing the following can be accessed by double clicking on the relevant section.

PRICE

Our client is seeking offers over £450,000.

UTILITIES

Services are in close proximity to the site however the purchaser will be responsible to confirm the whereabouts and the capacities.

LEGAL COSTS

Each party shall bear their own legal costs with the eventual purchaser liable for any LBTT and Registration Dues.

ENTRY

Upon completion of a formal missive under Scots Law.

VIEWING AND FURTHER INFORMATION

By appointment through the sole selling agent, IME Property Ltd or by viewing the site in person.

Due to the nature of the buildings care must be taken when viewing. IME accept no responsibility for your safety.

PropertyOverview

  • Property ID:P368
  • Postal Code: EH33 2AH
  • Status:For Sale
  • Type: commercial
  • Class:0 (Development Opportunity)
  • Property Size:n/a sq ft
  • Price:£450,000

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