- REF:MCB 3 Bed detached bungalow
- Land & Woodland Mix use site - residential and commercial
- Multiple workshops and outbuildings
- Total plot Size 7.3 acres
- Development opportunity (STPP)
- Sought after rural location
- Viewings arranged by appointment with Keller Williams only
Calling all developers and buyers wanting a project! This derelict three-bedroom detached bungalow residence is situated in the sought-after Ruckinge rural village in Ashford. Externally there are grounds and woodland totalling 7.3 acres, including various outbuildings, workshop and timber buildings.
The property is located on the north side of Bromley Green Road, within the linear hamlet of Bromley Green which lies within the parish of Ruckinge. The nearby villages of Shadoxhurst and Hamstreet provide local services, Bromley Green lies approximately 3 ½ miles south of the expanding market town of Ashford, which provides comprehensive services and transport links including the High Speed rail link to London and the Continent. The nearest out-of-town train station is at Hamstreet, approximately 2 miles to the south.
The property backs on to an ancient woodland known as Bishop's Wood. The main part of the property is wooded and around one third of the area, including the main part of the northern section, is also designated as Ancient and Semi-Natural Woodland.
The property comprises a former commercial site (originally as a chicken farm and then as a civil engineering and plant hire depot) with a derelict bungalow, various outbuildings and caravans, and area of woodland to the rear of the Property.
The total area of the property is approximately 7.29 acres (2.95 hectares). The 7.29 acres can be attributed as follows:
Protected Woodland/Wildlife Site: 4.00 acres
Land: 2.96 acres
Pond: 0.14 acre
Access: 0.18 acre
Total 7.29 acre
*(to be validated)
Chalet 3 bedroom Bungalow
Derelict and not inspected internally. Located at the southern end of the property close to the access track.
Prefabricated timber construction, slate roof, timber and metal windows, brick chimney, collapsed porch.
Services: mains electricity, water and drainage
BUILDINGS AND FIXED EQUIPMENT
1. Shed (approximately 10.4m x 3.5m, 1.8m to eaves)
Single storey timber framed building clad and roofed with corrugated tin. Used for wood storage. Dilapidated condition. Located just north of the house.
2. Static Caravan on breeze blocks. Located just north of the house.
3. Nissen Huts (approximately 14.2m (total length) x 3.7m widening to 5.8m)
Pair of corrugated tin Nissen huts on concrete block bases. Dilapidated condition. Located a short distance to the north of the house.
4. Timber Shed
Small single storey timber shed with the felt roof and timber door. Dilapidated condition and partially overgrown.
5. Large Building (approximately 20m x 6.6m (main part), 20m x 5.2m (lean-to))
Single storey steel portal framed building, concrete block dwarf walls, asbestos cladding and roof, sliding door, metal windows. Lean-to with asbestos roof, open to front and rear and enclosed to the side with timber windows. Fair condition.
Services: 3 phase electricity connected to Building 5.
Ashford is brimming with schools and shops, including the Ashford Outlet Centre is within a 10-minute drive. The M20 motorway is only a short 5 miles away drive, with great access to London. Ashford International is 10 minutes' drive away, offering services to Stratford International and St Pancras International (for Kings Cross) in just 31 and 54 minutes respectively.
Ashford Outlet Centre boasts some superb shopping facilities and restaurants including Wagamama, Yo Sushi!, Caffe Nero, Pret A Manger, Pizza Express and Five Guys eateries. For some retail therapy there is Clarks, Lindt, M&S, ProCook, Superdry, Nike, PUMA, Boss, Lacoste, Barbour, Timberland and Moss Bros to name but a few. There is also a large Asda superstore nearby.
The property is within the catchment area of several reputable primary and secondary schools (See school checker for more information)
This property would suit a wide range of applicants including...
- Buyers looking for a renovation project
- Commercial use business premises
Council Tax: Ashford Borough Council
If you would like to know more information or would like to arrange a viewing please call Mac and quote reference "MCB"
Council tax band: NotSet