The Elms, Westbury Road, Beckenham, BR3 4DD

For sale

SOLD - Residential development opportunity for redevelopment of an existing vacant building with Certificate of Lawful Use Class C3 on Westbury Road, Beckenham.

Opportunity

  • Freehold sale of a residential development opportunity in Beckenham within the London Borough of Bromley
  • Site measures 0.171 acres (0.069 hectares). Existing vacant building previously used as supported housing
  • The site has potential for residential redevelopment subject to the necessary consents
  • Certificate of Lawful Use Class C3
  • The site is located on Westbury Road in a popular residential area
  • This opportunity is likely to be of interest to investors and developers

The property appears to have been purpose built as an NHS supported housing facility (for up to six residents) and comprises 91.2 sq m (ground floor) and 90.6 sq m (first floor). There are two external garages/storage structures. The total plot area is 0.171 acres (0.069 hectares).

Location

The property is located towards the centre of Westbury Road which is situated between St James’s Avenue to the east and Croydon Road to the west. Westbury Road is predominantly a residential area, although the property is immediately bounded to the south and east by school playing fields and changing facilities. The site is in close proximity to the highly regarded St. James’s Pre-School and Balgowan Primary Schools.

The varied retail, dining and leisure amenities of Croydon Road and the High Street are within easy walking distance. These facilities are complemented by Tesco adjacent to Elmers End Station and a Waitrose adjacent to Beckenham Junction Station. Beckenham Place Golf Course is a short drive north east.

The site benefits from being within a 10-15 minute walk of a variety of public transport options, offering swift access to central London. Elmers End Station (train direct to Cannon Street Station in 31 mins and to Croydon via tram in approximately 12 minutes), Clock House Station (Cannon Street in 29 minutes), Birkbeck Station (London Bridge in 35 minutes) and Beckenham Junction Station (train direct to London Victoria Station in 23 mins)

(* all times as per Network Rail timetables).

Description

The property is an attractive detached building with a garage/outbuilding on either side. The front entrance is enclosed by an area of lawn surrounded by a picket fence. There is a private garden area situated to the rear of the building back onto playing fields. The building is comprised of ground plus one upper floor, and includes a lift.

Existing Areas (Gross Internal Area)

Floor

Area (sq ft)

Area (sq m)

Ground

982

91.2

First

975

90.6

Sub-Total

1957

181.8

     

Double Garage

283.00

26.3

Garage

230.00

21.4

Location

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Contact Us

Jonny Stevenson

DD: +44(0)20 7544 2004

M: +44(0)7710 379 006

jonny.stevenson@capita.co.uk

 

David Lewisohn

DD: +44(0)20 7544 2095

M: +44(0)7808 009 747

david.lewisohn@capita.co.uk