Former Pells Primary School, Lewes
Sold Subject to Contract

Price on application


RARE OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A FREEHOLD FORMER SCHOOL ON A SITE OF 0.85ha WITH POTENTIAL

INITIAL EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR THE FREEHOLD ARE INVITED FROM INTERESTED PARTIES

LOCATION

The property is located on the northern periphery of the historic county town of Lewes with residential development on two sides and public open space on the third side.  The town centre is just over half a mile distant, with the High Street providing an excellent range of shops, restaurants and many other facilities, together with a mainline railway station (London Victoria about 1 hour 10 minutes).  The A27 provides fast vehicular access to the City of Brighton & Hove, with Gatwick Airport being around 40 minutes by car. A location plan and street view can be viewed online through Google Maps by typing in the postcode:  BN7 2SU.

DESCRIPTION

Dating from the early 1970s with later additions, the accommodation is all on one level, currently providing 5 classrooms, hall, kitchen, office and staff room, cloakrooms and storage.  There is on-site parking, two hard surfaced playgrounds and a playing field. The total floor area is about 832 m² (8,955 sq ft).  The total site area amounts to approximately 0.85 hectares (2.11 acres).

PLANNING

We understand the current use is D1.  The property is located outside of the defined settlement boundary for Lewes which wraps around the southern and western boundaries of the school grounds. It is considered the property maybe suitable for residential development (subject to consents). For planning purposes, the property falls within the area administered by the South Downs National Park. 

INFORMATION PACK

Plans, surveys, drawings and other documentation are available within the information pack. This pack is available upon request.

METHOD OF SALE

Initial expressions of interest for the Freehold are invited from interested parties.

VIEWING

The property has a secure perimeter fence and is currently occupied by Guardian Tenants.  Viewing is strictly by confirmed appointment with the Agents, Messrs Clifford Dann LLP.

Contact:

Mike Hudson:  Tel: 01273 407921   E-mail:  mhudson@clifforddann.co.uk

Giles Maude:  Tel: 01273 407470   E-mail:  gmaude@clifforddann.co.uk

Main switchboard:  Tel:  01273 477022  Clifford Dann LLP, Albion House, Lewes, BN7 2NF




Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008.
The Agent has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor or Surveyor. References to the Tenure of a Property are based on information supplied by the Seller. The Agent has not had sight of the title documents. A Buyer is advised to obtain verification from their Solicitor. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation. Buyers must check the availability of any property and make an appointment to view before embarking on any journey to see a property.

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