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High Street, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7
Sold Subject to Contract

Offers in excess of £220,000


A RARE AND EXCITING DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY TO ACQUIRE A SUBSTANTIAL ATTIC SPACE IN THE HEART OF LEWES WITH THE BENEFIT OF PLANNING PERMISSION TO CONVERT INTO A PAIR OF ONE BEDROOM APARTMENTS WITH UNUSUAL GALLERIES AND CAR PARKING

Situated in the heart of this historic town within a Conservation Area and the South Downs National Park, this substantial and attractive building has the benefit of a current planning consent for conversion of the large attic space into residential accommodation. The town of Lewes is renowned for its culture, the quality of its community life and involvement with the world of arts, crafts and music. The core of the town possesses an excellent range of individual shops, restaurants, public houses, community venues, health centre, leisure amenities and sports clubs together with a mainline railway station providing fast train services to London, Brighton and Eastbourne. Gatwick Airport is capable of being reached by car within forty five minutes, the city of Brighton and Hove is about eight miles whilst the cross channel ferry terminal at Newhaven is within fifteen minutes by car.

PLANNING
Permission was granted by the South Downs National Park planning authority under reference: SDNP/17/06037/FUL to convert part of the first floor and the entire upper floor into a pair of galleried and part vaulted ceiling one bedroom apartments with spiral staircases. The entire floor area amounts to approximately 142 square metres (1529 square feet) with the proposed accommodation for each apartment providing: bedroom, living room, kitchen, galleried study and bathroom.
There is a community infrastructure levy due to the South Downs National Park Planning Authority upon commencement of development of the Planning Permisssion. A copy of the liability notice is available for inspection. Plans are available at the Agents office for inspection by appointment during normal office hours. A new 125 year lease will be granted together with licences for two single parking spaces.

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