Church Lane, Ledbury


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An Interesting Opportunity To Purchase A Rural Building Plot Extending To Approximately ¼ Acre And Having The Benefit Of Planning Consent For An Earth Sheltered 3 Bedroom Dwelling


Wellington Heath is a very popular village with a thriving local community with amenities including a village hall, pub and a church. Ledbury is approximately 1½ miles distant and offers an excellent range of facilites including shops, schools, churches, restaurants, theatre, doctors surgeries, community hospital and a mainline railway station with direct links to Hereford, Worcester, Birmingham New Street, Oxford, Reading and London Paddington. The cities of Hereford, Worcester and Gloucester are all approximately sixteen miles distant and the M50 motorway is available approximately four miles to the south of the town.


A most interesting Freehold building plot situated on the outskirts of the popular village of Wellington Heath right on the edge of the Malvern Hills ANOB.

Enjoying a pleasant wooded outlook the site extends to approximately ¼ acre. It has planning consent for an earth sheltered 3 bedroom dwelling with access via Burtons Lane.

The proposed property has been designed by award winning Gary Thomas who is based in Fownhope and has featured on Grand Designs. The design maximises the nature of this sloping site and is eco earth sheltered.

Planning Permission

Planning consent was granted by Herefordshire Council in October 2018 for an earth sheltered 3 bedroom dwelling. Application number 172441.

A copy of this consent and various plans are available for inspection at the agents office in Ledbury.


We have been advised that mains water, electricity and gas may be available. However, prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries with the relevant utilities to confirm suitability for connection to the site.


From the Ledbury office turn left at the traffic lights and proceed along the High Street and Homend. Continue over the traffic lights at Tesco and fork right by the railway station onto the Bromyard Road. Proceed for a short distance and turn right sign posted to Wellington Heath. Continue right to the top of the hill and at the t-junction turn left. Proceed on past the church and then take the next turning on left into Burtons Lane. Continue on past Myrtle Cottage and Oak Bungalow. Access to the site will then be found on the right hand side by the small pull-in.

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Energy Perfomance Certificate



By appointment to be made through the Agent's Ledbury Office (Tel: 01531 634648)


Intending purchasers will be required to produce identification documentation and proof of funding in order to comply with The Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds Regulations 2017. More information can be made available upon request.

John Goodwin FRICS has made every effort to ensure that measurements and particulars are accurate however prospective purchasers/tenants must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of the information provided. No information with regard to planning use, structural integrity, tenure, availability/operation, business rates, services or appliances has been formerly verified and therefore prospective purchasers/tenants are requested to seek validation of all such matters prior to submitting a formal or informal intention to purchase/lease the property or enter into any contract.


We are advised (Subject to legal confirmation) that the property is Freehold.

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John Goodwin - Ledbury

3/5 New Street, Ledbury, Herefordshire

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