This “rare” site for sale offers a development opportunity with a historic cottage and planning development for a new home. 

The Wensleys, in Howle Hill, spans more than a third of an acre and sits in the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). 

The planning consent that has been granted allows for an eco-friendly with three reception rooms, a kitchen, a utility room, three bedrooms, a bathroom and one en-suite bathroom. 

The site includes the historic cottage. (KJT Residential )

There will also be an attic space which will have the potential for a fourth bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. 

In the grounds is a period detached cottage, which with the relevant planning consent could be converted into an office or a holiday let. 

The cottage currently requires complete renovation and comprises a kitchen, a lounge with an open fireplace, and two bedrooms. 

The site spans more than a third of an acre. (KJT Residential )

The property is being sold by KJT Residential for a price of £385,000.

The site is available by informal tender, and all offers are to be submitted in writing by 12pm Friday 15th September 2023. 

The agent said: “The site is approx. 0.36 acres, rarely available in this highly sought after rural location in the Wye Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.” 

“Planning consent for the construction of a new passive house [...] Within the grounds is a historic cottage.”