The subjects comprise a largely derelict former farm steading and bungalow located on Oakbank Road approximately 1 mile south west of East Calder. The village has a range of amenities on offer with local retailers, primary schooling and medical …
The subjects comprise a largely derelict former farm steading and bungalow located on Oakbank Road approximately 1 mile south west of East Calder. The village has a range of amenities on offer with local retailers, primary schooling and medical services. Kirknewton train station is located approximately 2 miles to the east and has regular services to Edinburgh Waverley (under 30 minutes). The town of Livingston lies about 4 miles to the north west and has a wide range of amenities including supermarkets, a shopping centre and hospital.
Edinburgh City Centre is approximately 13 miles to the east and is easily commutable for both leisure and business purposes, allowing the amenities of the Scotlands capital city to be utilised whilst living in the scenic countryside. Edinburgh Airport can be reached in a 15 minute drive, offering both daily national and international flights.
The Central Belt and the rest of Scotland is within reach with the M8 and national motorway network accessible within a 15 minute drive. For those looking to enjoy the great outdoors, the Pentland Hills Regional Park is easily accessible a short distance to the south.
The subjects comprise a generally flat site with open views over the surrounding countryside. The site extends to approximately 0.84 acres in total and comprises bungalow and a range of outbuildings The site is accessed from Oakbank Road immediately to the north.
The site benefits from a minded to grant planning permission in principle for residential development with SUDS, landscaping and associated works by West Lothian Council ref: 0587/P17. A site layout plan submitted with the planning application shows capacity for 6 houses on the site with an area set aside for a SUDS pond.
Copies of the planning consent, associated plans and reports are available in the technical information pack.