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Land at St Fergus

Peterhead, Aberdeenshire, AB42 3BS

OIRO £300,000


  • Approximately 64 acres of predominantly Grade 4.2 land and woodland plantation

  • Planning consent for 6 houses

  • Excellent access to the A90, St Fergus, Peterhead and other towns in Aberdeenshire

  • Attractive outlook over the surrounding countryside

  • Direct access from an adopted highway

LOCATION
The land is located on the southern edge of the village of St. Fergus, which provides local amenities including a primary school. St. Fergus is situated approximately 4 miles north of Peterhead and 35 miles north of Aberdeen. A …

LOCATION
The land is located on the southern edge of the village of St. Fergus, which provides local amenities including a primary school. St. Fergus is situated approximately 4 miles north of Peterhead and 35 miles north of Aberdeen. A wide range of services can be found in both Peterhead and Aberdeen including national retailers, restaurants, secondary schooling, banks and professional services.

The area is renowned for a wide range of outdoor of activities including many local walks along the St Fergus Links and beach, windsurfing off the coast together with sea fishing. Other activities include shooting, wildfowling and stalking. There are golf
course at Peterhead, Fraserburgh and Longside and the famous Trump International about 35 miles to the south.

DESCRIPTION
The land is generally level extends to approximately 64 acres and comprises an area of rough grazing and mature conifers on the south and east boundaries. The land also comprises open mixed woodland and scope for rough shooting. Furthermore, there are two ponds situated on the land with potential for wildfowling.

The land is bounded to the north by a playing field and private land, to the east by the A90 trunkroad, to the west by a minor public road, and to the south by agricultural land. The land is accessed off the minor public road to the west.

PLANNING
The land benefits from planning permission in principle for the erection of 6 detached dwelling houses granted by Aberdeenshire Council on 29th March 2018 each with their own planning consent as follows:
Plot 1: APP/2016/3295
Plot 2: APP/2016/3296
Plot 3: APP/2016/3298
Plot 4: APP/2016/3344
Plot 5: APP/2016/3346
Plot 6: APP/2016/3347

One of the plots is currently allocated for an affordable house, however, the plot will offered back as a private plot if Aberdeenshire Council cannot find a purchaser.

Any further planning enquiries can be directed to Aberdeenshire Council - 01224 324763.

SERVICES
There is an overhead electricity line that crosses the site in a north-south direction. A mains electricity connection quote has been obtained to connect the proposed 6 residential plots at £18,235 including VAT.

A mains supply of water is located approximately 640 meters to the south west of the plots. A quote for installation of the water pipe has been obtained at £63,229 and a Scottish Water Connection quote of circa £4,000. We would highlight that aome of
the Scottish Water connection cost is reimbursable.
It should be noted that all necessary rights have been reserved to connect the plots to the mains water supply.