Vine Tree Close, Withington, Hereford


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A good sized low density site, the total acreage of which extends to approximately 5.4 acres (2.195 hectares) having a very well designed residential layout incorporating both houses and bungalows, some of which take advantage of the excellent views from the northern ridge of the site.


This is a well-known convenient village approximately 4 miles east of the City of Hereford. There are a good range of local amenities including church, primary school, Community Centre, shop, Post Office, community play areas and a regular bus service to and from the City Centre

The Site

As mentioned, the site extends to approximately 5.4 acres (2.195 hectares) to include the public open space. The area has a gentle southerly slope leading to a ridge, from which there are far reaching views in all directions. The proposed density is quite low and there is plenty of public open space.

We are not aware of any abnormal constraints that may affect the development of the site.

Planning Permission

Planning Permission was granted on appeal, under Application Reference APP/W1850/W/15/3017909, the relevant decision date being 15th September 2015. The Outline Consent makes provision for the construction of up to 31 dwellings together with a new access from Vine Tree Close. This would involve the demolition of No. 5 Vine Tree Close. Full details and all documents are available on Herefordshire Council website under Application No. P150067/0.

Section 106 Agreement

The site is subject to a Section 106 Agreement, a copy of which is available on request or, as mentioned above, on the Herefordshire Council Planning website.


It is our understanding that all mains services are available for connection. Mains gas and water are available in Vine Tree Close. Mains electricity is available close at hand. There is a foul water sewer pipe within the site boundary running north-south near the eastern boundary.

Local Authority

Herefordshire Council, Central Planning Services, P.O. Box 230, Blueschool Street, Hereford HR1 2ZB

Tel: 01432 260000

Welsh Water Authority, P.O. Box 10, Treharris, CF46 6XZ

Tel: 01443 331155

Aquila Network Services Limited, Blackpole Road, Worcester WR4 9TB

Tel: 08457 353637/01905 720086


Proceed from Hereford in an easterly direction along the main A4103 Worcester Road. Continue for approximately 4 miles. Upon entering Withington take the first turning to the left. Proceed for approximately 500 yards where Vine Tree Close will be located on the left hand side. The entrance to the site is via No. 4 Vine Tree Close, however, for viewing purposes it is possible to park in the Community facilities just before Vine Tree Close and walk through the small coppice using the public tracks.

Vendor's Solicitors

To be confirmed by the client.

None of these statements contained in these particulars are to be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. These particulars are not an offer or contract or part of one. Floor plans are provided for guidance as to the layout of the property only. Room sizes and measurements are approximate only. Please note we have not tested the equipment, appliances and services in the property and interested parties are advised to commission appropriate investigation before formulating their offer.

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