Milton Street, Sutton Manor, St Helens, WA9 4BQ
A rare opportunity to own a parcel of pasture land measuring 0.29 acres within a popular commuter area of St Helens. The land is flat and benefits from 43m of road frontage onto Milton Street. The land could be suitable for a range of recreational or amenity uses such as hobby farming, or a variety of other uses STPP.
The land lies midway between Liverpool and Manchester and is well served by transport links. The M62 is less than a mile to the south and the M57 and M6 are to the east and west respectively. Nearby Lea Green train station offers fast, direct and frequent trains into Liverpool and Manchester in half an hour.
The land benefits from 43m of road frontage onto Milton Street. Full vehicular right of way is provided via an easment (shown blue on the site plan).
The land is offered for sale by private treaty as a whole. The freehold is available with vacant possession upon completion.
The land is subject to an Overage based on 25% of any uplift in value following the grant of planning permission for development other than that which is for agricultural or equestrian purposes. The Overage period is 33 years from the date of completion.
The land is designated as green belt. Any development would be subject to the appropriate planning permission.
Land supply remains at a record low, but growing demand sees land values edge higher
The average price of land increased by 3% last year. The amount of land coming onto the market remains at an all-time low. This record low level of supply continues to underpin the growing demand for land, a trend which is expected to continue in 2021.
Lifestyle and amenity land has been particularly sought after as Covid-19 increased the desire for more green space.
Demand from private investors and lifestyle buyers has grown and together they have accounted for 40% of land purchases in the last three years. There has also been an increased number of overseas buyers as the pound remains relatively weak.
With bank interest rates remaining low, land continues to be seen as a safe, long-term investment – particularly during times of economic uncertainty.
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The land is available freehold as a whole.
Milton Street, Sutton Manor, St Helens, WA9 4BQ
St Helens Council
The land lies midway between Liverpool and Manchester within the Sutton Manor area of St Helens, which makes up part of the larger Liverpool Urban Area.
St Helens has a wide and extensive range of local amenities. It has two shopping centres containing many popular high street stores and streets with more traditional and independent specialist shops. These main shopping areas have received funding to undergo extensive regeneration. St Helens is also has two major retail parks, home to several discount stores, wholesale retailers, large-scale mainstream retail stores, and a number of restaurants, fast food outlets and cafes.
Nearby Warrington to the east is home to one of the largest shopping centres in the region. The town plans to become a “New City” by looking to build up to 24,000 new homes.
The Omega Development Site close to the M62 on the northern edge of Warrington is a 575 acre, major business park that is to be developed in stages over the next 30 years. The whole site will provide offices, manufacturing and distribution space along with ancillary leisure/retail facilities, hotel and conference facilities. Around 24,000 jobs are likely to be created over the lifetime of the scheme to make one of Europe’s largest business parks.
The large cities of of Liverpool and Manchester are within easy reach of the land providing many employment, leisure and retail opportunities.
The land is well served by motorway links with the East/West corridor of the M62 less than a mile to the south. The land is also served by the parallel running North/South routes of the M57 and M6 to the East and West. Nearby Lea Green train station offers fast, direct and frequent trains into Liverpool and Manchester in half an hour.
* Journey Times: 19 mins to Warrington Bank Quay; 27 mins to Liverpool Lime Street; 32 mins to Manchester Victoria
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