Land At Mainsforth, Mainsforth, Spennymoor District, DL17


Guide price

A rare opportunity to purchase LAND WITH PLANNING PERMISSION in a SOUGHT AFTER LOCATION, in the picturesque village of Mainsforth. Being surrounded by areas with a conservation order, the plots sit within the grounds of what was the historic Mainsforth Castle and still has the original listed gates.

Mainsforth is a pleasant village, surrounded by leafy green countryside and lies within close proximity to local amenities and schools. It is located approximately nine miles from the cathredral city of Durham, and is a short drive from the A1m and A19 major routes making it easily accesible to Newcastle, Darlington and Teeside. The site would suit a wide market of potential buyers for the purpose of development. EPC exempt.

Town Planning

The 2 plots are approximately 0.5 acre each and has planning permission (Planning Ref: DM/17/03532/FPA) for the development of a 4-5 bedroom detached house on each plot.Interested parties can contact the local planning department at Durham County Council (Tel 03000 262 830).


The Land is available on a freehold basis.


We understand the mains services are located close to the site. However we urge interested parties to make their own enquiries with the various utility companies.


The land is offered for sale via the selling agent Reeds Rains at Durham.The vendor is seeking to dispose the plots individually or together. However, negotiation on the two plots together, or a variation in the exact size of the individual plots would also be welcomed by the seller. All offers must be made in writing to Reeds Rains. Offers invited at £150,000 per plot.


Interested persons can only view the site by appointment by contacting Reeds Rains Estate Agents on 0191 384 1222.Please note that all sales particulars and images are for marketing and illustrative purposes only.

IMPORTANT NOTE TO PURCHASERS:We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements have been taken as a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Please be advised that some of the particulars may be awaiting vendor approval. If you require clarification or further information on any points, please contact us, especially if you are traveling some distance to view. Fixtures and fittings other than those mentioned are to be agreed with the seller.


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Reeds Rains - Durham

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