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22 Main Street, Osgathorpe, Leicestershire
For Sale: £650,000 - Available

Bedrooms: None | Bathrooms: None

Residential Development Site With Three Individual Detached Units at Meadow View Farm 22 Main Street, Osgathorpe, Leicestershire LE12 9TA

A rare opportunity to purchase an exceptional rural development in a central village location.


A rare opportunity to purchase an exceptional rural development within the quintessential country village of Osgathorpe.

The site benefits from outline planning permission for 3 large detached executive style family homes in the sought after rural village of Osgathorpe in North West Leicestershire. Currently the site includes an original farmstead, which comprises a farmhouse and out buildings. The current outline planning permission provides for the demolition of these buildings and for the erection of the dwellings subject to gaining a full permission. The site benefits from rural views over farmland, a brook and woodland.

The site extends to 0.32 acres (0.13 hectares)


Exit the A42 at junction 13 on to the A512 (sign posted Loughborough). After approximately 1.5 miles turn left on to the B5342 (Rempstone Road) which is signposted Osgathorpe. Carry straight on this road for approximately 2 miles. Turn right on to Main Street, which is signposted Osgathorpe (on to Main Street). Travel through the village and past the Storey Arms public house. The site is situated approximately 200 yards down the road from the pub on the left-hand side. The site is called Meadow View Farm and is situated at No. 22 Main Street.


Osgathorpe is a small rural village situated between Ashby de la Zouch and Loughborough in the Leicestershire countryside. The village benefits from a public house, church and a strong community spirit.

Extensive services can be found in the nearby towns of Ashby de la Zouch and Loughborough, which include supermarkets, leisure centres, restaurants and public houses. There are also many public houses and restaurants situated in the small rural villages which surround Osgathorpe.

The immediate area is renowned for it’s schooling, with Grace Dieu, Loughborough Grammar School, Repton, Twycross and The Dixie School all within close reach.

There is an extensive travel network with the A42, M42, M6, M6 Toll and the M1 all within close proximity. East Midlands Airport is within 5 miles from the village, and Loughborough Rail Station and East Midlands Parkway are both within close reach.

Due to the attributes of the village prices at the top end have remained relatively buoyant of the market.

The local area is also adjacent the National Forest and has the benefit of a number of popular visitor centres and attractions, including Conkers, The Ferrers Centre, Calke Abbey and Melbourne Hall.


  • A42 Junction 13: 5 Miles
  • M1 Junction 23: 5 Miles
  • Ashby de la Zouch: 5.9 Miles
  • East Midlands Airport: 6.9 Miles
  • Loughborough: 7.7 Miles
  • Loughborough Grammar School: 7.7 Miles
  • Repton House School: 15 Miles
  • Twycross School: 15 Miles


Two plans are located within the brochure- they are not to scale.


The site benefits from outline planning consent dated 9th September 2008, reference number 08/00924/OUT

The site resides under the jurisdiction of North West Leicestershire District Council.

The consent is valid for three years.

The vendors enlisted Andrew Large Surveyors Ltd to gain the outline consent on their behalf. A photocopy of the permission as well as a reduced copy of the site plan have been attached to this brochure.


The current consent includes outline permission to demolish the existing farmstead and erect 3 executive style family homes.

Each property includes the following attributes and accommodation:

Plot 1: Gross internal floor space of 194 square metres (2,087 sq ft) plus double garage, two parking spaces and large garden. Plot one fronts Main Street.

Plot 2: Gross internal floor space of 165 square metres (1,775 sq ft) plus single garage, one parking space and a large garden.

Plot 3: Gross internal floor space of 228 square metres (2,453 sq ft) plus double garage, two parking spaces and a large garden.


The guide price is detailed within the cover letter attached to this brochure.


North West Leicestershire District Council


There are no public footpaths crossing the property. The property is sold subject to any other Rights of Way, Easements and Wayleaves, whether disclosed or not. There is a retained right to run services through the site.


There is an obligation on the purchaser to erect a formal boudary to the North West of the site. The purchaser will be obligated to maintain the boudary in perpetuity. Further details of this obligation will be within the sales contract.


Howkins and Harrison and Andrew Large Surveyors Ltd are jointly marketing the development site.

At Howkins and Harrison please contact Ian Large on 01827 721387.

At Andrew Large Surveyors Ltd please contact Andrew Large or Caroline Large on 01332 695067


Viewings are strictly by appointment through the selling agents (as detailed above)




Vacant possession provided on completion.


It is understood that main services can be connected from the road adjacent to the site. However the availability of these services will need to be checked by the purchaser.


These particulars have been prepared in all good faith to give a fair overall view of the property. If any points are particularly relevant to your interest in the property pleaseask for further information. Nothing in these particulars shall be deemed to be a statement that the property is in good structural condition or otherwise, nor that any services, appliances, equipment or facilities are in good working order. Purchasers should satisfy themselves on such matters prior to purchase.

The photograph/s depict only certain parts of the property. It should not be assumed that any contents, furnishings/furniture etc. photographed are included in the sale. It should not be assumed that the property remains as displayed in the photograph/s. No assumptions should be made with regard to parts of the property that have not been photographed. Please ask for further information if required. Any areas, measurements or distances referred to are given as a GUIDE ONLY and are not precise. If such details are fundamental to a purchase, purchasers must rely on their own enquiries or those which can be performed by the appointed advisers. Where reference is made to planning permissions or potential uses such information is given in good faith. Purchasers should however make their own enquiries into such matters prior to purchase. Descriptions of the property are subjective and are used in good faith as an opinion and not as a statement of fact. Please make further specific enquiries to ensure that our descriptions are likely to match expectations you may have of the property. The information in these particulars is given without responsibility on the part of the sole Agents or their Clients.

The particulars do not form any part of an offer or a contract and neither the sole Agents nor their employees have any authority to make or give any representations orwarranty whatever in relation to this property. This Plan is based upon the Ordnance Survey Map with the sanction of the Controller of H.M. Stationery Office. Crown Copyright reserved. (100020449). This Plan is published for the convenience of Purchasers only. Its accuracy is not guaranteed and it is expressly excluded from any contract. NOT TO SCALE.

Location Plan

This Plan is based upon the Ordnance Survey Map with the sanction of the Controllerof H.M. Stationery Office. Crown Copyright reserved. (ES100033380). This Plan ispublished for the convenience of Purchasers only. Its accuracy is not guaranteed andit is expressly excluded from any contract. NOT TO SCALE. Layout (as per outline consent) Site Plan (Property outlined red)


View from south-east of the site

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