Land For Sale At Grovelands Way, Warminster ~ A Unique Opportunity To Acquire A Proposed Retirement Village

Thursday 16th August 2018:

Knight Frank are the selling agents for greenfield land at Grovelands Way, Warminster, BA12 8RT. The price is available on application. The sale brochure (viewable online) includes the following information:
Retirement Village - Development Opportunity
A unique opportunity to acquire a proposed retirement village.
Edge of settlement setting within Public Open Space.
Popular West Wiltshire historic market town with a higher than average over 65 population.

Outline planning comprises:
– 85 extra care units (46 private and 39 affordable, C2 use);
– 45 bungalows (C3 use, age restricted);
– 48 bed care home (C2 Use);
– Medical Centre & Pharmacy (D1 use).

Bungalows & Extra Care NSA 114,506 sq ft & GIA 147,767 sq ft.

Care Home 28,417 sq ft GIA.

Medical centre and pharmacy, c.10,764 sq ft GIA.

Site area 29.4 acres (14 acres to be transferred to purchaser) approx.

Section 52 Agreement – Council to take responsibility for Public Open Space (c.15.4 acres).

Outline Planning Permission for the development, with all matters reserved except for siting and access, has Officer’s recommendation for approval.

The Decision Notice and Section 106 Agreement are agreed in principle, with obligations relating to age restrictions, minimum care and bus stop improvements.
The documents are to be signed imminently.

Local authority information: 

Wiltshire Council – Application Number: 17/05360/O