Location: The site/land is located to the rear of the existing properties at 67 & 67A Eglinton Hill and is accessed via Mayplace Lane. The location is close to Academy Road/Woolwich Common A205 and the A207 Shooters Hill.
The nearest station is Woolwich Arsenal at a distance of 1.2 miles (1.9 km) and approximately a 19-minute walk. The station in Fare Zone 4 is a National Rail and Docklands Light Railway (DLR) paired in an interchange station in the heart of Woolwich. The station is managed by Southeastern and has 4 platforms, 2 of which are underground and serve the DLR. DLR operate 6 trains per hour (TPH) to Bank and 6 TPH to Stratford International. Services from National Rail include 4 TPH to London Cannon Street via Greenwich, 2 TPH to London Charing Cross via Lewisham and numerous other destinations and connections to the National Rail network. Two stops from Woolwich Arsenal is Abbey Wood station which is part of the Crossrail project as the Elizabeth Line which will halve journey times to many Central London destinations. Although the new station building has opened, Crossrail will not be fully opened until mid-2022. Woolwich town centre provides a full range of shopping and leisure facilities, restaurants etc.
Extensive ongoing redevelopment along the Woolwich riverside has further enhanced the appeal of living in the locality with additional retail and leisure facilities and access to Riverside Walk.
Woolwich Common is a 13-minute walk from Eglinton Hill. Currently maintained by the MOD (Ministry of Defence) the common comprises of 150 acres of land that is fully accessible to the public. The common comprises of open land with wooded areas. At its highest point the land is 132 metres above sea level.
Description: The site/land was formally part of the garden of 67 & 67A Eglinton Hill. We understand the site area is 0.10 acres (404 m²). Prospective purchasers are advised to conduct their own measured site survey to ascertain the precise site size. The consented scheme for a contemporary design of a 3 bedroom house of 138 m2 (1484 sq ft) has been specifically designed to blend in to the immediate surroundings and is arranged over ground and basement.
Planning: Planning permission was granted at appeal on the 15th of October 2021 for the construction of a 3 bedroom house of 138m2 (1484 sq ft) with associated access and boundary treatments and associated works.
CIL (Community Infrastructure Levy): £10,350 to be paid by the incoming developer (exemption for self build)
Eglinton Hill, London, SE18