Development land for sale in Morwenstow

West Beckon Close, Morwenstow, Bude, Cornwall, EX23 9XF | Ref: 75200_BUD190091
For sale
£440,000 Guide Price
This property is marketed by:
Kivells Ltd


  • Detailed planning consent for 13 residential dwellings
  • Generous plot with sea views to the North and West
  • Site extending to approximately 1.5 acres
  • 5 open market dwellings and 8 affordable dwellings
  • Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty | No CIL tax to pay.

An excellent sized well-spaced site with detailed planning permission granted for 13 homes, with 5 open market dwellings and 8 affordable, (currently split 5 affordable rental and 3 Registered Provider Shared Ownership). Given the sites close proximity to the coast, spectacular sea views are afforded surrounded by an area of outstanding natural beauty beside rolling countryside.

The site extends to approximately 1.5 acres and is gently sloping from an elevated position in the village. The access will be through the existing West Beckon Close via an adopted road. Given the rarity of the location, high demand is expected for the completed properties. All relevant and supporting documentation pertaining to the planning permission is available for inspection at the agents office at Kivells, 8 Belle Vue, Bude EX23 8JL. 

The site enjoys spectacular sea views towards Lundy Island and surrounding Cornish coastline and rolling countryside. The site is within easy access to local beauty spots include Duckpool, Stanbury Mouth, Marsland Mouth and Welcombe Mouth. The village of Shop in which the site is located has an established community with village hall and sports facilities, farm shop opening this summer, The Bush Inn and Rectory Tea Rooms less than a mile away.

The A39 Atlantic Highway is approximately 2.5 miles distant providing easy access to the North Devon link road and the M5 motorway network beyond. The busy self-contained village of Kilkhampton is just 6 miles South with wide range of facilities and Primary School. The North Cornish Coastal resort of Bude with its safe sandy surfing beaches is just 10 miles from the site.   

Bude offers a wide variety of everyday amenities, and leisure facilities including infant, junior and comprehensive schools, 18 hole golf course, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, leisure and sports complex with adjacent bowling arena, surfing, horse riding, bowls, squash and tennis courts also the popular sandy beaches and rugged coastline are nearby. The proximity to the A39 gives access to the large towns of Bideford and Barnstable to the North and South further down into Cornwall. Inland at Launceston, access is gained onto the main A30 trunk road to Exeter, the M5 and beyond