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For Sale: Consented (O/L) Residential Building Plot

Land Adjacent To "Ewhurst", The Mardens,, Crawley, RH11 0AQ

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The Mardens is a quiet cul-de-sac situated just off Ifield Drive within a short walk of the Ifield Drive neighbourhood shopping parade and other local amenities. There are several schools located nearby and the property backs onto Ewhurst Playing Fields. Ifield roundabout on Crawley Avenue (A23) is within 0.5 miles and Crawley town centre is just over a mile away to the east.

Location Plan - click here to download

Located in the heart of the Gatwick Diamond, Crawley is a vibrant and growing town situated equi distant between London and Brighton with a current population of approximately 106,000, extending to over 160,000 persons within a 10kms radius.


  • Residential development opportunity
  • Outline planning consent granted for 3 bedroom house
  • Adjacent 4 bedroom detached house with refurbishment potential also available
  • Offers invited


An opportunity to acquire a freehold building plot which benefits from outline planning consent for the erection of a two storey 3 bedroom house, situated in a favoured residential location in the neighbourhood of Ifield to the west of Crawley town centre.


Whole Site


The opportunity comprises a residential building plot immediately to the west of and currently forming the side part of the garden to a 1970's two storey detached house ("Ewhurst") .


The site extends to approximately 295 m2 (3,175 sq ft).

Proposed Site Plan


Outline planning consent was granted on 13 November (Application No: CR/2018/0773/OUT) for the demolition of existing garage/outbuilding and erection of a two storey dwelling within garden of existing "Ewhurst", The Mardens, Ifield.

Decision Notice - click here to download

Under a Unilateral Undertaking by Deed dated 13 November 2019, the Affordable Housing Contribution has been set at £10,850. This will be payable by the purchaser.

Unilateral Undertaking - click here to download




The site is offered for sale with vacant possession and offers are invited on a Subject to Contract only basis. Guide price on application.

The adjoining 4 bedroomed, two storey detached house ("Ewhurst") is potentially available for sale, subject to an existing Assured Tenancy. Further information on application.

The purchaser will be required to confirm the source of funding/finance for the proposed transaction and that sufficient funds are available to exchange Contracts within 28 days of receipt of a draft Contract from the vendor's solicitors. A deposit of 10% of the sale price will be payable on exchange of Contracts.


Prospective purchasers should satisfy themselves that main service connections are adequate for the proposed development. It is understood that all mains services are connected.

Whole Site £POA


VAT is not applicable.

Legal Fees

Each party to bear their own legal costs incurred in the transaction.

Viewing Arrangements

Strictly via prior appointment through Sole Agents Graves Jenkins


David Bessant MRICS

These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed. They do not form any part of any contract. You should be aware that the Code of Practice on Commercial Leases in England and Wales strongly recommends you seek professional advice from a qualified surveyor, solicitor or licensed conveyancer before agreeing or signing a business tenancy agreement.