Development land adjoining Rockingham Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 9JF

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Auction sale - Monday 19th February 2018


Sold for £605,000

Upon the instructions of

  • Freehold development site
  • 2.2 acres (0.89 hectares)
  • Planning permission for 9 dwellings
  • Prominent road frontage



Kettering lies 80 miles to the north of London on the main rail line with fast services into London St Pancras taking about one hour. The town has a district population of some 82,000 and is a popular home for commuters, with high employment levels and designated for growth. Local employers include Aryzta, Weetabix, Pegasus Software, RCI Europe, Timsons Ltd and Morrisons Distribution. Road communications are excellent with the A14 skirting and linking the town with the A45, M1 and M6 motorways, the A6003 linking to Corby, the A43 to Corby and Northampton and the A509 to Wellingborough. The property is located to the north of the town centre, in a residential area close to the A43 ring road.


The property comprises the site of a former care home, being roughly rectangular and gently sloping, with a full frontage to the main Rockingham Road and full length side frontage to Furnace Lane. The site extends to approximately 2.2 acres (0.89 hectares) and has residential on two sides.




The property benefits from a planning consent approved on 06/05/2015 (KET/2015/0220) for a development of up to nine dwellings.


Refer to the legal documentation

Energy Performance Certificate

No EPC required

Address Acres Hectares
Land off Rockingham Road 2.2 acres 0.89 hectares
The site area has been scaled from plan.


Seller's solicitor

LGSS Law Ltd

Dionne Boyes

01604 362592

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