Residential Development Opportunity
The site is situated in Hillside, a desirable suburb of Southport located approximately 3.5km to the south of Southport town centre, 8km north of Formby and 27km north of Liverpool.
The site positioned to the west of Lynton Road, bounded by the Southport to Liverpool railway line. Beyond this is Hillside Golf Course and the world-famous Royal Birkdale Golf Course, which has staged 8 Open Championships.
Hillside Railway station is situated to the north of the site and provides direct access to Southport and Liverpool city centre. A number of schools are situated within 2 miles of the site including a Primary and Secondary Schools, which have Ofsted ratings of ‘Outstanding’.
Access to the site will be provided following demolition of 34 Lynton Road which is within the demise of the sale.
The site currently forms part of the operational railway; being available for maintenance use including the storage of plant and materials but is now surplus to requirements. It is composed of rough grassland which, away from the railway line, is being colonised by low value self-seeded vegetation.
An indicative scheme has been drawn up for the site which provides for 36 residential units including 2, 3 and 4 bedroom properties.