For Sale Former Lawrence Weston College Site, Stile Acres, Bristol BS11 0QA
Residential and retail foodstore development opportunity - 2.3 ha (5.7 acres) The School Buildings and 4 residential properties to the south east of Knovill Close have been demolished. The remaining 6 residential properties to the north west of Knovill Close will be demolished prior to sale.
Former Lawrence Weston College Site, Stiles Avenue, Bristol, BS11 0QA 02
Residential and retail development opportunity.
Cleared site - all buildings will be demolished prior to disposal.
Located in Lawrence Weston area of north Bristol, adjacent to the Ridingleaze District Retail Centre.
Circa 0.5 acre plot to be set aside for the provision of a community centre.
Indicative site capacity of c.100 residential units. Lawrence Weston College Site
Former Lawrence Weston College Site, Stiles Avenue, Bristol, BS11 0QA 03
Location and Situation Location
Bristol is the largest city in the south west of England with an urban population of around 550,000. The city is
The 2.3 ha (5.7 acre) site comprises land formerly occupied by Lawrence Weston College. The College
located approximately 120 miles west of London, 80 miles
closed in 2010. The site is within a predominantly residential area. Part of the original school site is
south of Birmingham, 78 miles north east of Exeter and 40 miles east of Cardiff. The city benefits from excellent communications being situated adjacent to the M4/M5 motorways, providing easy access to London, South Wales, the South West and the Midlands.
occupied by the adjacent Gateway School to the north. The Ridingleaze local district retail centre is a parade of 19 shops and associated facilities and lies 50m to the south of the site. Description The site previously occupied by the college building (now
Bristol also benefits from two mainline rail stations, with frequent services to London Paddington.
demolished) comprises areas formerly used as car parking, playing fields and the remaining footprint slab of the demolished buildings.
Ridingleaze Shopping Centre
Ridingleaze Shopping Centre
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Planning and Method of Sale Planning
Method of Sale
A planning and design brief has been prepared by the City Design Group on behalf of the City
Stage 1 - Pre-Qualification
Council’s Strategic Property Division and the City
of Bristol College for the site. The brief takes account of the key findings of a detailed local stakeholder engagement strategy undertaken during 2012. The
and environmental performance. The planning brief identifies that the site is suitable for residential, retail and community uses. Tenure The property is available for sale on a freehold
Indicative and outline proposals for the site
Previous experience delivering similar projects
Confirmation of retail occupier support and the
operators, if relevant. 5.
Confirmation of method of funding purchase and evidence of ability to do so.
The deadline for the submission of the prequalification information is 12 noon Friday 25th April 2014. Stage 2 - Financial Proposals Shortlisted parties will be invited to submit an informal tender and supporting information on a date to be confirmed.
Lawrence Weston College Site
Identity of Purchaser
use(s) of the site, access arrangements, development form and density, design quality
planning policies, standards, principles and parameters impacting upon the future spatial planning of the site, which will influence future
Lawrence Weston College Site
Former Lawrence Weston College Site, Stiles Avenue, Bristol, BS11 0QA 05
Contact and Further Information Information Pack A Pack containing further information will be made available at Stage 2 to the shortlisted parties invited to submit an informal tender. Viewing Arrangements Please arrange an appointment through Alder King LLP. Further Information Please contact the sole agents: Alder King Property Consultants Pembroke House 15 Pembroke Road Clifton Bristol BS8 3BA
Site Plan (indicative boundaries) 1)
Indicative area for residential development.
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Indicative area for parking, foodstore, and c.0.5 acre community building land reservation.
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