Common Road, Evesham, WR11 4BX
- For Sale By Public Auction On 26th October 2021
- 0.58 acres (0.23ha)
- Approx 200' (60m) mooring
- Fishing rights
- Town centre location
- Suitable recreational uses
0.58 acres (0.23ha) of land, with an area of concreted hardstanding, mooring and fishing rights, will be offered for sale by public auction, subject to prior sale, reserve and conditions, at 6:30pm on Tuesday 26th October 2021, at The View, Hill Farm Marina, Stratford Road, Wootton Wawen, Nr. Henley-in-Arden, B95 6DE.
The land, which extends to approximately 0.58 acres (0.23 ha), with an area of concreted hardstanding, is roughly triangular in shape and comprises a large, mainly flat, area to the North-East, narrowing down to have frontage to and a part of the river towpath (approximately 200' ( 60 metres).
The land was formerly used as a wharf, when commercial river traffic plied the River Avon from its confluence with the River Severn at Tewkesbury up to Stratford-upon-Avon.
Located just upstream of Evesham Lock, with its unique “A-framed” lock keeper’s cottage and Evesham weir which leads to the lock island.
Evesham is situated within the 'Vale' and has easy access from the South Midlands and the tourist mecca. of 'The Cotswolds' The Avon Navigation Trust licences craft on the river also taking an active role in the maintenance and improvement of the river for navigation purposes.
The old wharf site would lend itself to numerous recreational or other purposes (STPP if required) as undertaken in many riverside locations up and down the country.
Some 30 miles South of Birmingham City Centre, a large population is within easy driving distance with good motorway communications via the M40 (J16), M42 (J3) and M5 (J9) at Tewkesbury. There is an excellent rail service on the “Cotswold line” with trains from Evesham station Eastwards to Oxford and London (Paddington), and West to Worcester and Hereford. Th town centre of Evesham, with its many shops and restaurants, is only a 5-minute or so walk from the site.
Wychavon District Council – www.wychavon.gov.uk
Severn Trent Water – www.stwater.co.uk
Western Power Distribution – www.westernpower.co.uk
Hadgkiss Hughes & Beale
83-85 Alcester Road
Acting: Mr. David Pritchett
Telephone: 0121 449 5050
From the South and the M5 (J9) at Tewkesbury, take the A46 north east to Evesham. At the first roundabout on the bypass, go straight over onto the A4184 Cheltenham Road, at the traffic lights just before the river bridge turn right into Waterside (B4035) and at the next traffic lights, at the bottom of Port Street, turn left into Bridge Street following the directions as above.
Please note that all the above information has been provided by the vendor in good faith, but will need verification by the purchaser’s solicitor. Any areas, measurements or distances referred to are given as a guide only and are not precise. Floor plans are not drawn to scale and are provided as an indicative guide to help illustrate the general layout of the property only. The mention of any appliances and/or services in this description does not imply that they are in full and efficient working order and prospective purchasers should make their own investigations before finalising any agreement to purchase. It should not be assumed that any contents, furnishings or other items shown in photographs (which may have been taken with a wide angle lens) are included in the sale. Any reference to alterations to, or use of, any part of the property is not a statement that the necessary planning, building regulations, listed buildings or other consents have been obtained. We endeavour to make our details accurate and reliable, but they should not be relied on as statements or representations of fact and they do not constitute any part of an offer or contract. The seller does not give any warranty in relation to the property and we have no authority to do so on their behalf.