Land to the rear of Cherry Trees, Maidstone Road, Matfield, Kent TN12 7LA


Matfield is a picturesque village situated a little over 6 miles to the east of Tunbridge Wells.

There is direct access to the A21(T), being about 1 ½ miles to the southwest.

Direct line train services to London are available from Paddock Wood Station, approximately 2 ½ miles distant.


A redundant parcel of land to the rear of Cherry Trees – a Grade II listed property which comprises a pair of semi-detached cottages. The plot has direct private access from the Maidstone Road along the side of Cherry Trees.

The land is relatively flat and slopes gently towards the rear.

There is a footpath adjoining the southern boundary and open countryside beyond the eastern boundary.

The plot is approximately 1/3rd acre and is within the Limits to Built Development as well as being in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and The Matfield Conservation Area.

Planning History

The following summary relates to the rear land only.

  • 05/030702 – Consent was granted for a significant extension to a previous garage / store building.
  • 07/01338 & 07/04099 – An application for 4 dwellings was withdrawn.
  • 09/01975 – An application for 3 dwellings was refused and a subsequent appeal dismissed – ref: – 09/00088.
  • 10/04135 – Application for a single two storey detached dwelling was refused and a subsequent appeal dismissed – ref: 11/00031

Interested parties should make their own direct enquiries to Tunbridge Wells Borough council`s website for full details on all application.


Our client is inviting conditional offers from suitably qualified developers supported by proposed plans and planning statement.

Further details on request.

Viewing Arrangements

Strictly by appointment through our office as Chery Trees is occupied.


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Property Details

Location: Matfield
Description: Potential residential development plot - 1/3rd acre
Size: 1/3rd acre
Tenure: Freehold
Price: On application
Terms: Conditional proposals invited.

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