London Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN1 1DS

Location

Tunbridge Wells is located approximately 38 miles to the south east of central London in North West Kent, and approximately 16 miles to the south of the M25 (Junction 5) via the A21(T). Neighboring towns include Tonbridge and Sevenoaks, approximately 4 and 12 miles to the north, respectively.

Main line rail services are provided direct from Tunbridge Wells to London’s Charing Cross in approximately 50 minutes.  There is easy access to Gatwick Airport, around 24 miles to the west, and the Eurotunnel at Folkestone, some 55 miles to the south east.

Tunbridge Wells Retreat is situated in the town’s Conservation Area, adjoining The Common and within 400 metres on the town`s main line train station. The “old” High Street and historic Pantiles are also close by.

Description

This property comprises a landmark period building arranged over garden level, raised ground and two upper floors and currently comprises a 37-bedroom hotel. There are ancillary restaurant & bar, kitchen, rear terrace and gardens, meeting room, sports bar, office, owners flat, staff room, additional storerooms and large roof spaces – (potential for additional rooms).

Planning Application

A planning application has been submitted for the conversion and refurbishment of the existing building, along with small extensions, to provide 19 apartments – decision pending. Planning reference – 19/01515/FULL

Proposal

To be sold subject to planning approval.

Guide price on application.

Viewings

The Retreat is a going concern, so all viewings are to be strictly by appointment and accompanied.

Plans are available on the website – www.durlings.co.uk

Proposed Accommodation

The planning application proposes the following schedule of apartments.

Block                          Apartment                Beds                           sq m                           sq ft

No. 55                        1                                           2                                  138                             1485

2                                          2                                  113                               1216

3                                          1                                   60                                640

4                                          1                                   61                                654

5                                         3                                  121                             1305

6                                          1                                  59                                635

7                                          1                                  58                                624

8                                          2                                  115                             1238

9                                          1                                  62                                666

10                                       2                                  96                                1033

No. 56                           1                                       2                                  142                             1528

2                                       2                                  108                             1163

3                                       2                                  110                             1184

4                                       2                                  108                             1158

5                                       1                                  73                                789

No. 57                            1                                      2                                  109                             1173

2                                     2                                  84                                904

3                                     2                                  87                                936

4                                      2                                  79                                850

Totals                      19                                                                     1782                          19185

 

Summary of units: –

1 beds – 6

2 beds – 12

3 bed – 1

The hotel was originally 3 separate buildings, since inter linked, and may provide the purchaser the opportunity to phase the development or introduce alternative uses.

 



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Property Details

Location: Tunbridge Wells
Description: Residential conversion opportunity, with small extensions, to create 19 apartments - subject to planning approval
Tenure: Freehold
Price: On application
Terms: Subject to planning offers invited.

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