Conversion opportunity with planning permission to create 2 plots in Nateby

Island Farm, Cartmell Lane, Nateby, Preston, PR3 0LU


The property is located on the outskirts of Nateby, a village located approximately 1.5 miles west of the market town of Garstang. The location provides an attractive rural position as well as good access further afield via the A6 and junctions 32 and 33 of the M6 Motorway.

Nateby is located approximately 13 miles north of Preston and 10 miles south of Lancaster City Centre, both of which also offer excellent rail connections via the West Coast Mainline.


The site comprises two detached, attractive, purpose built former office buildings of conventional construction beneath pitched slate roofs. In addition there is a detached steel portal frame warehouse building adjoining the subject premises with the remainder of the site being car parking and undeveloped land between the road and the subject property.

Access to the site is provided directly off Cartmell Lane. To the north is a residential property and a disused warehouse and to the west of the site lies Island Farm Farmhouse and to the south a bowling green and office accommodation.


Steel Framed building 1,513 sqft (141 sqm)
Stone buildings 2,521 sqft (234 sqm)
Offices 1,425 sqft (132 sqm)
Total 5,459 sqft (507 sqm)


Planning permission has been secured for a change of use from offices (Class B1) to 2 no. dwellings (Use Class C3). One dwelling is a single storey converted property comprising hall, large Kitchen, lounge and dining room together with separate pantry and utility room.

There are 3 no. bedrooms all benefitting from en suite bathrooms. The second dwelling is arranged over 2 floors and comprises hall, lounge, dining room and kitchen, together with separate utility room. There are 4 no. bedrooms located on the first floor, 2 no. of which are with en suite bathrooms. For further information contact Wyre Borough Council on 01253 887288 or email Ref. appliction no. 18/00846/COUO.


We understand the property is held freehold and will be offered with vacant possession.


Prospective purchasers should make their own enquiries to the relevant Authorities as to the suitability, capacity, and exact location of services to the building.


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Each party to be responsible for its own legal costs in connection with the transaction.

Planning Permission

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Location Plan

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Approved Site Plan

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Approved Floor Plans

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