The land at Takeley extends to approximately 0.72 hectares (1.78 acres) and is located to the east of Parsonage Road. To the north of the site lies the A120 with the outer extent of Stansted Airport beyond, to the east lies open agricultural land and to the west of the site is open agricultural land (subject to a separate approved planning application for a residential scheme). To the south of the site is existing residential development and Stansted Business Centre beyond which lies the village core of Takeley. The site offers a rural outlook, yet, it is also situated near to a number of major transport links, services and amenities.
The village of Takeley located to the south of the site is approximately 3.5 miles east of Bishop’s Stortford and offers a number of local facilities within walking distance from the site. This includes a range of local shops, post office, primary schools, public house and pharmacy. A wider range of shops, amenities, schools and recreational facilities are located in the nearby town of Bishop’s Stortford. Excellent transport links are available, with easy access to the A120 and M11. Stansted Airport is located just to the north of the A120.
- Located on the northern edge of Takeley, a key village within Uttlesford district.
- Approximately 4 miles to Bishop’s Stortford, 30 miles to Cambridge and 40 miles to London.
- Close to Stansted Airport and a number of nearby train stations offering direct links into London and Cambridge.
- Outline planning consent granted for a care home (use class c2) with up to 66 bed spaces.