Consented South East London Residential Development & Refurbishment Opportunity

The Glebe, Blackheath SE3


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The site is broadly square in shape and extends to approximately 0.17 hectares (0.42 acres).

The site currently comprises a semi-detached dwelling arranged over ground, first and second floors surrounded by a large garden. The existing house is derelict and will need extensive refurbishment. The site rises up a on a gentle slope from The Glebe to the existing house at the back of the site. There is a yew tree in close proximity to the proposed house which has a Tree Preservation Order (TPO). The site is located within the Lewisham Conservation Area.

The site benefits from planning permission for the development of an additional dwelling and associated works. Additionally, planning consent was granted on Appeal in September 2018 for the restoration of the existing house (No 8 The Glebe) and construction of a new basement.

All offers are to be presented in writing by email, marked for the attention of the contacts below.

The vendor’s preference is to sell the entire site, though consideration will be given to selling in separate lots.


8 The Glebe, Blackheath, London SE3 9TG

The site is located in a quiet residential road in Blackheath in the London Borough of Lewisham.

Blackheath High Street is located 300 metres (0.2 miles) east of the site and has a thriving local community with extensive shopping and social amenities. The immediate surrounding area is predominantly residential, characterised by different forms, scales and architectural styles and there are noticeable gaps between buildings.

The site benefits from rail connections to Central London from Blackheath Station which is 0.5 kilometres (0.3 miles) east of the site. Blackheath Station provides National Rail services directly to London Bridge (12 minutes) and Waterloo East (16 minutes). Source: National Rail.

Blackheath Common is 0.8 kilometres (0.5 miles) to the north of the site, which provides open parkland. Further amenities can be found in Lewisham to the west and Greenwich to the north.

Planning History

REF NUMBER:APP/C5690/W/20/3257192: Planning Granted at Appeal on the 23rd March 2021 for; “the erection of a single dwelling house and associated works including replacement parking spaces for the existing house at number 8 The Glebe in accordance with the terms of the application, Ref. DC/19/114927, dated 5 December 2019 and subject to the conditions set out in the attached Schedule.”

(Ref. APP/C5690/W/17/3176774): Planning Granted September 2018 – For the construction and improvements to the existing house of a 95.32 sqm (1,025 sq ft) basement in the existing house was granted at Appeal in September 2018.