Land next to a recreation ground in Shrewsbury has been sold to a county development company.
Towler Shaw Roberts has completed the sale of a site adjacent to Greenfields Recreation Ground, which extends to approximately 0.94 acres, to CSE Shropshire Ltd.
Outline planning permission has been granted for eight three or four bedroom detached houses, each with garage and gardens,located just off Falstaff Street in an established residential area.
Offers in excess of £550,000 had been invited.
Toby Shaw, who handled the sale for TSR, said: “There has been a lot of interest in the site and we are delighted to have agreed a sale to CSE Shropshire Ltd.
"They have some exciting plans in place for an attractive new development site which used to be a tree nursery.
“It’s a unique residential development opportunity near an already established residential area within walking distance of Shrewsbury Town Centre.”