Property Details


Land off Brighton Road

Mannings Heath, , Sussex, RH13 6HZ

39,826 sq ft (3,700 sq m)

Residential Development Opportunity with Planning Permission for 8 Dwellings


The site is situated on the south-western side of Brighton Road opposite the former Dun Horse Public House. Located to the west of Manning’s Heath village, the surrounding area is predominantly residential, with large detached dwellings interspersed with some terraced and semi-detached properties.

There is a Texaco Petrol Station and convenience shop as well as Village Stores and Post Office within a short walk.


The plot of 0.9 acres benefits from an existing direct entrance from Brighton Road (A281) which runs between Horsham to the west and Henfield/Brighton to the south. Brighton Road provides good access to several local bus routes and facilities in Manning’s Heath.

The site falls within the boundaries of the Nuthurst Parish Council Neighbourhood Plan but is outside of the designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Nuthurst Conservation Area.


The freeholders have successfully obtained planning for an 8 dwelling residential scheme for the site as follows:

8 Units
3 × 3 Bed (86 sq m per unit)
1 × 2 bed (86 sq m)
4 × 2 bed (76 sq m)

Application No: DC/16/1753
The permission includes 16 car parking spaces.

Policies of SD7, 32, and 33 of the Policy 10 of the stipulate that development proposals should achieve high quality and inclusive design to reflect and complement the unique character and scale of the local area. Accordingly, the proposed new dwellings would adopt a traditional design approach to reflect the character of development in the surrounding area. (Please see over page for plans).

Floor Areas

Floorsq ftsq mStatus
Site39,826 sq ft3,700 sq mSold
Total39,826 sq ft3,700 sq m


  • +Site area of 0.9 acres (0.37 hectares)
  • +Planning permission for 8 residential dwellings with 16 car spaces
  • +Land opposite the former Dun Horse Public House
  • +Unconditional offers to be received no later than close of business on Thursday 20th July 2017
  • +Application No: DC/16/1753



Steve New


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