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SLD sells East Lothian site to Bellway Homes

Site at Elphinstone, East Lothian, EH33 2LU

Elphinstone 4

On behalf of Highland Residential Developments Ltd, Scarlett Land and Development (SLD) have sold to Bellway Homes a 25 acre site with detailed planning consent for 80 homes.

The attractive residential site is located in the hamlet of Elphinstone, East Lothian, just to the south of Tranent.

Solicitors advising were Janette Speed and Gillian Ralph of Shoosmiths for the Seller; Susan Law of Lindsays for the land owner; and Harry Smith and Andrew Leslie of Gillespie Macandrew LLP for the Purchaser.

Detailed Planning consent (on c.11 acres of the site) was achieved for the Seller by Ewan McIntyre of EMA Architects.

Will Scarlett of SLD commented:

“After a long association with this site, we have benefitted from the strength of the post-Covid market for housing in amenity rich areas; following a competitive closing date, Bellway have performed solidly ”.

Further details on the site can be found here