Just checked and he has finally secured planning permission for two bungalows on the 0.2 acre plot but it's not sold yet at £370,000
I think the petrol tanks are still under the forecourt.......
I'm guessing that for anybody that develops that site there will be a big de-contamination cost.
I'd love to have some workshop space if only for a few months. Nearest I can find is 40sqM and it's ~£400/month, which is too big and too expensive.