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19.96 Ha(49.32 Ac)
Guide price £375,000(€425,128)

Land At WhitbyBriggswath, Whitby, North Yorkshire, YO21 1RZ

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Productive arable land
  • Grade 3 soils
  • Direct access to the A169
  • Shooting rights included
  • About 49.32 acres in all

An excellent opportunity to purchase a productive block of arable land well suited to cereal cropping. The land lies to the south of Whitby with direct access to A169, in all 49.32 acres.

About this property

  • Land
    The farmland lies in two blocks immediately north of Sleights divided by the A169. The land gently undulates in height between 70 to 110 metres above sea level with a predominant southerly aspect and is classified as Grade 3 under the MAFF Provisional Agricultural Land Classification. Soils are from the Salop series, common to the locality, described as fine loam over clayey soils suitable for cereals or grassland.

    Subsidies & Grants
    The land is registered on the Rural Land Registry and is sold with the benefit of Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) Entitlements at no additional cost. The Entitlements are currently held by and have been claimed, in 2019 by the vendor, who will endeavour to facilitate transfer to the purchaser in readiness for the 2020 claim. There are currently no active stewardship schemes in place over the land, however the grass margins and field corners included in an expired scheme have been retained for ease of access and hedge cutting.

    Cropping history
    2018 Spring Barley
    2017 Oilseed Rape
    2016 Winter Wheat
    2015 Winter Wheat
    2014 Cover crop

    Sporting Rights
    The small gill and scrub area to the south of field 0640 can present game birds with a release pen located in parcel 9113, this forms part of a small shoot. The sporting rights are included in the sale subject to a informal agreement expiring in February 2020.

    The vendors reserve all mines and minerals from the sale, with surface searching and underground working powers.

    There are no known services connected.

    Drainage plans
    Drainage scheme plans are available on request.

    Freehold with vacant possession.

    Method of sale
    The land is offered for sale by private treaty as a whole or in two lots.

    Whole (49.32 acres) - £375,000
    Lot 1 – (36.05 acres) - £265,000
    Lot 2 (13.27 acres) – £110,000

    Post Code
    YO21 1RZ (nearest)

Quality commercial arable land with good access.

Will DouglasProperty agent

Additional information

  • Directions: Directions The land is located beside the A169 between Sleights and the junction of the A169 and A171, the land is marked by Savills for sale boards.
  • EPC Exempt