Savills | Land At Heighington, Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 6RS | Property for sale
11.34 Ac(4.59 Ha)
Guide price £80,000

Land At HeighingtonNewton Aycliffe, County Durham, DL5 6RS

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2021
  • Strategically positioned with direct road access
  • In all about 11.34 acres
  • South of Heighington village between Newton Aycliffe and Darlington
  • Bound by mature trees and hedges

Strategically positioned amenity grassland with direct road access south of Heighington adjoining the A6072, in all about 11.34 acres.

About this property

    The land at Heighington extends to approximately 11.34 acres in all, south of the village between Newton Aycliffe and Darlington. The land comprises of three fields divided by Coatsay Moor Lane. There is also direct access from the A6072 to the east.
    The land comprises of predominantly level grassland meadow and pasture, with the larger field suited to rough grazing. The soils are classified as Grade 3 under the MAFF Provisional Agricultural Land Classification. The land is bound by mature trees and hedges throughout, which add to the amenity, appeal and enclosed feel of the land.

Additional information

  • Rights of Way, Easements & Wayleaves - The land is sold subject to, and with the benefit of all existing wayleaves, easements and rights of way, public and private whether specifically mentioned or not. A public footpath crosses the land east of Coatsay Moor Lane.
  • Local Authority - Darlington Borough Council, Town Hall, Feethams, Darlington, County Durham, DL1 5QT.
  • Subsidies & Grants - The land is understood to be registered on the Rural Land Registry and Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) subsidy has been historically claimed by the former tenant. The vendor does not hold BPS Entitlements and therefore none are included in the sale.
  • Sporting Rights- The sporting rights are included insofar as they are owned.
  • Minerals - The vendors except all mines and minerals from the sale.
  • Services - The vendors have no knowledge of the connection or availability of services.
  • Solicitors - Farrer & Co, 66 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3LH.
  • Tenure- Freehold with vacant possesion.
  • Sale conditions - The land is sold subject to a development overage set at 40% of any uplift in value as the result of the grant of any planning consent, for a period of 50 years from the date of completion of the sale. Excepted forms of development are agriculture (including renewable energy crops), equestrian, forestry or open field horticulture.
  • Method of sale - The land is offered for sale by private treaty as a whole, offers for part or sub-lots of the land may be considered. All prospective purchasers are encouraged to register their interest with the selling agents.
  • Guide price - £80,000.
  • Post Code - DL5 6RS (nearest).
  • Viewing - The land may be inspected at all reasonable times, on foot, with a copy of the sale brochure. Care should be taken, with particular note to open ditches and drains.