Land At Murton, Appleby In Westmorland


Full Description

A useful block of allotment grazing land extending in total to 36.35 acres (14.71ha) located on the outskirts of the village of Murton with natural water supply accessed via a track from the main road. For Sale by Public Auction at 6.30pm on Wednesday 4th August 2021 at Murton Institute, Murton

The land is located 0.5 miles South of the village of Murton, Appleby in Westmorland is 3.8 miles to the West and the market town of Kirkby Stephen is 10.7 miles to the South.

From Appleby in Westmorland take the B6452 (The Sands) then turn right onto Drawbriggs Lane signposted Hilton/Murton, at the roundabout take the 2nd exit and continue on Drawbriggs Lane then at the T Junction turn left signposted Hilton/Murton continue on this road for 3.1 miles and the access track leading to the land is located on the righthand side immediately after the cemetery. Please only access the track on foot as there are no turning places.

A useful block of allotment grazing land extending to 36.35 acres (14.71ha) with a natural water supply.The land is bounded by a mixture of stone walls and post and wire fences.

Enironmental Scheme
The land has been entered into a Countryside Stewardship Scheme commencing 1 January 2021. The only option relevant for the land is UP2 – management of rough grazing for birds.

Basic Payment Scheme
The land is registered for Basic Payment purposes. 14.71 SDA entitlements are included in the sale, and will be transferred to the successful Buyer. The cost of transferring these entitlements will be £250 + VAT, payable by the Buyer. For the avoidance of doubt the Seller will make the 2021 claim and will retain the payment in full.


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