An attractive block of productive mixed farmland in rural Northamptonshire. Thrapston 3 miles, Kettering 7 miles, Wellingborough 9 miles. About 247.34 acres (100 ha) in total Available as a whole or in two lots:
Lot 1 – Arable and pasture land About 222.17 acres (89.9 ha) Grade 3 land | Access onto Slipton Lane | Arable and pasture
Lot 2 – Pasture land About 25.17 acres (10.1 ha) Grade 3 land | Access onto Kettering Road Strategic potential
The property comprises a block of arable and pasture land. The arable fields are of a size well suited to modern machinery and the pasture fields allow for grazing and mowing. The land is classified as grade 3 by DEFRA with the soils belonging to the Hanslope, Morton and Banbury series and are described as permeable well drained calcareous clay soils over limestone. The arable land has been farmed on a combinable cropping rotation of winter wheat, oilseed rape and maize. Further information is available from the vendor’s agents.
The property is currently let on a Farm Business Tenancy, an Agricultural Holdings Act tenancy and a Grazing Licence with vacant possession being available on 29th September 2018. Early entry may be available, further information is available from the vendor’s agents.
The entitlements to the Basic Payment Scheme are included in the sale. In the event that the property is sold in lots the entitlements will be divided on a pro-rate basis. For the avoidance of doubt, the current occupiers will retain the 2018 payment.
The Vendor will retain a 50% share of any increase in value released by any non-agricultural/equestrian planning consent to any part of any of the property for a period of 10 years from the date of completion. Further information is available from the vendor’s agents.
Viewing strictly by appointment – Given the potential hazards of a working farm we ask you to be as vigilant as possible when making your inspection for your own personal safety.