Starting Bid £35,950
Land at, Witton le Wear
* THIS PROPERTY IS FOR SALE BY THE MODERN METHOD OF AUCTION TUESDAY 5th SEPTEMBER 2017 AT THE RAMSIDE HALL HOTEL, DURHAM, DH1 1TD. REGISTRATION IS AT 6:30PM, AUCTION COMMENCES 7:00PM. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE AUCTION TEAM ON 0191 2390802 *
FOR SALE BY PUBLIC AUCTION • Accommodation land extending to approximately 2.39Ha (5.9Ac)
Witton Le Wear is a sought after village occupying an elevated position on the north bank of the River Wear. It supports two public houses and has an interesting variety of houses and cottages and a delightful nature reserve situated just on the eastern fringe. For the commuter the A68 and (A1) M provide links with the major commercial centre’s of the North East. Darlington mainline railway station and Durham Tees Valley international airport offer further communication to the rest of the country. Many of the region’s renowned beach spots are within a short drive, beyond which can be found the delights of North Yorkshire, the Lake District, Northumberland and the East Coast. The neighbouring market towns of Darlington, Bishop Auckland and Crook provide a range of shopping, education and recreational facilities, with Newcastle, Durham, Sunderland and Middleborough offering cultural and additional entertainment facilities.
The land extends to approximately 2.39Ha (5.9Ac) as shown edged red on the plan within these particulars and comprises of accommodation land.
The land is sold subject to a clawback of 50% for a term of 25 years from the date of completion to the benefit of the Vendor and successors in title. The clawback will be triggered by the sale or grant of planning permission for any use other than agriculture, forestry or equine.
Permissions have previously been granted for the erection of ten stables, temporary residence for one static caravan, fish farm, hatchery building and rearing ponds however it is understood that these permissions have now expired.
Viewings of the land can be at any reasonable time without appointment but with possession of these particulars.
This property is for sale by the modern method of auction also known as a “conditional auction”. This process is similar to a normal property purchase but on acceptance of an offer the purchaser will pay a non refundable reservation fee to secure the property. The buyer then has 28 days to exchange contracts and a further 28 days to complete the purchase. Please note this property is subject to an undisclosed reserve price. Terms and conditions apply to the modern method of auction, which is operated by George F White in partnership with The Great North Property Auction. Please see the auction section on our website or visit www.gnpa.co.uk
1. We understand that there is a public footpath across the land.
From the A68 leaving Toft Hill and heading north continue for approximately 1 ½ miles at which point turn right into Witton le Wear. Follow the road through the village and down the hill and at the bottom of the hill bear right towards the River Wear. Continue down the back and the land is located on the right hand side of the road after leaving the village as indicated by a George F White for sale board.