Property Summary

Guide price £75,000

Branch Details


01388 529579

8 Front Street, Wolsingham, County Durham, DL13 3AA

Lot 3, Mainsfield Farm

Agricultural land • Extending to 14.26Ac (5.77Ha) • Own road frontage access • No onward chain

The Area
Mainsfield Farm is set within open countryside, though it has close links to the major regional centres and transport network. The rolling countryside adjoining the property offers a wealth of bridle ways, public footpaths and also the coast to coast route which runs along the adjacent railway line, can be enjoyed at any time of the year.

County Durham contrasts rural living with the accessibility to the urban centres of Durham and Newcastle both of which are within 25 minutes drive from this rural property. Durham and Newcastle offer superb facilities including shopping centres and professional services.

Nearby Consett was principally known for its prosperous industry and only 5 minutes by car, offering numerous shops
and all local amenities.

Derwent Reservoir is situated on the doorstep of the property and offers picturesque picnic sites, scenic walks which are perfect for a leisurely day and also a host of leisure facilities to be enjoyed.

The Property
Lot 3 comprises of agricultural land extending to 14.26Ac. (5.77Ha) with its own road frontage access.

Basic Payment Scheme
The land is sold with the benefit of entitlements to receive payments under the Basic Payment Scheme. Entitlements have been claimed for the 2015 Basic farm payment but we will undertake to ensure the transfer of the above entitlements to the purchaser in accordance with the regulations of the scheme following completion of the sale providing that the purchaser is eligible to qualify for Basic Payment Scheme.

The purchaser(s) will be required to sign an indemnification that they will maintain the land in good agricultural and environmental condition, and follow the Basic Payment Scheme cross compliance regulations. Further to this the indemnification will also hold the purchaser liable should the vendor be penalised for breach of cross compliance. The transfer of the entitlements and HLS will be coordinated by George F White with fees of £350 plus VAT being payable by the purchaser.
To arrange a viewing or for further information please call:

George F White 01388 529579 or email

Savills-Smiths Gore 01325 370500 or email
1. The access road to the property is under ownership of Rowley Baptist Church. Mainsfield Farm benefits from a right of access across this.
2. The property, buildings and majority of land surround Rowley Baptist Church
Travel North from Tow Law along the A68 for approximately 6 miles, and turn left signposted Rowley Baptist Church. The property is situated directly ahead as indicated by a George F White sale board.

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