Guide Price £850,0004 Bedrooms 3 Reception Rooms
CLOSING DATE FOR BEST AND FINAL OFFERS BY 22ND AUGUST 2018 AT 12 NOON – ALL OFFERS MUST BE SUBMITTED ON AN OFFER FORM AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST FROM THE AGENT.
• 3/4 Bedroom farmhouse with far reaching views and central to the steading
• Extensive range of traditional and modern agricultural buildings with livestock handling facilities
• 42.2 Hectares (101.76 Acres) meadow land (SDA)
• 22.37 Hectares (55.25 Acres) pasture land (SDA)
• Rural yet accessible location
Bowes is an historic and traditional Teesdale village lying in the Pennine hills and supports a nursery and primary school, church and public house. A wider range of shopping, educational and recreational facilities can be found within the nearby market town of Barnard Castle. Local auction markets can be found in Barnard Castle, Kirkby Stephen and Darlington among others in surrounding areas. There is excellent access to the A66 which provides links to the A1(M) and M6 connecting the major commercial centres of the north.
Nova Scotia benefits from a stone built farmhouse with far reaching views to the south of the property.
The farmhouse has an entrance porch leading to the living room that has an open fire place and exposed beams. A door opens to the back hall and staircase to the first floor.
The kitchen lies to the rear comprising of a range of units with space for free standing appliances. A door leads through to the boiler room and downstairs WC with access to the rear of the property.
The dining room benefits from laminated flooring and enjoys the southerly aspect. A door opens to a snug with patio doors to the front of the property. The snug could be utilised as a further bedroom if required and links through to a Jack and Jill shower room. There is a further room currently utilised as a bedroom with access to the shower room.
The shower room comprises an electric shower, WC and wash hand basin.
To the first floor there are two large double bedrooms lying to the front of the property and boasting south facing views. The third double bedroom takes in views to the rear of the property.
The family bathroom is partially tiled and comprises a bath with mixer tap, WC and wash hand basin, along with linen cupboard.
3.65m x 4.70m (12' x 15' 5")
2.70m x 4.21m (8' 10" x 13' 10")
3.75m x 3.16m (12' 4" x 10' 4")
4.65m x 3.30m (15' 3" x 10' 10")
Ground Floor Bedroom
2.72m x 3.02m (8' 11" x 9' 11")
Downstairs Shower Room
3.80m x 4.20m (12' 6" x 13' 9")
3.77m x 3.85m (12' 4" x 12' 8")
2.80m x 3.05m (9' 2" x 10')
The property has mains water and electricity supply. Central heating is via an oil fired boiler.
The property is currently rated ‘F‘.
The land comprises approximately 42.2 Hectares (101.76 Acres) of meadow land and 22.37 Hectares (55.25 Acres) of pasture land. The boundaries of the property are predominantly dry stone walls.
The land benefits from a mains water supply to troughs in the majority of the field parcels, with some fields also having a natural water supply. The land is accessed via gateways and tracks from the farmstead and internally via gateways between fields.
Basic Payment Scheme
The Basic Payment Scheme entitlements for the whole equate to 63.46 SDA, which will be included with the sale price and the vendor will make reasonable endeavours to transfer the entitlements to the buyer. George F White reserve the right to charge a fee of £300 plus VAT for each transfer. The purchaser will be required to indemnify the vendor against any breach of cross compliance for the remainder of the 2018 claim year from completion and / or occupation.
Livestock and Machinery
There may be the opportunity to purchase the livestock and machinery by separate negotiation.
Travelling from Barnard Castle follow the main road down The Bank taking the left turning to continue on the A67 heading towards Bowes. After approximately three and half miles take the right turn signposted Cotherstone. Continue along the road for one and half miles where the subject property can be found on the left identified by a George F White ‘For Sale’ board.
General Remarks and Stipulations
Easements, Wayleaves, and Rights of Way
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, water, drainage, watercourses and other easements, quasi or reputed easements and rights of adjoining owners if any affecting the same and all existing and proposed wayleaves and all others matters registered by any competent authority subject to statute.
Sporting and Mineral Rights
All sporting and mineral rights will be included in the sale insofar as they are owned.
Potential Asbestos Presence
There may be asbestos present although George F White have not carried out any tests.
The purchaser and their successors in title will take over responsibility for the maintenance of all boundaries insofar as they are owned.
Public Rights of Way
There are some designated public rights of way which cross the land over existing tracks. Purchasers should satisfy themselves as to the exact extent and cause they take.
Strictly by prior appointment with George F White (Barnard Castle office) on 01833 690390 or email email@example.com. Given the potential hazards of working farms we ask that you be as vigilant as possible when inspecting the
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measuring tool unless otherwise specified. Land and field parcels measurements have been informed by digital mapping or Rural Land Registry plans.
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