CLOSING DATE SET FOR 12 NOON WEDNESDAY 1ST JUNE 2016
An excellent dairy farm extending in total to 333.73 (135.06ha) with an excellent five bedroom farmhouse and extensive range of outbuildings for cattle housing.
The dairy benefits from three Lely Astronaut milking robots installed in 2010, cubicle shed for 127 with automatic scrapers, Dairy Cool bulk tank with capacity of 8000 litres and dairy offices.
Portencalzie farmhouse is a modern barn conversion completed in 2006, and is constructed of a combination of traditional stone and block under a white render. The property has a slate roof covering and benefits from oil fired central heating, uPVC double glazing, mains electric and water and drainage is to a septic tank. The farmhouse has been constructed, maintained and decorated to high quality and finish throughout.
Externally the farmhouse benefits from a gravelled driveway, large lawned garden with impressive views across Loch Ryan, and a patio area. To the rear of the property is a parking area with access to the farm steading.
The excellent quality land extends in total 327.21 acres (132.42ha) of high quality arable and mowing land lying in a ring fenced unit. The land is dissected with the access road which provides excellent access to the fields.
The land is currently in a five year arable rotation and carrying a herd of 160 dairy cows plus followers. This year there are approximately 120 acres in barley and wheat. The boundaries are a combination of traditional stone walls and post and wire fencing. The land is of good heart and has is classified as 31 in the Macaulay Land Capability Survey.
The current occupants currently rent a further 36.92 acres (14.94 ha) of land adjacent to the foreshore. This land is available on a Short Duration Limited Tenancy (SDLT) by separate negotiation with the landlord.