High-Yielding Mixed Farm for Sale

11th January 2018

As we head into 2018, H&H Land and Property have this week introduced to the market their first farm of the year, Barrow Ling Farm near Penrith. A former dairy farm, today it is a quality and productive 202 acre stock-rearing and arable farm with excellent quality agricultural land. Positioned in a productive area of Cumbria, with a traditional stone built farmhouse, this sale provides an excellent opportunity for someone to purchase a ring – fenced arable and stock farm enterprise.

Located near to Southwaite, Barrow Ling Farm is for sale as a whole or in four lots, through the Carlisle office of H&H Land and Property, with an overall guide price of £2,400,000.

Lot 1 includes 104 acres of land, the farmhouse, the steading and farm buildings and is being offered with a guide price of £1,350,000. Lot 2 is 20 acres of arable/mowing land, being offered at a guide price of £210,000. Lot 3, being offered at a guide price of £730,000 is 69 acres of arable/mowing land with roadside access. The final lot, 10.3 acres of arable/mowing land of a single field enclosure is offered at a guide price of £110,000.

The land is of the highest quality, the majority of which is arable and mowing land with grazing land also in Lot 1. The farm buildings are a mixture of traditional and modern, with a former dairy and parlour, Crendon loose housing with 24 cubicles, silage pit and generator shed. There are also a range of smaller sheds, barley and feed stores which are all in good condition.

Giving further background, H&H Land and Property Associate Director and selling agent, Thomas Armstrong said: “We are continuing to receive demand from all types of purchasers so we are delighted to be able to bring this tremendous stock farm to the market so early in the year. This is an ideal farm for anyone looking to establish their first farming enterprise or to extend their existing acreage. The land in this area around Southwaite is highly productive and it is worth noting that some of the land for sale at Barrow Ling Farm has recently been cropped with potatoes.”

The accommodation included in the sale is ideal for a family, a traditional stone built, three-bedroomed farmhouse which has 3 reception rooms, utility room, a paved patio area and surrounding yard with parking.

All of the land included is registered for Basic Payment purposes, and the entitlement are included in the sale. The land is also located within a Nitrate Vulnerable Zone.

Barrow Ling Farm is offered for sale Freehold with Vacant Possession being given on completion. Viewings are strictly by appointment through the Carlisle office of H&H Land and Property on 01228 406274.

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