Land at Loweswater


CA13 0RR

For Sale

Guide Price: £140,000

29.79 acres of grazing land at Loweswater, Cockermouth

Call our CARLISLE office to arrange a viewing

01228 406260

The property lies in the Lorton Valley area of the Lake District National Park. Latterhead is 6.5 miles South of the attractive market town of Cockermouth.

The land offered for sale as Lot 3 extends to 29.79 acres (12.05ha) of grazing land and benefits from  natural water supply.

If the property is sold in Lots the Buyer of Lot 3 will be responsible for ensuring that the fences between Lots 1 and 3 are stock proof.

Access for Lot 3 is gained from the main road into Field No 8.

The land is registered for Basic Payment purposes. The entitlements are included in the sale, and will be transferred to the successful Buyer.

If the property is sold in Lots the following entitlements will be attributed:

Lot 3 – 11.62

The cost of transferring these entitlements will be £250 + VAT, payable by the Buyer(s).

N.B. prospective buyers should be aware of the minimum claim area of 5ha for BPS.

The seller has made the 2018 claim and will retain the payment in full.

The land is subject to an Entry Level Plus Higher Level Stewardship Scheme due to expire on 30th April 2023. The Buyer(s) will be required to continue with the requirements of this agreement until it terminates at this time.

Buyers will be required to indemnify the Seller of all losses if the existing agri-environmental agreement is not continued in the correct format.

Potential buyers are advised to discuss any queries with the scheme with Natural England and obtain their own advice.

Full details of the Stewardship Agreement can be obtained from the Selling Agents.

The transfer of the Stewardship Agreement (without any amendments or additional advice) will be made in accordance with the regulations of the Agreement and will be carried out by H&H Land and Property Ltd for which a fee of £250 plus VAT will be payable by the Buyer(s)

Please note that this land is offered for sale as part of a larger lot – please see listing of Latterhead Farmhouse, Cottage & Land, Lowswater.