Land at Wharton

Kirkby Stephen

CA17 4LQ

For Rent

Available by Tender

51.79 acres of land and fell flock on Wharton Fell to rent as a whole or in Lots.

Call our CARLISLE office to arrange a viewing

01228 406260

An opportunity has arisen for an interested party to take over a hefted flock of sheep on Wharton Fell, and rent 20.96ha (51.79 acres) of land at Wharton.

The sheep and land are available to rent as a whole or in a variety of lots. Interested parties should detail in their Expression of Interest the extent to which they are interested in renting.

Available to let under an annual licence to be negotiated by the parties. The commencement date will be the beginning of November 2018.  Expressions of Interest to be submitted to H&H Land and Property Limited, Borderway, Rosehill, Carlisle, CA1 2RS no later than 12.00 noon on Wednesday 17th October 2018

The land at Wharton comprises nine field enclosures within two blocks of good quality grazing land. The land is down to permanent pasture and benefits from roadside access and mains water supplies.

The hefted flock of Swaledale sheep will be counted and classified upon take over and it will be a requirement of the agreement that the same number and same condition of sheep are returned to the landlord upon the termination of the agreement.

It is expected stock numbers at takeover will be roughly as follows:
55 Swaledale Shearling Ewes
45 Swaledale 2 Shear Ewes
30 Swaledale 3 Shear Ewes
55 Swaledale Gimmer Hoggs

This will be confirmed upon handover from the outgoing tenant.