Lower Mount Farm, DorsetLower Mount Farm, Dorset

Opportunities to purchase farmland in the the South West of England and Wales have arisen with the sale of bare land and farms this week. Here is a selection. 

Mid-Devon pasture on sale for £450,000

About 70 acres of bare arable land and pasture is for sale near Crediton at a guide price of £450,000.

About 25 acres of the land at Poppy’s Farm has been put to wheat and barley in recent years. Stags (01884 235 705)

Lotted suckler farm in Dorset on offer

A west Dorset suckler beef farm with 39 acres is for sale by auction in four lots.

Lower Mount Farm (pictured), near Bridport, has a farmhouse, range of buildings and about 17 acres for sale at a guide price of £495,000.

A second dwelling and two small blocks of pasture make up the three other lots. (Symonds and Sampson 01935 382 907)

Wiltshire pasture with buildings

A 50-acre block of permanent pasture is for sale near Salisbury.

The land near Semley includes two buildings needing improvement and will be auctioned on 29 May at a guide price of £325,000. (Symonds and Sampson 01935 818 512)

Powys hill farm sees guide price drop

The price of a 189-acre livestock hill farm in mid-Wales has dropped from £1.25m to £950,000 to encourage a quicker sale. The farm has been on the market since the end of 2014.

Glangwesyn Farm at Abergwesyn includes grazing rights to Abergwesyn Common as well as an 11-bedroom, recently refurbished farmhouse. (Powells 01600 714 140)