Grade 2 arable land for sale by Informal Tender
The land is located approximately 1.3 miles (2.09 km) to the north of the A153 (Sleaford Road) at Tattershall Bridge and accessed directly off the Witham Bank road.
The land extends to about 104 acres (42.08 hectares) of predominantly Grade 2 arable land. There are two general purpose storage buildings, the first being of concrete framed construction and the second of steel portal frame.
According to the Soil Survey of England and Wales, the soils are of the Wallasea 2 association. These soils are described as deep stoneless clayey soils, calcareous in places. Some deep calcareous silty soils. Flat land with groundwater controlled by ditches and pumps. These soils are said to be suitable for the growing of winter cereals, some sugar beet, potatoes, cereals and vegetables.
The land is subject to drainage rates payable to the Witham First District Internal Drainage Board.
Basic Payment Scheme
The land is registered to receive payments under the Basic Payment Scheme. Approximately 44.47 entitlements are included in the sale.
The land will be sold subject to the usual Lincolnshire County Council covenants. These include no intensive rearing of livestock and that the land cannot be used for the purposes of a business, save for in relation to agriculture, horticulture or equestrian purposes. A full list of the covenants and conditions of sale can bound within the tender form.
Tenure, Possession and Method of Sale
The property is available freehold with vacant possession upon completion. The land is For Sale by Informal Tender. Tenders should be submitted by way of the tender form available from the selling agent. Tender deadline 12 noon on Wednesday 17th March.
There is an electricity and water supply connected to the property.
Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way
The property will be sold subject to and with the benefit of all existing wayleaves, easements and rights of way whether mentioned in these particulars or not.
Plans, Schedules and Boundaries
The vendor and the vendor’s agent will do their best to specify the ownership of boundaries, hedges, fences and ditches but will not be bound to determine these. The purchaser will satisfy themselves as to the ownership of any boundaries.
Minerals, Sporting and Timber Rights
All sporting timber and mineral rights are included in the sale insofar as they are owned.
Nitrate Vulnerable Zone
The land is situated within a Nitrate Vulnerable Zone and will be subject to the usual restrictions.
In the event that any part of the holding is subject to VAT this will be payable by the purchaser in addition to the purchase price.
The land may be viewed during daylight hours. Given the potential hazards of a working farm viewers should take extra care and precaution in regards to their personal safety when viewing the property.
Acreage: 104 Acres