Lot 3 of the wider Spring House Farm sale, a block of versatile Grade 2 and 3 arable land in the Vale of York.
Spring House Farm is situated in the heart of the renowned farming area of the Vale of York. Surroundings are predominantly arable fields interspersed with attractive woodlands and shelterbelts. The East Coast mainline railway runs through the farm.
The farm has good transport connections, being only 18 miles from York railway station, from which services to London Kings Cross can take under 2 hours. The A19 trunk road (2.6 miles to the east) provides access to York, Thirsk, and onwards to the A1 and Leeds. Racing can be enjoyed at York, Thirsk, Ripon or Wetherby all within 25 miles. Easingwold Golf Course is about 5 miles to the east.
The farmland lies in a ring fenced block with road access to Hag Lane. The land very gently undulates but for the most part is flat at around 15-20 metres above sea level. The land is classified as Grade 2 and 3 under the MAFF Provisional Agricultural Land Classification. The soils are from the Newport 1 series, a sandy and coarse loamy soil. Described as suitable for cereals, potatoes and sugar beet. The farm has supported a typical cereal rotation in recent years with some of the land capable of growing potatoes, carrots, maize and beet.
The farm includes two mature woodlands which together total 21.7 acres. These have historically been used for shooting and add to the amenity of the property.
Acreage: 178 Acres
Nearest postcode: YO61 3LN