241.81 acres (97.86 ha) of grass, young woodland and ponds, with Strategic Potential at Stobswood, Widdrington Station, Morpeth, Northumberland
An extensive block of grassland (129 acres) and young wood and ponds (113.0 acres) with road frontage on the northern and eastern boundaries and with good and regular access points. Part of this lot has been promoted as a site for a Garden Village but has no formal designation. Further details are available on request.
The dragline bucket from Big Geordie/Ace of Spades which handled 300M tonnes of overburden on the Stobswood Open Cast site sits within this lot as a legacy to the areas mining past.
This lot is let under a 1 year Farm Business Tenancy to
31 December 2019.
Rights of Way
There are public rights of way and public bridleways crossing this lot.
No services are connected.
This lot is subject to aftercare provisions following open
cast restoration. The purchaser will be required to undertake all outstanding works.
With reference to the standard clawback provisions set
out in Clause 5 of the General Conditions this lot will
attract a clawback provision of 25% for a period of
50 years from completion.
The land is opted for Value Added Tax at the standard
rate. Offers should be made net of VAT, however VAT
will be chargeable in addition to the purchase price.
Acreage: 241.81 Acres