Small farm with traditional farmhouse, livestock buildings and land - in a ring fence close to York.
York 6 miles, Clifton Moor shopping 4 miles, Easingwold 8 miles. (Distances approximate)
Principal house: entrance hall, sitting room, dining room, kitchen, utility, rear entrance and porch, 4 bedrooms, house bathroom
South facing garden, brick outbuilding, double garage
Foldyard buildings, Dutch barn
In all extending to 91.12 acres (36.87 hectares)
This property is offered freehold and with vacant possession on completion
Greenthwaite Grange provides a rare opportunity to acquire a small arable and grassland farm set in a ring fence, some six miles north of York. The property is accessed via a well maintained track.
• 6 miles north of York
• Ring fenced farm
• Traditional farmhouse in need of refurbishment
• Farm buildings and barn
• 23 acres Permanent Grazing land and 67 acres of Arable
• The farm is offered for sale with vacant possession available from 30th September 2017
The detached property is a traditional farmhouse of brick-built construction with pantile roof, cast iron gutters and downpipes. Arranged over two storeys, the property has UPVC double glazed windows and doors, with wooden single glazed porch to the rear. The property is heated with electric night storage heaters and there are fireplaces in the sitting and dining rooms. Water is heated by the oil-fired Aga in the kitchen.
There is an attractive south east facing garden, predominantly lawned and with a pond.
Farm and Land
From the B1363 public highway via is a well maintained, stoned access track running with the property. The access has a recessed gateway from the main road.
There are 23 acres Permanent Grazing land and 67 acres of Arable. The land lies within a ring fence and is classified on the DEFRA Agricultural Land Classification Maps as Grade 3. The soil series maps for England and Wales identifies the land as being within the Foggathorpe 2 series a slowly permeable seasonally waterlogged, stoneless clayey and fine loamy over clayey soil suitable for cereals and grassland.
The farm buildings include a large livestock shed (90ft x 45ft)
Basic Payment Scheme and Environmental Scheme
The land is registered for the Basic Payment Scheme. The entitlements will be transferred for the 2018 season to the Purchasers with the costs of transfer payable by the purchasers.
There are no current agri-enviroment schemes on the land.
Easement Rights of Way & Wayleaves
A wayleave exists in favour of National Grid for a pylon line over NG 9974, NG 8575 and NG 5096. The vendor is not aware of any other wayleaves or easements over the property.
The Vendor is not aware of any rights of way over the land;
Sporting, Timber & Mineral Rights
The sporting and mineral rights are included in the sale, insofar as they are owned.
York 6 miles, Clifton Moor shopping 4 miles, Easingwold 8 miles, (Distances approximate)
Greenthwaite Grange lies north of York just off the York Road (B1363) between the A1237 ringroad and the village of Sutton on the Forest.
Services: The property benefits from mains water and electricity with septic tank drainage.
Outgoings: Council Tax is currently payable on the farmhouse which is band F. Drainage rates are payable to the Kyle and Upper Ouse Internal Drainage Board.
Photographs and particulars: photos June 2017
NB: Google map images may neither be current nor a true representation.
Blenkin & Co, the straight-talking agent