The property is offered for sale by Informal Tender as a whole or in two lots, closing on Friday 7th April 2017 at 12 noon. Please see Informal Tender form which needs to be returned to the selling agents.
Land at Trapham Farm. Canterbury Road, Wingham, Canterbury, Kent. CT3 1NL
Guide Price - £750,000
The land is classified as Grade I on the Agricultural Land Classification Plan for England and Wales. The soils are made up of predominantly Hamble 1 series and are deep well drained often stoneless fine silty soils.
LOT 1 - The land extends to approximately 54.18 acres in one main arable enclosure and has grown a variety of crops over the years.
LOT 2 – Situated to the south of Canterbury Road and extending to approximately 16.51 acres in a single parcel.
The land has been in arable production for several years.
A crop of winter wheat was established in autumn 2016 and vacant possession will be available upon completion, subject to the holdover provisions below.
The Vendor will continue to farm and harvest the growing crops after completion.
The Basic Payment Entitlements belong to the vendors and will be included in the sale. The vendors will submit the 2017 claim and will retain all payments relating to the 2017 year.
The purchaser will agree to abide by all cross-compliance rules for the current scheme year from the date of completion until the 31st December 2017 and indemnify the vendors against any breach.
Further arable land is available approximately ½ a mile to the south as shown on the Location Plan. This extends to approx. 32 acres. Further details are available upon request.