- 6.91 acres (2.79 hectares)
- Detached stone barn with potential for development (subject to planning)
- Further general purpose building
- Road access
- Peaceful yet accessible location
- For sale by Informal Tender, with a closing date of Friday, 21 October 2022 at 12 noon
Property Description: DIRECTIONS
From California Cross, proceed in an easterly direction, towards Gara Bridge. Continue along this road for approximately 0.5 miles and the entrance to the land will be on the right hand side.
Grid reference - SX 7092 5325
What3Words Location - Homelands.hockey.rising SITUATION
Outside of an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the land is situated near California Cross, between Modbury and Gara Bridge in the South Hams area of South Devon. Ivybridge is approximately 7 miles to the north west, while the A38 dual carriageway expressway, connecting to the M5 motorway and national road network, is approximately 3.5 miles to the north west. DESCRIPTION
The land at Colmer Cross comprise a detached stone barn, basic modern farm building and area of agricultural land standing in a total of some 6.91 acres (2.79 hectares).
Down to permanent grass the land offers a gentle south and west facing gradient, offering the potential for other uses subject to obtaining the necessary planning consent.
Access to the land can be gained through the single vehicular width wooden gateway in the north-eastern corner of the land.
The detached stone barn is constructed of solid stone-built walls under a corrugated iron roof and measures approximately 4.85m wide x 10.15m long. The barn has a gross external floor area of approximately 49.22 square metres (529.8 square feet).
The buildings offer the potential for change of use (the stone barn) and replacement (the modern farm building), subject to gaining the necessary planning consent.
Note - the buildings are in a poor state of repair. CONTENTS OF BUILDINGS
The entire contents of both buildings are included in the sale. SERVICES
There are currently no services connected to the land or buildings. Buyers are advised to make their own enquiries into the location and/or cost of bringing services to the land. TENURE
The land is being offered for sale on a freehold basis with vacant possession being available on legal completion. PUBLIC RIGHTS OF WAY
There are no public rights of way across the land as far as are known. SPORTING AND MINERAL RIGHTS
All sporting and mineral rights are included in the sale, as far as are known. ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP
The land is not subject to any Environmental or Countryside Stewardship agreements, as far as are known. BASIC PAYMENT SCHEME
There are no BPS entitlements included with the sale of the land. METHOD OF SALE
The land at Colmer Cross is offered for sale by Informal Tender (unless sold prior) such that buyers are invited to submit their highest and final offers in a sealed envelope by Friday, 21 October 2022 at 12 noon. Tender forms are available on request from the Sole Selling Agent.
All tenders must be submitted to 62 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP in an envelope clearly marked 'Land at Colmer Cross'
The seller does not undertake to accept the highest or any of the offers and the seller reserves the right to withdraw, alter or amend the way in which the land is offered for sale. GUIDE PRICE
£200,000 LOCAL AUTHORITY
South Hams District Council, Follaton House, Plymouth Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5NE. Tel: 01803 861234. VIEWING
Strictly by appointment with the Sole Agents, Luscombe Maye of 6 Fore Street, South Brent, TQ10 9BQ. Telephone 01364 646 178 for details.