- Some 5.29 acres of gently sloping grassland
- Lot 1 – 1.78 acres
- Lot 2 – 3.51 acres
- Potential for equestrian/recreational/amenity use (STP)
- Road access
- Near to beach and coast
- Edge of desirable village
- For sale by Informal Tender, closing date for tenders on Wednesday, 28 April 2021 at 12 noon
Property Description: DIRECTIONS
On entering the village of Ringmore, follow the road around to the left (with the church on the right hand side) and carry along this road towards Challaborough. The land will be found on the right hand side, on leaving the village on the road to Challaborough. SITUATION
Helen's Field is situated on the west side of the village, in the heart of the South Hams area of South Devon.
The nearest town of Modbury is about 4 miles distant, the A38 dual carriageway expressway, connecting to the M5 motorway and national road network, some 10 miles to the north, and the larger town of Kingsbridge about 10 miles to the north-east. DESCRIPTION
Helen's Field comprises a total of some 5.29 acres (2.14 hectares) of productive grassland, which has in the past been used for agricultural purposes (mainly sheep grazing).
The land has now become available for sale as a whole or in two lots to suit buyer's requirements as follows:-
Lot 1 - 1.78 acres (0.72 ha)
Lot 2 - 3.51 acres (1.42 ha)
TOTAL - 5.29 acres (2.14 ha)
The land is reasonably well fenced with a standard agricultural stock proof fence and there are two separate gateways to each of the lots which is on the south boundary.
The land offers the potential to be used for equestrian or general recreational/amenity use, subject to gaining the necessary planning consents. SERVICES
There is currently no mains water connected to the land but it is understood that mains water supply is located in the road by the south boundary. Prospective buyers are advised to make their own enquiries of South West Water as to the potential for connecting to this supply to serve 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 over Helen's Field as far as are known. BASIC PAYMENT SCHEME
The land is registered with the Rural Payments Agency for the Basic Payment Scheme but no entitlements are included in the sale. ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP
The land is not subject to any Environmental or Countryside Stewardship agreements. VENDORS UNDERTAKING
In the event that the land is sold as two lots, then the seller undertakes to erect a standard agricultural stockproof fence between points A and B as shown on the site plan, within 8 weeks following legal completion. This fence to be owned and maintained thereafter by the purchase of Lot 1. METHOD OF SALE
Helen's Field 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 Wednesday, 28 April 2021 at 12 noon. All tenders must be submitted to 62 Fore Street, Kingsbridge in an envelope clearly marked 'Helen's Field'.
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 PRICES
Lot 1 - £40,000
Lot 2 - £60,000
TOTAL £100,000 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 62 Fore Street, Kingsbridge, TQ7 1PP. Telephone 01548 800176 for details.