4 bedroom detached house for sale

Askrigg Hall, Skelton, Penrith

£2,450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 277.22 acres (112.19 ha) of mowing/arable farmland, including traditional 4 bedroom farmhouse, range of modern cattle housing, slurry storage and cubicle facilities for 200 cows
  • Available as a whole or as 4 lots
  • Option to purchase pedigree dairy herd under separate negotiation
  • Basic Payment Entitlements included
  • For Sale by Private Treaty

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

277.22 acres (112.19 ha) of mowing/arable farmland, including traditional 4 bedroom farmhouse, range of modern cattle housing, slurry storage and cubicle facilities for 200 cows
Available as a whole or as 4 lots


Location
The farm is located near to the village of Skelton. The holding is ideally placed between a range of larger settlements, 5 miles North West of Penrith, approximately 13 miles from Carlisle City Centre and 14 miles from Wigton.Askrigg Hall is located to the North East of Skelton straight off the B5305 within the Eden District.

Services
Lot 1 The property has the benefit of mains electric. Mains water serves the house and dairy and a borehole serves the shed and field troughs. Drianage to septic tank located in the farm yard. The telephones are fitted in accordance with BT/Openreach regulations and a broadband connection is in place.Lot 2, 3 and 4The land has the benefit of mains water.

Directions
From Penrith, head North up the M6 and leave at Junction 41, signposted Wigton B5305, head along this road for approximately 8 miles, take the right hand junction signposted Middlesceugh 3 Ivegill 4. Askrigg Hall is the first farm on the left hand side.From Wigton, head South along the B5305 for 14 miles, pass though the villages of Rosley, after passing Sebergham continue south along the straight road, look out for the left hand junction Middlesceugh 3 Ivegill 4. Askrigg Hall is the first farm on the left hand side.

Property ref: 121_2232_4179056

Kitchen 
Fitted base and wall units, cushion flooring, understair cupboard, fitted wood burner and Inglenook sandstone fireplace, electric cooker, washing machine and dishwasher connections, single sink, fitted wooden storage seating area with shelves and drawers. Timber door to a rear entrance porch and thoroughfare.

Living Room 
Open fire in sandstone fire surround, exposed oak beams, television aerial socket, light fittings and electric sockets, two radiators and windows to front elevation.

Study 
Exposed beams with light fittings and electric sockets, radiator and window to front elevation.

Pantry & Shower Room 
Original concrete shelves, linoleum floor, window to rear elevation, light fittings, home to hot water system and boiler house. Electric shower with radiator in separate alcove

Utility Room 
Used as rear entrance to kitchen from front yard and boot and coat storage, access to coal store and garden. Light fittings and electric sockets.

Bathroom 
Recently refurbished in 2012, fixed vanity and shelving unit, electric corner Jacuzzi bath with shower over and waterproof wall panelling with marble effect, w.c., separate power shower in square cubicle with glass door, sink, light fittings and heated towel rail.

Bedroom 1 
Large double bedroom with built in wardrobe with shelves and hanging space, windows to rear and south elevation, light fittings, electric points and one radiator.

Bedroom 2 
Large double bedroom with one window to the front elevation, light fittings and electric points, one radiator.

Bedroom 3 
Large double bedroom with window to the front elevation, light fittings and electric point, one radiator, boarded up fire place

Bedroom 4 
Large single bedroom with window to the front elevation, light fittings and electric point, one radiator, access to loft.

Garden 
Access to the garden is taken through the rear of the property via the farm yard or through the rear porch. The garden consists of mainly lawn, pathway and flower beds with a fence to separate from the farming operations.

Outbuildings 
There are two sheds (built in 2014) that serve the farmhouse for garden tools and equipment and log storage, access to these are through the garden.

Parlour 
Fully covered, installed in 2012, 12/24 Dairymaster herringbone milking parlour with ACR’s, automatic feeders, and direct line system, milk meters.

Cake Tower - 23 tonne 

Dry Cubicle Shed with 28 cubicles 

Cubicles & Silage Pit 
Central silage pit with access to the rear of the steading, seasonally used as a covered midden, cubicle corridor on either side to house 120 cubicles, scraping passage with collection into a 10,000 gallon pit, with feed passage to the southern elevation.

Cubicle Shed with extension 
Cubicles for 64 stalls, automatic scrapers, slurry channel and feed passage on both elevations, husbandry and isolation stalls, bull pens, calving pens, veterinary inspection and foot trimming facility.

Slurry Store - 178,000 gallons 

Silage Pit 

Straw Shed 
Built in 2013, Yorkshire Board cladding to gable end pitch and west elevation, open sided to north and east with crash barrier side, steel frame, hardcore floor with fibre cement roof.

General Purpose Sheds 
Used as dry feed storage, whole crop pit, loose housing to accommodate calf rearing and youngstock, ideal for future expansion. Range of traditional byres used for calf housing, dog kennels and general storage above.

Barley Tower - 64 tonnes 

NOTDEFINED 

Lot 2 Land at Skelton Wood End 59.28 acres (23.99 ha) 
Lot 2 is located approximately 1½ miles to the north of Askrigg Hall and is in excellent condition. The land extends to 59.28 acres (23.99 ha) with roadside access from the east and west. The land consists of five enclosures and is part of the mowing/cropping operations at Askrigg Hall.

The block is bounded by a mix of post and wire fences; to the east and west there are two shelters belt, both the full length of the block which offers excellent shelter. The land is supplied with water by a mains water connection.

Lot 3 Land at Lodge Farm, Sowerby Row - 35.16 acres (14.23 ha) 
Lot 3 is located approximately 5 miles north of Askrigg Hall and is accessed down a single lane just before the farm steading of Richmond Plains off the B5305. It is understood that the road to The Lodge is the Council’s responsibility.

The lane is approximately 600 metres long and The Lodge property is at the end of the track. The subject land surrounds The Lodge and access is best through the cattle handling facilities.

The land is split into two enclosures and extends to 35.16 acres (14.23 ha). The land is used for cropping purposes and the boundaries are in the main post and wire fences and mature hedgerows. To the south of the land is a mature plantation that offers shelter, the land has the benefit of a natural and mains water supply.

Lot 4 Land at Ellonby - 5.07 acres (2.04 ha) 
Lot 4 is located approximately 2 miles south of Askrigg Hall and is accessed by a public road. A single lane to Lamonby Hall allows the benefit of an access right by a field gate on the right hand side.

The land is 5.07 acres (2.05 ha) and benefits from post and wire fences and mature hedgerows and a mains water connection. The land is used for mowing and grazing purposes.

General 
Land Classification and BPS Status
Lot 1 Grade 3 Non Severely Disadvantaged
Lot 2 Grade 3 Disadvantaged
Lot 3 Grade 4 Disadvantaged
Lot 4 Grade 4 Disadvantageed

Entitlements
The land is registered for Basic Payment Scheme Purposes. The Entitlements are included in the sale and will be transferred to the successful buyer.

If the property is sold as lots, then the Entitlements will be split as follows:
Lot 1 69.69
Lot 2 23.99
Lot 3 14.23
Lot 4 2.05

If any of the lots are not sold before 16th May then the Vendor will claim the 2016 BPS and will keep the entirety of the 2016 monies.

The transfer of the Entitlements will be made upon completion of the sale and will be carried out by PFK Land Agency for a fee of £175 plus VAT which will be payable by each Transferee.

Ingoings
The successful Purchaser will be responsible for purchasing all crop in store at the date of completion. Th...

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13 June 2016

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  • Armathwaite (7.3 mi)
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Devonshire Chambers, Devonshire Street, Penrith, CA11 7SS

01768 862135 Local call rate

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