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Woodrow Road, Forest, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12

Under Offer 198 ac. | £2,120,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 198 acres (80.1 hectares)

Key features

  • Grade II Listed Farmhouse
  • 198.06 acres (80.15 hectares) of arable and pasture land
  • A range of dilapidated farm buildings
  • A great opportunity for improvement

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


Queenfield Farm occupies a peaceful rural location between Lacock and Melksham. Melksham and nearby Chippenham provide all the usual amenities including local schools, surgeries, supermarkets and restaurants whilst Bath lies 16 miles to the west.
Chippenham has a mainline station providing direct links to London Paddington


Queenfield Farm, situated at the end of a long shared private drive, comprises a detached Grade II Listed Farmhouse in need of renovation, a range of dilapidated farm buildings together with pasture and arable land extending in all to 198.06 acres (80.15 hectares)

The land is available as whole or in 3 lots.

Lot 1 - coloured pink
The detached farmhouse is an attractive Grade II Listed property built of red brick with stone mullioned windows under a mixed traditional slate and concrete tiled roof. It has great potential for renovation and extension (subject to planning). The existing accommodation is set out in the floorplan.

The buildings comprise a mixed range of dilapidated farm buildings which require updating and could have potential for other uses subject to appropriate planning consent . The full footprint area of the buildings extends to 1909.37 square metres (20,552.22 square feet).

The farmhouse and buildings are approached by a long shared private drive leading through the pasture fields. They comprise permanent pasture classified Grade 3 under the Agricultural Land Classification maps. The land is split into good sized enclosures by mature hedgerows and internal fencing. The majority of the land is laid to pasture with the exception of one arable field. A redundant canal runs from east to west across the property.

In all Lot 1 extends to 103.44 acres (41.86 hectares)

Lot 2 - coloured blue
A parcel of mixed arable and pasture land. The land is level, divided into a number of good sized fields bounded by hedgerows and classified as Grade 3 under the Agricultural Land Classification maps. The land is accessed from the Council Highway or from the access road to Forest Farm to the west. This Lot includes a telecommunications installation which is attached to an electricity pylon.

In all Lot 2 extends to 84.45 acres (34.99 hectares)

Lot 3 - coloured green
A roadside arable/ pasture field extending to 8.17 acres (3.31 hectares)

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 April 2016

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