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Melton Road, Hickling Pastures, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14

Guide Price £1,850,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Outbuildings
  • Land
  • 108.00 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Rare opportunity to develop two dwellings set in a private position with stunning views over The Vale of Belvoir, surrounded by your own traditional farmland.
Leicestershire/ Nottinghamshire borders

Hill Top Farm has been in the same family for many years and sits in a spectacular position with panoramic views. The property is approached along the drive which travels through its own farmland.

A redundant small farmhouse sits in the middle of the land offering spectacular views and ultimate privacy.
Outline consent has been granted to rebuild and reposition the farmhouse. This planning permission offers the opportunity to create a family home surrounded by its own land at Hill Top Farm. Planning Reference 17/02748/OUT.

Planning permission under the General Permitted Development Order has been granted to develop the main agricultural building into a residential dwelling with the removal of the adjoining barn.
The conversion of this building would make a fantastic family home situated on the ridge with the best views on the farm. Planning reference: 18/01281/PAQ.

The land comprises 108 acres of productive pastureland and one field currently in arable production. All land is bordered by mature hedgerows. Hill Top Farm is currently used for the grazing of cattle and has in the past also been utilised for arable cultivation. The land is split into convenient parcels and a good network of gates internally gives access throughout the farm.


Hill Top Farm is located within unspoilt countryside just to the south of the village of Hickling. Accessed via a private drive the property boasts privacy and seclusion whilst having panoramic views over The Vale of Belvoir.

Hickling is a picturesque village surrounded by open countryside which lies approximately 8 miles north west of Melton Mowbray with the Grantham Canal running through it and is on the Nottinghamshire/Leicestershire border in the sought after Vale of Belvoir. Hickling village offers many amenities including the excellent Pre-School, The Old Wharf Tea Rooms, public house and village hall.

The market town of Melton Mowbray is often referred to as “The Rural Capital of Food”, famous for its pork pies and Stilton cheese. The town is home to a fantastic number of food and drink festivals that take place through the year.


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27 September 2018

Nearest station

  • Radcliffe (Notts) (7.1 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Radcliffe (Notts) (7.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Stratford Upon Avon

Bridgeway, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 6YX

01789 611045 Local call rate

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