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Taw Valley, Umberleigh, Devon, EX37

Sold STC £18,000
7.1 ac.

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 7.1 acres (2.9 hectares)

Key features

  • Attractive Mixed Wood
  • 7.14 Acres
  • Road Frontage
  • Sale by Private Treaty

Full description

An attractive enclosure of mixed woodland overlooking the Taw Valley. 7.14 acres Coniferous and deciduous trees. Road frontage. For sale by private treaty.

Situation - The woodland lies in an attractive rural location near Kingford Hill, above the Taw Valley near Portsmouth Arms station on the Tarka branch line. The A377 road which links Barnstaple and Exeter is within 0.5 miles whilst the village of High Bickington is 2 miles to the north-west and Umberleigh is 4 miles to the north.

Description - Known as Marwood Wood, the woodland extends to 7.14 Acres (2.89 Hectares) and comprises an attractive mixed wood positioned above the Taw Valley in north Devon. The wood is steeply sloping with a north-east facing aspect and although it has frontage on to the A377, there is access via a right of way near Forest Park Lodges to the south.

Services - There are no mains services connected to the wood.

Access - The wood is accessed from Kingford Hill, which joins the A377 0.5 miles east of the wood. There is a right of way over the entrance lane to Forest Park Lodges as shown with a brown dotted line on the land plan. The purchaser will be able to park in the lower corner of the adjacent paddock (where the soft fruit bushes are).

Method Of Sale - The woodland is offered for sale by private treaty, as one lot.

Tenure & Possession - The woodland is owned freehold and is available with vacant possession upon completion.

Local Authority - Torridge District Council, Riverbank House, Bideford, North Devon, EX39 2QG. Tel: 01237 428700.

Sporting & Mineral Rights - The sporting and mineral rights in so far as they are owned are included in the sale.

Wayleaves & Rights Of Way - The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of any wayleave agreements and any private or public rights of way or bridleways etc.

Plans - A plan which is not to scale, is included with these sale particulars for identification purposes only.

Viewing - Viewing is strictly by appointment only. Please contact Stags (01769 572263) prior to viewing. Viewing is with full particulars and a land plan to hand during daylight hours only.

Directions - From Umberleigh proceed south on the A377 towards Crediton. After 4 miles at Kingford, take the first right turn towards High Bickington and Burrington. Proceed up the hill and the turn right into the entrance lane to Forest Park lodges. Before reaching the lodges, the access track to the wood will be found on the left.
For viewings, please park on the grass verge at point A, on the left of the entrance lane to Forest Park Lodges, and continue to the wood on foot. The track is suitable for vehicles with four wheel drive and high ground clearance only.

Contact Information - Stags South Molton office: 29 The Square, South Molton, Devon, EX36 3AQ. Tel: 01769 572263. Email:

Disclaimer - These particulars are guide only and are not to be relied upon for any purpose.

These particulars are a guide only and should not be relied upon for any purpose.

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26 August 2015


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