Land for sale

Fetterletter - Lot 2, Fyvie, Turriff, Aberdeenshire, AB53

Under Offer £1,000,000
253.2 ac.

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 253.2 acres (102.5 hectares)

Key features

  • Closing date - 12 noon, 12 September 2018
  • 241 acres arable
  • 11.6 acres grazing
  • easily accessible
  • Class 3(2) arable
  • 253.2 acres in total

Full description

A first class mixed and arable farm

Location

Fetterletter is very conveniently located, in an attractive and productive farming area in Aberdeenshire. The surrounding area comprises rolling farmland and this part of the northeast of Scotland is famed for its outdoor pursuits. There are golf courses at Banff (Duff House Royal), Macduff (Royal Tarlair) and Turriff, together with famous links courses at Royal Aberdeen and Cruden Bay. The nearby coast offers sailing and sandy beaches.

There is a primary school and local shopping in the nearby village of Fyvie. The nearest town of Turriff has a secondary school and along with Inverurie to the south, provides a wide range of shopping, business and leisure facilities. There are a number of private schools in Aberdeen together with two universities.

The nearby A947 provides ease of access to Aberdeen and its airport which offers excellent transport links by air to London and other UK and European cities. The soon to be completed Aberdeen Western Peripheral Route will improve travel in and around Aberdeen, and create a quicker and more direct route south. There are regular rail services from Aberdeen, including a sleeper. Aberdeen provides all the services expected of a major city including business and leisure facilities, theatres, restaurants and a wide range of shopping.

There is a livestock mart at Thainstone (Inverurie) and the area is particularly well served by agricultural dealers and support services.

The county of Aberdeenshire offers extensive opportunities for field sports with shooting and stalking available on local estates, together with fishing on the rivers Dee, Don, Deveron and on the Ythan. In winter there is skiing at Aviemore and the Lecht.

Description

This is an outlying unit lying just to the north of Fetterletter, and easily accessible by minor public roads. The land extends to some 253.20 acres / 102.47 ha. Some 241.07 acres are arable with a further 11.59 acres of pasture. Again it is mainly classified by the James Hutton Institute for Soil Research as Class 3(2) and it ranges in height from 80m to 140m (260’ to 460’).


Acreage: 253.2 Acres

Directions

From Aberdeen take the A947 towards Turriff. Some 7 miles north of Oldmeldrum, at Fyvie, turn right onto the B9005, signposted for Ellon. After 0.2 miles, at the war memorial, turn right again, continuing on the B9005. After a further 1.8 miles, in Woodhead, turn right signposted Fetterletter. Continue for a further mile and the drive into Fetterletter Farmhouse will be seen on the right, immediately after passing the farm buildings.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 June 2018

Nearest station

  • Inverurie (12.0 mi)
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Nearest station

  • Inverurie (12.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Brechin

12 Clerk Street, Brechin, DD9 6AE

01356 560000 Local call rate

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