A Desirable Thorntonhall Farm For Sale
As the demand for smaller amenity farms has begun to show significant signs of a recovery since the property crash of 2008, we expect high volumes of interest in North Hill of Dripps Farm.
Located about a mile from the leafy hamlet of Thorntonhall, to the south of Glasgow, the attractive dairy farm sits in a prime rural location.
North Hill Dripps Farm extends to some 91.87 acres (37.18 hectares) in total and is currently run as a dairy farm, having been in same family ownership for over 30 years. This is a productive amenity farm in a picturesque yet easily accessible location of central Scotland.
The sale includes an extensive range of traditional buildings and a modern steading which surrounds the farmhouse and presents the opportunity for a variety of uses. The majority of the land has been classified by the James Hutton Institute as mainly Grade 3.2, with a small area adjacent to the farm steading being classified as Grade 4.1.
The traditional farmhouse is centrally located within the holding. It comprises of two spacious reception rooms and four well proportion bedrooms with the potential for refurbishment to suit the new owners taste. The sale also includes planning permission for the extension of the farmhouse and conversion of the adjoining U-shaped steading into two further dwelling properties, plus two stable buildings.
There are a range of useful outbuildings already in situ including several livestock sheds of varying dimension, Dutch barn, and numerous further large modern farm buildings.
Duncan Barrie, handling the sale for CKD Galbraith, said: “North Hill Dripps Farm presents an excellent opportunity for prospective buyers to acquire the unit as whole or in lots with a excellent range of outbuildings and land blocks available which could be used for a variety of purposes.
“The farm benefits from its prime location and peaceful setting. Thorntonhall is regarded as one of Central Scotland’s premier addresses with a regular rail service and excellent motorway networks to all major routes throughout Scotland.
“The sale in a number of lots offers a range of buying options, ideal for those looking to expand their current portfolio in the region, or for amenity/lifestyle use.”
North Hill Dripps Farm is available as a whole at offers over £1,030,000 or in the following lots:
- Lot 1: North Hill of Dripps Farmhouse, approximately 13.64 acres (5.52 Ha) – offers over £660,000
- Lot 2: Land and Buildings to North of public road, approximately 12.01 acres (4.86 Ha)- offers over £80,000
- Lot 3: Land to the North of Birkwood House, approximately 18.26 acres (7.39 Ha) – offers over £90,000
- Lot 4: Farmland to South of North Hill of Dripps, approximately 41.07 acres (16.62 Ha) – offers over £180,000
- Lot 5: Block of Amenity Woodland, approximately 6.89 acres (2.79 Ha) - £20,000