Westside

Newmachar, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, AB21 0UD

Offers Over £1,100,000

192.14 acres

  • Lot 1: Modern Farm Building & 52.27ha (129.16ac) of land
  • Lot 2: 25.49ha (62.99ac) of land
  • In total 77.76 ha (192.14ac) of land

Westside is situated 1 mile north of Newmachar and 9 miles east of Inverurie in the county ofAberdeenshire. The land is predominantly arable being capable of growing a wide range of crops.The area is well resourced in terms of agricultural infrastructure, being well served by a number ofgrain merchants, agricultural suppliers and machinery dealers, in addition to the Machinery Ring. Aberdeen Grain is situated 3 miles to the northwest and auction marts can be found in Inverurie and Huntly with modern abattoirs being situated at Inverurie and Turriff.DESCRIPTIONWestside is situated in a productive area of farmland in east Aberdeenshire. The land sits between 125 metres and 155 metres above sea level. According to the James Hutton Institute the land is classified as Grade 3(2). The land is registered with SGRPID for IACS purposes.LOT 1Farm Building 30m x 18m of steel portal frame construction, fibre cement roof and box profile cladding, prestressed concrete panel walls and concrete floor. The shed is fully served with electricity andwater.The landThe land extends to 52.27 ha (129.16 ac) and has been farmed in an arable rotation in recentyears. The land has benefitted from the inclusion of organic matter with the winter oil seed rapeand wheat straw being chopped and incorporated into the soil in addition to which the land hasreceived regular applications of Cambi Cake. Being in good heart, the land is rotationally mapped and tested for PH and P & K.LOT 2The land extends to 25.49 ha (62.99 ac) and has been farmed in an arable rotation in recentyears. The land has benefitted from the inclusion of organic matter with the winter oil seed rapeand wheat straw being chopped and incorporated into the soil in addition to which the land hasreceived regular applications of Cambi Cake. Being in good heart, the land is rotationally mapped and tested for PH and P & K.New FarmhousePlanning permission in principal was granted for a new farmhouse in July 2020 (AAP/2020/0793).This site is available by separate negotiation.ACCESSThe majority of the fields have direct access to the public road network, in addition to which there is an internal track shown A/B (Lot 1) and B/C (Lot 2) on the sales plan.SERVICESLot 1 is served by main electricity and public water supply.BASIC PAYMENT SCHEME (BPS)The majority of the land is eligible for claiming Basic Payments. The BPS entitlements have beenestablished by the seller and are not included in the sale of the land. The buyer will take over andpay for at valuation the Basic Payment Scheme entitlements established on the land for sale. Allpayments relating to the 2022 year will be retained by the seller. The buyer will be responsible upon occupation of the subjects of sale to fully comply with the statutory management requirements to maintain the farmland in Good Agricultural and Environmental Condition as laid down under the cross Compliance Rules of the Basic Payment Scheme 2022 for the rest of the scheme year.