Land At Pitskelly Farm
The land at Pitskelly is located equidistance between Stonehaven and Laurencekirk and provides a ring fenced block of productive predominately arable land. The land is split into a number of good sized enclosures and benefits from stock fencing. All the land is designated as Grade 2 and is from the Stonehaven Association which is made up of ground forest soils with some Humus-iron podzols and noncalcareous gleys. The land sits between 67 and 86 metres above sea level and has a gently undulating gradient. The average rainfall for the area is 800 - 1,000 mm per annum. At present the fields are being farmed in conjunction with additional agricultural holdings. The land is situated to the south-east of the of A90, with access to the fields via a series of internal tracks. The land is in good heart and has supported a beef cattle enterprise in addition to an arable rotation. Potatoes are grown together with a range of arable crops in accordance with the Grade 2 prime arable land status.
Heading north on the A90 continue for 3 miles after passing Fordoun and the land is located on your right hand side signposted Pitskelly. Heading south on the A90 pass Stonehaven and continue for approximately 6 miles with the land being located on the left signposted Pitskelly.
BASIC PAYMENT SCHEME (BPS)
The 2017 single application form has been submitted to claim the Basic Payment Scheme entitlements. The seller may enter into discussion with the purchaser to transfer the right to receive the Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) entitlements via separate negotiation.