Land At Upper Whiteston Farm

Dunblane, Stirlingshire, FK15 0JH

Offers Over £485,000

157.97 acres

  • Productive block of grazing ground
  • Land located in a rural yet accessible location
  • Good access from the A9
  • Forestry and Natural Capital potential

The Land at Upper Whiteston Farm is situated approximately 4 miles to the east of the town ofDunblane and approximately 8 miles north of Stirling. The property is surrounded by land which is mainly used for agricultural and forestry purposes. The Land at Upper Whiteston Farm falls within the Battle of Sheriffmuir Battlefield.DESCRIPTIONThe Land at Upper Whiteston Farm lies to the south of the A9 which provides excellent accessto national road networks. The Land at Upper Whiteston Farm comprises a productive block ofgrazing ground which lies in an elevated position, which extends to 63.93 Ha (157.97 Acres).The Land has been classified by the James Hutton Institute as a mixture of Grade 4.1, Grade 4.2and a small area of Grade 3.2. The land is all rough grazing and has been used for the grazing of livestock. The land is accessed directly from the A9 via a shared access leading onto a private farm road which leads directly to the property. The land rises from approximately 170m to 200m above sea level with a slight north westerly aspect.The Beauly to Denny Overhead Line passes through the property, as well as a water pipe which traverses the Land. The Land is also classified as F3 by the Land Capability for Forestry by the James Hutton Institute indicating that the land has good flexibility for the growth and management of tree crops. The details available from Scottish Forestry indicate that the Land is classified as Very Suitable for Sitka Spruce and Suitable for Broadleaves planting. It should be noted that if planting trees is considered by the purchaser, they must maintain a 20m buffer along the water pipe and overhead lines.METHOD OF SALEThe Land at Upper Whiteston Farm is offered for sale as a whole.SERVICESThere are no services to the Land.WHAT3WORDS