BTF Partnership is offering for sale an east Kent agricultural holding with a range of farm buildings with planning permission for conversion into residential property, a detached period Grade II listed farmhouse and over 100 acres of arable land. The property is being offered for sale by Informal Tender as a whole or in five separate lots with a closing date of Friday 12 June 2020.
Long Lane Farm has been in the vendor’s family for the last 80 years and is located on the outskirts of Shepherdswell village. Canterbury, Folkestone and Dover are all within a ten mile radius. The property extends in total to approximately 103.81 acres with the agricultural land in arable production under a traditional arable crop rotation. The yard and buildings onsite are now dated and are predominantly vacant following the grant of planning permission for four new residential dwellings. The property is available as a whole or split into five separate lots:
Lot 1 : A Grade II Listed farmhouse with period features throughout and three double bedrooms, good sized gardens and grounds and paddock land extending in total to approximately 1.21 acres. This lot has a guide price of £595,000.
Lot 2: The farm buildings, yard and land which includes a detached Kent Barn, former milking parlour, Dutch barn and a range of general-purpose buildings all within approximately
1.88 acres. Planning permission has been granted for conversion of the Kent Barn into a detached five-bedroom house extending to 3,261 sq ft, conversion of the milking parlour into a detached three-bedroom house extending to 1,615 sq ft and a new build pair of semi-detached two-bedroom cottages extending to 753 sq ft each. This lot has a guide price £600,000.
Lot 3: Grade II Agricultural land extending to approximately 33.68 acres. This parcel is gently sloping and adjoins lots 1 and 2 and is planted with a crop of winter oilseed rape. Vacant possession will be available after harvest 2020. This lot has a guide price of £340,000.
Lot 4: Grade II Agricultural land extending to approximately 36.51 acres. This lot has recently been planted with a crop of spring barley and includes a narrow strip of the adjacent Stafflands Wood along the northern boundary. Vacant possession will also be available after harvest 2020. This lot has a guide price of £365,000.
Lot 5: Grade II Agricultural land extending to approximately 30.35 acres. This lot has also recently been planted with a crop of spring barley and will be available with vacant possession after harvest 2020. This lot has a guide price of £305,000. Long Lane Farm is available as a whole with a guide price of £2,205,000.
Shepherdswell, Kent Guide price: £2,205,000 103.81 acres