A 8.5 block of agricultural land with the benefit of a two bedroom detached, single storey timber cabin completed internally and externally to a very high standard offering comfortable, spacious and well laid out accommodation. In addition to the above is an 'L' shaped timber building measuring 36ft x 12ft and 24ft x 12ft along with a further agricultural building measuring approximately 45ft x 30ft of timber construction with a galvaprime roof.
Apple Tree Farm is situated between the villages of Atherington and High Bickington. The administrative centre and ancient borough of Barnstaple is approximately 10 miles to the North whilst South Molton the popular market town lies equidistant to the East. South Molton is known as the Gateway to the Exmoor National Park which is within sight on a clear day to the North East. The sandy beaches of Saunton, Putsborough and Woolacombe on the North Devon coast are only a short drive away. The whole area is known for its attractive rural countryside and is recognised as one of the last areas in the UK which still has vast open expanses of open countryside.
This is an 8.5 block of agricultural land with the benefit of a two bedroom detached, single storey timber cabin completed internally and externally to a very high standard offering comfortable, spacious and well laid out accommodation. In addition to the above is an 'L' shaped timber building measuring 36ft x 12ft and 24ft x 12ft along with a further agricultural building measuring approximately 45ft x 25ft of timber construction with a galvaprime roof.
Lying adjacent to the property is a block of level permanent pastureland sub divided into a series of paddocks by wire fencing with a number of mobile field shelters therein. There is a small orchard at the top of the field and a hardened entrance drive leading into the yard from the adjacent quiet council road.
The property is available to purchase with the live stock which is made up 20 Alpacas and 35 Ouessant sheep along with all the agricultural equipment required to manage the live stock. Further details are available from the selling agents. The business websites can be found on www.pippinaplacas.co.uk and ouessantofdevon.com
The vendors are reluctantly selling the property, however they are going to be living within driving distance and are able to offer up to one year's assistance, guidance and advice in relation to the existing business and the consolidation of the existing temporary planning consent.
Planning consent for the timber cabin has recently been renewed for a further three years by virtue of North Devon planning ref 63511 at the end of which time, provided an applicant can demonstrate the requirement to continue use of the timber cabin it is possible to achieve a permanent consent. There is further information from the original Consent ref 54793 Further details available from the selling agents.
Mains water, mains electricity, private septic drainage.
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The property is freehold and will be offered for sale with vacant possession.
North Devon Council, Civic Centre, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1EA Tel. 01271 327711. http://www.northdevon.gov.uk
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From South Molton take the B3227 to Umberleigh, where turn right and then immediately left into the village of Atherington. From there turn left and head South towards High Bickington. As you approach High Bickington village take a sharp right whereupon the entrance to the property will be clearly marked after a short distance on the right, opposite a further dwelling house on the left.
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