Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith
  • Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith
  • Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith
  • Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith
  • Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith

Land at Bretherdale, Orton, Penrith

21.15 acres/8.56 hectares or thereabouts of productive meadow and pasture land being situated at BRETHERDALE, ORTON, PENRITH which is to be offered for sale by auction (subject to conditions and unless sold previously) on Tuesday, 31st October, 2017 at J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, LA7 7FP (SatNav LA7 7NU) at 7.00 p.m.

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The land is situated at Bretherdale, near Greenholme and Roundthwaite, as shown on the location plan, and has roadside access. From Greenholme, head South towards Roundthwaite and take the first right to Bretherdale. After a short distance, a For Sale sign will be seen on the land on the left.


The land extends 21.16 acres/8.56 hectares or thereabouts, as edged red on the plan, of productive meadow and pasture land with roadside access.

O.S. No. Acres Hectares Description
NY5904 6435 2.10 0.85 Pasture
NY5904 6646 4.23 1.71 Meadow
NY5904 45852 1.83 0.74 Meadow
NY5904 7865 9.35 3.78 Meadow
NY5904 6359   3.66   1.48 Meadow
  21.16 8.56  

Together with Fell Rights for 46 ewes and 23 hoggs on Bretherdale Common, CL100.







Public auction



The land is registered under the Basic Payment Scheme and the Entitlements will be included in the sale. The claim for 2017 has been made by the Sellers and the monies will be retained by the Seller. The successful Buyer will be required to pay for the completion of the RLE1 form which will be undertaken by NWA Professional for a fee of £120 plus VAT. The Buyer will be required to meet all the terms of the Basic Payment Scheme and Cross Compliance Regulations as they affect the land and to indemnify the Sellers for any breaches, following completion of the sale and up to 31st December, 2017.


The property is freehold and vacant possession will be given on completion


The vendors reserve the right to alter the order of sale, amalgamate, withdraw or sub-divide any of the lots up to and including the time of the sale.


The Sellers have 46 Texel Cross Ewes and approximately 10 Texel Cross Gimmer Hoggs which are to be taken over at a valuation to include the heathing or hefting value, such valuation to be done as at completion day.


The Contracts and Conditions of Sale under which we are to offer the property for sale will NOT be read out on the auction day but will be available for inspection at the offices of the Auctioneers and Solicitors from 23rd October, 2017. Any intending purchasers should take the opportunity to read these documents as the sale will be held subject to the same. Any purchaser will be deemed to have bought subject to the same whether, in fact, he/she has read them or not.


The land can be inspected at any reasonable time given possession of a set of these particulars.


Due to new legislation brought into effect on 26th June 2017, we are obliged to undertake a check on any person intending to bid and prospective purchasers prior to any bid being accepted. Any prospective purchaser should therefore provide us with photographic identification (passport or driving license) and proof of address (utility or Council Tax bill) at our office before the sale or to the auctioneer prior to the sale commencing.


Every care has been taken in preparing these sales particulars but if there is any point on which you would like further information, please contact us. The person dealing with the property will be pleased to check or supply you with further details which may be important to you, particularly if you are travelling some distance to view.


Solicitors – Messrs. Gaynham King & Mellor, 29 Boroughgate, Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6XG. Tel: 017683 51422. e-mail:


NWA Property, J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands, Milnthorpe. LA7 7FP. Tel: 015395 66222, Fax: 015395 66228. e-mail: After hours: 015242 72477

These particulars are issued on the clear understanding that negotiations for the purchase of the property are conducted through NWA Property. The information supplied in the particulars is believed to be correct but accuracy cannot be guaranteed and all properties are offered Subject to Contract and on being available on receipt of reply. NWA Property is a member of the L & K Group of Companies

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