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Northey Farmhouse, Flat & Buildings, London Road, Bozeat
Asking Price £1,100,000
Description

A traditional four bed farmhouse with additional attached two bed flat, a range of buildings and approximately 4.35 acres of land, which offer the opportunity for multi generational living, a fantastic home or as a small investment portfolio. A three bed bungalow is available by separate negotiation.

Key Features
– 4 bedroom farmhouse with far reaching views
– Additional accommodation offered by first floor flat which is attached to the main house, with undeveloped areas on the ground floor
– Extensive range of buildings with potential for other uses, subject to planning permission.
– Parcel of arable land and a separate paddock
– Attractive rural area and sought-after location

Situation
– 3 miles from Olney
– 12 miles from Northampton
– 14 miles from Milton Keynes

Location
Northey Farm offers a unique package in a sought after location.

Northey Farm is located on the Buckinghamshire/ Northamptonshire border, approximately 3 miles from the popular market town of Olney. It has excellent local amenities and good transport links, with the M1 and A45 in easy reach. There is a West Coast Mainline service at Milton Keynes with trains to London Euston taking approximately 35 minutes.

There is a range of good schools locally, with primary education available in nearby Lavendon and Bozeat, and secondary education in Olney. The property also benefits from being close to the private schools in Bedford and Wellingborough.

Northey Farmhouse, Flat & 3.43 acres
Northey Farmhouse is a 4-bedroom property located in an elevated position with impressive views. It is to the south of the farm buildings and has good access from the public highway.

The property is internally finished to a high standard. The accommodation comprises a kitchen, lounge, dining room, sitting room, parlour, utility, bathroom and office on the ground floor. On the first floor is the ensuite master bedroom, three further double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The farmhouse has the benefit of ample parking, a good sized walled garden laid to lawn, and storage from a traditional stone outbuilding and three double garages.

Northey Flat comprises two double bedrooms, a large kitchen/diner and lounge. It is attached to Northey Farmhouse and previously formed part of the farmhouse. There is storage on the ground floor.

There is 3.43 acres of arable land to the south, currently used for arable cropping which could be converted into paddocks.

Range of Modern Agricultural Buildings
Northey Farm has an large range of farm buildings, extending to over 12,000 square feet. Located to the rear of the farmhouse, the buildings are accessed through a gate from the main access to the farmstead and surround a large area of hardstanding. The area benefits from a grass paddock of approximately 0.92 acres and is screened by woodland from the road.

The buildings have been well maintained. The majority have been utilised in connection with the farming enterprise, but have potential for alternative uses subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents.

Services
The farmhouse and flat have mains water and electricity connected, with drainage to a septic tank. There is oil fired central heating in the house and electric in the flat. Some of the buildings have mains electricity connected.

Outgoings
Council tax bands:
Northey Farmhouse = F
Northey Farm Flat = A

Energy Performance Certificate ratings:
Northey Farmhouse = D (55)
Northey Farm Flat = E (51)

Wayleaves, Easements and Rights of Way
There is a public footpath which runs to the rear of the agricultural buildings and along field SP9056 3206 in a south easterly direction.

Sporting, Timber and Mineral Rights
As far as they are owned, the sporting, timber and mineral rights are included in the sale.

Planning
Prior approval to convert Building 3 to a flexible commercial use (class B8, C1, E or D2) under application 22/00645/PANAGF was refused in May 2022. The decision notice, with reasons for refusal, is available from the selling agent.

Tenure, Method of Sale and Possession
The freehold property is offered for sale by private treaty. The majority of the property including the main house and flat are offered for sale with vacant possession with the exception of the following:
1. Buildings 1 & 2 are occupied by a third party under a Landlord and Tenant 1954 Act lease until 31st October 2024.
2. The 3.43 acres of arable land to the south of the Farmhouse is currently occupied by a third party under a Farm Business Tenancy, with vacant possession possible in September 2023 or earlier by separate agreement.
3. There is a telecoms mast which is situated to the north of the farmyard and let on a licence to Skyline.

VAT
Should the sale become a chargeable supply for the purpose of VAT, this will be payable by the purchaser.

Local Authority
Milton Keynes Council: 01908 222944

What3words
The location of the access to the farmstead is ///fortified.recoup.mainly

Viewings
Viewings and access to the property are strictly by prior appointment with Robinson & Hall only.

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