A rare opportunity to purchase a fertile parcel of agricultural
land on the edge of Prees. The land is gently sloping, with
native hedgerows and a brook forming the boundaries. The
land is being used in arable crop rotation, but offers potential
for a variety of amenity, investment or agricultural uses.
The area totals 8.44 acres (3.42ha). Please note the vendor
would be willing to consider sub-dividing the land into smaller
The village of Prees is a popular residential area with a range
of local amenities in Central North Shropshire. Located just
off the A49 and three miles from the A41, this land offers excellent
road links to major conurbations such as Shrewsbury,
Telford, Chester, Wolverhampton and on to the national motorway
Access is gained from Shrewsbury Street, Prees, a Council
maintained highway, immediately south of Prees Industrial
Single Farm Payment
The land is registered under the Single Farm Payment
Scheme. The entitlements are included in the sale, and will
be transferred. The land is not registered under any further
Due to the land being located adjacent the settlement boundary
of Prees, representations have been made to Shropshire
Council to allocate it as a future development site.
Within the Issues and Options document for “Site Allocations
and Management of Development DPD” published April 2010
by Shropshire Council, this land is highlighted as a ‘site for
consideration’ adjoining Prees.
Please note the vendor’s preference is to sell the site unencumbered,
without any clawback provision. Any enquiries
into the development potential of this land should be made to
Shropshire Council’s Planning Policy Team. The purchaser
will be deemed to have full knowledge of the planning issues
surrounding this land. Neither the vendor nor their agents
shall be responsible for providing advice on the development
potential of this land.
Shropshire Council, The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury,
SY2 6ND. Tel: 0345 678 9000
Rights of Way, Easements.
A public footpath follows the northern boundary of the field.
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all
rights including rights of way, whether public or private,
light, support, drainage, water and electricity supplies and
other rights and obligations, easements, quasi-easements
and restrictive covenants and all existing and proposed
wayleaves or masts, pylons, stays, cables, drains and water,
gas or other pipes, whether referred to in the particulars
or not, and to the provisions of any Planning Scheme or
County or Local Authorities without obligations on the part
of the vendors or their Agents to specify them.
Mains water is not connected to the land. However a supply
is believed to be available in the area, connection to this
supply will be at the cost of the buyer.
Peter Richards & Co. have not tested any apparatus, equipment,
fittings, etc. or services to this property so cannot
confirm that they are in working order or fit for the purpose.
A buyer is recommended to obtain confirmation from their
surveyor or Solicitor.
We are advised that the freehold interest in the property is
being sold, this will be confirmed by the Vendor’s Solicitors
during pre-contract enquiries. Vacant Possession upon
By appointment through Peter Richards & Co.
Tel: 01948 840309
Disclaimer Property Details
“Property Mis-descriptions Act” – for clarification we wish to
inform prospective purchasers that we have prepared these
sales details as a general guide. We have not carried out a
detailed survey nor tested the services, soil type, etc. The
field area measurements given are all approximate and any
accompanying plans are for identification purposes only.