Lot 1 - 12.15 acres (4.920 ha) of land accessed off Bosty Lane. The land amounts to 8.25 ac (3.34 ha) of woodland and 3.9 acres (1.58 ha) of pastureland.
The land is situated in an accessible location in Daw End, 2.5 miles (4 km) to the west of the town of Aldridge, 3.5 miles (5.5 km) north east of the town of Walsall and 3 miles (5 km) south east of the town of Bloxwich.
Heading south on the M6, take the exit at junction 10 and take the first exit at the roundabout onto the A454, continue for 0.9 miles and bear left onto the A4148, continue for 0.8 miles. From Walsall take the A461 Lichfield Street, at the roundabout take the first exit onto Lichfield Road continue for 1 mile then turn right onto B4154, continue for 0.5 miles then turn left onto Winterley lane at the Royal Oak pub, where the access to the land can be seen on your right at the rear of the pub car park.
The land extends in total to approximately 42.87 ac (17.349 ha), comprising 34.62 ac (14.01 ha) of pasture land and 8.25 ac (3.34 ha) of woodland. The land is available in 4 lots.
Lot 1 - Guide Price £65,000 - £85,000
12.15 acres (4.920 ha) of land accessed off Bosty Lane. The land amounts to 8.25 ac (3.34 ha) of woodland and 3.9 acres (1.58 ha) of pastureland. The woodland area is designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest (Daw End Railway Cutting SSS1) due to the exposures of Wenlock Shale rock. The old quarry is understood to also provide access to an underground cave network. The rocks and caves are also understood to be a roosting site for bats. Further information in relation to the SSSI, restrictions and possible grants available can be obtained from Natural England. Access is via a proposed new shared access off the B4154 Bosty Lane, which the purchaser will install. Plans approved by Walsall Borough Council are available from the selling agents. Planning application ref: 17/1149.
Mains water is available to lots 1 and 4.
Tenure & Possession
The property is to be sold freehold with vacant possession available on completion.
Mr Neil Faunch
Ansons Solicitors, St Mary’s Chambers, 5-7 Breadmarket Street, Lichfield, WS13 6LQ
T: 01543 267191
The land is subject to an overage clause for a period of 20 years, at 25% of the uplift in value of the land on the granting of planning consent for any industrial or residential development use. The land is also subject to an overage clause for a period of 20 years, at 10% of the uplift in value of the land on the granting of planning consent for any burial ground.
Basic Payment Scheme
Basic Payment Scheme Entitlements are available to be included within the sale if required by the purchaser.
Rights of Way, Wayleaves and Easements
Lot 2 will be accessed by way of a new shared gateway into Lot 1 which will be installed by the purchaser of Lot 1.
Lot 3 is subject to a right of way along the hard track which runs along the southern boundary to Lot 4, for the benefit of Lot 4.
Lot 4 can also be accessed via the neighbouring industrial estate. Proceed along Middlemore lane west, turn left into Anglian Road, bear left at the bend and proceed around the right where a large metal gate can be seen ahead. Through the gate, continue along the track and take the first left at the end of the metal sheeting towards the field gate. The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, wayleaves and easements which may exist on the property.
Timber, Mineral and Sporting Rights
As far as we are aware the sale includes all timber and sporting rights that exist on the property.
Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
The land may be viewed during normal daylight hours when in possession of a copy of these particulars. Entry to the woodland is strictly prohibited due to the presence of dangerous former quarry workings, caves, rock faces and uneven ground, posing significant risk of trips and falls.
Method of Sale
The property is to be sold by informal tender. and all tenders should be made in writing on the specified tender form which is available from the selling agent.
All tenders to be received by 12 Noon FRIDAY 12th July 2019.
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