Agent Details

Nancekivell & Co

Tel: 01769 574111

Land For Sale in Yarnscombe, Barnstaple

Key Features



A block of 41 acres (approx) of mainly coniferous (Sitka Spruce) woodland aged 17 years and ready for first thinning. The woodland is interspersed and bordered by small streams and Broadleaf woodland all set on a level or very gently sloping site. The woodland is easily accessible from the B3227 Atherington to Torrington Road.


This is a block of 41 acres (approx) of mainly coniferous (Sitka Spruce) woodland aged 17 years and ready for first thinning. The woodland is interspersed and bordered by small streams and set on a level or very gently sloping site with access down West Greylake driveway and then through a right of way into the South West corner of the land. The external boundaries are clearly defined and there are many enchanting walks interspersed with and a couple of deer park areas within the woodland providing a high degree of amenity value. This is a rare opportunity to purchase a well managed block of amenity woodland set in the heart of North Devon in an easily accessible location not far from Barnstaple , Bideford and Torrington.


This block of woodland is situated in the parish of Yarnscombe which is only a short drive from Torrington being 4 miles to the West with Barnstaple and Bideford both being approximately 6 miles to the North and North East. The B3227 runs between Umberleigh and Torrington and provides easy access to this attractive block of woodland.The Woodland is set surrounded by rural farmland and an adjacent wood and provides both a Commercial and Amenity opportunity.


Strictly and only by prior appointment through the Vendors sole Agents, Nancekivell & Co on 01769 574111 or out of hours Peter Nancekivell on 07970 288996. Prior to making an appointment to view we strongly recommend that you discuss any particular points which are likely to affect your interest in the property with a member of staff who has seen the property in order that you do not make a wasted journey.


The property is freehold and will be offered for sale with vacant possession.


A plan which is not to scale is included in these details for identification purposes only.


Torridge District Council, Riverbank House, Bideford, Devon EX39 2QG. Tel: 01237 428700.


The property will be offered for sale by private treaty.


From Barnstaple take the B3232 Torrington Road through Newton Tracey passing through the village of Alverdiscott. Turn left at Huntshaw Cross beside the very high aerial, follow this road for approximately 1.5 miles until it intersects with the next road where turn left and immediately on the left will be found the entrance to Greylake. Follow this road down to the properties at the bottom and then turn right pass a shed on the left and then in front of a large shed look left to where the entrance to the woodland can be seen through a metal gate which marks the South West corner of the plot.


There are no services connected to the property at present.


Nancekivell & Co, their clients and any joint agents give notice that: (1) They are not authorised to make or give any representations or warranties in relation to the property either here or elsewhere, either on their own behalf or on behalf of their client or otherwise. They assume no responsibility for any statement that may be made in these particulars. These particulars do not form part of any offer or contract and must not be relied upon as statements or representations of fact. (2) Any areas, measurement or distances are approximate. The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive. It should not be assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulation or other consents and Nancekivell & Co have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.


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