Blackdown Hills, Honiton


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Sale by Auction* 15 October 2019. Nearly 5 acres of productive pasture and amenity appeal with frontage to the River Otter. Fishing rights.


Set in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, alongside the River Otter, this accessible field is a short distance south of the village of Upottery not far from Honiton.

The village has a strong community with parish church, primary school, The Sidmouth Arms public house and various sports and social clubs. The market town of Honiton has a larger range of facilities, whilst to the north is the Somerset town of Taunton.


Extending to approximately 4.90 acres (1.98 ha) with access onto the Upottery road, this gently sloping field is currently laid to grass runs gently down to the River Otter creating a lovely mixed farming, equestrian and/or amenity appeal.

Surrounded by mature hedges, trees and the river to the west there is a variety of flora and forna.

The fishing rights are in hand, forming about 150 m single bank and about 40 m double bank.


No mains services, although it is thought mains water crosses the land. Natural water from the River.


From Honiton head East on the A30. After Monkton turn left to Rawridge and Upottery. After passing through Rawridge the field will be found on your left marked by the Stags For Sale' sign.


For sale by public auction (unless sold prior) on Tuesday 15th October at 2pm at Froginwell Vineyard, Woodbury Salterton EX5 1EP.


Under the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations 2017 it is a requirement for Estate Agents to perform due diligence on any person that intends to bid at an auction. Each potential bidder will need to complete the bidders registration form and provide the required proofs of ID i e passport or current driving licence and proof of address, such as a recent utility bill or bank statement.


Guide price(s) are an indication of the seller's expectation. Reserve price(s) are a figure below which the auctioneer cannot sell the lot at auction. We expect the reserve will be set within the guide range. Guide prices may change at any time prior to the auction.


The successful purchaser(s) will be liable to pay a buyers administration fee of £300 (inc VAT) payable to Stags at exchange of contracts. A separate invoice will be issued and payment made either by separate cheque (payable to Stags), BACS or debit card.


An auction pack will be prepared by the sellers solicitor and will be available to interested parties. These can be obtained direct from Mark Carlisle at Beviss and Beckingsale, Law Chambers, Silver Street, Axminster EX13 5AH. 01297 630700. There will be a charge of £30 plus VAT for a hard copy of the auction pack.

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