Farms Of Noup And Longhouse And Land Of Bisgeos, extending to 370.08 ha (914.5 acres), Westray, KW17 2DW

Offers Over £1,700,000

914.5 acres
Noup Farmhouse - Main Noup Farmhouse - Main
Noup Farmhouse - Beach Noup Farmhouse - Beach
Noup Farmhouse - Living room Noup Farmhouse - Living room
Noup Farmhouse - Conservatory Noup Farmhouse - Conservatory
Noup Farmhouse - Kitchen Noup Farmhouse - Kitchen
Noup Farmhouse - Kitchen Noup Farmhouse - Kitchen
Noup Farmhouse - Shower room Noup Farmhouse - Shower room
Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 1 Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 1
Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 2 Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 2
Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 3 Noup Farmhouse - Bedroom 3
Noup Farmhouse - Byre Noup Farmhouse - Byre
Noup Farmhouse - Hay Shed Noup Farmhouse - Hay Shed
Noup Farmhouse - New Shed Noup Farmhouse - New Shed
Noup Farmhouse - Silo Noup Farmhouse - Silo
Longhouse Dwelling - Main Longhouse Dwelling - Main
Longhouse Dwelling - Living room Longhouse Dwelling - Living room
Longhouse Dwelling - Living room Longhouse Dwelling - Living room
Longhouse Dwelling - Kitchen Longhouse Dwelling - Kitchen
Longhouse Dwelling - Dining Area/Family Room Longhouse Dwelling - Dining Area/Family Room
Longhouse Dwelling - Dining Area/Family Room Longhouse Dwelling - Dining Area/Family Room
Longhouse Dwelling - Bathroom Longhouse Dwelling - Bathroom
Longhouse Dwelling - Bedroom 1 Longhouse Dwelling - Bedroom 1
Longhouse Dwelling - Bedroom 2 Longhouse Dwelling - Bedroom 2
Longhouse Dwelling - Byre Longhouse Dwelling - Byre
Longhouse Dwelling - Large Shed Longhouse Dwelling - Large Shed
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The farms of Noup and Longhouse together with the lands of Bisgeos form a 370ha (914.5 acres) or thereby cattle and sheep unit on the picturesque island of Westray.

The land is mostly to grass and included in the sale are 3 dwellinghouses, 2 steadings, a loch and a beautiful sandy beach. The RSPB Noup Cliffs reserve borders the farm.

There are 184.27ha (455 acres) or thereby classed as Region 1 and 185.81ha (459 acres) or thereby classed as Region 2. The 2018 entitlements are 204.16 units for Region 1 with a value of €147.92 per unit totalling €30,199.35, and Region 2 is 173.99 units with a value of €42.61 per unit totalling €7,413.71. The Greening payments are valued at €82.93 per unit for Region 1 and €13.86 per unit for Region 2 giving a total value of €19,342.49. There is also an Agri-Environment Climate Scheme annual payment of £13,772.05 until 2021 relating to a fenced area of wet land. The farm can carry approximately 150 cows and 650 sheep, and the stock will be available, together with the machinery, by separate negotiation.

The original farmhouse at Noup has been tastefully modernised and extended to form a 3 bedroom family home with room to create a 4th bedroom. The conservatory enjoys a beautiful view over the beach to the sea.

The second house at Noup is a spacious 4 bedroom property which may be suitable for accommodation for farm workers or as holiday lets.

The extensive range of outbuildings at Noup include 3 slatted byres, a barn, covered silo, slurry tank and a range of further stores.

At Longhouse, there is a 3 bedroom dwellinghouse with a living room and large dining area/family room. The property enjoys views across Pierowall from its elevated position. The outbuildings include a 53m x 13.5m shed, a sloped floor byre, slatted byre and a second shed together with a midding and silo.

Westray is one of Orkneys outer north isles and is connected to the Orkney mainland by scheduled ferry and air services. The amenities on the island include primary and junior secondary schools, swimming pool, general stores, hotel and golf course.


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