Croft Tenancy of No 6 Clyth Mains, Occumster, Lybster, KW3 6AX
Offers Over: £ 110,000
79.76 acres

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** CLOSING DATE - Friday 5th June 2020 at 12 NOON**

Interested parties looking to submit an offer at the closing date are asked to contact our office in advance.

  • Croft Tenancy interest available for approximately 32.28 ha (79.76 ac) land in an excellent productive and extremely accessible location. 

  • A combination of arable and good grazing ground.

  • Three large, modern hen laying sheds (free range) and associated equipment available separately.

The land has been managed within a mixed livestock system, focusing on grass production, in recent years. As such, the land is understood to be in good heart. The land at No 6 Clyth Mains extends to approximately 41.56 ac of arable land, 8.9 acres of permanent pasture, 3.58 acres of coastal headland and 17.27 acres of grazing ground used as part of the free range hen enterprise. An additional 7.78 ac of permanent pasture lies a short distance to the north of Mid Clyth at Upper Clyth (the remaining area forming tracks and yards).

Free Range Hen Sheds
The hen sheds on site are available separately. The northern-most building is a fully mobile free range system of lightweight semi-circular frame design, atop skids with composite sides and tarpaulin roof. Half of this unit is slatted and half is straw-bedded. This unit is understood to have a capacity of 3,500 hens.

Further to the south lies two adjoining units that are fixed in nature with a manure conveyor system below. These units are also of  semi-circular framed construction with composite sides and tarpaulin roof. These units are multi-tiered free-range units and are understood to have a capacity of 4,500 hens each.

Additional Property
A good-sized 3-bedroomed dwelling house (not subject to crofting tenure) is available to purchase. The house lies immediately adjacent to the croft land. The particulars for this house can be found here: 

By agreement and subject to approval by the Crofting Commission.

Offers should be submitted in full Scottish legal terms to this office.

Local Authority
Highland Council, Caithness House, Market Square, Wick, KW1 4AB

BPS Entitlements are not included as part of the sale but can be made available by separate negotiation. All of the fields noted as being included in the assignation are IACS registered. Please contact us for more information in this regard.

Prospective purchasers should note that unless their interest is formally intimated to the selling agents following inspection, the agents cannot guarantee that notice of a closing date for offers will be advised and consequently the property interest may be sold without notice.

Please note that this assignation is being offered by the Trustee of the Sequestration of Ian Sinclair. As such, no guarantees or indemnities will be provided as part of the sale.


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