Fowlishill Wood, Muir of Fowlis, Alford, AB33 8NU
Offers Over: £ 140,000
47 acres

Click on main image to enlarge

 

Description
CLOSING DATE WEDNESDAY 23rd JUNE 2021 AT 12 NOON 
 
Directions
From Alford take the A980 Banchory road south for 4 miles. Proceed through the village of Muir of Fowlis and on exiting, turn right sign posted for ‘Cushnie Church’. Continue through woodland on both sides of the road with the subjects of sale located and accessed on the right hand side beyond Muirhead Care Home and Muirhead House as per the attached OS plan.
 
Description
Fowlishill Wood is an area of open mixed woodland including Beech, Ash, Larch and Willow with areas of open grass, bracken and mixed Rowan/ Gorse. At the west at Fowlis Hill there is an area of open heather moor. In total Fowlishill Wood extends to approximately 19 Ha (47 acres) as per the below outlined plan. There is a hard surfaced access track throughout the subjects including to the site of a proposed but never built Hotel at Fowlis Hill, situated 285m above sea level.
 
Planning
01/90/1037 Full Planning Permission was granted on 18 December 1990 for the Erection of Hotel complex and associated site works at Muirhead, Muir of Fowlis. (Fowlishill Wood). At the same time (18 Dec 1990) Outline Planning Permission was granted for the Erection of 20 holiday time share units, restaurant/shop, golf course and ancillary facilities. These have also not been built.
 
M/APP/2007/1603 – Full Planning Permission for formation of Service Access Road and Construction of Disabled Access Track and Footpath Provision (in association with Planning Permission 01/90/1037) at Fowlishill Wood, Muir of Fowlis, Alford was granted 26 November 2010.
 
Entry
By agreement.
 
Offers
Offers should be submitted in full Scottish legal terms to this office together with appropriate AML documentation.
 
Local Authority
Aberdeenshire Council, Marr Area Office, School Road, Alford AB33 8TY www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk
 
Mineral Rights & Sporting Rights
Included in the sale, insofar as they are owned.
 
Note
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 may be sold without notice.

Coronavirus update - 05/01/2021

Whilst increasing lockdown measures pose additional restrictions for most of us, there is some positive news in that the property market in Scotland will not shut down in the way that it did earlier in 2020 and activities in connection with moving home (including viewing a property), or for activities in connection with the maintenance, purchase, sale, letting, or rental of residential property is permitted.

Of course our priority remains, the health and safety of our staff and that of our Clients and Customers, and we continue to ensure our business continues in the safest and most effective way.