Adkin are launching another property in time for what is appearing to be a buoyant spring market. With a guide price of £850,000 Drayton House Farmhouse comprises four bedrooms, three reception rooms and study. There is an attached double garage with separate flat above and further land is available by separate negotiation. Located to the outskirts of Drayton St… Read more »
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Adkin together with joint agents Strutt & Parker have recently launched Town & Lower Farm at Kingston Blount to the market. Well located on the edge of the Chilterns this is an investment farm in prime agricultural area. Extending to about 309 acres (125 ha) in total the farm comprises principally arable land with some… Read more »
Adkin have launched 67.98 acres (27.51 hectares) of land at Lyford, Wantage to the market with a guide price as a whole of offers over £650,000. For sale as a whole or in two lots the land provides Grade 3 and 4 agricultural land in arable production which has been under drained. There is road access in… Read more »
Basic Payment Scheme Guidance The Basic Payment Scheme Handbook is due to be online from 14th February and will be posted out to all claimants from 23rd of the month. This will contain the scheme rules, but will not include guidance on how to claim, this will only be available online. The Handbook is expected… Read more »
Well established Oxfordshire Rural Property Consultants Adkin are promoting Andrew Chandler to Associate Director and Head of Agency with effect from the 1st February 2015. With local family farming connections Andrew has recently moved back to the area from the North West. Joining Adkin in November 2014 he brings with him 10 years of… Read more »
REPORT ON ANNUAL AUCTION SALE OF HAY AND STRAW The Adkin Annual Sale of Hay & Straw held at Ardington, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 13th January 2015 saw a good company of buyers from across the country. Having received poor clearance rates from other fodder auctions the trade could best be described as a curate’s egg. … Read more »
SPS 2014 Payments The payment window opened as usual on the 1st December with many receiving payment on that day. As not all of the money levied for Financial Discipline last year was used, claims over €2,000 will receive a small reimbursement with this year’s payment. December 2014
The RPA has confirmed the entitlement values for SPS 2014. They are:- €251.38 – non-SDA €201.32 – SDA non-moorland €35.26 – SDA moorland Further information is available on the GOV.UK website. It is expected that claim statements should start to be made available from mid-December and entitlements statements from January 2015.
Changes to Weight and Speed Limits – Tractors and Trailers The Department for Transport has announced that it intends to change the weight and speed limits for agricultural tractors and trailers on the roads of Great Britain from Spring 2015. While the maximum laden weight for a trailer will remain unchanged, the maximum combined weight… Read more »
Adkin are delighted to announce that Christine Thomas has just passed the Assessment of Professional Competence examination with the RICS and is now a qualified Chartered Surveyor! Christine has worked very hard and we are all pleased with this great achievement.