LOT 1 BURN OF LAXDALE DIR AND RWI, NR CUNNINGSBURGH, SHETLAND ZE2 9HQ , Sold £13,700

Redundant Weir Site in Remote Location – 0.48 Ha. (1.19Acre) approx.

LOCATION

The asset is located near Cunningsburgh, a small village in the south of Mainland Shetland some 9 miles south west from Lerwick. Cunningsburgh has a thriving community and has a public hall, primary school, farm shop and café, and a marina at Aithsvoe. The village hosts one of Shetland’s biggest agricultural shows in August. Lerwick provides for further amenities and facilities and is the commercial and industrial centre of the islands. There are a number of places of historical interest in the south mainland area, the surrounding countryside and beautiful beaches provide a great base for walking, cycling, fishing, sailing and wildlife watching .

DIRECTIONS

Heading south on the A970 from Lerwick, on reaching Cunningsburgh, turn right approx. 50m south of Cunningsburgh Hall onto a gravel track and head west. Park after approx. 1km upon reaching a ford and walk across rough moorland following the Burn of Laxdale for approx. 900m to reach the site. Grid Ref: HU4169031504

DESCRIPTION

The site comprises a small concrete weir with a spillway, straddling a burn located in a remote area of open moorland. Originally the site of the head works of the Cunningsburgh Water Scheme, the title area is rectangular in shape and extends to 1.19 acres. There are no defining boundaries on site. Prospective purchasers are advised to check access provision, site plans and boundaries, the details of which are included within the title pack which can be obtained from the seller’s solicitors. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or otherwise without prior permission of SVA Property Auctions Ltd.

SITE AREA

0.48 Ha. (1.19 Acres) approx.

PLANNING

Alternative uses may be possible and interested parties should make enquiries to Development Management, Shetland Islands Council, Planning Service, 8 North Ness Business Park, Lerwick, Shetland ZE1 0LZ Tel: 01595 744293 Email: development.management@shetland.gov.uk

TENURE

Owner Vacant Possession.

VIEWING

At any time. Please park with care and be aware of surrounding farming activities. Viewers take access at their own risk.

SOLICITORS

Further information regarding the Title Deeds, Articles of Roup and any Special Conditions of Sale will be available, strictly by request, from the Seller’s Solicitors: Anderson Strathern LLP, Laura Flounders. Tel: 0131 270 5371 Email: auctionlots@andersonstrathern.co.uk

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