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HomeFarming NewsVIDEO: 133-acre residential dairy farm hits the market
Catherina Cunnane
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VIDEO: 133-acre residential dairy farm hits the market

New to the market is a 133-acre residential dairy farm in Co Antrim, Northern Ireland.

H.A. McIlrath & Sons are handling the sale of the property, which is available in two lots.

Guiding at £1,350,000, lot one, situated at 19 Cladytown Roads, Glarryford, Ballymena, comprises a four-bed dwelling on circa 61.40-acres of land and boasts road frontage.

According to the property firm, the dwelling was constructed in 1997, is finished to a “very high” standard and was extended/renovated a decade ago.

Accommodation comprises an entrance hall, a kitchen, dining room, sitting room, a conservatory, four bedrooms, a utility, boiler room and a bathroom.

Externally, electric entrance gates lead to a tarmac drive and a “spacious” front lawn and rear enclosed yard.

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Furthermore, there are many outbuildings, including a portal frame shed 105’ x 50’partly slatted.

  • Outside slatted tank 60’ x 28’. Portal Frame 105’ x 53’ with 105 slatted cubicles;
  • Feeding passage and eight out-of-parlour feeders;
  • Slatted cubicle house: 135’ x 20’;
  • Slatted cubicle house: 135’ x 30 plus feed passage;
  • Shed: 105’ x 30’;
  • New shuttered store: 100’ x 30’ with portable meal bays;
  • Clamps: 120’ x 38’ and 120’ x 31’ with shuttered walls;
  • Cubicle house: 150’ x 45’ Tank one end
  • Lean-to: 82’ x 25’.
  • Workshop: 30’ x 20’;
  • Roller door;
  • 24-point swing-over parlour (2019);
  • 1500 Litre Mueller milk tank (2019).

According to the agent, the land is in a “neat” block with one field over this Minor Road.

“This comprises a mixture of good red arable and some black which has all been cut in recent years,” the agents remarked.

Lot 2 

Meanwhile, lot  2 – with a guide price of £700,000is based at 60 Dunminning Road, Craigs, Cullybackey, BT42 1PE.

This holding is about 3 miles from the home farm, and access is at the start of a shared concrete lane and then private.

The dwelling is a three bedroomed stone farmhouse that is “comfortable but requires full modernisation”.

Outbuildings include a shed (75’ x 40’) and out offices.

This lot also has circa 70.42-acres of land. “Some of this was drained and needs to be re-seeded.”

“It is all suitable for cutting and grazing except approximately 3.5-acres which is wet. There is mostly new boundary sheep fencing and all in a block,” the agent concluded.

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