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Logie Wood, Mintlaw, Aberdeenshire. Maturing conifers fronting a sizeable lochan. 5.96 acres for £56,000 (freehold) [#A2172]


Summary

A private woodland with extensive loch frontage and high amenity.


County

Aberdeenshire


Size

5.96 acres

Brochure

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Price

£56,000 (freehold)


Nearest Postcode

AB43 8QA (This is for the local area, not specific to the woodland).


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Woodland gate (B): ///floating.mailbox.chosen


Ordnance Survey Grid References

OS Landranger Series Sheet No: 30

  • Access point (X): NK 025 557
  • Woodland gate (B): NK 018 552

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Description

Logie Wood lies on the south side of a private loch in an undisturbed location amidst gently undulating countryside in northeast Aberdeenshire. The fishing harbours of Fraserburgh and Peterhead are both about 10 miles distant and there are a number of attractive coastal villages and beaches close by. Aberdeen is a 45-minute drive to the south. 

The outstanding feature of this woodland is the three-acre loch that it fronts, part of which is within the boundary of Logie Wood. This beautiful body of water attracts a variety of birds, from geese and ducks to swallows and songsters. There is a generous area of maintained grass by the waterside which provides a variety of attractive locations for camping and quiet recreation.

To the east of the loch there is a stand of maturing lodgepole pine which was planted in the late 1990s, while to the south there is a more open area with scattered mature conifers (mostly spruce).

The wood is served by a hard track navigable by 2WD vehicles. The adjacent public road is an approved timber haulage route giving good linkage to timber markets.

With loch frontage, open water, unstocked areas and maturing pine, Logie offers a wide variety of habitats and an equally wide variety of opportunities.

Safety Note. Please take extra care when viewing Logie, especially with regard to open water and any windblown trees.


If It Were Mine

Logie has real amenity and conservation credentials with the added potential of some angling. The accessible loch-side area is hard to beat as a place for quiet recreation and camping.

In the short term I would look at restocking some of the open areas south of the loch with native broadleaves. In the longer term I would want to progressively harvest the pine and then diversify the subsequent rotation with a range of trees and shrubs.

Please remember some management operations require approval and/or a licence.


To View This Woodland

You are welcome to view this woodland at any time during daylight hours. We do ask that you download a copy of these particulars and take them with you, mainly so you can correctly identify the boundaries and access points.

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Residential Planning Permission

You are extremely unlikely to get residential planning permission for this woodland.


Directions & Access

  • The village of Mintlaw lies west 9 miles west of Peterhead and a similar distance south of Fraserburgh in northeast Aberdeenshire.
  • Head north out of Mintlaw on the A952.
  • After 2½ miles fork right onto a minor road signed for Crimond, St Fergus and St Combs (just after Wallace Caravans).
  • After 200 metres take the first turn left signed for Crimond and St Combs.
  • After 2.1 miles turn left where signed St Combs 6.
  • Continue for 0.6 mile then turn left onto a farm track at point X (marked on the 2nd plan below), just after a white cottage on the right with stone barns adjacent to the road. A powerline crosses the road at the junction.
  • Continue west on the farm track for 0.6 mile to arrive at Lochview Wood on your left (A on the plan).
  • Please park clear of the locked entrance gate (B). There is pedestrian access to the left of the gate.
  • Walk straight down the forest track ahead of you leaving the loch to your right, and enter Logie Wood after 240 metres at the outflow marked with white-topped posts.

Boundaries

  • The north boundary CD is a deep ditch with white-topped posts at C, and also at the west end by red-topped posts at E.
  • Other boundaries are stock fences (mostly on field edges).

Sporting Rights

The sporting rights are owned and included in the sale. They are not let.


Rights Of Way

  • There is a right of access for all purposes at all times over the route XABC.
  • A maintenance clause covers all the shared rights of way with liability according to use.

Fencing Liabilities

As is usual in Scotland boundary fences are maintained at mutual expense.


Third Party Rights

There may be third party rights to inspect and maintain electric, water and drainage infrastructure.


Restrictive Covenants

There are some restrictive covenants to protect the woodland and the environment. Please click on the button below to view these.

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How To Buy

This woodland is being sold on a fixed price basis. We require the following information in writing before we mark a woodland as sold and take it off the market (please ensure you have funds in place before doing this):

  • The name and price of the woodland
  • Confirmation you have viewed the woodland
  • Full name (including middle names), address, phone number and date of birth of all legal purchasers
  • Please confirm how you will be funding the purchase and that you have cleared funds available
  • The full contact details of your instructed solicitor (including name of company, contact name, email address, telephone number and full address)

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Note

Plans, areas and particulars are for reference only. We cannot guarantee their accuracy and they do not form a part of any contract. Prospective purchasers must satisfy themselves as to the condition of the land.


Woods4Sale Interest

Woods4Sale Ltd hereby give notice under section 21 of the Estate Agents Act 1979 of their interest in the land being sold.

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Company Number: 4657216.

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