Video: 100ac fattening farm with entitlements to be auctioned

Drummell, Ballinalee, Co. Longford, is a superb circa 100ac fattening farm set in the picturesque rolling countryside.

The property is situated 5km north of Edgeworthstown and the N4, beside Clonbroney; and 4km from Ballinalee Village.

It is for sale through Murtagh Bros. Auctioneers and is due to go for public auction on Friday, September 25, at 3:00pm, and will be held at the property.

It is available in one or more lots or a combination thereof:

  • Lot 1: Circa 21ha with farmyard;
  • Lot 2: Circa 19.5ha;
  • Lot 3: Detached residence.

There are Basic Payment Scheme (BPS) entitlements at 38.91 units; with a value of circa €289/unit including Greening.

Fattening abilities

The fertile, free-draining lands are all in permanent pasture with little waste and are renowned for their fattening abilities, according to the auctioneers.

The farmyard consists of a range of farm buildings including a slatted cubicle shed; a hay barn; a bedded shed; and a range of smaller outbuildings.

This spacious modern detached bungalow with a detached garage was constructed in 1993 to the highest standards and offers excellent living accommodation for growing families.

The interior comprises: an entrance hall; a living room; a kitchen; a dining room; five bedrooms; a garage; and a boiler house.

The farm at Drummell is set for price is on application.