Decision Maker: Director for Economy, Infrastructure and Skills
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
Approval of Surrender Payment to be made to
County Farm Tenant to enable the farm to be sold with vacant
possession to provide enhanced capital receipt to assist in meeting
Negotiations with Tenants on the sales of 16 tenanted farm holdings are progressing. Included in the 16 is Holding No.3 on the Rue Barn Estate near Eccleshall, a starter farm extending to some 87 acres.
The Agent acting
for the Tenant, has stated that the tenant’s preference is to
vacate the holding subject to a suitable surrender payment being
agreed. Negotiations on the level of surrender payment have taken
place and have been agreed between the parties.
Approval of the Surrender Payment is therefore recommended.
Publication date: 14/06/2019
Date of decision: 12/06/2019