284 acres at Wormington and Aston Somerville



The land at Wormington and Aston Somerville totals 284 acres (114.9ha) and is offered for sale as a whole and in 4 Lots. The land is predominantly Grade 3 productive arable land with each lot offering gated road access. We understand that the land has previously been subject to Countryside Stewardship schemes, but these have all ended.

Lot 1 – 57.2 acres – offers in excess of £575,000

Lot 2- 84.49 acres – offers in excess of £845,000

Lot 3 – 82.81 acres – offers in excess of £830,000

Lot 4 – 59.79 acres – offers in excess of £600,000


The land is largely situated surrounding the village of Wormington in the county of Gloucestershire. Lot 1 is situated to the east of Aston Somerville in the county of Worcestershire.


The land at Wormington and Aston Somerville extends to 284 acres (114.9 hectares) of mainly arable land. The land is well maintained and in good condition. The land is in an arable rotation including winter and spring wheat, winter barley, oil seed rape and linseed. The vendor has followed a minimum tillage and regenerative farming system. Lot 1 is currently planted to oil seed rape. Lots 2, 3 and 4 are due to be planted to spring wheat following the current cover crop.

The parcels of land under Lot 1 will be subject to a new National Grid Gas pipeline in 2025, which has voluntary permission. Lot 1 also benefits from a redundant Dutch barn located on the western boundary. This measures approximately 127.8 sq. m (1,375.58 sq. ft). The barn will be subject to an overage clause listed below.

There is a plantation of Poplar trees in Lot 3, extending to approximately 13.32 ac (5.39 ha) which is part of a Woodland Grant Scheme. We understand this has approximately 5 years before it can be converted back to arable, felled or replanted. An area of woodland, adjoining the Poplars, extends to approximately 2.66 acre (1.08 ha). We are aware of several footpaths, particularly across Lots 3 and 4. Lot 4 has a culvert dividing the field.


Potential purchasers are invited to make their own investigations with the Local Planning Authority however we understand that there have been no recent or outstanding planning applications.


Lot 2 and The Dutch Barn and curtilage on Lot 1 are to be sold with an Uplift Clause reserving the vendor a 30% share of any uplift in value attributable to a development for anything other than agricultural uses for a period of 30 years from the completion of the sale. Development” shall include any scheme that would require planning consent, be carried out under Permitted Development rights or would be a Change of Use. Further details are available from the selling agent. The vendors are willing to consider offers subject to no uplift clause.


The property is offered Freehold with Vacant Possession upon completion.


Any fixtures or fittings not mentioned in these particulars are excluded from the sale.


The purchaser shall be deemed to have full knowledge of the boundaries and neither the Vendors nor the Agents will be responsible for defining the boundaries or ownership thereof. The purchasers will be required to take on the liability for all boundaries.


The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of rights, including rights of way, whether public or private, light, support, drainage, water and electricity and other rights and obligations, easements, quasi easements and restrictive covenants and all existing and proposed way leaves or masts, pylons, stays, cables, drains and water, gas or other pipes, whether referred to in the general remarks and stipulations or particulars of sale or not and to the provision of any planning scheme of County or Local Authority.


There are no services connected.


The property is offered for sale by Private Treaty. Prospective purchasers are advised to register their interest with the agent so that they can be sent details of the process for submission of offers and any timescales.


Lot 1 – Wychavon LPA – 01386 565000
Lots 2, 3 & 4 – Tewkesbury LPA – 01684 295010


Viewings are strictly by appointment only. To discuss this opportunity or to arrange a viewing please call 01684 853400 and ask for Sam Carter or Andrew Troughton.

Alternatively, please contact us using the following email addresses;

Sam Carter – samcarter@carverknowles.co.uk
Andrew Troughton – andrewtroughton@carverknowles.co.uk

Please note that Carver Knowles do not take responsibility for any loss or injury caused whilst carrying out a site visit.


From Junction 9 of the M5 – Head west on the A46. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the B4077. After approximately 3.9 miles turn left onto the B4078. Continue for approximately 2.5 miles before turning right on Main Street, signposted Wormington. Continue onto Main Street until you reach the village. Lots 2, 3 & 4 can be accessed from Wormington.


For Lot 1, continue north out of Wormington to Aston Somerville. Turn right on Broadway Road in the centre of the village. The land will be on your left.
What3Wordsfor Wormington village – corrosive.balanced.beak
Nearest postcode: WR12 7NL
What3Wordsfor Lot 1 – owner.column.stiletto
Nearest postcode: WR12 7JH

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Key Features

  • Lot 1 – 57.2 acres
  • Lot 2 - 84.49 acres
  • Lot 3 – 82.81 acres
  • Lot 4 – 59.79 acres
  • Offers Invited


Viewings are strictly by appointment only. Please contact Carver Knowles to arrange a booking on 01684 853400.


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