Lot 13


1 Whinbourne Cottages, Provender Lane, Norton, Faversham, Kent, ME13 0SJ
1 Whinbourne Cottages, Provender Lane, Norton, Faversham, Kent, ME13 0SJ
Sold £175,000

Currently let at £10,800 per annum

The village of Norton lies south of the A2, approximately three miles west of Faversham. Number 1 Whinbourne Cottages is the left hand side of a pair of semi-detached cottages which were granted consent in 1952 as ‘agricultural workers’ cottages.

The property has an oil-fired heating system via radiators and double glazed windows and is being offered subject to the existing Assured Shorthold Tenancy.

Ground Floor

Entrance hall, dining room, sitting room, kitchen and rear hallway.

First Floor

Landing, three bedrooms and bathroom/W.C.


Front and rear gardens.


A semi-detached garage being the right hand side of the pair, accessed via a right of way from the adjacent farm entrance.


Let on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy Agreement from 1st September 2020 at a current rental of £900 per calendar month, payable weekly in advance.

Auctioneer's Note 1

The property is subject to an Agricultural Occupancy Condition (ref MK/9/52/58/2584) which states that:

'The dwellings shall not be occupied by any persons other than members of the agricultural population: namely persons whose employment or latest employment is or was employment in agriculture as defined by Section 119(1) of the Town & Country Planning Act, 1947, or in an industry mainly dependent upon agriculture, including the dependents of such persons.'

A copy of this is included in the legal documentation and available to download form the Clive Emson website.

Auctioneer's Note 2

It is considered that part of the front garden may be suitable to create off-road parking, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.

Auctioneer's Note 3

The Auctioneers have not internally inspected this property. The accommodation details have been deduced from a floor plan which will be included in the legal documentation and available to download from the Clive Emson website.

Local Planning Authority

Swale Borough Council. Tel: 01795 417850. Website: swale.gov.uk.


All lots are sold subject to the Common Auction Conditions and Special Conditions of Sale (unless varied by the Sellers Solicitors), together with the Addendum, which will be available on Auction Day.

* Price Information

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