0 Have your say One of Scotland’s largest landowners is selling a substantial landholding in the Borders likely to be worth millions. Buccleuch Estates, which comprises the business interests of the Buccleuch family, has brought to market 25,000 acres of land, stretching from Auchenrivock to Hartsgarth.In addition to Langholm Moor, which has been the site of two major scientific projects relating to moorland management, the landholding includes several farm tenancies and blocks of forestry.Buccleuch is inviting responses from local communities as part of a consultation process, in line with the Scottish Land Commission’s protocol on community engagement, and has instructed estate agent Savills to handle the proposed sale.Benny Higgins, who succeeded the Duke of Buccleuch in the role of executive chairman of the group in March, said: The completion of the Langholm Moor project gave us an opportunity to look at what moor’s future should be within … [Read more...] about Fancy buying 25,000 acres in the Borders?
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South Scotland 30 May 2019 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-48447208 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel A sizeable slice of southern Scotland is to be put up for sale.Buccleuch has announced it intends to sell about 25,000 … [Read more...] about Slice of southern Scotland up for sale