Lowther Farm hits market

Shirley, Andrew
August 2007
Farmers Weekly;8/17/2007, Vol. 147 Issue 7, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sale of a part of the Lowther Estate in England to pay tax liabilities following the death of James Hugh William Lowther, the 7th Earl of Lonsdale in May 2007. Agent Jim Bryant said that the Thornthwaite Hall farm in the Lake District National Park could draw interest from farmers and lifestyle buyers. He added that anybody who purchased the land should also buy its 870-ewe flock for £115,686.


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