Land Details

Former Butterwell Disposal Point

Price: £ POA

Site with planning consent for the receipt, storage and processing of coal and other minerals, rail connected to the East Coast Main Line

Linton, Northumberland, NE61 6PT

Size: 137 Acres (55.44 hectares)


Contact: Nick Atkinson

Position: Director

Tel: 0191 245 1234


A large rail connected site adjacent and connected to the East Coast Main Line. Formerly operated as a coal processing and disposal point designed for loading coal onto rail for onward transport.

The total site area extends to 137 acres, including the railway line connecting the site to the branch line in Ashington.

The main body of the site extends to approximately 47ha (116 acres), the majority of which was operated as a surface mine, now comprising rough grassland. The former disposal point infrastructure has been retained, comprising an access road, three concrete loading pads and a surfaced car park.

Further information:

The site is located approximately 5 miles drive north of Ashington and 5 miles northeast of Morpeth Town Centres in Northumberland. Access is via an unnamed road which connects with the A189 and the A1068 1.4 miles to the east. The A189 becomes dual carriageway a further 2 miles southeast and provides good access to Blyth, Cramlington, the A19 and Tyneside.

Distance to Newcastle International Airport: 20.02 km

Flight Information There are regular direct flights from Newcastle International Airport to destinations across the UK, Europe, Middle East and North America. In addition, over 450 international destinations can be accessed from Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Dubai. Flight times to London Heathrow are 1hr 10mins, Paris are 1hr 40mins, Amsterdam are 1hr 20mins, Dubai are 8hrs and New York are 7hr 45mins.

Closest port: Port of Blyth 12.03 km

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