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The obvious pleasures of woodland ownership are enhanced by the knowledge that with proper management and the current favourable tax regime, it can be a sound financial investment.

Read Cooper has a wealth of experience in forestry conveyancing and enjoys a national reputation in this field.

Services provided:

  • We will ensure that you avoid the many pitfalls to be found in the complex business of forestry conveyancing.
  • We offer practical advice to first time buyers of woodlands
  • We work closely with forestry advisers and managers in connection with large scale forestry estates.
  • We can arrange the best financial, agency and management advice.

Our clients include private individuals, commercial undertakings, syndicates and pension funds.

Forestry - key Issues:

  • Access: Does the woodland adjoin a public road?
  • Fencing: Are there any fencing commitments?
  • Minerals: Have the minerals under the woodland been reserved to a former owner?
  • Sporting: Have the sporting rights been reserved to a former owner?
  • Private rights: Do adjoining owners have rights over the woodland?
  • Public rights: Does the public have rights over the woodland?
  • Commons: Is the woodland registered under the Commons Registration Act?
  • Forestry Commission: Will you be taking over a replanting liability?

Read Cooper Limited Company Reg No. 6442644
Reg Office: Dorchester House, 15 Dorchester Place
Thame, Oxfordshire OX9 2DL
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