The application site is relatively flat and there are no changes in levels. It sits within a wider landscape context of undulating countryside. There are attractive views in all directions, but particularly to the north and south. The surrounding land use is predominantly agricultural. There are several farmsteads within the vicinity of the site, and the nearest settlement lies approximately 500 metres to the east.
The buildings are accessed via a surfaced private track. The track connects the site to the highway via an existing access.