The land at Knowley is situated in a productive and accessible agricultural area to the south-west of Rothienorman in Aberdeenshire sitting approximately 4 miles east of the A96. The land lies adjacent a minor road branching off the A920 which provides good links to the A96, Oldmeldrum and onwards to Inverurie. The land has a south-easterly facing aspect and is classified as Grade 3(2) by the Macaulay Institute for Soil Research (now the James Hutton Institute).
The land comprises 7no IACS registered field parcels extending to 13.4Ha (33.2 acres) or thereby in total as per below table. The land is currently sown in grass.
There is a lattice (transmission tower) electricity pylon in field 2.