Land at Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1GL

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Bidding deposit £1,000 *fully refundable if unsuccessful bidder

  • Freehold former water tank
  • 0.024 hectares (0.06 acres)
  • Elevated semi rural location
  • Vacant possession
  • This Lot will not be sold prior to auction

Property description

The property, a former water distribution facility, sits on the brow of a hill and is surrounded by open fields enjoying views over open countryside. The land has been disused for many years.

For the avoidance of doubt the trees and the building are not included in the sale.

We understand that utility services including water, foul sewage, electricity, gas and telecoms are located in the public highway. Interested parties should refer to the legal pack and make their own enquiries to satisfy themselves on the availability of any services.


The beautiful Derbyshire Dales district of Derbyshire, known for the local confection, Bakewell pudding. It is the biggest town in the Peak District National Park.

Bakewell lies on the A6 about 13 miles south-west of Sheffield, 30 miles south east of Manchester and 20 miles north of Derby. Nearby towns include Matlock to the south-east, Chesterfield to the east and Buxton to the west north-west.

The property is approached via a shared access road signposted Fields Farm, leading off the A6 Buxton Road about one mile north of Bakewell on the way to Ashford.

The property is approached via a farm track along the boundary of the garden of Fields Farm.

The approximate position of the property can be located as follows:
Grid Reference: SK205689 removable.protest.submerge


We draw your attention to an independent planning appraisal provided by Dalcour MacLaren that is available to download from the legal pack.

Further enquiries should be directed to Derbyshire Dales District Council (01629 761100) 




Note: Interested parties should read the legal pack for further information relating to easements and overages, for example, that may be applicable to the site.

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VAT not applicable

Agents for this property

Andrew Smith FRICS SIOR
Carter Jonas - Partner Commercial
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