Character Woodland, Middleton-By-Youlgrave, Bakewell

Price: Guide Price £5,000 to £10,000


  • 0.4 acres of amenity woodland
  • Mixture of tree species
  • The land is sloping in nature
  • Guide Price: £5,000 to £10,000

Full details

A rare opportunity to purchase approximately 0.4 acres of amenity woodland on the outskirts of Middleton by Youlgreave within the Peak District National Park.

For sale by Informal Tender, all tenders to be received no later than 12 noon on Wednesday 12th June 2019


The woodland is situated on Rake Lane on the outskirts of the Peak District village of Middleton by Youlgreave. The property lies approximately 5 miles to the south west of Bakewell, approximately 12.1 miles to the south east of Buxton and 12.2 miles to the north of Ashbourne.


From the centre of Bakewell take the A6 towards Matlock, after approximately 2.3 miles turn right onto the B5056. Continue on this road for approximately 0.8 miles bear right onto Alport Lane passing through Youlgrave. Take the next left, signposted Middleton by Youlgrave, and take the next right on to Rake Lane. After approximately 0.3 the woodland is on the left hand side as indicated by our For Sale board.


The woodland consists of approximately 0.4 acres and contains a mixture of mature tree species. The land is sloping in nature and is enclosed by dry stone walls. The versatile size of the parcel allows for a number of potential uses.


The woodland may be viewed at any reasonable time when in possession of a copy of these particulars.


No services are connected to the land.

Rights of Way, Wayleaves & Easements

The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, wayleaves and easements whether or not defined in these particulars.

There is a Tree Preservation Order placed on the site. For further information contact Bagshaws.

Timber, Mineral & Sporting Rights

The mineral rights are excluded from the sale.

Tenure & Possession

The property is sold freehold with vacant possession upon completion.

Vendor’s Solicitor

Franklin & Co.

Town Hall Chambers

Anchor Square


DE45 1DR

Planning Authority

Peak District National Park, Aldern House, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1AE.

Local Authority

Derbyshire Dales District Council, Town Hall, Bank Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NN


The successful purchaser will be responsible for the vendors reasonable legal fees incurred in the conveyancing process. This has been estimated to be £550. This will be payable upon completion.

Method of Sale

The property is offered by way of informal tender. All bids must be submitted on the prescribed tender form and must be received by Bagshaws by 12 noon on Wednesday 12th June 2019 in an envelope that is clearly marked ‘Tender- Woodland at Middleton’ enclosing the informal tender form.

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Character Woodland, Middleton-By-Youlgrave, Bakewell

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