Land off Carr Lane, Thornhill, Bamford, Hope Valley

Price: Guide Price £250,000


  • Approx. 72.7 acres
  • Grassland and woodland
  • Grazing and amenity land
  • Timber framed building
  • For Sale By Informal Tender. Closing date 12 noon On Wednesday 7th August 2019

Full details

A rare opportunity to purchase approximately 72.7 acres (29.3 hectares) of grassland and woodland at Thornhill.

For Sale By Informal Tender. Closing date 12 noon On Wednesday 7th August 2019


The land lies on the outskirts of the attractive hamlet of Thornhill within the Peak District National Park just a short distance below Ladybower Reservoir. The land lies approximately 3 miles North West of Hathersage, approximately 12.5 miles North of Bakewell and approximately 12.2 miles West of Sheffield and is an area popular with visitors to the Peak District National Park. The land is bisected by the Thornhill Trail.


This is an outstanding opportunity to buy good sized parcel of grazing and amenity land within the picturesque Hope Valley area a short distance from Laybower Reservoir. Consisting of 72.71 acres (29.3 ha) with a mixture of sloping grazing land and woodland together with a timber framed building, the land has great views across the valley, and is easily accessed from Carr Lane, that bounds the Eastern extent.

The land would be well suited to grazing, with some having been historically mown. It would also be attractive to those with sporting, nature or leisure interests. The area is very popular with tourists, so it may offer the prospect of alternative uses, subject to planning.

Tenure and Possession

The land is offered freehold with vacant possession.

Basic Payment Scheme/Stewardship Agreement

The land is registered with the Rural Payments Agency. The Basic Payment entitlements are not included within the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

A management agreement is in place with the Peak District National Park until 31st December 2019.

Rights of Way, Wayleaves and Easements

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

Timber, Mineral and Sporting Rights

Included as far as they exist.


The land is serviced by a natural water supply.


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

Vendor's Solicitor

Lindsay Crowe, Cooper Sons Hartley and Williams, 9 Terrace Road, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6DU.

Local Authority

High Peak Borough Council, Buxton Town Hall, Market Place, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6EL.

Planning Authority

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


From the centre of Bamford head North on the A6013 after approximately 0.9 miles turn left onto Lydgate Lane, continue on for approximately 0.2 miles then turn left onto Carr Lane. The land is on your right and side as indicated by our For Sale board.

Fixtures and Fittings

Only those items referred to in the sales particulars are included in the sale price.

Method of Sale

The property is offered by way of informal tender. All bids must be submitted on the tender form (available from the Bakewell office) and must be received in the Bakewell office by 12 noon on Wednesday 7th August 2019.

Agents Notes

Bagshaws LLP have made every reasonable effort to ensure these details offer an accurate and fair description of the property but give notice that all measurements, distances and areas referred to are approximate and based on information available at the time of printing. These details are for guidance only and do not constitute part of the contract for sale. Bagshaws LLP and their employees are not authorised to give any warranties or representations in relation to the sale.

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Land off Carr Lane, Thornhill, Bamford, Hope Valley

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