Land off Summer Lane, Wirksworth, Matlock

Price: Guide Price £80,000 to £90,000


  • Guide price: £80,000 to £90,000
  • 10.79 acres
  • Mains water
  • Newly fenced
  • Suitable for mowing or grazing

Full details

Excellent opportunity to purchase a parcel of productive grassland extending to approx. 10.79 acres (4.37 hectares) which has mains water and has been newly fenced.

For Sale by Auction on Monday 23rd September 2019 at The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell DE45 1AH.


The land is situated in a rural location west of the popular market Town of Wirksworth, with access onto the roads connection to the surrounding areas. The land lies approximately 0.75 miles to the West of centre of Wirksworth, 5.5 miles to the South of the Market Town of Matlock and 9.5 miles to the North East of Market Town of Ashbourne.


To locate the property from Wirksworth Town Centre, head out of the town on the B5023 south towards Belper. At the small traffic island take the right hand turn onto Summer Lane. Proceed to the end of Summer Lane continuing onto a stone track. Follow the track for a short distance and then turn right across an area of grass to the field gate situated straight ahead, indicated by the Bagshaws ‘For Sale’ board.


This is a rare opportunity to purchase a useful block of productive grassland in a rural location with views across open countryside extending to approx.10.79 acres (4.37 ha). The land has access leading from Summer Lane and then along a track and across a small field of land to the field gate. The majority the land on offer is suitable for mowing and all for grazing. There is a combination of hedgerows and a recently erected post and wire fencing around the entire field boundary.

Tenure & Possession

The land is offered freehold and with vacant possession upon completion.

Basic Payment Scheme

The land is registered with the RPA. The entitlements are not included in the sale.

Rights of Way, Wayleaves & 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. We understand there is a right of way for vehicles across neighbouring land leading from the road to the field gate shown by a blue line on the plan. We understand that a public footpath crosses the land.

Mineral & Sporting Rights

The property is to be sold with the benefit of these rights as far as they exist.


The land may be viewed during normal daylight hours when in possession of a copy of these particulars. Please take care not to block the road when viewing.


Mains water is connected to the land into a water trough, which is a metered supply.

Fixtures & Fittings

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


Richard Horton

Lovedays Solicitors

6 St. John’s Street




Local Authority

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

Method of Sale

The land is offered for sale by auction on Monday 23rd September 2019 at 3pm at The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell, DE45 1AH

Conditions of Sale

The Conditions of Sale will be deposited at the office of the Auctioneers seven days prior to the sale and will not be read at the sale. The Auctioneers and Solicitors will be in the sale room fifteen minutes prior to the commencement of the auction to deal with any matter arising from either the conditions of Sale, the Sales Particulars or relating to the auction generally. At the appointed time the sale will commence and thereafter no further queries will be dealt with and the purchaser will be deemed to have full knowledge of the Conditions of Sale and to have satisfied himself fully upon all matters contained or referred to therein, whether or not the purchaser has read them.

Conditions of Sale cont'd

“The Guide Price is issued as an indication of the auctioneer’s opinion of the likely selling price of the property. Each property offered is subject to a Reserve Price which is agreed between the seller and the auctioneer just prior to the auction and which would ordinarily be within 10% (+/- ) of the Guide Price. Both the Guide Price and the Reserve Price can be subject to change up to and including the day of the auction.

Money Laundering Regulations

Due to recent changes in legislation, all buyers must provide relevant documentation in order to provide proof of their identity and place of residence. The documentation collected will not be disclosed to any other party.

Agents Note

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 Summer Lane, Wirksworth, Matlock

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23rd September 2019
Bakewell Property and Land Auction

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