Millbridge Farmhouse, Millbridge , Castleton, Hope Valley

Price: Offers Over £350,000


  • Spacious semi-detached four bedroom farmhouse in need of some modernisation
  • Large dining kitchen
  • Two reception rooms
  • Outbuilding which formerly had planning permission for conversion into ancillary accommodation
  • Off Road Parking
  • Garden to the rear
  • Quiet village location

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A spacious semi-detached four bedroom farmhouse in need of some modernisation, together with an outbuilding which formerly had planning permission for conversion into ancillary accommodation, off road parking, garden to the rear and further outbuildings, situated in the sought after village of Castleton.


Millbridge Farmhouse is situated in the sought after village of Castleton, which lies within the Peak District National Park. The property has a setting with views over the river and countryside to the rear. Whilst its setting is rural, the property is in very easy reach of nearby towns and cities and has excellent transport links. The village offers basic amenities including a primary school, public houses, village shops, Fish and Chip shop and a Church. A more comprehensive range of facilities including supermarkets and high street shops can be found in the nearby market towns of Chapel en le Frith (7.5 miles), Bakewell (13.5 miles) and the former spa town of Buxton (10 miles), together with the cities of Sheffield (17.5 miles) and Manchester (28 miles) away.


Approaching Castleton from Hope along the A6107, continue into the village and at the sharp left hand turn, turn right into back street. Continue for approximately 20 meters and the property is situated on the left hand side indicated by our for sale board.


We understand from the vendors that the farmhouse originally dates back to the 16th Century. The property has been occupied by the same family for many years and once was the farmhouse for a working farm. The property has not been on the market for some considerable time and similar opportunities are few and far between.


The sale of Millbridge Farmhouse offers an outstanding opportunity to acquire a spacious property situated on the outskirts of Castleton. The property is ideally located for access into the village and equally to the countryside of the Peak District National Park and attractions such as the Chatsworth Estate. The property is in need of some modernisation, but has great potential and offers spacious accommodation. A building to the rear of the property formerly had the benefit of planning permission for the conversion of an outbuilding into ancillary accommodation to the house. The property is situated in a sizeable plot with gardens to the rear together with some small outbuildings and driveway, providing parking for numerous of vehicles. The farmhouse has the benefit of gas fired central heating and offers the following accommodation:

Entrance hall

15' 1'' x 9' 5'' (4.60m x 2.86m)

With an entrance door to the front, stairs to first floor and storage underneath.

Dining Room

15' 0'' x 10' 3'' (4.58m x 3.12m)

With a window to the front, exposed beam, radiator and a stone fireplace and hearth with an open fire.

Sitting Room

15' 3'' x 13' 9'' (4.66m x 4.19m)

With dual aspect windows to the front and side, exposed ceiling beams, stone fireplace and hearth with an open fire, radiator and a door into the Dining Kitchen and into the Entrance Hallway.

Dining Kitchen

19' 1'' x 9' 9'' (5.81m x 2.98m)

A spacious room with a range of fitted units, single sink and drainer, a gas fired Stanley stove situated within a feature stone recess, a separate gas cook, fitted seating, window to the rear overlooking the garden, a door into the Entrance Hallway and an external door to the rear.

Pantry/ Utility Room

9' 9'' x 6' 0'' (2.98m x 1.84m)

Accessed from the Dining Kitchen, a room with fitted shelves, original stone thrawl and plumbing for a washing machine.

First Floor Landing

Rising from the Entrance Hallway, leading to a landing area having a radiator.

Bedroom One

15' 7'' x 14' 2'' (4.74m x 4.31m)

A large double bedroom with a front aspect window and a radiator.

Bedroom Two

14' 10'' x 10' 2'' (4.53m x 3.10m)

A double bedroom with a window to the front, together with built in cupboard and a radiator.

Bedroom Three

11' 7'' x 9' 3'' (3.52m x 2.83m)

A double bedroom with a window to the rear, a built-in cupboard housing the central heating combi boiler, fitted shelving and a radiator.

Bedroom Four

14' 1'' x 9' 0'' (4.29m x 2.75m)

A double bedroom with a window to the rear, a built-in cupboard housing the central heating combi boiler, fitted shelving and a radiator.


9' 3'' x 8' 7'' (2.81m x 2.62m)

With a window to the rear, comprising a three piece suite having a bath, WC and wash hand basin. There is a separate large cupboard with fitted shelving.


The property has a sizeable garden to the rear of the property, which is mainly down to lawn, with a patio area excellent for outside dining, together with a path leading down the garden to the Stone Building. The far boundary of the garden is bordered by a stream.


The property is accessed from the road, onto a providing parking for two vehicles. the entrance driveway is shared with adjoining properties.


Barn with former planning permission for conversion:

There is a stone building to the rear of the property which had the benefit of planning permission for the conversion into ancillary living accommodation to Millbridge Farmhouse. This was granted in 2002 which has now expired. Therefore, this offers a great benefit to the property to provide additional accommodation.

Attached Garden Store

9' 2'' x 4' 4'' (2.80m x 1.31m)

Attached to the house, a small storage shed with a door to the side.

Stone Barn

7' 7'' x 10' 8'' (2.32m x 3.26m)

Situated at the bottom of the garden, a stone built building with a slate roof. With two personal entrance doors and internally separated into two former pig pens.

Store Sheds

A brick built mono pitched building in need of repair, but would provide useful storage.

General Information


The property has the benefit of mains services including electricity, gas, water and drainage. The central heating and hot water are provided by a gas fired combi boiler.

Fixtures and Fittings

Only those referred to in these particulars are included in the sale.

Rights of Way, Wayleaves, and Easements

The property is sold subject to and with the benefits of the rights of way, wayleaves and easements that may exist whether or not defined in these particulars. The driveway is owned and included with Mill Bridge Farmhouse, with rights of way given to the adjoining cottage and two further properties.

Tenure and Possession

The property is sold freehold with vacant possession granted upon completion.

Local Authority

High Peak Borough Council, Buxton Town Hall, Buxton

Planning Authority

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

Council Tax Band


EPC Rating



Strictly by appointment through the selling agents Bagshaws at the Bakewell Office

Vendor's Solicitor

Taylor & Emmet, Bridge Street, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1DS.

Method of Sale

For Sale By Private Treaty

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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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Millbridge Farmhouse, Millbridge , Castleton, Hope Valley

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Millbridge Farmhouse, Millbridge , Castleton, Hope Valley

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23rd September 2019
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