Lane End Cottage Ashleyhay, Wirksworth, Matlock DE4 4AH

Under Offer


Under Offer
Full Details
Floor Plans
Area Map
A wonderful opportunity to acquire a detached stone cottage set in its own land amount to 10.3 Acres (4.17 ha). Located in a peaceful secluded area of countryside with breath taking views.

Land End Cottage, Ashleyhay Wirksworth, Derbyshire. DE4 4AH
A wonderful opportunity to acquire a detached stone cottage set in its own land amounting to 10.3 Acres (4.17 ha)

The property is beautifully located in a peaceful secluded area of countryside with breathtaking views.

The opportunities to create a genuinely special place to live are abundant.

Lane End Cottage, a Grade II Listed Property, has an adjoining stone barn and stable

It is rare to find such a property that offers immediate charm and usability yet potential to offer very much more.

The land includes 6.2 Acres (2.5ha) of pastureland, an attractive woodland of 1.3 acres (0.526 ha) and nearly 2 Acres (0.809 ha) of rewilding land.

All enquiries to Ashbourne Office 01335 342201

Lane End Cottage is a charming old house which although perfectly habitable does lend itself to some reconfiguration and updating.

Immediately to the front of the house is a stone terrace with views over the

It has an attractive front garden with cobbled stone path, a lawned area to
the front and a secluded lawned area to the side. Immediately behind the
cottage is an old orchard with a dilapidated timber field store.

Adjoining the cottage is a stone barn with hayloft above and further stable
and tack room.

We understand that this is the first time the property has been on the market for over 70 years.

Suitable for a family wishing to have a lovely family home with agricultural
or equestrian use.

The property is approximately 2 miles south of Wirksworth and 14 miles
north of Derby

From the centre of Wirksworth take the B5023 heading south towards
Idridgehay and just over half a mile after leaving Wirksworth there is a small
lane on the left (Storer Lane). Follow this until you reach the junction with
a small grass triangle and bear left, continuing up the hill. The property
is down a track on the right (it is the first property) just before a sharp left
turn into Taylor’s Lane and you will see a bicycle at the end of the driveway.

The property comprises
A Grade II Listed detached property, stone built with tiled roof.

The accommodation comprises:

Glazed Entrance Porch
with pitched roof and door to

Kitchen/Dining Room 15' 6'' x 15' 3'' (4.73m x 4.65m)
NB: The area reduces to 3.82m.

With antique range. Cooker point, appliance space, kitchen sink and drainer, worktops and eye level cupboards. Windows to front and side. Painted beam ceiling. Radiator. From the Kitchen are stairs to First Floor and door to Sitting Room.

Door to

Boot Room /Pantry
With external door and window to side. Oil fired boiler.

Sitting Room 12' 4'' x 15' 6'' (3.75m x 4.72m)
Having wood burner with stone lintel on a stone hearth fireplace. Window to front with views. Stone mullion window to rear. Stone benches and dining table. Painted beamed ceiling. Radiator. Understair storage cupboard. Door to

Walk in Store Room
With roof light

Stairs to Landing with radiator and exposed beams. Access to all first floor rooms.

Bedroom One 16' 7'' x 12' 4'' (5.05m x 3.77m)

Exposed wall beams , window to front with fabulous views, radiator.

Bedroom Two 9' 5'' x 16' 6'' (2.87m x 5.02m)
Open brick fireplace, high level storage cupboard, window with views, radiator.

Window to front again with fabulous views. Stone lintel, wc, basin, bath with electric shower over, exposed wall beams, airing cupboard with hot water cylinder and slatted shelving. Radiator.


Adjoining Barn 16' 2'' x 13' 1'' (4.93m x 3.99m)
with cattle standings and hayloft above, stable door access from the front.

Further Store/Stable 10' 0'' x 14' 11'' (3.06m x 4.55m)

The small attractive front garden has a stone wall and stone flagged forecourt with parking for two cars and stone cobbled path to the front of the cottage with lawn area and gate to the track. There are then steps up to a further garden area with wooden shed and lawned area and from there another path to a small paddock/orchard including old timber field shelter and five bar gate to the field. Central heating oil tank.

The Land
The cottage is set within the land which lies behind Lane End Cottage sloping up to a high point on the hill with breathtaking views over miles of countryside.

The land is enclosed by dry stone walls and hedging and the fields benefit
from mains water troughs.

The woodland amounts to 1.3 acres (0.526 ha) acres and is well established with a mixed species of trees including Sycamore, Oak, Birch, Wild Cherry,
Silver Birch, Ash, and some immediate income could be obtained from thinning the woodland subject to a Forestry Commission licence.

General Remarks

Tenure and Possession
The property is sold Freehold with vacant possession.

Mains electricity and water are connected. There is private drainage to a septic tank. Oil fired central heating. We believe that high speed fibre broadband is available nearby.

Fixture and Fittings
Only those fixtures and fittings referred to in the sale particulars are included in the purchase price.

Strictly by appointment through the Ashbourne Office of the sole agents on 01335 342201, or e-mail:

Local Authority and Council Tax Band
Amber Valley Borough Council, Town Hall, Market Place, Ripley, DE5 3BT.
T: 01773 570222

Council Tax Band
Lane End Cottage D

Energy Performance Information
Lane End Cottage F

Rights of Way, Wayleaves and Easements
The property is sold subject to and with the benefit of all rights of way, easements and wayleaves whether or not defined in these particulars. We understand that a public footpath runs along the driveway and a second footpath runs along the edge of the top field. An access to the field at the end of the green lane is reserved to the farmer.

Timber, Sporting Rights and Mineral Rights
These are believed to be in hand and any value is included within the sale.

Basic Payment Scheme
Please note that we believe the land to be registered with the Rural Payments Agency and entitlements may be available by separate negotiation

Vendors Solicitors
Ms S Plant, Messrs Lovedays, 6 St John’s Street, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4DR T: 01629 822515

Method of Sale
The property is to be offered for sale by Private Treaty.

Please note all areas are based on computer Promap plans.

Money Laundering Regulations
Please note that all purchasers must provide two forms of identification to comply with the Money Laundering Regulations 2017.  This means that a passport or driving licence together with a utility bill for proof of address.

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.