The Old Cottage South Church Street, Bakewell DE45 1FD

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The Old Cottage is set in the heart of the much sought after Market town of Bakewell, in the Peak District National Park and offers an opportunity to acquire a stone built Grade II listed property with an abundance of character and charm.

The Old Cottage is a stone built, Grade II listed building and has fantastic character throughout. The property briefly comprises of; three double bedrooms, two reception rooms, kitchen and bathroom with workshop and an enclosed rear garden.

The cottage is in the centre of the highly desirable Peak District market town of Bakewell which offers a wide range of amenities such as a church, primary school and secondary school, supermarkets and high street shops.
The town is close to the tourist attractions of Chatsworth House, Haddon Hall and the Monsal trail. The Monsal trail runs through Bakewell and across the Peak District National Park and can be accessible for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.
Despite being in the Peak District, Bakewell is easily accessible to Manchester, Sheffield, Nottingham and Stoke-on-Trent.

Travelling into Bakewell on the A6, take a left onto King Street immediately before the roundabout, continue on this road for approximately 100m where the property will lie on the right hand side, indicated by our For Sale board.
Please note that there is no parking with the property.

The accommodation
with original features including exposed beams, floorboards and feature fireplaces to name but a few, includes:

With door from the front elevation, fireplace with cast iron range and staircases leading to first floor and Cellar.

Sitting Room
With window to front aspect and stone fireplace.

With built in oven, space for dishwasher and washing machine. Sink unit, timber wall and floor units, stone flagged floor and central heating radiator. A door gives access to the garden.

Master Bedroom
With built in storage/wardrobes, character features and a front aspect window.

Bedroom 2
Dual aspect front and rear windows, character features

Bedroom 3
Dual aspect windows, character features and external door leading to gardens.

With low flush w/c, bath with shower over, shower cubicle, sink and chrome towel rail and airing cupboard.

A Workshop adjoins the cottage with cloakroom housing a wc, wash hand basin and storage in the eaves.
A larger than average and private enclosed Garden lies to the rear of the property, with patio area, pond and some laid to lawn, bordered by a variety of mature shrubs and trees

Viewings strictly by appointment through the Bakewell office, on 01629 812 777 or email

Method of Sale:
The Auction will be held on Monday 18th of July 2021 at 3pm. The Agricultural Business Centre, Bakewell, Derbyshire DE45 1AH

Wake Smith Solicitors
No1 Velocity, 2 Tenter Street, Sheffield, S1 4BY
Ref: Tom Weightman

Mains water, gas, electric and waste are all connected.

Tenure and possession:
The property is sold freehold with vacant possession on completion.

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

Local Authority:
Derbyshire Dales District Council and The Peak District National Park.

EPC exempt.

Deposits and completion:
The successful bidder will be asked to sign a Contract for the sale of the property immediately as the auction finishes and will also be asked to pay a deposit equivalent to 10% of the sale price either by cheque or bankers draft. The sale of each lot is subject to a buyer’s fee of £400 + VAT payable on the fall of the hammer. Unless stated otherwise at the sale, completion of purchase will be anticipated 28 days after the auction date.

Conditions of Sale:
The Conditions of Sale will be deposited at the offices of the both the Auctioneer and the Vendor’s Solicitors 7 days prior to the sale and will not be read at the sale. The Vendor’s Solicitors will be in the saleroom 15 minutes prior to the Auction to deal with any matter arising from either the Conditions of Sale or from the Sales Particulars relating to the property in general. At the time appointed the sale will commence and thereafter no further query will be dealt with and the Purchaser will be deemed to have knowledge of the Conditions of Sale and to have satisfied himself upon all matters contained or referred to therein. Copies of the Conditions of Sale will not be forwarded to interested parties unless by prior arrangement for which there will be a charge.