Barn Conversion For Sale

Barn at Wetton, Ashbourne Road, Wetton, Ashbourne, Derbyshire

Guide price £195,000 Sold

Offers are now being considered on this property. To register your interest should it be remarketed, please contact Ashby Agency.

  • Within the heart of the Peak District National Park
  • Detached field barn with full residential planning permission
  • Proposed three bedroom accommodation extending to circa 1277 sq.ft (GIA)
  • Site extending to circa 0.09 acres
  • Freehold and offered by Informal Tender
  • Offers to be received by 12 noon Friday 19 February 2021

A rare and exciting opportunity to purchase a detached barn, currently belonging to the Chatsworth Estate, with planning permission for full residential conversion.

The barn is situated within delightful countryside on the edge of the small rural North Staffordshire village of Wetton, within the Peak District National Park. Wetton stands on the eastern side of the Manifold Valley and has a church, village hall/tea rooms and an inn. There are a number of delightful villages in the area with village stores, while a wider range of facilities can be found in Ashbourne or Leek, both being about 10 miles away. The cities of Derby and Stoke on Trent are within about 25 miles. The area is perfect for outdoor pursuits, such as walking, cycling, horse riding, climbing, and sailing at Carsington Water. Local places of interest include a number of country houses and attractions such as Chatsworth House, Tissington Hall and Haddon Hall, Thors Cave, Dovedale, Peak Wildlife Park and Alton Towers, to name a few. Primary Schools are available in Ilam and Warslow and feed through to secondary schools in Leek. There are a number of renowned independent schools in the area, including St Anselms in Bakewell, Repton School, Denstone College and Abbotsholme School in Uttoxeter, along with Derby Grammar and Derby High Schools. Transport links in the area are very good. By road, the M6 to the west and the M1 to the east are both about 30 miles away. Buxton train station is about 14 miles away and Manchester Airport approximately 35 miles.

An excellent detached stone field barn, pre-dating 1809 and having planning consent for full residential conversion to a three bedroom unit. The accommodation is proposed to extend to 1277 sq.ft (GIA) over two floors to briefly comprise a reception hallway, sitting room, breakfast kitchen, study and three bedrooms (one
with en-suite). The grounds will extend to circa 0.09 acres in all and there will be good parking provisions, as well as landscaped gardens to make
the most of the stunning rural location.

Planning information
Planning Ref No. NP/SM/0719/0728, valid from 4 July 2019: Peak District National Park Authority Telephone: 01629 816200. Local Authority: Staffordshire Moorlands District Council
Telephone: 0345 605 3010.

Method of sale
Offered by Informal Tender, with the closing date for final offers to be received being 12 noon on Friday 19th February 2021 For further information, please contact the selling agents.

Strictly by appointment through selling agents, Fisher German LLP. Telephone: 01530 410840.

Strict care and attention must be taken when viewing the property and it is advised that children do not attend site. Please close all gates on entering and vacating and be aware of livestock in fields.

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