Ashford in the Water, Derbyshire, DE45 1QH
Guide Price
£950,000 subject to contract

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A fine, stone-built Grade II listed Georgian house with a large private garden and garage in the heart of this popular Peak District Village.

House - Derbyshire

Distances (approximate): Bakewell 1.5 miles; Buxton (opera house)- 11 miles; Chesterfield (trains to St Pancras International from 1 hr 50 mins)- 13 miles; Sheffield- 17 miles, M1 (junction 29)- 18 miles; Manchester (international airport)- 34 miles.


The house has been the home of our clients for fifty-one years and offers good family accommodation over two floors with the advantage of a large, walled garden.

Ground floor: the front door opens into an entrance lobby and then into a charming sitting room with marble fireplace, bay window, large cupboard and stairs to the first floor. The drawing room is a lovely, dual aspect room with working fireplace and wood surround, bay window overlooking the street and to the rear a door to the garden. The dining room is a good-sized room overlooking Hall End Lane and leads through into a large kitchen which is split into a preparation area with fitted cupboards, a pantry cupboard and off this part is a utility room and cloakroom with wc.  One step up into the kitchen/breakfast room are with a range of fitted cupboards, twin stainless steel sinks, four ring Neff electric hob with extractor over, double Neff cooker and space for dishwasher.  Off the kitchen is an excellent family room which is currently used as an office, with a good range of bookcases this then leads into a lovely conservatory with tiled floor, wine store off and French doors to the garden.

First floor: to the rear of the house is a large master bedroom suite which comprises a large, dual aspect double bedroom with a decent study off with cupboard housing wall mounted British Gas boiler and end ensuite bathroom with full suite comprising bath, separate shower cubicle, wc and hand basin, adjacent to the bedroom is a large dressing room with fitted cupboards. To the front are two good double bedrooms, each of which have fitted cupboards. A fourth bedroom overlooks the garden and has a fitted cupboard. Family bathroom with full suite comprising bath, hand basin, wc and fitted airing cupboard.

Outside: Stone flagged terrace to the rear/side of the house, off which is a boiler/storeroom with wall mounted British Gas boiler.  A large area of lawn which is flanked by mature, well stocked borders, there is a profusion of mature trees, shrubs and plants. To one side is summer house.  At the bottom of the garden is a useful timber shed with to one end a workshop and the other a garage with parking to the front and a pair of gates out onto Hall End Lane.


Guide price: £950,000 subject to contract


Gas fired central heating. Mains water, electricity and drainage.


Fitted carpets, standard fixtures and fittings are included in the sale.

Any fixtures and fittings not mentioned in this brochure may be available by separate negotiation.




From Bakewell take the A6 in the direction of Buxton, after 1.5 miles turn right and then left into Ashford village, turn right into Greaves Lane and the house will be found on the right-hand side after a short distance.


Caudwell & Co give notice that: These details have been prepared in good faith however they are not intended to constitute part of an offer of contract and should be used as a guide only. Any information contained herein whether in the text, plans or photographs should not be relied upon as being a statement or representation of fact. No person in Caudwell & Co has any authority to make or give representation or warranty on any property. Any measurement or distance referred to herein is approximate only.


All viewing is to be strictly by appointment with Edward Caudwell, Caudwell & Co on 07766 565 893 or


Entrance lobby, sitting room, drawing room, dining room, family room/office, conservatory, master suite with bedroom, bathroom, study and dressing room, three further double bedrooms, family bathroom.


Stone flagged terrace, large garden, summer house, timber workshop, garage, off road parking.


Thornbury is situated on the junction of Greaves Lane and Hall End Lane and is thus very close to the centre of the village. Ashford has good local amenities including a shop, public house, Country House hotel, sports field, village hall, cricket pitch, church and excellent local community. Ashford sits within the catchment for Lady Manners Secondary School and also is a short drive from S Anselms Preparatory school. The market town of Bakewell is a short drive away with its more extensive shopping and recreational amenities. The village sits in the heart of the Peak District National Park which offers a wide array of outdoor pursuits including walking, cycling, fishing and climbing to name but a few. There are many places of cultural interest nearby including Chatsworth, Haddon Hall and the historic spa town of Buxton.

Property Features
  • House
  • 4 bed
  • 2 bath
  • 1 Parking Spaces
  • Energy Rating D
  • No. of Garages
  • Secure Parking
  • Study
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    Area (and surrounding)
    No of Bedrooms

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