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Land for sale

South Hill, Woolley Moor, Alfreton DE55

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  • Mature amenity woodland
  • Overlooking Ogston Reservoir
  • Measuring approx. 1.81 acres (0.73 ha)
  • Leasehold

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A parcel of mature amenity woodland measuring 1.81 acres overlooking Ogston Reservoir, leasehold available for sale as a whole (999 year lease)

Location & Directions

The wood is situated opposite the east bank of Ogston Reservoir close to the villages of Woolley Moor, Handley, Ashover Hay, Milltown, Stretton and Clay Cross. To locate the property from the A61, at Stretton take the turning signposted to Tansley and Matlock along the B6014.After a short distance take the left hand fork signposted to the same. South Hill Lane is the second turning on the left after this junction and the property can be found immediately after turning on the left hand side.


This is a fantastic opportunity to purchase a picturesque block of amenity woodland having a range of mature native species. There are tracks leading through the wood and several clearing areas. The property is very accessible off South Hill Lane with plenty of room for parking in the lay-by opposite. The wood is on a sloping bank which looks over Ogston reservoir providing stunning views.


At any reasonable time when in possession of these particulars.

Method Of Sale

The property is offered for sale by Private Treaty.


We are not aware that any mains services are connected.

Tenure & Possession

The woodland is offered for sale on a 999 year lease, with a peppercorn rent payable to the Woodland Trust. Terms of lease – A specimen lease is available at the agent’s office. The main heads of terms are:
Term – The lease is for a term of 999 years
Rent – Peppercorn
Use – As publicly accessible amenity woodland. The use of the woodland for sympathetic business purposes eg. Educational or community projects would be acceptable to the freeholder (but subject to the necessary planning consent)
Management – To protect the trees and shrubs as exists at present, maintaining a minimum site canopy cover of 80% of the site area at any one time


The sporting rights are reserved to a 3rd party however the vendor is not aware of these rights having been exercised since they were reserved in 1983. Mineral rights are to be reserved to the Landlord, but without the right to exercise them.

Rights Of Way, Wayleaves & Easements

The property is sold subject to any rights of way, wayleaves & easements whether or not they are included in these particulars.


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Local Amenities

  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Stretton Handley Church of England Primary School 0.8 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Mickley Infant School 0.9 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Alfreton 3.9 miles
  • " role="presentation" aria-hidden="true"> Whatstandwell 5 miles

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