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    It's not always easy finding a letting agent who fills you with confidence and sometimes they don't quite live up to expectations.

    You shouldn't feel tied down to a service you are not 100% happy with.

    This is where John German can help...

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    Our Easy Agent Switch service is designed for landlords who are not happy with their current agent. We will make life easy and deal with the swap completely so you don't have to!

    HASSLE FREE
    We speak to your current agent on your behalf so everything transfers across smoothly.

    SWITCH MID-TENANCY
    No need to wait for a tenancy to come to an end, you can switch to John German now.

    SAVE £££'S
    Take advantage of our special offer with management fees starting at just 5% + VAT.

    TRACK YOUR LET 24/7
    You'll receive free access to our online portal, keeping you fully informed & update on your property.
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    WANT TO KNOW MORE?

    Contact us to arrange your switch Lettings@johngerman.co.uk
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    Where we're active

    Our Branch

    Our Branch

    Current Properties

    Previously Marketed Properties

    Note: Markers represent the centre of postcodes, not exact locations

    Find us

    Compton House Dig Street,
    Ashbourne,
    DE6 1GF

    Telephone us

    Buying: 01335 680001  Local call rate
    Letting: 01333 833001  Local call rate

    Email us

    Contact us

    Disclaimer

    The content on this Microsite has been uploaded by John German, Ashbourne. Rightmove Group Limited makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the content, any queries should be sent directly to John German, Ashbourne. Where properties are displayed on a page, this comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove Group Limited who operate the website Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. These property advertisements do not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by John German, Ashbourne. Please contact the agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland and if you have any query over the content.

    *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

    Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

    Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call John German, Ashbourne on 01335 340730.


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    Built on trust
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      The John German team are passionate about property, it's been the beating heart of our business for over 176 years. We are proud to be part of our local communities and work tirelessly to get people moving.

      Moving isn't always easy, therefore by choosing John German Estate Agents you can trust us to help you every step of the way; from start to finish

      With 9 branches across the Midlands you can choose from a range of our services including residential sales, lettings and management, professional valuations, surveys and independent mortgage advice.

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      No1 reason people choose to use John German
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      The number one reason people choose to use John German Estate Agents is trust in our brand.
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      Local  Ashbourne sales team
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      We have a dedicated team with a wealth of knowledge, selling a wide range of properties from terraced houses to country estates in the historic market town of Ashbourne known as "The Gateway to the Peak District", and its surrounding villages set in glorious Derbyshire countryside.

      With our experience and understanding of the Ashbourne area, you can trust us to sell your home for the best price with minimum fuss.

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      Maximum coverage throughout the Midlands
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      With 9 teams strategically located across the East and West Midlands, and as part of The London Office group we are uniquely placed to market your property locally, regionally and nationally.
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      Quality service & peace of mind
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      Licensed & Regulated by the NAEA, RICS & ARLA

      Tailored Marketing Package, Quality Photographs & Floor Plan

      Accompanied Viewing & Prompt Feedback

      Regular Activity Reports

      Sales Progression Team

      Advice & Negotiation for your Onward Purchase

      Local & Expert Knowledge

      Best of all there are no upfront costs, you only pay us when we sell your house.

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      Contact us for a FREE VALUATION or advice on your next move.
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    Why choose John German to sell your home?
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      Because we offer...
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      An Accurate Valuation - We will aim to place your property on the market with an accurate guide price relevant to the prevailing market conditions. Years of experience and detailed local market knowledge come together to optimise your chance of achieving a sale in a timely manner at a price that reflects its true market potential.

      With over 176 Years' Experience - We have been providing home owners across the Midlands with a professional, efficient and helpful way to buy and sell their homes for over 176 years.

      Highest Standards - We are proud to be members of RICS, NAEA and are registered with the Ombudsman - Property Services. You can be confident that you are dealing with a professional, regulated firm of Estate Agents.

      A Multi-Office Network - Our 9 office network across four Midlands counties are all linked by the latest computer technology and all offices work together to market your property. This means your property can be marketed locally, regionally and also nationally through our London Office.

      The London Office - We are members of The London Office who act for independent firms of Chartered Surveyors and Estate Agents specialising in all types of country and town properties from Scotland to Cornwall to Kent.

      Extensive Tailored Marketing - Your property will reach potential buyers through our extensive local press and magazine advertising, direct mail to our customer database, social media, Internet property portals and our own website.

      High Quality Sales Brochure - We believe first impressions really do count and all of our valuers have been trained to take high quality photographs and provide detailed floor plans to create a brochure to showcase your property.

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      Our Staff and Philosophy
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      At John German we are passionate about what we do and listen to our client's needs, putting those first and foremost. A quick look at our testimonials will give you a flavour of why we are so successful.

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      For a FREE VALUATION or advice on your next move contact us today...

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    A Place For You...
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      Our 176 years of experience and local knowledge have helped us to build an extensive portfolio of property across all price brackets. Putting us in the perfect position to help you find your perfect home.

      Register With Us - To receive suitable property updates matching your requirements direct into your inbox as soon as they become available.

      Be Social! - Like our Facebook page where we post details of properties coming soon keeping you ahead of the game. www.facebook.com/johngermanestateagents

      Local Knowledge - Most of our staff live very close to our offices so they have extensive knowledge not only of the local property market but also the area to help you find the right property in the right location.

      Budget For Your Move - We can put you in touch with an independent mortgage advisor who will be able to help you sort out your finances and decide how much you can afford to spend on a property.

      Need More Information? - Please contact our office and we will happily talk you through the buying process.

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      TO JOIN OUR PROPERTY MAILING LIST or advice on your next move contact us today...

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    Additional services we can offer...
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      LETTINGS & MANAGEMENT
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      We offer three letting services for landlords:

      FULL MANAGEMENT which is the hassle free choice where we take care of everything.

      RENT MANAGEMENT for landlords who have confidence that they can manage the property but would rather keep an arms length from the financial side of things.

      LETTING ONLY service for landlords who either live locally or have the time and expertise to deal with their tenants and properties.

      We also offer an EASY AGENT SWITCH SERVICE for landlords who have properties with other agents and wish to switch to a more professional, reliable agent. You can swap onto our management service at any stage of the tenancy and this is a completely hassle free service at no additional cost.

      "We have used several letting agents - from Corporates to other Independent Agents but no one matches up to the level of lettings and management that John German provide - welcome back to Lettings!!" Happy Landlord.

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      INDEPENDENT MORTGAGE ADVICE
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      Established in 2002, Apt Financial Management has built a reputation for offering high quality independent financial and mortgage advice.

      More recently Richard at Apt Financial Management has developed our independent mortgage planning proposition in conjunction with John German to offer a unique combination of mortgage advice supported with independent financial planning.

      We believe that our complete financial planning service is key to ensure that our clients, whether purchasing or re-mortgaging their home have considered their overall financial requirements and that the most appropriate advice is provided.

      A client of John German and APT has commented: "I just wanted to say thank you for everything you have done for me. You have delivered a first class service which has been second to none. You are quick, efficient and will go above and beyond to ensure everything runs smoothly and I would sincerely like to thank you for that. I most definitely will recommend you to anyone requiring financial advice."

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      RICS Home Buyers Surveys/Condition Reports
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      When buying a property it's important to know exactly what you are getting. There may a number of issues which aren't apparent from a simple visual inspection so, before committing to buying your dream home, we strongly recommend that you request a survey.

      At John German we have RICS qualified surveyors who can carry out the following RICS surveys for you:

      RICS Condition Report

      RICS Homebuyer Report

      RICS Private Valuations

      We can also provide private valuations for a variety of purposes including:

      Inheritance Tax

      Matrimonial

      Estate Planning (Will)

      Capital Gains Tax

      Insurance Reinstatement

      If you would like more information or a quote, please contact us today

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    The Ashbourne Team
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      Helping you in your moving journey
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      Meet our experienced Ashbourne team who will be on hand to help, guide and advise you throughout your moving journey.
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      JAMES MORGAN (MRICS MNAEA) DIRECTOR

      Time at John German? I first joined JG in the Ashby office as a Trainee Land Agent in 1981 where I qualified as a Chartered Surveyor a year later. After 10 years in various parts of the country I moved to JG Stafford office to head up the Residential Estate Agency and Valuation department where I stayed until we opened in Uttoxeter in 2004. I now work from Ashbourne and Uttoxeter combining with my role as Managing Director.

      Favourite part of your job? Despite how long I have been doing it, I get huge satisfaction from doing a deal and achieving a great result for a Client. It is great when Client's follow your advice and the result achieved match or exceed every ones' expectations.

      Top tip for buyer or seller? When Selling it is vital to prepare well to avoid unnecessary delays and avoidable issues spoiling the sale in the final stages of the deal. So apart from spending time getting the house to look really good when going on the market, it is really worth while reviewing the condition of the house, sorting out those teething problems which will deter Buyers and create a plethora of damning words from Surveyors and ensure all the appropriate certificates and other paperwork is readily available for your Solicitor.

      What would be your dream home? I am trying to build my own at present so time will tell but I have been very lucky to live in a beautiful Georgian property for the last 26 years where my family have grown up and a house I love and shall miss very much. However as many of our Clients find, downsizing is an inevitability for most of us - it's good for Estate Agents too!

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      STUART BENNET (MNAEA), SALES DIRECTOR

      Time at John German? I have managed the Ashbourne branch since 2012 and have been in Estate Agency for 20 years now.

      Favourite part of your job? Valuing houses has always been interesting especially with the rural properties. I particularly enjoy organising a successful agency and find it extremely rewarding being able to guide and advise our clients through the marketing of their home.

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      SALLY LONGLAND, SENIOR SALES NEGOTIATOR

      Time at John German? I've been here since 2006.

      Favourite part of your job? I enjoy going out to visit a property, so I can really getting to know the property we are marketing and vendors we are acting for.

      Top tip for buyer or seller? First Impressions count; after the threshold has been crossed, what greets a prospective purchaser? Keep it clear, clean and welcoming.

      What would be your dream home? A barn conversion incorporating a traditional building with a contemporary interior and of course a rolling Derbyshire countryside view.

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      NICK SAMWAYS, SALES NEGOTIATOR
      Favourite part of your job? I enjoy meeting people and viewing all the varying types of property.

      Top tip for buyer or seller? If you are selling go with an estate agent who is established and knows the local area. For buyers; have a list of the key criteria you are looking for but be prepared to compromise!

      What would be your dream home? A barn conversion with a mix of contemporary and traditional features and clever in-built technology.
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      LINDA PARTLETT, SALES NEGOTIATOR
      Favourite part of your job? Finding a client's dream home.

      Top tip for buyer or seller? Have an open mind. Try not to dismiss a property based on what you see on the internet, the reality can be completely different.

      What would be your dream home? A place in Barbados overlooking the beach where I can walk straight outside and into the sea. I'd need to be retired though, otherwise the commute would be too much!
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      Ashbourne
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        "One of Derbyshire's finest old market towns and labeled as the 'Gateway to the Peak District', combining a medieval street pattern and historic buildings with a wealth of high quality shops. The cobbled market place, hidden alleys and yards are a delight to explore, and the wide and elegant Church Street is considered to be the finest street of Georgian buildings in Derbyshire.

        Lying in an attractive valley on the southern edge of the Peak District, the town attracts many visitors who come to enjoy the area which has changed little in appearance since the 18th century. Offering an array fantastic walks in the Derbyshire Dales, cycling up the famous Tissington Trail, or even water activities at the nearby Carsington Water.

        Ashbourne is home to the famous annual Shrovetide football game which has received Royal recognition by two Princes of Wales. This annual contest is between the local "Up'Ards" and the "Down'Ards" with a goal outside either end of the town.

        Ashbourne became a busy and fashionable social centre for the wealthy during the Georgian period, with six coaching roads meeting here, including the route from London to Carlisle. The legacy of over 200 listed buildings, fine coaching inns combine to create a unique atmosphere."

      Where we're active

      Our Branch

      Our Branch

      Current Properties

      Note: Markers represent the centre of postcodes, not exact locations

      Find us

      Compton House Dig Street,
      Ashbourne,
      DE6 1GF

      Telephone us

      Buying: 01335 680001  Local call rate
      Letting: 01333 833001  Local call rate

      Email us

      Contact us

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      What our clients have to say...

      Testimonials from Sellers

      • Seller Testimonial

        Pass on our heartfelt thanks
        Sheila and myself pass on our heartfelt thanks to you and the staff at John German for the very professional way in which you have dealt with the Sale of our Property. We are somewhat amazed at the speed at which everything has progressed to completion. This we believe, to a great extent, is due to the way in which the property has been presented by you and the staff. Again many thanks and every success in the future, Regards, Mike and Sheila Leamon.
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        I will certainly be recommending John German
        "I would like to take this opportunity to thank you and your team so much for the very professional and efficient manner in which you all dealt with the sale of my mother's bungalow. Thank you too for the offer of further advice on property matters; I will have no hesitation in contacting you again should the need arise. I will certainly be recommending John German to my many relatives in the Derbyshire areas, should any of them require advice concerning their properties. Thank you again."
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        Excellent Customer Care
        A great professional service with excellent customer care
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        A first class service
        A first class service, with professional advice and excellent customer service.
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        impressed by the professional attitude
        We have yet again been impressed by the professional attitude of the staff in Ashbourne.
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        I would highly recommend John German
        I used John German Ashbourne from a recommendation and I am so glad I did. They were so efficient and professional from day one and Stuart was so friendly and helpful when he came to do the valuation, all the way through to putting our house on the market. I had many dealings with Sally and Gail and again they were very efficient and helpful. I would highly recommend John German
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        most helpful at all stages of our sale
        Friendly, experienced staff being most helpful at all stages of our sale.
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        they helped me keep a level head
        I had a great experience of the Ashbourne branch of John German during the purchase of my property in Dalbury Lees. They were always available to offer advice and they helped me keep a level head during what always ends up being a slightly stressful situation! I would recommend them and in particular Stuart to all.
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        Highly recommend John German
        Me and my wife just wanted to say a huge thank you to Stuart and his team at the Ashbourne office. We would have never got there without all of your hard work endeavours. Highly recommend John German. Regards, Bernie
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        They were great and would totally recommend them
        We originally went on the market with an online company because of the tempting price and we had nothing but hassle and stress. They totally got my value wrong too! So we came into contact with John German in Ashbourne. Totally professional and friendly. Came around to value the house explaining the whole process. We sold and had a long chain but Sally/Stuart looked after us through the whole process. They were great and would totally recommend them. YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR!!!! Thank you for all your help in getting us to our dream house! Peter & Julie T
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        very impressed with the service
        I was very impressed with the service. Especially Stuart Bennett. All the staff are very professional and kind. Definitely use them again in the near future.
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        kept us well informed of progress
        Stuart and his team provided us with a very professional and friendly service throughout the process of selling our property in Ashbourne. Moving can be very stressful, but the Germans team kept us well informed of progress and dealt with any concerns promptly. In the end all parties were very happy. Highly recommended.
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        very professional and friendly service
        John German have provided a very professional and friendly service from the first meeting right through to the successful sale of our house. Stuart, Sally and Hugh and the rest of the Ashbourne staff have done everything to make the whole sale process as painless as possible. Communication and attention to detail has been excellent which has contributed to our overall good experience and our unreserved recommendation of John German , Ashbourne.
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        2nd time I have used John German Estate Agents
        This is the second time that I have used John German Estate Agents at the Ashbourne office. They have an extremely impressive, efficient and professional team. Qualities rarely found today. I would not hesitate to recommend them.
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        Thoroughly professional and friendly service
        John German provided a thoroughly professional and friendly service which helped to ease the stress of selling our house. At all times we felt they had our best interests at the centre of their approach. We would recommend them to anyone seeking to sell their house.

      Testimonials from Buyers

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        always happy to help
        We purchased through John German and the office staff at Ashbourne are lovely, always happy to help and called back when they said they would.
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        helped us purchase a house in our chosen village
        John German succeeded where other Ashbourne estate agents have failed and helped us purchase a house in our chosen village within our budget.
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      Disclaimer

      The content on this Microsite has been uploaded by John German, Ashbourne. Rightmove Group Limited makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the content, any queries should be sent directly to John German, Ashbourne. Where properties are displayed on a page, this comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove Group Limited who operate the website Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. These property advertisements do not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by John German, Ashbourne. Please contact the agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland and if you have any query over the content.

      *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

      Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

      Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call John German, Ashbourne on 01335 340730.


      Welcome to John German, Ashbourne

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      Find Us

      Branch address

      Compton House Dig Street,
      Ashbourne,
      DE6 1GF

      Get in touch

      Buying: 01335 680001  Local call rate
      Letting: 01333 833001  Local call rate

      Disclaimer

      The content on this Microsite has been uploaded by John German, Ashbourne. Rightmove Group Limited makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the content, any queries should be sent directly to John German, Ashbourne. Where properties are displayed on a page, this comprises a property advertisement. Rightmove Group Limited who operate the website Rightmove.co.uk makes no warranty as to the accuracy or completeness of the advertisement or any linked or associated information, and Rightmove has no control over the content. These property advertisements do not constitute property particulars. The information is provided and maintained by John German, Ashbourne. Please contact the agent directly to obtain any information which may be available under the terms of The Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections) (England and Wales) Regulations 2007 or the Home Report if in relation to a residential property in Scotland and if you have any query over the content.

      *Guide Price: An indication of a seller's minimum expectation at auction and given as a “Guide Price” or a range of “Guide Prices”. This is not necessarily the figure a property will sell for and is subject to change prior to the auction.

      Reserve Price: Each auction property will be subject to a “Reserve Price” below which the property cannot be sold at auction. Normally the “Reserve Price” will be set within the range of “Guide Prices” or no more than 10% above a single “Guide Price.”

      Auction Fees: The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here, as it is to be sold via auction. To find out more about the fees associated with this property please call John German, Ashbourne on 01335 340730.