Houses for sale with fishing rights
Rrom a former mill in Chippenham, Wiltshire, with a decked area perfect for fishing in the mill race, to a cottage with single-bank fishing rights on the Pill Hill Brook in Andover, Hampshire, eight of the best houses for sale with fishing rights.
Over Dinsdale Hall, Dinsdale, County Durham. An 1890s manor with fishing rights on the River Tees. It has a galleried main hall with stained-glass windows and wood panelling. 6 beds, 2 baths, 3 receps, study, library, east wing with four apartments, gardens, woodland, river frontage, 5.26 acres. Price on application. Savills 01904-617821.
Gotwick Manor, Hammerwood, East Grinstead, East Sussex. A period house in a rural estate with a large fishing lake. It has 12 beds, 7 baths, 3 receps and a staff flat. 2 swimming pools, 2 entrance lodges, 8 cottages, equestrian facilities, farmhouse, farm buildings, 514 acres. Available in four lots. £6.5m Knight Frank 020-7861 1440.
Water Cottage, Little Ann, Andover, Hampshire. A Grade II-listed house with 225 metres of river frontage with single-bank fishing rights on Pill Hill Brook, a chalk stream perfect for trout fishing. The cottage has exposed beams, open fireplaces and a timber-framed garden room overlooking the river. 6 beds, 3 baths, 3 receps, study, guest annexe, heated pool, tennis court, gardens, meadows, 5 acres. £1.65m Savills 01962-841842.
Barleyford, Wincle, Macclesfield, Cheshire. A small estate with a Grade II-listed, 17th-century hall house in the Peak District National Park with over a mile of fishing rights on the River Dane. The house has oak panelling and an inglenook fireplace. 4 beds, 3 baths, 4 receps, breakfast kitchen with an Aga, cellars, attached workshop, two traditional barns, farm buildings, farmland, woodland, 109 acres. £1.95m. Jackson-Stops, Alderley via OnTheMarket.com 01625-684699.
Mercombe Farm, Ford, Chippenham, Wiltshire. A Grade II-listed former mill with a mill race, slice gate and mill pool flowing around the garden and a decked area perfect for fishing. The house has beamed ceilings and open fireplaces. 4 beds, 3 baths, 3 receps, 1.58 acres. £1.65m. Knight Frank 01225-685198.
Millford Hall, Milford Newtown, Powys. A Grade II-listed, Georgian house surrounded by landscaped gardens leading down to the River Severn, on which it has fishing rights. The house has been extensively refurbished, but retains its classical fireplaces, deep sash windows and moulded ceilings. 5 beds, 4 baths, 3 receps, breakfast kitchen, one-bed annexe, cellars, 2 acres. £875,000 Strutt & Parker 01743-284200.
New Hall, Ribchester, Preston, Lancashire. A Grade II-listed house originally built as a dower house in 1665 with gardens adjoining the River Ribble, on which it has fishing rights. It has wooden floorboards, flagstone floors, feature fireplaces, beamed ceilings and exposed stone walls. 4 beds, 2 baths, recep, dining kitchen, dressing room, garage block, riverside gardens, 1.5 acres. £975,000 Fine & Country 01254-828922.
Marvins Farmhouse, Kingston Deverill, Warminster, Wiltshire. A Grade II-listed farmhouse in the Deverill Valley with lawns that stretch down to the Upper River Wylye and a bridge that enables fishing of brown trout from both sides of the river. 5 beds, 3 baths, 3 receps, breakfast kitchen, conservatory, office, studio, 1-bed detached apartment, garage, stables, summer house, outbuildings, heated pool, gardens, paddocks, 7 acres. £1.95m Strutt & Parker 01722-328741.