Kivells auction Devon property for over £1.7 million

16th August 2019
Wakeham Farm Farmhouse

Wakeham Farm Farmhouse

Wakeham Farm Cottages

Wakeham Farm Cottages

August got off to an impressive start at Kivells Exeter office following the sale of Wakeham Farm at another hugely successful public property auction for the firm.

Thurlestone Parish Hall witnessed fast bidding for the property which generated huge interest on the lead up to the auction. Experienced in-house auctioneer, and Kivells Director, Simon Alford expertly conducting proceedings with the hammer falling at £1,795,000, a staggering £295,000 above the auction guide price, adding to the incredible success of recent individual and collective auctions. 

Wakeham Farm, a six bedroom period farmhouse, sits at the heart of the pretty and highly sought after village of South Milton. The impressive sale also included a courtyard of six stone built cottages, versatile outbuildings, paddock and additional development opportunities with land extending to approximately 4.8 acres. The property represents an exciting holiday or development opportunity for the new owners.

Kivells Director Simon Alford was delighted with the sale, “We have a long and proud history of successful property auctions at Kivells and have the in-house expertise to conduct each aspect of the auction. Wakeham Farm is a fantastic opportunity for the new purchaser and we are delighted to have achieved a great price.”

Kivells next auction is on Wednesday 4th September at The Eagle House Hotel in Launceston where a diverse selection of seven properties are on offer. Brockhill Methodist Church in Crackington Haven will also be auctioned in September at Higher Crackington Village Hall in Bude on the 9th. See the auction section of the Kivells website for our full auction calendar and the contact pages to contact your local office to discuss selling your property at a future auction. Think property auctions, think Kivells.