We are a property development and investment company undertaking all forms of commercial and mixed use development

Litton Property Group is an East Midlands based property development and investment group, established in 1995. We’re based in the historic Lumford Mill in Bakewell, the heart of the Derbyshire Peak District.

We are experienced developers, specialising particularly in the retail and leisure, regeneration and business use sectors. Our diverse portfolio is made up of retained developments and sites acquired for long term redevelopment or asset management.

It is our aim to continue to deliver high quality developments; to grow and add value to our portfolio; to provide high levels of service to our occupiers and to continue building our reputation as one of the leading developers in our region.

Our People

Mark Twelves
Managing Director

Email Mark
01629 810820

Paul Harriman
Asset Management Director

Email Paul
01629 810822

Will Stark
Group Property Solicitor

Email Will
01629 810 824

John Scribbins

Email John
01629 810828

Sophie Waite
Asset Management Surveyor

Email Sophie
01629 810823

Royston Millward

Email Royston

07545 609075

Jenny Shadforth
Group Accountant

Email Jenny
01629 810826

Paul Astbury
Accounts Assistant

Email Paul
01629 816 411

Heidi Dring
Personal Assistant

Email Heidi
01629 810821


  • Alliance Healthcare
  • Al-Murad Tiles
  • Arnold White Estates Ltd
  • Bathstore
  • Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
  • Bensons for Beds
  • BHP
  • Carrs Billington
  • Cartwright Pickard
  • CBRE Global Investors
  • Coda Studios
  • Commercial Property Partners
  • CSP Retail
  • DLA Architecture
  • DPP
  • Eastwood & Partners
  • Easybathrooms
  • Fairhurst Estates
  • Fernie Greaves
  • Freeths Cartwright LLP
  • Gosschalks Solicitors
  • Gowling
  • Halfords
  • HP Construction
  • Indigo Sun
  • Innes England
  • Irwin Mitchell LLP
  • JF Finnegan Ltd
  • Kaspa's Desserts
  • Laura Ashley
  • Mark Jenkinson & Son
  • Monaghan Partnership
  • Nathaniel Lichfield & Partners
  • Rees Denton
  • Roe Developments Ltd
  • Sheffield City Council
  • South Oxfordshire District Council
  • The Harris Partnership
  • The Old Original Bakewell Pudding Shop
  • Whitbread PLC


We are always interested in new development opportunities, particularly in our core areas of operation, including the Midlands, Yorkshire, North East and North West regions; we also consider new opportunities in other areas of the UK.

Our main areas of interest are development and asset management opportunities where substantial value can be added; ideally, these should be commercially-led mixed-use schemes.

We are interested in sites with a potential end-value in excess of £3m.


Litton Property Group is committed to maintaining the highest standards of environmental responsibility towards the communities with in which it operates, its staff, partners, and suppliers who work with us and the global environment.

In practice these responsibilities are applied to:

•Efficient management of our existing properties and assets through reducing carbon emissions and providing an operationally efficient environment and reducing life cycle costs.

•Developing sustainable buildings both new and refurbished – incorporating environmental assessment methods and well thought through design and build.

•Collaborating with communities and stakeholders – involving a partnership approach to achieve goals.

•Our commitment to training and education – we encourage staff, partners and suppliers to continually learn about environmental constraints and opportunities.

Join us

Graduate Surveyor

Full time Graduate position with full APC support and training leading to RICS qualification. Start date Summer / Autumn 2019.

Litton is a successful Derbyshire based property development and investment group working on exciting projects locally, regionally and nationally. We promote and undertake new development projects on our own and in Joint Venture with major partners. We manage and let our property portfolio in house. We have a substantial development pipeline and are a growing business.

We are a busy, forward looking business with a small friendly but committed team working in an attractive environment on the edge of Bakewell in the Peak District. We are close to Sheffield and Manchester.

This position will report to the Asset Management Surveyor. The appointee will also be involved in development projects on our existing estate and coordinate with other team members. They will work on a diverse commercial property portfolio with exciting asset management and development opportunities. These currently range from a new Premier Inn hotel, to retail and industrial and a major office scheme near East Midlands airport.

The candidate would be exposed to a very wide and varied work load which would provide excellent experience within their training.

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with strong communication skills and an appetite to learn and contribute to the business. We seek someone who also has good numerical and organisation skills and is a team player.

Full driving licence plus car is required. Permanent right to work in the UK.

Salary/Package: £20,000 - £26,000 plus potential bonus.
Plus: Mobile telephone, mileage, expenses, training and course costs.

Applicants should send a CV with covering letter to:

Heidi Dring, PA to Managing Director (Mr Mark Twelves, RICS)

Email Address:  heidi.dring@littonproperties.co.uk

Postal Address: Lumford Mill, Riverside Business Park, Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1GS

Closing date for applications is 31st March 2019

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Front of house position, available immediately.

As our receptionist you will be responsible for providing a professional front of house role; answering phone calls, greeting/ checking in visitors and general admin duties. This position will also be involved in the running of three holiday cottages located on the edge of the estate.

This is an excellent opportunity for a school or college leaver, full support and training will be given. Previous experience is not essential. Skills and attributes required: Typing and IT, personal and verbal presentation, good English, enthusiasm.

Full Time position. Good Salary package with bonus scheme.

Applicants should send a CV with covering letter to heidi.dring@littonproperties.co.uk  or please post to: Lumford Mill, Riverside Business Park, Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1GS

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Assistant Groundsman

This key position will work alongside our Groundsman at Riverside Business Park, Bakewell.

 Responsibilities will include maintenance and improvement of the grounds, landscaping to the highest standards, building maintenance and repairs.

The successful candidate will have access to modern and well-maintained equipment as well as any necessary training. Gardening / Groundsman qualifications would be an advantage but are not essential. Some previous experience and a driving license are essential.

Full Time position. Good Salary package commensurate with qualifications and experience. Good company bonus scheme. Over Time available.

Applicants should send a CV with covering letter to heidi.dring@littonproperties.co.uk or via post to: Lumford Mill, Riverside Business Park, Buxton Road, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1GS

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