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For Sale By Auction | 13:00, 18 March 2021 | Lot 53

Former Woodnook Mill Site, Mount Street/Bath Street, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 0PU

Sold £378,000

  • Land
  • Tenure: See Legal Pack

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Auction Date

Thu 18/03/2021

Auction Time


Auction Venue

Online Auction Online Auction,

Vacant Site of Approximately 5.96 acres Suitable for Residential Development – Subject to Planning Consent

Comprising the former Woodnook Mill site, measuring approximately 5.96 acres (2.41 hectares) and located to close to Accrington town centre. The site is suitable for residential development with lapsed outline planning approval for a residential scheme of 2-bed, 3-bed and 4-bed houses – further details can be found within the legal pack and via Hyndburn Borough Council planning portal (ref 11/12/0420). Interested parties are required to obtain full planning permission before developing the site. Plans have also been drafted for the development of 81 dwellings (within auction pack) for indicative purposes (i.e. not subject to planning or pre-application advice). Location The site is located approximately 0.7 miles south of Accrington town centre, and situated on the south side of Mount Street and east side of Bath Street. Accrington is a town in the Hyndburn borough of Lancashire which lies approximately 4 miles east of Blackburn, 13 miles east of Preston and 20 miles north of Manchester city centre. Tenure Freehold Please refer to legal pack for additional fees and the Auction Information document for guidance prior to bidding.


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Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating n/a

Local Authority

Hyndburn Borough Council

Additional Fees

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Administration Charge - 1.5% inc VAT of the purchase price, subject to a minimum of £1500 inc VAT, payable on exchange of contracts.

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Disbursements - Please see the legal pack for any disbursements listed that may become payable by the purchaser on completion.