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For Sale By Auction | 3:00pm, 09 December 2021 | Lot 8

Farthing Cottage & Building Plot, 9 Yardley Road, Olney, Buckinghamshire, MK46 5DX

*Guide | £270,000+ (plus fees)

  • Residential Development
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Tenure: Freehold

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Auction Date

Thu 09/12/2021

Auction Time


Auction Venue

Harben House Hotel, Tickford Street, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire MK16 9EY

Viewing Times:

Thu 25 Nov

13:00 - 13:45

Sat 27 Nov

09:30 - 10:15

Wed 1 Dec

13:00 - 13:45

A rarely available development opportunity to create 2 unique properties in the heart of Olney. The site near the High Street has planning permission granted for a 1 bed new build property plus planning approval to extend and add value to the existing cottage.

Set at the end of Clickers Yard, a short no through road just a few hundred yards from the High Street, this well presented cottage is currently let, generating an income of £825 pcm. Planning consent has been approved to extend this cottage on the first floor by building over the existing kitchen to create a first floor bathroom, along with two first floor bedrooms. Also to demolish an existing attached single storey outbuilding, replacing it with an attractive attached double fronted cottage with an open plan living area on the ground floor and a bedroom and a bathroom on the first floor.



Ground Floor:

Entrance hall, sitting room, utility room, kitchen and bathroom.

First Floor:

Master bedroom and study/dressing room.

Proposed Ground Floor Accommodation:

Entrance hall, sitting room, utility room and kitchen.

Proposed Second Floor Accommodation:

Two bedrooms and a bathroom.


The existing garden is hard landscaped with gravelled and paved areas to the front and side. The proposed layout will allow for a driveway with parking for both properties and a small garden in front of the existing cottage. The new cottage will have a garden to the side and a parking area for a neighbouring property, to the side of that a shared pathway will lead to a store.


Planning for a new dwelling on land adjacent to 9 Clickers Yard. Application Number: 19/03390/FUL Decision Date: Fri 14th Feb 2020. Planning for a first floor side and front extension. Application Number: 19/00760/FUL Decision Date: Thu 2nd May 2019.

Open House Viewings:

Thu 25 Nov: 13:00 - 13:45 Sat 27 Nov: 09:30 - 10:15 Wed 1 Dec: 13:00 - 13:45 These are open house viewings, you do not need to make an appointment you can just turn up between the above times. Due to the property being tenanted, viewers are required to wear masks.

Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating D


Interested parties are requested to make their own enquiries to the relevant authorities as to the availability of services.

Local Authority

Milton Keynes Council - 01908 691691


Rushford & McCarville Solicitors, Brewery House, 84 High Street, Newport Pagnell MK16 8AQ, Ref: James McCarville -, Tel: 01908 612366

Additional Fees

Buyer's Premium - There is no Buyer's Premium payable on this lot.

Administration Charge - Purchasers will be required to pay an administration fee of £1,200 incl. VAT.

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