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For Sale By Auction | 2:30pm, 04 August 2022 | Lot 6

6 Bunyans Mead, Elstow, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 9XY

Sold £56,000

  • Maisonette
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • Tenure: Leasehold

Call the team on 01234 362899 for more information

Auction Date

Thu 04/08/2022

Auction Time

2:30pm

Auction Venue

Delta Marriott Hotel Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK7 6HL

Viewing Times:

Wed 20 Jul

14:00 - 14:30

Sat 23 Jul

13:15 - 13:45

Wed 27 Jul

14:00 - 14:30

Forming part of a very attractive terrace of a period timber framed building, this first floor two bedroom apartment offers generous accommodation and requires improvement works.

Very nicely located within the renowned High Street of this picturesque village on the southern edge of Bedford, this two bedroom first floor apartment has an independent entrance with a front door underneath a coaching arch. Stairs lead up to good sized accommodation which measures approximately 700 square feet with the double aspect principal bedroom over the coaching arch having a vaulted ceiling, exposed timbers and a fireplace. There is also a fireplace and exposed timbers within the living room, a separate kitchen, second bedroom a bathroom and cupboards housing a boiler and one to house a washing machine. The property is Grade II listed and it requires significant improvement works, both to the fabric of the building and the décor with works agreed and consented to allow the commencement of the renovation.

Tenure

Leasehold

Ground Floor Accommodation:

A front door under the coaching arch gives access to a small entrance hall with stairs up to the living room.

First Floor Accommodation:

A 6m long living room with three windows overlooking the High Street, a period fireplace and exposed wall and ceiling timbers, a separate kitchen, bathroom and two bedrooms.

Listed Building Consent:

Planning Reference: 21/00608/LBC Decision: Grant Consent Decision Issued Date: Tue 21 Sep 2021 Listing Number: 1136945 Listed Building Consent granted for Internal and external alterations and repairs to listed building including removal of dense concrete block infill panels and replacement with handmade brick, window restoration, timber frame restoration and replacement where required, replacement of rain water goods.

Lease:

125 years from 1st February 2001 (103 years remaining).

Service Charge/Insurance:

£493.90 per annum.

Ground Rent:

£50 per annum.

Council Tax Band:

B

Open House Viewings:

Wed 20th July: 14:00 - 14:30 Sat 23 Jul: 13:15 - 13:45 Wed 27 Jul: 14:00 - 14:30 These are open house viewings, you do not need to make an appointment you can simply attend between the above times.

Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating E

Services

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

Local Authority

Bedford Borough Council - 01234 267422

Solicitors

Gelbergs Solicitors, 188 Upper Street, Islington, London N1 1RQ, Ref: Russell Shapiro - russell@gelbergs.co.uk, Tel: 020 7226 0570

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.