Withdrawn | Lot 10

19 Church Street, Ampthill, Bedfordshire, MK45 2PL


  • Cottage
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • Tenure: Freehold with flying freehold

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Auction Date

Thu 25/04/2019

Auction Time


Auction Venue

The MK Hotel, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK7 6HL

Viewing Times:

Wed 10 Apr

14:15 - 14:45

Sat 13 Apr

10:00 - 10:30

Thu 18 Apr

14:15 - 14:45

Requiring refurbishment, this sizeable period house is located withing the heart of Ampthill and benefits from a garden at the rear.

Believed to date back to the 16th century with additions in the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, this period town house offers generous accommodation and the opportunity to enlarge further. A decision to the current submitted planning application is expected by 23rd April 2019. Once refurbished the property can become a splendid period family home within the heart of this much sought-after market town.


Freehold with flying freehold

Ground Floor Accommodation:

Entrance hall, study, sitting room, cloakroom, kitchen, utility room and the proposed addition of a snug and a dining room to the rear.

First Floor Accommodation:

A proposed new master bedroom at the rear will form part of a master suite that will also benefit from a shower room and a dressing area. In addition there will be a guest bedroom with an en-suite shower room, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom.


The rear of the site is accessible from a carriage arch between numbers 19 and 17 Church Street. A right of access has been established through this covered archway which will allow vehicles into the rear garden. The rear garden is very overgrown with a number of self seeded trees and shrubs with a brick wall along the eastern boundary, a former wash house, and there are the remains of a stonemasons workshop and what is thought to be a Tudor cottage.


The property is Grade II listed (Ref 1311989) and listed buildings consent has already been granted for the proposed works currently applied for under application reference CB/19/00613/FULL. This listed building consent was approved under application reference CB/18/01762/LB

Auctioneer's Note:

There is no power to the property and the windows are boarded up. Consequently if you are intending to view, please ensure you bring with you a torch and wear suitable footwear.

Open House Viewings:

Wed 10 Apr: 14:15 - 14:45 Sat 13 Apr: 10:00 - 10:30 Thu 18 Apr: 14:15 - 14:45

Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating N/A


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

Local Authority

Central Bedfordshire Council - 0300 300 8301


DWFM Beckman Solicitors, 101 Wigmore Street, London W1U 1FA, Ref: Honey Dave - Honey.Dave@dwfmbeckman.com, Tel: 0207 408 8754

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 £900 incl. VAT.

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