Berwick Lane, Hallen, Bristol

Guide Price £285,000 - For Sale

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  • For Sale By Public Auction
  • Thursday 9th December 2021
  • Remote Online, Proxy & Telephone Auction
  • Legal Packs via our website

An extremely rare opportunity to purchase a characterful detached farmhouse in need of complete renovation, occupying a substantial plot of approximately 0.6 acres. The property has been in a dilapidated state of repair for many years and now presents a fantastic opportunity to create a superb family home. Many of the stunning original features remain and could be preserved/restored during the course of the renovation. Berwick Farmhouse has the potential to become one of the most impressive houses in the area and will appeal to builders, developers and self-builders looking to create a one-off family home.

FOR SALE BY LIVE ONLINE AUCTION -

This property is due to feature in our online auction on 9 December 2021 at 18.00. Bidding is via proxy, telephone or online remote bidding.

* Beautiful detached farmhouse for complete renovation.
* Rural location in Hallen on the outskirts of Bristol.
* Filled with charm and character,
* Substantial plot of approx. 0.6 acres.
* Ideal for builders, developers and self-builders.
* Extremely rare residential development opportunity.

VIEWING -

Strictly by appointment with Maggs & Allen - 0117 973 4940.

SUMMARY -

BEAUTIFUL DETACHED FARMHOUSE FOR RENOVATION

DESCRIPTION -

An extremely rare opportunity to purchase a characterful detached farmhouse in need of complete renovation, occupying a substantial plot of approximately 0.6 acres. The property has been in a dilapidated state of repair for many years and now presents a fantastic opportunity to create a superb family home. Many of the stunning original features remain and could be preserved/restored during the course of the renovation.

Berwick Farmhouse has the potential to become one of the most impressive houses in the area and will appeal to builders, developers and self-builders looking to create a one-off family home.

LOCATION -

From Hallen Road heading northwest, turn right onto Berwick Lane and proceed along the road for approximately 0.6 miles and Berwick Farm will be on your left-hand side. The property is approached via a newly installed road adjoining Berwick Lane. Upon entering the new road, Berwick Farmhouse can be found immediately on your right-hand side.

The village of Hallen is situated just north of the Bristol city boundary, just 1.5 miles from Henbury and Blaise Castle Estate.

Easy access is provided to the M4/M5 with links to London, South Wales, Birmingham and the South West. The Mall at Cribbs Causeway is also within easy reach by car.

Schools close by include Blaise Primary and Nursery School, St Bede's Catholic College and Blaise High School.

ACCOMMODATION -

Our internal inspection of the property has been limited due to the current condition of the building. The ground floor includes two generous reception rooms either side of a central hallway, the former kitchen is inaccessible due to this section of the house having collapsed in recent years and the rear extension would have provided additional living accommodation. The first floor is likely to have provided 4-5 bedrooms and a bathroom, although only one bedroom is accessible at the current time. There are also two additional rooms in the roof space with windows to the rear.

STRUCTURAL REPORT -

A full structural report has been commissioned by the current owners, a copy of which will be included within the auction legal pack.

OUTSIDE -

The property sits in a generous plot measuring approximately 0.6 acres and benefits from extensive gardens on three sides. The site is bordered by mature trees on the north-eastern boundary.

PLANNING -

A certificate of lawful use was granted for residential use (Class C3) of the property on 7th July 2020 under Application No. P19/15653/CLE.

ENERGY PERFORMANCE CERTIFICATE (EPC) -

Energy Rating: TBC.

BUYER'S PREMIUM -

Please be advised that all purchasers are subject to a £1,000 plus VAT (£1,200 inc VAT) buyer's premium payable upon exchange of contracts.

*GUIDE PRICE -

Guide Prices are provided as an indication of each seller's minimum expectation. They are not necessarily figures which a property will sell for and may change at any time prior to the auction. Each property will be offered subject to Reserve Price (a figure below which the Auctioneer cannot sell the property during the auction) which we expect will be set within the Guide Range or no more than 10% above a single figure Guide.

RESERVE PRICE -

The seller's minimum acceptable price at auction and the figure below which the auctioneer cannot sell. The reserve price is not disclosed and remains confidential between the seller and the auctioneer. Both the guide price and the reserve price can be subject to change up to and including the day of the auction.

PROXY, TELEPHONE & ONLINE REMOTE BIDDING -

The auction will be held online via live video stream with buyers able to bid via telephone, online or by submitting a proxy bid. You will need to complete our remote bidding form, which is available to download from our website. The completed form, ID (driving licence or passport and a recent utility bill stating the home address of the purchaser) and a cheque/bank transfer for the Preliminary Deposit must be received no later than 24 hours before the date of the auction.

PRELIMINARY DEPOSITS -

The Preliminary Deposit required for each lot you wish to bid for will be calculated based upon the Guide Price as follows:

£1,000 - £50,000: £2,000
£51,000 - £150,000: £5,000
£151,000 and above: £10,000

If your bid is successful, the balance of the deposit monies and Buyer's Premium (£1,200 inc VAT) must be transferred to our client account within 24 hours of the auction sale. If you are unsuccessful at the auction, your Preliminary Deposit will be returned to you.

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Maggs & Allen use all reasonable endeavours to supply accurate property information in line with the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008. These property details do not constitute any part of the offer or contract and all measurements are approximate.
It should not be assumed that this property has all the necessary Planning, Building Regulation or other consents. Any services, appliances and heating system(s) listed have not been checked or tested. Please note that in some instances the photographs may have been taken using a wide angle lens.
Any site and floor plans provided are for indicative purposes only and should not be relied upon.