December Property Auction Blog


Written by: Andy Thompson on 27th November 2023

December Auction Blog

As 2023 draws to a chilly close, we’re hoping to heat things up with our December auction.

We have an exciting line-up of properties, ranging from commercial investment opportunities to charming residential properties with endless possibilities.

This month’s auction is your final opportunity to bid in 2023! If you've made a promise to gift yourself a new property this Christmas, make sure to check out the amazing lots on offer this month.

Below are just some of my final auction highlights of the year!

Lot 18: Newspaper House, Abbey Road, Barrow-in-furness, Cumbria, LA14 5QS

Lot 18, a re-development opportunity in Barrow-in-furness, has a lot to offer. Comprising a former office building, the property has approved planning permission for conversion into 11 residential apartments and 3 ground floor business / workshop units, making it a great investment opportunity. With a guide price of £325,000, it’s sure to prove popular on the day.

Lot 41: 12 Firwood Fold, Bolton, Lancashire, BL2 3AG

Over in Bolton is a rare opportunity to acquire a mid-terrace cottage situated on the sought-after and picturesque Firwood Fold. Requiring some refurbishment and modernisation, the propertly will likely suit either an investor looking to capitalise on its potential, or owner-occupiers looking for their next family home. With a guide price of £55,000, this isn’t one to be missed.

Lot 20: Former Council Premises, Marsh Street, Rothwell, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS26 0AE

Next up is Lot 20, a substantial building in close proximity to Leeds city centre, which was formerly used as council offices and court chambers. It is is being offered with a guide price of £340,000 and would suit a variety of uses (STP). The property is sure to sell well in next week’s auction, with multiple pre-auction offers already being received.

Lot 78: Former Probation Office, Queen Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN31 1QG

Finally, in Grimsby, we find a substantial former probation office building, consisting of a number of offices, workshops and public facing areas. The site is offered with vacant possession and may be suitable for conversion and / or re-development. With a guide price of £200,000, this is a fantastic opportunity not to be missed.

If you’re interested in bidding in this month’s auction, you will need to register before midday on Monday 4th December. To find out how to register, just follow our easy 5 step guide here.

Our first online property auction of 2024 will take place on Wednesday 31st January. If you’re interested in selling by auction in the New Year, click here for a FREE auction appraisal or call 0345 505 1200 to speak to a member of our team.


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