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Former Police Station, Dale End, Coalbrookdale, Telford, TF8 7DS

Freehold former police station in Telford

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Auction details:

Wednesday 20th October 2021 @ 09:00AM

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A Freehold Development Opportunity, comprising a former Police Station, situated on a site extending to approximately 0.3 Acres (0.12 Hectares) or thereabouts, located in the world renown Ironbridge Gorge, and having potential for various development, including residential, subject to obtaining planning permission and any other necessary consents

Property Description

The property comprises a broadly rectangular and level site extending to approximately 0.3 acres (0.12 Hectares) or thereabouts fronting onto Dale Road, upon which is currently situated a small former Police Station, having a gross internal floor area of about 301 Sq Ft (27.95 Sq M) and offers potential for commercial and/or residential development subject to obtaining planning permission and any other necessary consents.


The property fronts onto Dale Road in Coalbrookdale in the historic Ironbridge Gorge close to its junction with The Wharfage and about 6 miles to the south west of Telford town centre. Other centres such as Shrewsbury, Wolverhampton and Stafford about 13, 20 & 27 miles respectively whilst the national motorway network is accessible via Junction 5 of M54 Motorway which is about 5 miles.

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We understand that the property is Freehold. For further information in respect of tenure and other legal aspects and requirements please refer to the legal pack.


The property which is considered to have potential for various development and uses subject to obtaining permission and any other necessary consents, is understood to have previously been used as a police station and is situated within the Ironbridge Gorge Conservation Area.
Interested parties must however make their own enquiries of the Local Planning Authority, Telford & Wrekin Council, and independently satisfy themselves as to the suitability of the property for any use or development they propose.


Mains services are understood to be available in the vicinity of the site, but prospective buyers should make their own independent enquiries as to the suitability of services for their particular requirements.

Ground Conditions & Contamination

Prospective buyers must undertake their own investigations with regard to ground conditions and contamination and fully satisfy themselves as to the suitability of the site for any use they may propose.

Plans/Aerial Photographs

Any plans provided with these particulars are for identification purposes only and their accuracy is not guaranteed.

Rights of way, wayleaves, easements, restrictive covenants etc.

The site is sold subject to, or with the benefit of any rights of way, wayleaves, restrictive covenants etc. which may exist whether mentioned in these particulars or not.

Value Added Tax

For clarification in respect of whether or not VAT will be chargeable on the purchase price please refer to the Legal Pack.

Auctioneers Note

Please note offers may be considered prior to the Auction Sale.

Remote Bidding Auction

This property is being offered via a remote bidding auction with bidding by proxy, telephone or internet only. You will need to pre-register for remote bidding, provide your identification and debit card details no later than 24 hours prior to the auction, please visit our website for further details.


External viewings only.

Bond Wolfe or their Agents for the seller of these Lots give notification that any particulars contained within the catalogue/website are prepared to the best of their knowledge and all potential buyers should make their own enquiries and investigations to the accuracy of the information contained in these particulars. Any amendments to the particulars that Bond Wolfe are aware of will be published on the addendum, which is available within the lot information.


Please note that the Auction will be livestreamed via our website with Remote Bidding by Proxy, Telephone or Internet Only.  You must pre-register to bid for each auction no later than 24 hours prior to the auction.  Please click here for further details.


All properties are sold subject to a reserve price, which is the minimum price the seller is willing to accept and is confidential between the seller and Auctioneer. The guide price is only an indication as to where the reserve is currently set and not necessarily the Auctioneers expectation of what it will sell for. If the guide price is a bracket figure, then the reserve price cannot be higher than the top end of the guide price, if the guide price is a fixed figure, then the reserve cannot be more than 10% above the guide price. The guide price and reserve price can be subject to change at any time up to and including the auction day and, properties can often sell for substantially more than the quoted guide price.


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The sale of each lot is subject to an administration fee of £1,680 inc VAT (£1,400.00 + VAT) (unless otherwise stated in the important information), payable on the fall of the gavel/at the end of the online auction.  Please note that the administration fee for
the Local Authority lots may differ and all interested parties should enquire directly with the Auctioneers as to the fee applicable.

Any additional costs excluding the administration fee will be listed in the Special Conditions within the legal pack and these costs will be payable on completion. The legal pack is available to download free of charge under the ‘lot information’.  Any stamp duty and/or government taxes are not included within the Special Conditions within the legal pack and all potential buyers must make their own investigations.

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