The Former Moorlands Methodist Church, Hydes Road, West Bromwich, B71 2ED

A Former Church Premises in West Bromwich

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Sold for £670,000

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Auction details:

Wednesday 30th March 2022 @ 09:00AM

Livestreamed Auction

Freehold former Church premises on a site extending to about 0.34 Acres (0.14 hectares) which may have potential for alternative uses, such as residential, subject to obtaining Planning Permission and any other necessary consents

Property Description

The property comprises a former Church and various ancillary accommodation including a church hall, which is understood to originally date from circa 1950’s. It is situated on a site extending to about 0.34 Acres (0.14 Hectares) or thereabouts and may have potential for alternative uses subject to obtaining Planning Permission and any other necessary consents.


The property, which fronts onto Hydes Road, is situated in a predominantly residential location about 2.5 miles to the north of West Bromwich Town Centre and about 0.75miles to the west of the busy local centre of Stone Cross.
Other centres such as Birmingham, Dudley and Walsall are about 8.5, 5 and 5 miles respectively whilst the national motorway network can be accessed via Junction 9 of the 6 Motorway which is approximately 2 miles distant.


The Existing accommodation is estimated to extend to a gross internal area of about 4,334 sq.ft. (402.69 sq.m.) or there about and includes Entrance Lobby, Church, Side Entrance/Access, Ladies Toilet, Gents Toilet, Children’s Toilet, Kitchen, Vestry, Store, Church Hall, Boiler Room and Meeting Room with low height storage beneath.


We understand that the property is Freehold but further information in respect of tenure and any other legal aspects including details of covenants and certain overage provisions please refer to the legal pack.


The property has previously been used as a church and may have potential for alternative uses, such as residential, subject to obtaining planning permission and any other necessary consents.
Interested parties must make their own enquiries of the Local Planning Authority, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, in respect of planning and independently satisfy themselves as to the suitability of the property and site for any use or development they may propose.


Certain mains services are believed to be available within the vicinity of the property but interested parties should independently satisfy themselves as to the availability and suitability of any mains services for their particular requirements.

Ground Conditions & Contamination

Prospective purchasers must undertake their own investigations relative to ground conditions and contamination and independently satisfy themselves as to suitability of the site for any use or development they may propose.

Plans/Aerial Photographs

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

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

The property is sold subject to or with the benefit of any Rights of Way, Wayleaves, Easements, Restrictive Covenants etc. which may exist whether mentioned in these particulars or not.

Value Added Tax

We are informed that VAT will not be chargeable on the purchase price but for confirmation in this regard please refer to the Legal Pack.

Auctioneer's Note

Please note no offers will 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.


See viewing schedule. Please note the appointments listed below are pre-booked so there is no need to book in prior to attending.
Tuesday 15th Mar 2022 12:15-12:30
Thursday 17th Mar 2022 10:45-11:00
Tuesday 22nd Mar 2022 12:15-12:30
Thursday 24th Mar 2022 10:45-11:00
Monday 28th Mar 2022 12:15-12:30

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.


When buying at auction you will unconditionally exchange contracts on the fall of the auctioneer’s gavel, please therefore ensure you have read the legal pack for each property prior to bidding.  They are all individual and include the terms and conditions of your purchase as well as any costs in addition to the purchase price.

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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