106-110 Edmund Street, Birmingham, B3 2ES

Freehold public house investment in Birmingham

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Sold prior to auction, for an undisclosed amount

Lot 26 Commercial Investment
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Auction details:

Thursday 14th September 2023 @ 09:00AM

A Freehold Prime City Centre Public House Investment Let To Greene King Neighbourhood Estate Pubs Limited Current Rental Income £78,750PA

Property Description

The property comprises an attractive landmark, four storey corner building, constructed in 1895 and comprises a public house on the ground floor and basement with 17 self contained apartments on the upper floors accessed via a separate entrance, which have been sold on a long leasehold at a peppercorn ground rent.


The property occupies a highly prominent corner position at the junction of Edmund Street and Newhall Street within the heart of the Birmingham Business District just off Colmore Row.
Within the vicinity there are high profile professional services, retail, bars, cafes and restaurants together with St Philips Cathedral, The Grand Hotel, Birmingham Town Hall and Council House and Snow Hill Railway Station.

Energy Performance Rating



Freehold – Subject to the existing tenancies.

Value Added Tax

We understand that VAT is applicable on this transaction. For those who are VAT registered the intention would be to treat as a TOGC, full details will be available within the legal pack.

Auctioneer's 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.


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Accommodation / Tenancy Details

Demise Area (sq.ft.) Tenant Term Rent PA ERV Comments
Floor Use Floor Areas Approx Tenant Term Rents Per Annum Comments
Ground & Basement Public House Ground Floor- 244.61sqm (2,633sqft)
Basement- 161.74sqm (1,741sqft)
Greene King Neighbourhood Estates Pubs Limited
Guaranteed by Greene King PLC with an Authorised Guarantee Agreement from Whitbread PLC T/A The Florence
With effect from 29th September 1996 until 28th September 2046 £78,750 The lease provides for 5 yearly upwards only rent reviews the next falling on the 19th September 2026
First/Second/Third Residential Not measured Unique Management Limited 150 years from 29th July 2009 Peppercorn The lease expires on 28th July 2159
We have not had sight in respect of any of the tenancy/lease documentation, copies will be available for inspection within the legal pack.

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