2 Bearwood Road, Smethwick, B66 4HH

Three storey property in Smethwick

Guide price*


Plus fees

Sold for £450,000

Lot 1 Commercial Vacant
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Auction details:

Thursday 14th December 2023 @ 09:00AM

A Vacant Freehold Three Storey Property

Property Description

A three storey locally listed building built in 1903 behind a short foregarden with pathway approach. Service yard and parking is accessed from the rear via Cheshire Road. Situated within residential housing and local shopping, Victoria Park and Cape Hill shopping centre are all within easy walking distance.


Ground Floor: Entrance Porch, Hall, Lift, Stores, WC, Access to Cellar, Two Meeting Rooms, Canteen with Kitchen and Seating Area.
First Floor: Landing, Lift, Five Rooms, Kitchen, WC, Stores.
Second Floor: Landing, Three Rooms, Three Interconnecting Rooms and Stores.
Outside: Front Garden, Side Access and Rear Car Park.

Energy Performance Rating

See legal pack.


Freehold – Vacant possession upon completion.


The property has potential for change of use from offices to education facilities, health facility, doctors, dentists, opticians, vets etc or residential use but expressly excluding HMO subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents. A planning brief is available and will be contained within the legal pack or upon request from the auctioneers. For any planning enquiries please contact Aaran Sangha on 0121 569 3534 at Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council.

Auctioneer's Note

Please note no offers will be considered prior to the Auction Sale.
In addition to the purchase price, the purchaser will be required to pay the Council's professional fees of a max. sum of £3,500 +VAT on completion.

The metal security door accessing the front, and temporary heras fencing to the frontage of the property, will be removed either prior or on completion and the purchaser will be responsible for maintaining their own security arrangements at that time.


See viewing schedule.
Tuesday 5th Dec 2023 13:45-14:00
Thursday 7th Dec 2023 11:45-12:00
Tuesday 12th Dec 2023 13:45-14:00
Thursday 30th Nov 2023 11:45-12:00
Sandwell Council

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