November’s Unusual Auction Properties of the Month

November 6, 2022

Caroline Lamb - Property Auctions News

by Caroline Lamb

See below for a selection of the most unique, unusual and interesting properties available for auction across the UK this November.

From a unique graffiti-covered building in North London to an 18th Century Baptist chapel near Tiverton, there is a truly diverse range of lots for sale this month.

Detached Property Engulfed in Graffiti on the Tottenham High Road Historic Corridor

(Tottenham, London)

Commercial Building on Tottenham High Road - For Sale with Savills for a Guide Price of £475,000 (November 2022)

This striking building is an unusual find in North London, particularly as it is located just off Tottenham’s High Road.

The property is derelict and covered in colourful graffiti. With the whole pot measuring 75 sq m, there is plenty of scope for refurbishment and redevelopment – and, while currently a commercial property, the building has a wide range of potential future uses depending on consent.

Just across the road from Bruce Grove train station and situated just off a bustling thoroughfare featuring numerous retail outlets and hospitality venues, this property represents a very exciting opportunity for an investor seeking a project.

This lot is available via Savills auctions, and bidding will commence on 8th November with a Guide Price of £475,000.

17th Century House with Threshing Barn

(Wimpstone, Warwickshire)

17th Century Cottage in Wimpstone - For Sale with Sheldon Bosley Knight for a Guide Price of £500,000 (November 2022)

A stunning rural property sitting in 6 acres of very attractive farmland including river meadows, gardens and a courtyard, this property features a number of outbuildings, including a threshing barn.

The farmhouse itself sustained extensive fire damage earlier this year, but retains significant renovation potential. Located just 8 miles south of Stratford-upon-Avon (Warwickshire), the birthplace of William Shakespeare, this beautiful lot represents a fantastic opportunity to add a great deal of value to an already hugely attractive property.

Auctioneers Sheldon Bosley Knight will take The Castle to auction on Monday 28th November, with a Guide Price of £500,000.

Grade II Listed Baptist Chapel

(Tarporley, Cheshire)

Baptist Chapel near Tiverton - For Sale with Wright Marshall for a Guide Price of £175,000 (November 2022)

A beautiful single-storey Grade II listed building, the buyers of Brassey Green Baptist Chapel near Tarporley in Cheshire may apply to the local council for change of use if desired.

The chapel is a hugely attractive building sitting in just over 2670 square metres of land, some of which is consecrated and contains graves, so much not be moved.

Sitting just between Brassey Green and Hand Green, half an hour’s drive from Chester, the property will be sold by Wright Marshall auctions on 7th November with a Guide price between £125,000 – £175,000.

18th Century Farm House with Planning Permission

(Sheffield)

Farmhouse near Sheffield - For Sale with Bagshaw's for a Guide Price of £450,000 (November 2022)

A wonderful five bedroom property dating back to 1750, this farm house is located in Ridgeway, just outside Sheffield, towards the north east border of Derbyshire.

There is already planning permission in place for the addition of a driveway and garden room, making life far easier for buyers of this Grade II listed property.

The house sits in half an acre of land and features sizeable gardens and an orchard. The property will be sold at auction by Bagshaws on 21st November and has a Guide price of £450,000.

Weatherboard Barn and Land

(Faversham)

Barn near Faversham - For Sale with Clive Emson for a Guide Price of £100,000 (November 2022)

Currently registered as a commercial property, this characterful barn has most recently been used as a store for building materials. Sitting in a sizeable plot of land with residential property on either side, this lot has significant potential for development.

Its peaceful rural location makes this a highly desirable property, particularly considering its proximity to the beautiful Oare Marshes and Elmley National Nature Reserves, just off the Thames Estuary.

This lot remained unsold by Clive Emson at their last auction, and is currently still available at a Guide price of £100,000.