2 bedroom Cottage in Bridgnorth

2 Severn Cottages, Severnside, Highley, Bridgnorth WV16 6NU
  • Lot No: 186
  • Property Type: Cottage
  • Contract Type: Conditional with Reservation Fee
Berriman Eaton - Bridgnorth Sold Prior to Auction
Property Description

The village of Highley is situated approximately seven miles from the market town of Bridgnorth with wonderful rolling Shropshire countryside surrounding the village. Highley is within easy access of Ironbridge, Telford and the West Midlands conurbation whilst the area is close to beautiful wooded walks, the River Severn, The Severn Valley Railway and provides an ideal balance of town and country life. Highley is a very popular commuter village with a full range of shops and local amenities including the leisure facilities at the Severn centre and Highley primary school. Enjoying this tranquil setting on the banks of the River Severn this cottage is in need of full renovation and offers great potential as a country retreat or a holiday let/fisherman's cottage. The location has a great selection of countryside walks and pubs, along with local activities on your door step such as the Severn Valley Railway and Museum, pubs, fishing, kayaking and golfing. Entering the cottage through the front courtyard, with shared gated access, the front door opens through into the LOUNGE with log burner and window to the front elevation. Leading through into a further RECEPTION ROOM/DINING ROOM with stairs off to the first floor and a large log burner with a back boiler supplying the central heating. The KITCHEN is to the rear with a window and door into the LEAN-TO with a back door opening out to the rear garden and adjoining store. To the first floor there are TWO DOUBLE BEDROOMS and a fitted bathroom to include a WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle and airing cupboard with a window to the rear aspect. To the front the cottage benefits from a paved patio seating terrace to enjoy the views. There is a private rear garden with a large secure store, shed and adjoining store. Rear gated access leads to a tarmac driveway where the cottages each have an allocated parking space. SERVICES: We are advised by our client that mains water and electricity are connected. Private drainage. Solid fuel central heating. Verification should be obtained from your surveyor. TENURE: We are advised by our client that the property is FREEHOLD. Verification should be obtained by your Solicitors. COUNCIL TAX: Shropshire Council www.mycounciltax.org.uk/content/index FIXTURES AND FITTINGS: By separate negotiation. VIEWING ARRANGEMENTS: Viewing strictly by appointment only. Please contact the BRIDGNORTH OFFICE. DIRECTIONS: Leaving Bridgnorth heading out towards Chelmarsh on the B4555. Passing through the Hamlets of Eardington and Chelmarsh. You will enter the Village of Highley. Follow the road straight through onto the High Street. Take a left turn into Station Road and continue down towards the River Severn passing under the railway bridge and bear left with the river positioned on your right hand side. Continue past 'The Ship Inn' where the 2 Severn Cottages is located on the left hand side identified by our for sale board. Tenure Auction Method Auction Method: The auction for this property will be conducted online through our online-bidding platform. This is a Timed Auction, so there are no other lots being sold alongside this property. The timeslot for the auction is displayed on SDL Auctions' website. To view this, search for the property on their website. Then click onto the property to view the property details. The time remaining to bid and end date of the auction is displayed on the page. You are required to undertake identity checks before you can be authorised to bid. You must also provide your payment details. If you do not provide this information, your registration will not be processed. When you place your bid, you are deemed to have agreed to SDL Auctions' Buyers Terms (England & Wales) which are available on SDL Auctions website. Auction type - Unconditional with Variable Fee If you are the highest bidder, you must exchange legally binding contracts for the sale when the auction for the property comes to an end. You must then pay the applicable fees and deposit. You must complete the sale within 20 business days unless the Special Conditions of Sale contained within the Legal Pack state otherwise.

Lounge

With log burning and window to the front elevation.


Reception/ Dining Room

with stairs off to the first floor and a large log burner with a back boiler supplying the central heating


Kitchen

is to the rear with a window and door into the Lean-To with a back door opening out to the rear garden and adjoining store.


First Floor

Two Double Bedrooms and a fitted bathroom to include a WC, wash hand basin, shower cubicle and airing cupboard with a window to the rear aspect.


Outside

To the front the cottage benefits from a paved patio seating terrace to enjoy the views. <br>There is a private rear garden with a large secure store, shed and adjoining store. Rear gated access leads to a tarmac driveway where the cottages each have an allocated parking space


Note:

The property has a septic tank.


Tenure

Freehold


Auction Method: The auction for this property will take place as an “Auction Event” behind closed doors with a live auctioneer and will be streamed online in real-time. The property will be sold alongside several other lots. Bids must be placed remotely- please see the below section on “Registration Process”. The auction can be watched in real-time on the auction date, by following the link on our home page: https://www.sdlauctions.co.uk/ The auction date applicable for the property is displayed on this page. It is not possible to provide a precise timeslot when this property will be auctioned on the day, because there are other lots being sold. You are required to undertake identity checks before you can be authorised to bid. You must also provide your payment details. If you do not provide this information, your registration will not be processed. When you place your bid, you are deemed to have agreed to SDL Property Auctions’ Buyers Terms (England & Wales). Auction Type - Conditional with Reservation Fee If you are the highest bidder when the auction for the property comes to an end, you will enter into a reservation agreement with the seller. You must then pay the applicable reservation fee. You will then have 40 business days within which to exchange contracts and complete the sale, unless the Special Conditions of Sale contained within the legal pack specify a different time limit. If you fail to do so, you may lose your reservation fee. During the 40-business day reservation period, the seller is not able to accept other offers. Auction Fees The following non-refundable fees apply:
  • Reservation Fee- payable immediately when the auction ends. This is calculated as a percentage of the actual purchase price of the property. Either:
(a) 4.8% (including VAT) of the purchase price, for properties up to and including £250,000 (b) 3.6% (including VAT) of the purchase price for properties sold for over £250,000 The Reservation Fee is subject always to a minimum of £6,000 (including VAT). The Reservation Fee does not contribute to the purchase price. Deposit This property is listed under the Conditional with Reservation Fee sale method, therefore the deposit will be payable on exchange of contracts and executed via the solicitors. The amount to be paid will be listed in the Special Conditions of Sale. Payment Method Applicable fees must be paid immediately after a winning bid has been placed. We do not accept payment by cash or cheque. Prior to the auction, we will email you to register your card details with our third-party provider, Stripe. Your card details will be stored on their secure online payment platform. Payment will only be taken from you in the event of a winning bid. In this case, you will be contacted by one of our representatives to make payment. If we cannot make contact with you within 24 hours after the auction ends, we reserve the right to charge your card. Legal Pack Before bidding, you must view the legal pack for the property. This is the collection of legal documents that apply to the sale. The documents will include but are not limited to: Special Conditions of Sale, title documents from the Land Registry and Energy Performance Certificate. The legal pack can be viewed on this page, under the sub-heading “Legal pack”. Follow this link, and you will then be directed to create an account with Auction Passport to view the documents. The legal pack can change at any time up until the auction starts so you must check for the most recent version of the legal pack. An addendum may be issued outlining any late changes. At the point of placing your bid, you are deemed to have read the legal pack in its entirety, including any changes. Failure to check for changes to the legal pack will not be a valid reason for withdrawing from the sale. It is strongly recommended that you instruct a qualified professional to review the legal pack and raise any necessary enquiries before bidding. Special Conditions of Sale The property is sold subject to any Special Conditions of Sale. These are contractual conditions that are included by the seller of the property - they are not part of SDL Property Auctions’ terms and conditions. The Special Conditions of Sale are legally binding. You are taken to have read and accepted these at the point of bidding, even if you have not done so. The Special Conditions of Sale are available to read in the legal pack. Energy Performance Certificate The EPC for this property can be viewed in full at the top of this page or in the legal pack. Registration Process: To register to bid on the property, you must submit your remote bid here: https://www.sdlauctions.co.uk/remote-telephone-proxy-bidding/. There is also a link to register on the property details page, where you will also be able to find the lot number for the property. Prospective buyers must register no later than 12pm the day before the auction date. If you register after the cut off, it cannot be guaranteed that your registration will be processed. Guide Price & Reserve Price Each property sold is subject to a Reserve Price. The Reserve Price will be within + or - 10% of the Guide Price. The Guide Price is issued solely as a guide so that a buyer can consider whether or not to pursue their interest. A full definition can be found within the Buyers Terms.