Cottage in Alcester

5 Moorfield Road, Alcester, B49 5DA

Lot no: 58 Property type: Cottage Auction type: Unconditional with Fixed FeeWhere exchange occurs immediately on the fall of the gavel. The successful bidder will be legally obliged to exchange contracts, pay a 10% deposit (subject to a minimum of £5,000) together with the buyers fee of £1074 and complete within a set time period.

Guide Price* £195,000+plus fees Result Withdrawn Post

Attractive Character Cottage in the heart of Alcester

Property Description

A rare opportunity to purchase a delightful character cottage in the centre of historic Alcester, within walking distance of the town centre, ideal for local shops, restaurants and pubs. Road links provide easy access to the motoway network and nearby towns including Stratford, Worcester, Redditch and Birmingham. The property has been maintained to a high standard and also retains a number of original features providing character and charm. A rear extension provides plenty of space to the ground floor. The accommodation benefits double glazing and a gas fired central heating system.

Ground Floor:
Dining Room

10ft3 x 10ft2


13ft3 x 10ft1


With stairs to first floor.


6ft x 5ft2


12ft1 (max) x 7ft2

Rear Porch
First Floor:


Bedroom One

12ft4 x 10ft3

Bedroom Two

10ft4 x 10ft4


Low maintenance rear garden with side and rear gated access. Double garage with electric up and over door, power and lighting.

There is parking space to the front of the property for two vehicles. There is a no through road to the front of the property, and the rear backs on to a road, which we are informed does not get overly busy.


Freehold. Vacant possession upon completion.

Conditions of Sale
The Conditions of Sale will be deposited at the offices of the auctioneers and vendors solicitors/licensed conveyancers prior to the auction and the purchaser shall be deemed to have knowledge of same whether inspected or not. Any questions relating to them must be raised prior to the auction. Prospective purchasers are advised to check with the auctioneers before the sale that the property is neither sold nor withdrawn.

The purchaser will also be deemed to have read and understood the auction conduct notes printed within the sale catalogue.

A 10% deposit is payable on the fall of the gavel, subject to a minimum of £5,000.

*Guide Prices and Reserve Prices
Each property sold is subject to a Reserve Price. The Reserve Price, which is agreed between the seller and the auctioneer just prior to the auction, 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. Both the Guide Price and the Reserve Price can be subject to change up to and including the day of the auction. For a full definition of the Guide Price and the Reserve Price click here.

Energy Performance Certificates
EPCs can be viewed in full in the lot information section at the top of this page or in the legal pack.

Prospective purchasers will need to register within the auction room before the sale commences. Two items of identity will be required together with an indication of how a contractual deposit will be paid. We do not take cash or cheque deposits. Remote bidding facilities are also available.

Auction Fees
The sale of each lot is subject to a buyer’s fee of £1,074 inc VAT (£895 + VAT) (unless otherwise stated in the important notices), payable on the fall of the hammer.

The purchase of this property may include associated fees not listed here. Any additional fees will be confirmed in the legal pack which can be downloaded from our website from the lot information section above. Or to find out more about any additional fees associated with this property please contact the auction office.