Forest Drive, Birmingham, B17 9HW


*SOLD VIA ONLINE AUCTION* MECS are please to offer a 2nd floor one bedroom purposed built apartment in Harborne - No Upward Chain - Contact the office for more details.

MECS are pleased to offer for sale BY ONLINE AUCTION a smart top-floor flat in a quiet off-road location in the ever-popular suburb of Harborne. This must-see property is ideal as a first home, investment for rental, or as a home for the working week, and comes part-furnished with the benefit of an allocated parking space.

Harborne High Street and its excellent amenities are a short walk away, and the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham University, Harborne Pool & Fitness Centre and Birmingham Botanical Gardens are all within easy walking distance. There are excellent nearby transport links to Birmingham City Centre, and the Harborne Walkway starts just outside the property, offering a very pleasant walking or cycling route.

Located on the second floor in the top-right corner of the building, the flat is south-facing and enjoys a great deal of natural light. It comprises a deceptively-spacious lounge with open-plan fitted kitchen, double bedroom with fitted wardrobe, bathroom with bath and shower, entrance hall and storage cupboard. A loft space is accessible for extra storage.

The flat comes with a double bed and mattress, washer-dryer, fridge with freezer compartment, chest of drawers and bookcase. It benefits from double glazing, E7 night storage heating, and a security intercom to the building entrance.

Contact the office now to book your viewing.

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The Conditions of Sale will be available online at least seven days prior to sale ending 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 end of the auction.

Each property sold is subject to a Reserve Price. The Reserve Price will be within + or - 10% of the Start Price. The Start Price is issued solely as a guide so that a buyer can consider whether or not to pursue their interest.

By arrangement with the partner agents or can be booked online at

EPCs can be viewed in full on our website on the sales details page or in the legal pack.

Every online bidder must first create an account at This is a very quick and simple process. Once you have registered, you will be able to search, download legal documents, arrange viewings and contact the Agents, Auctioneers and the solicitors if you have queries on the property.

This property is for sale Under The Hammer by the Modern Method of Auction which is not to be confused with traditional auction. The Modern Method of Auction is a flexible buyer friendly method of purchase which allows you up to 56 days to complete on the property which means interested parties can proceed with traditional residential finance.

If you are the successful bidder, at the end of the specified time period, you'll enter into a reservation agreement with the seller and have 28 days within which to exchange. If you fail to do so, you may lose your reservation fee. During the 28 day reservation period, the seller is not able to accept other offers.

The sale of each Lot is subject to a reservation fee (additional to the purchase price) of 3.5% + VAT (4.2% inc VAT) subject to a minimum £5,000 +VAT (£6,000 inc VAT). The reservation fee does not contribute towards the purchase price. Where applicable, you will be required to pay any outstanding amounts of the reservation fee immediately after the end of the auction, which can be paid by debit card or bank transfer. This will be specified in the reservation contract.

Full terms and conditions are available at

Please contact us on 0121 681 6327 if you wish to arrange a viewing appointment for this property, or require further information.

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  • No Upward Chain
  • Ideal investment property
  • 2nd floor apartment
  • Allocated Parking
  • 100 year lease
  • Service Charge £87.00 / month
  • Water bills included in service charge

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