Selly Oak water tower sells at Bond Wolfe debut

first_imgHome » News » Agencies & People » Selly Oak water tower sells at Bond Wolfe debut previous nextAgencies & PeopleSelly Oak water tower sells at Bond Wolfe debutThe Negotiator16th May 201901,438 Views An historic Birmingham landmark could become home to a spectacular rooftop penthouse as well as three luxury apartments after it was purchased at Bond Wolfe Auctions’ inaugural sale at Villa Park.The locally listed former water tower, built in 1902 and previously part of Selly Oak Hospital, already has planning permission for conversion into three apartments.But the new owners are now looking into adding a prestigious glass penthouse on the roof of the property.Talwinder Singh bought the tower in partnership with his brother-in-law Gurpreet Singh for £238,000 at Bond Wolfe Auctions’ sale at Villa Park on 13 March, where it had appeared with a guide price of £100,000.We are thrilled to purchase such a beautiful building and plan to start work on it very soon to convert it.Talwinder said, “We are thrilled to purchase such a beautiful building and plan to start work on it very soon to convert it to residential use.“We bought it with the knowledge that it already has planning permission for three luxury apartments to attract premium rental incomes, and we may well go ahead with that – but we might have a plan to seek extra permission for a glass penthouse on the rooftop.”Selly Oak water tower auction Bond Wolfe Bond Wolfe auction Talwinder Singh May 16, 2019The NegotiatorWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021last_img

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