Lot 37


The Former Crown & Sceptre, The Street, Acol, Birchington, Kent, CT7 0JA
The Former Crown & Sceptre, The Street, Acol, Birchington, Kent, CT7 0JA
Sold £215,000

The detached former public house is situated in the village of Acol, which lies between Birchington and Minster.

The premises has been subject to a major external improvement programme and has Planning Consent for conversion into two dwellings.


Planning Permission has been granted by Thanet District Council, under ref: F/TH/18/1727, dated 15th March 2019, for the change of use of public house (use Class A4) into one, four bedroom and one, two bedroom dwelling with associated external alterations, landscaping and parking, subject to conditions.

A copy of the Planning Consent and proposed plans will be available to download from the Clive Emson website or for inspection at the Auctioneer's Office.

Proposed Accommodation

Two Bedroom Dwelling

Ground Floor

Kitchen, living room, two bedrooms and bathroom.

Four Bedroom Dwelling

Ground Floor

Entrance hall, cloakroom/W.C., kitchen and living room.

First Floor

Landing, two bedrooms and bathroom.

Second Floor

Landing, master bedroom with en-suite and further bedroom.


Three parking bays and garden.

Freehold with Vacant Possession


All lots are sold subject to the Common Auction Conditions and Special Conditions of Sale (unless varied by the Sellers Solicitors), together with the Addendum, which will be available on Auction Day.

* Price Information

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