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The Online Property Agency, Birmingham
Residential Development

Key features

  • Site With Planning For 96 Bed Student Accommodation
  • Part Conversion & Part Demolition & New Build To Convert The Existing Community Centre
  • 0.903 Acre Site
  • Freehold
  • Parking
  • Planning For Studios and Cluster Flats of 5, 6 & 7 Bed Units
  • 0.3 Miles to Duddeston Train Station , 1.1 Mile to Millenium Point, 1.2 miles to Aston University
  • Outside Birmingham Clean Air Zone
  • Dedicated Two Way Cycle Lane Direct To Aston University

Property description

Tenure: Freehold



The OPA are delighted to present this rare opportunity to acquire this 0.93 acre site. The property benefits from full planning permission for part conversion, part demolition and new build to convert the existing community centre (D1) to a 96 bed student accommodation (Sui Generis) with associated parking, amenity space and landscaping”


The property is located in on a prominent position on the junction of Nechells Park Way (A47) and Melvina Road.

It is conveniently positioned for student accommodation being within only 1.1 miles of The BCU Campus and 1.2 miles to Aston University and is ideally located for those studying at the various universities and colleges across the city.

Birmingham is a student city: 80,000 students - studying at eight universities.

Birmingham ranks as one of the most popular in Europe in which to invest and is currently attracting £billions of investment and is recognised as the fastest growing UK city for property price growth

There has never been a better time to invest in Birmingham. The city centre has been transformed by the £600m regeneration of New Street station, HS2 is coming and major developments continue across the region.

Within close proximity are:

Duddeston Train Station: 0.3 miles

Millennium Point: 1.1 miles

A38 Motorway: 1.2 miles HS2: 2 miles

Birmingham Bull Ring: 2 miles

Moor Street Station: 2 miles

PLANNING: 2019/10274/PA

Planning Approval: Part conversion and part demolition and new build to convert existing community centre (D1) to 96 bed student accommodation (Sui Generis) with associated parking, amenity space and landscaping”


The proposed accommodation will include:

Ground Floor

Cluster 1 / 6 beds

Cluster 2 / 7 beds

Cluster 3 / 5 beds

Cluster 4 / 6 beds

Cluster 5 / 6 beds

Studio Flat 1

Studio Flat 2

Studio Flat 3

Lower Ground Floor

Cluster 1 / 6 beds

Studio Flat 1

Studio Flat 2

Studio Flat 3

Studio Flat 4

Studio Flat 5

Studio Flat 6

First Floor

Cluster 1 / 6 beds

Cluster 2 / 7 beds

Cluster 3 / 5 beds

Cluster 4 / 6 beds

Cluster 5 / 6 beds

Studio Flat 1

Studio Flat 2

Studio Flat 3

Second Floor

Cluster 1 / 7 beds

Studio Flat 1

Studio Flat 2

Studio Flat 3

Studio Flat 4

Studio Flat 5

Studio Flat 6

Studio Flat 7

Studio Flat 8

Studio Flat 9

Studio Flat 10

Studio Flat 11


We are advised the property is freehold and is being sold with vacant possession.


Viewings are via The OPA.

Buyers Fee

Buyer's Reservation Fee of 2% of The Purchase Price. T&Cs apply.

The OPA’s “Secure It Now Exclusivity Package”

This property is being offered under The OPA’s “Secure It Now Exclusivity Package”

This is an innovative secure and straightforward way to purchase this property.

Here are the benefits for you:

• Secure your dream property straight away

• Properties are realistically priced

• Similar to a “normal” or “conventional” sale with a few measures to protect the buyer and the seller

• Focuses on speed

• Mortgage buyer friendly

• Suitable for first time buyer

• Mortgage buyers and cash buyers compete on equal terms

• No competitive bidding

• No risk of being gazumped

• Minimises risk of fall throughs

Secure It Now Exclusivity Package - How does it work?

Our sellers are motivated and willing to price their properties competitively in order to ensure a fast and secure sale.

You can now secure the purchase with a buyer’s “Secure It Now Exclusivity fee “ of 2% which includes :

• A legally binding contract granting the buyer exclusive rights to purchase the property within a given timeframe (usually 56 days / 8 weeks )

• Paying the Exclusivity Fee ensures that the seller takes their property off the market as soon as the sale is agreed and reserves it exclusively for you.

• This prevents the risk of gazumping and the

• helps you avoid losing money and wasting time which most buyers like you may face with the traditional estate agent's approach.

• You get a fixed exclusivity period (approximately 8 weeks) to complete, safe in the knowledge that you will not be gazumped or outbid by another buyer.

Step 1 - Register your interest

Step 2 - Sort out your finances

Step 3 - Arrange a viewing / Virtual Tour

Step 4 - Make an offer

Step 5 - Secure your purchase using our buy and Secure It Now Exclusivity package

Step 6 - Exchange and completion

Next Steps – Do Not Miss Out -

Please note this is a realistically priced property and is likely going to create a fair amount of buying interest. If you're interested in buying this property, we'd urge you to contact us immediately to avoid losing out.

MONEY LAUNDERING REGULATIONS - Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale. 2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract. 3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect. 4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense. 5: All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permission for use and occupation, and other details are given without responsibility and any intending purchasers or tenants should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them; 6: No persons in the employment of The OPA has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property. No services, fixtures, fittings or appliances, including central heating, have been tested by the Agent at the time of printing. All references to parts of the fabric, material, decoration, external or internal features or grounds of the property are made without any warranty as to their conditions or effectiveness. Where definite checks have been made, such results will be made clear at the appropriate place in the particulars of sale. Every effort has been made by the Agents to obtain accurate information from the correct sources. However, intending purchasers and other readers are asked to make their own arrangements regarding verification of any statements expressed in these particulars of sale.

Any reference to, or use of any part of the property is not a statement that any necessary planning, building regulations or other consent has been obtained. All photographs shown are indicative and cannot be guaranteed to represent the complete interior scheme or items included in the sale. No person in our employment has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property.

Misrepresentation Act 1967: The OPA for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are, give notice that: (1) These particulars do not amount to, nor amount to any part of, an offer or contract. (2) None of the statements contained in these particulars should be relied on as statements or representations of fact, therefore all prospective purchasers or tenants must satisfy themselves as to their accuracy



Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Duddeston Station0.2 miles
  • Aston Station0.9 miles
  • Adderley Park Station0.9 miles

About the agent

The Online Property Agency, Birmingham

Sovereign Court Graham Street, Birmingham, B1 3JR

Are you fed-up with traditional property agent attitude and fees? We're with

you all the way.

That's why The Online Property Agency (The OPA) has been built by property

experts, from the ground up, with you in mind.

The OPA offers a unique property platform that benefits both sellers and

buyers by applying some very simple principles:

* Understand the needs of both the buyer and the seller.

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