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Hele garage site is sold

11:43 01 April 2014

The former garage site at Hele Bay in Ilfracombe has been sold.

The former garage site at Hele Bay in Ilfracombe has been sold.

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Vacant property goes for £208,000 at auction.

HELE Bay Garage in Ilfracombe has been sold at auction for £208,000.

The former petrol filling station, shop and residential accommodation was among 20 lots sold by Clive Emson auctioneers on Thursday.

It has been closed for about a year and receivers had instructed the freehold sale of the property with a guide price of £200,000 to £250,000.

Scott Gray, auctioneer and regular on BBC’s Homes Under The Hammer, said: “Bidders were attracted by the potential of the site in an ideal position on the main road through the area.”

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