Properties with potential feature heavily in Mark Jenkinson’s January auction


Written by: Adrian Little on 9th January 2024

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The words “Modernisation”, Restoration” and “Upgrading” feature heavily in our first auction of 2024, as 93 lots come under the virtual hammer later this month.

Whether you are a seasoned developer looking for your next opportunity or an individual interested in taking on your first project – our January online auction features a variety of properties with development potential, requiring varying degrees of work.

Traditionally, the first auction of the year is a busy one, as builders line up their next project in readiness for the Spring and Summer markets or investors seek their next rental property to meet the ever-increasing demand.

Here, we take a look at just some of the highlights in this month’s auction– the full catalogue can be viewed by clicking on this link. 

Lot 13: 11 Earl Marshal Road

If you’re someone who’s on the hunt for your next investment opportunity or a home you can really make your own 11 Earl Marshal Road could be the right property for you. This larger than average 3 bedroom semi-detached house offers excellent potential to refurbish and possibly extend. With an attractive guide price of £125,000+ it’s sure to prove popular on the day. 

Lot 19: 26 St. Ronans Road


Next up we have this attractive stone fronted 3 bedroom detached house a popular residential area in Sheffield. While it requires a scheme of modernisation, this could be a great project to put your own stamp on a lovely family home. At a guide price of £250,000+, it’s not one to be missed.

 Lot 37: 42 Duncan Road


Lastly, is 42 Duncan Road – a two bedroom stone fronted inner terrace. Located on a popular cul-de-sac in one of Sheffield’s most popular areas, the property has potential for both first time buyers and landlords looking to add to their portfolio. It’s sure to be of interest to many buyers with a guide price of £125,000+.

If you’re interested in bidding in this month’s auction, you will need to register before midday on Monday 29th January. To find out how to register, just follow our easy 5 step guide here.

If you have property or land to sell, we have a range of auction dates available - call 0345 505 1200 to discuss your options or click here to request a free auction appraisal. 

About the Author

Over the last 40 years Adrian has been involved in the sale by auction of over 10,000 properties in the Yorkshire and Humber region, ranging from small sites and ground rents to large industrial estates and residential investments. He has been most fortunate to have sold many landmark buildings throughout the region and is particularly interested in properties that require modernisation, restoration or redevelopment.

Having spent many hours on the rostrum at Bramall Lane, he saw the incredibly successful transition to online auctions seeing some £100m of residential, commercial, agricultural and industrial lots being sold for private, corporate and local authority clients. In March 2023, he joined Eddisons and Pugh & Co to forward this success and continue to offer personal service with a larger national presence .