Here's how much historic house in the Bradford district sold for at auction

This former canal pump house in Dock Lane, Shipley, has been sold at auction <i>(Image: Pugh Auctions)</i>
This former canal pump house in Dock Lane, Shipley, has been sold at auction (Image: Pugh Auctions)

A FORMER canal pump house in the Bradford district dating back to 1872 sold at auction for more than its asking price.

The property, on Dock Lane, Shipley, which features three bedrooms, bathroom, front, lounge, study and utility room. It had a guide price of £150,000 but sold for £163,000 at the online auction.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The outside of the property in Shipley
Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The outside of the property in Shipley

The outside of the property in Shipley (Image: Pugh Auctions)

It featured in an online auction through Pugh Auctions, which concluded on January 18.

A description said: "The property is a two-storey, three-bedroom dwelling that may be appropriate for an owner-occupier or to be rented out by a landlord-buyer.

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: One of the rooms inside the Dock Lane property
Bradford Telegraph and Argus: One of the rooms inside the Dock Lane property

One of the rooms inside the Dock Lane property (Image: Pugh Auctions)

“Alternatively, the property may be suitable for other uses subject to the necessary consents.

“The property requires some modernisation but does retain some of its attractive, period features.”

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