Six of the houses were seen on-screen as sets and the remaining seven were used to house the administration, post-production, canteen, make-up and technical facilities for cast and crew. Over the following 21 years Brookside Close helped launch the careers of stars such as Ricky Tomlinson, Sue Johnston and Anna Friel earning its right as a unique piece of television memorabilia.
Steeped in television history these thirteen long leasehold houses were bought by developers in 2005 and refurbished. They have remained vacant since and do require some work.
The properties were sold collectively at the auction with a guide price of £550,000 – £600,000.
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