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Good afternoon, thank you for contacting Just Answer my name is***** am a solicitor and I will be assisting you today. I am sorry to hear about your current circumstances, however the only route would be to proceed to bringing a smalls claim against the seller, it is unlikely that the seller is corresponding with their solicitor and therefore can no longer assist your solicitors.
Bringing a claim to small claims usually takes around 6 - 8 weeks if it is undefended, the online claim form for a claim up to £500 is £35 and the overall process is designed to be straight forward and much less time consuming.
Your solicitor is not responsible for your loss you have incurred, the fixtures and fittings which constituted part of the contract was made between the seller and yourself, your solicitor cannot claim on your behalf. I cannot see another route apart from going down the smalls claim route.
The following link should assist you: https://www.gov.uk/make-court-claim-for-money your solicitor was acting in your conveyancing matter not for your litigation cliam.
Hopefully I have answered but if anything remains unclear I will be happy to assist you further.
It may be worth contacting the estate agents who dealt with the sale to see if they can provide a forwarding address.
I would continue chase the solicitors and agents involved until the address has been provided.
That would be the only other alternative.