Office for sale in Scotch Street, Whitehaven CA28

Guide price £145,000 (£70.32/sq. ft)
Office for sale 2,062 sq. ft*
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Property description

Offices/surgery with planning for residential development

• 3-storey Georgian terrace building
• Planning permission to convert to 4 flats
• Also suit range of office, medical or other similar uses
• Total Floor Area 91.6 sqm (2,062 sqft)
• Situated in the town centre just off main shopping area
• Historic west Cumbria harbour town

Whitehaven is a harbour town situated on the west coast of Cumbria with a population of around 25,000 and its re-developed marina area attracts many visitors. The Lake District National Park lies just a few miles inland and the neighbouring town of Workington is about 6 miles to the north. The M6 motorway at Penrith is approximately 40 miles to the east via the A595 and A66 trunk roads. A station on the coastal rail line links the town with the west coast main line. Major retailers in the town include, Dorothy Perkins, Superdrug, Boots, Dixons, Burtons, wh Smith, and Bon Marche. The property is situated in the town centre fronting Scotch Street, a main through road, in a mixed residential and commercial area.

The property comprises a fine Georgian three storey town house which has been converted for commercial uses and would suit a professional firm for offices, medical practice or a range of similar uses and has planning permission to convert to 4 flats.

Accommodation & Floor Areas
Sqm Sqft
Ground Floor 62.8 676
Waiting Room, Reception, Offices/ Surgeries, Toilets

First Floor 67.4 726
Offices/ Surgeries, Staff Rooms, Kitchen, Storage and WC

Second Floor 30.9 333
Living Room, Bedroom, Kitchen, Shower Room

Basement 30.5 328

Total Floor Area 191.6 2,062

All references to areas and dimensions are deemed to be approximate.

We are advised that mains water, electricity, gas and drainage are connected to the property. It has gas central heating. No warranty is given regarding the working order of any appliances or services referred to in these particulars.

We are advised the property is freehold.

Description in list: Surgery & Premises
Rateable Value: £12,250

The property benefits from small business rates relief.

Fixtures & Fittings
Any items in the nature of fixtures and fittings not referred to in these particulars are excluded.

Prospective purchasers or tenants should satisfy themselves that their proposed use complies with all planning regulations by making inquiries with the local planning authority.

Plannning consent was granted on 8 October 2020 by Copeland Borough Council for conversion to provide 4 residential flats (Application No. 4/20/2315/0F1). Copies of documents can be requested from the agent or downloaded from the council planning portal :

Vat & Stamp Duty
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Property info

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