Auction date: 25th & 26th November 2020
Former fire station constructed in circa 1903
Previously occupied as a car showroom & vehicle workshop
Upper floors comprising offices & storage facilities
Suitable for a variety of alternative uses (STP)
Extensive site and good sized car park
Prominent location on the edge of town centre
Approximately 1,134 Sq. M (12,209 Sq. Ft)
Freehold with vacant possession
•For Sale By Online Auction – 25th & 26th November 2020
•Guide Price: £795,000+
•Substantial mixed use premises
•Former car showroom & workshop
•Vacant: Opportunity to develop site (STP)
•Freehold with vacant possession
•Suitable for a variety of uses (STP)
The mixed use premises are located in a prominent position within Burton-Upon-Trent town centre. The substantial premises which front New Street are well placed within the main commercial area of the town close to a variety of retail and hot food uses. The Octagon and Coopers Square Shopping Centres are accessed close by to the property offering excellent passing traffic foot and road traffic.
The premises were previously occupied by TL Darby MG and operated as a car showroom with large vehicle workshop, ancillary offices, and storage to the upper floors. The site offers a large private car park, which is currently let on an ad-hoc basis to a national parking facility.
The accommodation includes a spacious showroom, four sales offices, a board room and customer WC’s. The workshop can be accessed off the main sales floor and benefits from further external roller shutter doors to either end with fluorescent strip lighting and tiled flooring. The workshop also incorporates a boiler room, WC, Office, and kitchenette.
The first floor contains seven offices, a store room and kitchenette with access to a small roof terrace. To the second floor there are a further five rooms and kitchenette, requiring full remedial works.
GF Warehouse – 434.99 Sq. M (4,682 Sq. Ft)
GF Main Building – 311.37 Sq. M (3,351 Sq. Ft)
FF Main Building – 229.72 Sq. M (2,472 Sq. Ft)
SF Main Building – 158.24 Sq. M (1,703 Sq Ft)
Total – 1,134.32 Sq. M (12,209 Sq. Ft)
We understand the property to have mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. There is three phase electric supply to the warehouse.
Freehold with vacant possession.
Notice to Purchasers
The site offered for auction includes the land edged in red on the three titles: SF436325, SF634119 & SF398623. Please refer to the legal pack for further details.
The building offers versatile accommodation arranged over the three floors and could lend itself to a variety of alternative uses (STP). We are advised that the premises have consent for a car showroom with workshop / vehicle repairs and offices at present.
The building could potentially be split into different sections, with the warehouse, ground floor of the main building, and upper floors of the main building all have the potential to be self-contained and have different uses (STP). The upper floors could be suited to conversion to residential use should the necessary planning consents be obtained for a number of apartments.
The property will be subject to VAT.
2% (min. £3,600) inc. VAT