Established retail warehouse/trade counter in prominent position close to town centre available due to relocation in Q2 2018.
St Austell is a major town situated on the south coast of Cornwall, approximately 10 miles south of Bodmin and 15 miles north east of Truro. It is one of the largest towns in the county with a population (2011 Census) of around 20,000. Principal road communications to the town are via the A390, which links with the A38 trunk road to Plymouth to the east and to the west links the town with Truro. The subject property is located in close proximity to the town centre, with nearby commercial uses including retail warehousing, food retail, vehicle repair and trade counters.
The premises comprise a single storey building within a site, which has extensive, open storage areas. The property has been extended over time with the original property being of solid load-bearing masonry construction with subsequent extensions to the property of cavity construction. The improvements included a new steel frame and roof structure to increase the height of the original roof. Internally, the accommodation is arranged over ground floor with a timber staircase providing access to a large loft storage area. The current ground floor accommodation comprises a trade counter / display area, office, maintenance workshops and general store / workshop and wash down facilities. Externally, there is customer car parking to the front of the building for approximately 8 vehicles on hardstanding, which is partly tarmacadam and partly concrete surfaced. To the rear of the site there are three secure compounds. The remainder of the site comprises open storage only, part of which has a permanent surface area.
(All dimensions and areas are calculated on gross internal area basis). The display area, offices, workshops and stores at ground floor level total 340 sq m (3,659 sq ft). In addition, within the roof storage space, is an additional 170 sq m (1,828 ft²). The site extends to a total area of 0.35 hectares (0.85 acres).