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Let: Historic Building in central Portslade

The Old Fire Station 80 Church Road, Hove, BN41 1LA

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Situated on the west side of Church Road, close to its junction with Trafalgar Road, which is one of the main routes between the A259 Coast Road and A27 Old Shoreham Road, from which easy access is gained to all parts of Brighton & Hove city.

The A27 also links to the Brighton & Hove bypass and route to Worthing and Shoreham to the west and Lewes and Eastbourne to the east, and on to the A23/M23 motorway system.


  • Historic Feature Building
  • Offices with Warehouse and Off Street Parking
  • To Let
  • Forecourt Parking and side Loading/Parking Area

Originally built in 1909 as the Portslade Fire Station and since until recently used as modern offices and a warehouse stores to the rear, front and side parking area. Available to rent and ready for immediate occupation.


Commercial Office & Warehouse 2272 sq ft (211.08 m2)
Commercial Office & Warehouse 2272 sq ft (211.08 m2)


Main entrance leading to;

Front Office reception area - 22' 9" x 23' 6" - 536 sq ft

Rear Office area - 29' 2" x 28' 9" - 836 sq ft

Rear Warehouse stores - 30' 6" x 29' 7" - 900 sq ft

Total Commercial Accommodation 2,272 sq ft (211 sq m)

Separate modern kitchen staff facilities.

Front off street car parking area for approximately 5 cars. Further parking available to the side of the building.

Rear side loading to warehouse stores area.


Originally designed and built for the Portslade area as a specialist Fire Station unit in 1909 and ceased in operation in 1946, almost asymmetrical in its look with original white faced brickwork and terracotta design features on the front elevation including the top gable set in a terracotta frame. It is Locally Listed for its Heritage.


A new flexible commercial lease available on terms to be negotiated at a commencing rental of £32,500 per annum, exclusive.

Commercial Office & Warehouse To Let: £32,500 pa
Commercial Office & Warehouse To Let: £32,500 pa


For a term to be negotiated and available to rent for the commercial element only.

Rent Review

By negotiation

Repairing Liability

Internal Repairing & Insuring only.

Business Rates

Description: office and premises.

Local Authority: Brighton & Hove City Council.

Rateable Value: to be reassessed as the commercial ground floor has been split from the upper parts.


The building is not elected for VAT and therefore VAT will not be charged on the terms quoted.

Legal Fees

Each party to pay for their own legal costs on any transaction.

Viewing Arrangements

Strictly via prior appointment through sole agents Graves Jenkins


Oliver Graves MBA

These particulars are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed. They do not form any part of any contract. You should be aware that the Code of Practice on Commercial Leases in England and Wales strongly recommends you seek professional advice from a qualified surveyor, solicitor or licensed conveyancer before agreeing or signing a business tenancy agreement.