The property is located in a popular neighbourhood parade within the predominantly residential area of Furnace Green, approximately half a mile from Crawley town centre. The parade is located just off Weald Drive, which provides a link to the A2220 and Three Bridges railway station.
The parade comprises 11 shops let to a good mix of multiple and local retailers and the Charcoal Public House. Access to the rear of the premises is gained from Furnace Place.
Located in the heart of the Gatwick Diamond, Crawley is a vibrant and growing town situated equi distant between London and Brighton with a current population of approximately 106,000, extending to over 160,000 persons within a 10kms radius.
- Immediately available
- New lease - no premium
- Considered suitable for a variety of uses (STPC)
- Includes useful workshop/storage accommodation
The property comprises a single storey mid-terrace lock-up shop unit with additional workshop and storage accommodation, garage/store and secure rear yard/parking area, situated in a popular neighbourhood parade in Furnace Green, to the south east of Crawley town centre.
On the instructions of Crawley Borough Council
Ground Floor Shop
1734 sq ft
The approximate net internal floor area has been calculated, in accordance with the RICS Code of Measuring Practice, as follows:-
Ground Floor Sales: 921 sq ft (85.56 m2)
Workshop/Store: 517 sq ft (48.06 m2)
Rear Store: 119 sq ft (11.06 m2)
Kitchenette: 17 sq ft (1.58 m2)
Garage/Store/Office: 160 sq ft (14.85 m2)
Separate Male & Female WCs
Total: 1,734 sq ft (161.11 m2)
Rear yard area providing parking for 2 cars.
£22,500 per annum exclusive
Available on a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term to be agreed. The lease will be based on the Council’s standard commercial lease (subject to appropriate alterations to reflect agreed terms and conditions) a copy of which is available on request.
The premises benefit from Class A1 (Retail) use and therefore under Permitted Development could be used for A2 (Financial & Professional Services) use or D2 (Assembly & Leisure) use.
Uses already represented in the Parade will not be considered. Further details on application. Any use requiring a change of use application should be pursued separately with the Planning Department of Crawley Borough Council.
Rating D-87 - click here to download
Ground Floor Shop
To Let: £22,500 pa
The premises are currently the subject of two separate assessments:
Rateable Value: £11,500 & £8,054
Rates Payable: £5,738.50 & £4,018.94 (2020/21)
On single occupation, a proposal could be made to re-assess the property for Rating purposes.
Interested parties are advised to contact Crawley Borough Council Tel: 01293 438000 or www.crawley.gov.uk to verify this information.
VAT will be applicable.
Each party to bear their own legal costs.
Strictly via prior appointment through sole Agents Graves Jenkins