Workshop for sale

Cock Inn Corner, Sudbury Road, CO9

5,600 sq. ft.

Property Description

Key features

  • Available due to Relocation
  • Purpose built modern workshop premises
  • Extensive yard
  • Gravelled overflow parking area
  • Approximately 0.66 acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold


The premises are situated in the premise of Little Maplestead fronting the main A131 being equidistant from both Halstead and Sudbury each of which are about 4 miles away. Braintree is about 10 miles to the south from where the A120 affords fast road access to Stansted Airport and the M11 both being approximately 30 minutes' drive time and the M25 which is some 45 minutes away. Colchester is approximately 16 miles and there are train services from Sudbury, Braintree and Colchester, the latter having mainline services into Liverpool Street taking around 50 minutes.


The premises have operated for many years as a coach depot and comprise an excellent double bay purpose built workshop with adjoining offices and staff canteen. The largest workshop has an eaves height of 22'6" with the adjacent body shop bay being 18'6" to eaves.

The buildings are constructed of modern steel portal frame with profiled steel cladding under an insulated profiled steel clad roof. The offices well-appointed being double glazed with suspended ceilings and oil fired heating. Externally are extensive yard and parking areas much of which is concrete with the remainder hard cored and gravelled. Within the yard area is a further small detached workshop.

The property provides the further accommodation but please note all dimensions and areas are approximate:-

Main Workshop
60' x 39'9" providing 2,385 sq. ft.

Access is by means of a power operated up and over door 19'10" wide x 16'3" high.

Body Shop Bay
57'9" x 19'10" providing 1,145 sq. ft.
With up and over door 13'2" wide x 16'3" high.

Ground Floor Offices
Gross internal dimensions 39' x 16' providing 624 sq.ft.

Arranged as follows:-

Entrance hall with staircase leading to the first floor and access to ladies and gents cloakrooms. Canteen/mess room 12'3" x 10'6".

Stores/Works Office - 16' x 10'4".

Works cloakroom accessed from the main workshop.
First floor Gross internal dimensions 39' x 16' providing 624 sq. ft

Arranged as follows:-

Landing area 7'10" x 6'9" with further inner landing leading to

General Office 19'4" x 16'.

Office 2 - 11'9" x 10'10". 624 sq. ft.

Detached Workshop
To the side of the main building is a small detached workshop measured externally but providing an estimated gross internal floor area of some 930 sq. ft.

Outside In front of the main building is a concrete yard area providing office parking for approximately 6 cars and some 10 coach parking spaces. There is a further hard cored and gravelled area providing parking for another 10/12 cars. There is a right of way over part of the yard in favour of the adjoining unit.

In total the site extends to about 0.66 acres.


Mains water and three phrased electricity are connected. Oil fired heating to offices. Private drainage system.


The main part of the property has a rateable value of 26,000 with the detached workshop having a further assessment of 6,800. The multiply for the current year is 46.6p.


The property is available For Sale freehold with vacant possession and offers are sought in the region of 750,000 plus VAT if applicable.


An EPC is being prepared and will be available on request.


Strictly by prior appointment with the agent:-
Birchall Steel Consultant Surveyors; Tel 01787 883 888

Nearest stations

  • Bures (4.3 mi)
  • Sudbury (4.8 mi)
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Bures (4.3 mi)
  • Sudbury (4.8 mi)
  • Chappel & Wakes Colne (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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