Residential Development for sale

Former Main School Block, Eskdale Terrace, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE2

Under Offer 0.29 ha. | POA

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 0.74 acres (0.3 hectares)

Key features

  • Exciting development opportunity
  • Popular residential area
  • Traditional brick construction with part render finish
  • Suitable for a range of uses

Full description

Location

The property is located at the south end of Eskdale Terrace on the east side close to the junction with Eslington Road and Eslington Terrace. The property is in close proximity to Jesmond Metro Station some 50 yards to the south east.

Jesmond is approximately 1 mile north east of Newcastle City Centre and is a popular residential area. The subject property is well situated, benefitting from excellent transport links via the B1600 and the A167(M) Central Motorway to the south west.

The immediate surrounding area offers a variety of amenities with retailers including Tesco, Waitrose, Starbucks, local boutiques and other leisure facilities such as café/bars and a wide range of restaurants.

Description

The main school building is of traditional brick construction with part render finish having a slate pitch covered roof. The building comprises basement and ground floor with two upper storeys. Internally the property has solid floors, plastered walls and ceiling, fluorescent and spot lighting with some renewed UPVC and other original casement and sliding sash timber windows. To the rear of the property there are late 20th century extensions 2 storeys in height and have a hip and pitch slate roof covering with a construction of brick and render finish.

The science block comprises an attached building with ground and three upper floors dating back to the 1960's. This building is of a modern concrete framed construction incorporating double glazed UPVC windows with brick and panel cladding. To the rear of the science block is a link building comprising the assembly hall and gymnasium as well as ancillary accommodation. This was built circa 1970 and is of single storey construction.

Accommodation
Main School  SQ M  SQ FT
Lower Ground Floor   168.61  1815
Ground Floor   902.99  9720
First Floor   780.18  8398
Second Floor   698.52  7519

Science Block  SQ M  SQ FT
Ground Floor   309.64  3333
First Floor   309.64  3333
Second Floor   309.64  3333
Third Floor   248.51  2675
Gymnasium   373.92  4025
Mezzanine   84.26  907
Total GIA  4,185.91  45,058

The areas have been taken from plans and purchasers should verify dimensions for their development proposals.

Site Area

We understand from Ordnance Survey measurements the site is approx 0.299 hectares (0.739 acres).

Development Proposals

The property could be suitable for a range of uses and would also lend itself to conversion or redevelopment for residential use subject to relevant planning consent. Interested parties should make their own enquiries with Newcastle City Council's planning department for any formal advice.

Services

We understand that all mains services are available on the site, however, interested parties are advised to contact the necessary authorities for confirmation of the above.

Rates

We understand from the VOA that the Rateable Value is £119,000. Interested parties should satisfy themselves to the accuracy of these figures and all enquiries should be directed to Newcastle City Council.

VAT

All prices are quoted exclusive of VAT.

EPC

A full copy of the EPC is available for inspection if required.

Legal Costs

Each party will be responsible for their own legal fees incurred in the sale.

Tenure

We understand the property is Freehold. A small area is let as an electricity sub-station for a term of 60 years from 14 Febuary 2006.

More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Jesmond (0.2 mi)
  • Manors (0.7 mi)
  • West Jesmond (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sanderson Weatherall LLP, Newcastle Upon Tyne

22-24 Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AD

0191 687 0723 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Jesmond (0.2 mi)
  • Manors (0.7 mi)
  • West Jesmond (0.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sanderson Weatherall LLP, Newcastle Upon Tyne

22-24 Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6AD

0191 687 0723 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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