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Cheshire Street, Market Drayton

£259,950

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Landmark freehold building extending to approximatly 4600sq ft with planning consent for conversion to 6 apartments. Constructed in 1899 as the purpose built premises for Wrights Brewery Company the property retains many of its original period features and is centraly located adjacent to the successfull residential Drayton Mill Development

The Tower was constructed in 1899 as purpose built premises for Wright's Crown Brewery Company Limited who were relocating from nearby Queen Street and has most recently been used as a mill. The Grade II listed building, which is constructed of red brick, is one of the town's most striking buildings and benefits from a number of retained period features.
Having planning consent for conversion to 6 apartments (see plans), the boundary of the property is shown edged red on the plan. The area shaded blue comprises the ground floor of the main tower (currently occupied by Bodytech), which is in separate ownership and does not form part of the sale.

Situation - The premises occupy a prominent town centre location at the junction of Cheshire Street and Maer Lane in a mixed commercial/residential location. The property is conveniently situated for all town centre amenities and is a short distance from the principal shopping area. Galliers Homes Limited's successful residential redevelopment, Drayton Mill, is adjacent and Morrisons supermarket is opposite.
Market Drayton is a country market town situated in the north of Shropshire with a population of about 10,000. Shrewsbury is about 20 miles distant with StokeonTrent (17 miles), Telford (22 miles), Wolverhampton (30 miles) and Chester (34 miles).

Tenure - The property is available freehold with vacant possession.

Services - All main services are understood to be available, subject to connection charges by the utility companies.

Fixtures And Fittings - All items usually classed as tenant's fixtures and fittings, and not mentioned in these details, are excluded from the sale.

Local Authority - North Shropshire District CouncilShropshire County Council
Edinburgh HouseThe Shirehall
New StreetAbbey Foregate
WemShrewsbury
SY4 5DBSY2 6ND
(01939) 232771(01742) 251000

Vat - All prices and rents mentioned in these details and subsequent correspondence are exclusive of VAT, if applicable.

Rating Assessment - We are informally advised by the Local Authority that the current assessment is:
Rateable Value:7,000.00
Rates Payable 2007/8:3,108.00
Prospective occupiers are recommended to make their own enquiries with the Local Authority for verification.

Town Planning - The premises are understood to be Grade II Listed and have an existing use for commercial purposes. The property is considered suitable for a variety of uses (subject to obtaining any necessary consents) and benefits from planning consent for conversion to 6 apartments (Ref: N/05/343/MD/321).

Viewing - By arrangement through Pooks 01743 276633.


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17 September 2013

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Cooper Green Pooks, Shrewsbury

3 Barker Street Shrewsbury Shropshire, SY1 1QF

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Cooper Green Pooks, Shrewsbury

3 Barker Street Shrewsbury Shropshire, SY1 1QF

01743 626043 Local call rate

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