Commercial Property for sale

Hair Salon/ Shop/ Office, Island Street, GALASHIELS, Scottish Borders

Fixed Price £39,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Well appointed Hair Salon
  • Prominent position with strong level of passing trade
  • Alternative potential for a range of retail or office uses
  • Gross Internal Area 16.45 sq m (177 sq ft)
  • Accommodation: Main Retail Area and WC

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Location
The subjects occupy a prominent location to the west of Galashiels town Centre.

Galashiels has a population of approximately 14,000 and is one of the main towns in the Scottish Borders. It is generally considered to be one of the principal administrative, retail and social centres for the region, effectively serving a population in excess of 110,000.

Within recent years Galashiels has benefitted from considerable public and private investment. Developments have included the Gala Water Retail Park, two new supermarkets to the east of the town centre and significant transport infrastructure works including the Galashiels inner relief road and, the Borders Railway link re-establishing passenger services between Edinburgh Waverley and the Central Borders. The journey time from Galashiels to Edinburgh city centre is approximately 55 minutes, with departures every 30 minutes. On weekdays the first train departs from Edinburgh at 0545, the last at 2355. Further details on the Borders railway are available at http://www.bordersrailway.co.uk.

The town features a wide range of high street and out of town retailing, restaurants, cafes and local amenities. As home of Heriot Watt University School of Textiles and Design and a campus of Borders College, there is also a significant student population.

Accommodation
A regularly shaped unit well appointed as a hair salon providing neat and nicely proportioned accommodation which comprises the main retail space and a WC. Also well suited to general retail or office use.

Area
Gross Internal Area 16.45 sq m (177 sq ft) or thereby

Rateable Value
The rateable value is assessed to £1,100 effective from 01-Apr-2010.

Under the Small Business Bonus Scheme, the subjects may be eligible for 100% rates relief. Subject to eligibility up to 100% relief is available for businesses with a combined rateable value of up to £10,000.

Tenure
Absolute Ownership.

Services
Mains electricity, water and drainage

Offers
A closing date may be set for offers. Please note that only those parties who formally notify us of their interest will be informed of a closing date. Interested parties are advised to notify the selling agents of their interest as soon as possible. The seller reserves the right to sell privately and is not bound to accept the highest or indeed any offer.

VAT
Unless otherwise stated the prices quoted are exclusive of VAT. Any intending purchasers must satisfy themselves independently as to the instances of VAT in respect of any transaction.

Legal Costs
Each party will be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in connection with this transaction.

Viewings
By appointment with Edwin Thompson LLP

Tel: 01896 751300
Fax: 01896 758883

E-mail:
galashiels@edwin-thompson.co.uk

Property ref: 121_2523_4171156

More information from this agent

Nearest stations

  • Galashiels (0.2 mi)
  • Tweedbank (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Edwin Thompson, Galashiels

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555003 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Galashiels (0.2 mi)
  • Tweedbank (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Edwin Thompson, Galashiels

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555003 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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