Commercial Property for sale

Watkins Hall, Upper Lindum Street, Lincoln, LN2

6,305 sq. ft. | £500,000

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 6,305 sq ft (585 sq m)

Key features

  • Stunning detached period property in a prime uphill location.
  • Located in the Cathedral Quarter of Lincoln close to all facilities of The Bailgate.
  • William Watkins Architect designed property constructed circa 1884.
  • Forms part of a larger redevelopment opportunity. Offers in the region of 500,000.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Lincoln is a Cathedral city in the county of Lincolnshire. The non-metropolitan district of Lincoln has a 2012 population of 94,600, and the 2011 Census gave the entire urban area of Lincoln a population of 130,200. Lincoln itself benefits from good communication links, with ready access to the A46, which provides access to the A1 and the M1 further beyond, and the A15 which runs north to south through the County and provides access to the M180.
The city centre benefits from numerous occupiers such as the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, which boasts the Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill situated on its fifth floor, Holiday Inn, Odeon Cinema, Wagamamas, Ask Italian, and Nando's situated on the Brayford Waterfront. The city centre benefits from retail occupiers such as House of Fraser, Marks and Spencer, H&M, Debenhams and Next. In addition, there are numerous retail parks situated on the outskirts of Lincoln centre, such as St Marks Retail Park to the south, and the Carlton Centre to the north east, with occupiers such as Argos, Debenhams, Early Learning Centre, Toys R Us, Pizza Hut, Boots, Dunelm Mill and Gap being present.
Lincoln benefits from excellent educational facilities, with the University of Lincoln being situated in the city centre. There are numerous schools in the vicinity of the subject site, including Lincoln Minster School, Lincoln Minster Preparatory School, Lincoln Christ's Hospital School, and St Peter In Eastgate Church of England Infant School.

The property is situated on the immediate outskirts of Lincoln city centre, with ready access to the extensive retail and leisure facilities of the city. Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle are within easy walking distance from the property, with both being situated approximately 0.3 miles and 0.7 miles respectively to the west of the property. Lincolnshire County Hospital is also located within walking distance, being situated approximately 0.8 miles to the east of the subject property.
The property comprises a purpose built school building of red brick construction with stone dressings and window frames, with lead lined single glazed panes. The property is arranged over lower ground and upper ground floors and currently provides a central drama theatre of full height including the exposed original timber roof frame, along with classrooms and ancillary offices.
Internally the cloister is built to exposed brickwork with stone tiled flooring. The property is fitted out to school classroom and drama specification, and benefits from the original ornate covings.
Externally, the property has a shared access and benefits from parking for approximately 10 vehicles and a garden in the corner of Lindum Terrace and Upper Lindum Street.


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Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs)

Nearest stations

  • Lincoln Central (0.6 mi)
  • Hykeham (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Lambert Smith Hampton, Lincoln

1 Oakwood Road, Lincoln, LN6 3LH

01522 418046 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Lincoln Central (0.6 mi)
  • Hykeham (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lambert Smith Hampton, Lincoln

1 Oakwood Road, Lincoln, LN6 3LH

01522 418046 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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