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The Transport Interchange, Stirling Street, Galashiels, Selkirkshire, TD1

183 sq. ft. | £2,196 pa| £183 pcm

Property Description

Commercial information

  • 183 sq ft (17 sq m)

Letting information:

Letting type: Commercial

Key features

  • High quality office space from 183 sq ft to 3,927 sq ft
  • Raised access floors
  • Recessed design for display screen modular Lighting
  • Personnel lift
  • Energy Efficient design
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Born in the Borders' Café on the ground floor

Full description

Location
Galashiels, with a population of approximately 14,000, is generally considered the main commercial centre serving the Scottish Borders. It is widely regarded as the principal administrative and retail centre serving the Scottish Borders effectively serving a population of in excess of 110,000 (according to the 2001 Census).

The town features a wide range of high street and out of town retailing, restaurants, cafes and local amenities.

It is also the home of the Scottish Borders Campus which includes Heriot Watt School of Textiles and Design and Borders College, which have 4000 part-time and 1650 full-time students.

The Borders Railway will re-establish passenger services to and from Edinburgh Waverley. The platform will be to the front of this building. Further details on the Borders railway are available at http://www.bordersrailway.co.uk/

Distances to nearby towns and cities are detailed below:

City / Town Distance (Miles)
Melrose 5
Hawick 17
Peebles 19
Edinburgh 33
Carlisle 58
Newcastle 74

Description
This landmark building is being delivered by Scottish Borders Council to support Galashiels as the key station and gateway to the Borders having been designed to provide sustainable modes of transport access.

The Transport Interchange is situated in a strategic town centre position directly to the north of the town¿s principal retail with the business space located in Waverley Chambers on the second floor.

The Borders Railway and Galashiels Interchange will be promoted nationally to highlight the increased accessibility of the wider region, its rich heritage and quality of life and will accommodate in the region of 1,400 bus services per week serving Galashiels and the wider Scottish Borders region. This bus network will be strengthened by the Borders Railway, and by timetable synergies to promote the use of both services.

The public areas of the building will provide passenger facilities on the ground level with showers and lockers to promote cycling together with seating areas, tourist information and wc facilities. In addition there is a café on the ground floor with the offices to let on the second floor level.

The project is also supported by European funding to deliver high quality business space in the centre of Galashiels, adjacent to the Borders Railway to support business growth and inward investment. Further details on business support in the Scottish Borders is available at www.ourscottishborders.com/invest.

Accommodation
The business space is located in Waverley Chambers on the second floor providing up to 517 sq m (5,565 sq ft) of high quality offices.

The following accommodation is available:

Second Floor
Business Space 1 20 sq m (215 sq ft)
Business Space 2 17 sq m (183 sq ft)
Business Space 3 365 sq m (3,927 sq ft)

Available as a whole or as up to 4 separate units

The communal areas offer a tea preparation area; ladies and gents WCs; and unisex accessible WC.

The offices have been built to a high standard with key advantages of this building including:

* Full disabled access
* Passenger lift
* Raised access floors
* Gas central heating
* LG7 Lighting
* Energy Efficient design
* Air conditioning
* Cat 6 Cabling in situ
* Excellent transport connectivity

Rateable Value
The Rateable Value of the units will need to be assessed on completion.

Service Charge
A service charge will be payable in relation to the maintenance of the common parts of the building. Further information is available from the letting agents.

Lease Terms
Available by way of a new full and repairing insuring lease. Terms by negotiation between the parties.

Legal costs
Each party will be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in the transaction. In the normal manner, the ingoing tenant will be liable for any stamp duty, land tax, registration dues and VAT thereon.

Entry
On conclusion of legal missives.

VAT
All figures are quoted exclusive of VAT, which will be payable at the prevailing rate.

Viewings
Strictly by appointment with the sole agents:

Edwin Thompson LLP
Chartered Surveyors
76 Overhaugh Street
Galashiels, TD1 1DP

Tel: 01896 751300
Fax: 01896 758883

Email: galashiels@edwin-thompson.co.uk


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Nearest stations

  • Galashiels (0.0 mi)
  • Tweedbank (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Edwin Thompson, Galashiels - Commercial

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555015 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Galashiels (0.0 mi)
  • Tweedbank (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Edwin Thompson, Galashiels - Commercial

76 Overhaugh Street, Galashiels, TD1 1DP

01896 555015 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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