Retail Property (high street) for sale

High Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset

£400,000

Property Description

Full description

The property comprises a substantial freehold building with High Street and return frontage to Church Lane.

To the front, the property is set over 4 floors including cellar in a Georgian style property. Attached to the rear and facing Church Lane is a stone built property on 2 levels. The two distinct properties are connected on the ground level.

It is felt the property would have significant potential for residential and commercial redevelopment in the event it became vacant (subject to planning).

The property is currently let to Barclays Bank PLC under a 20 year full repairing and insuring lease (subject to an agreed schedule and condition) dating from 29th September 2007, subject to a break clause on 29th September 2022, at a current rent of £22,000 p.a.

Rateable Value £15,000 p.a.

Energy Performance Certificate
The property is Grade II listed EPC exempt.

Viewings must be arranged in advance and strictly by appointment with the sole agents Symonds & Sampson.




This historic hilltop town is situated on the A30/A350 between Salisbury (20 miles and Yeovil 22 miles). This town has a wide rural catchment area and is a popular market and tourist town.

Shaftesbury is an attractive and prosperous North Dorset market town offering a wide range of retailers, WH Smith, Superdrug, Boots and Coffee No 1 and other commercial services to its residents and visitors.

The premises occupy a prominent position on the High Street next to Holland & Barrett in the centre of Shaftesbury and in walking distance of the famous Gold Hill.

The town benefits from a wide range of local and regional occupiers including a large Tesco supermarket nearby. The town also offers ample parking.


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Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Symonds & Sampson , Dorchester

30 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UP

01305 575096 Local call rate

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Nearest station

  • Gillingham (Dorset) (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Symonds & Sampson , Dorchester

30 High West Street, Dorchester, DT1 1UP

01305 575096 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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