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Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset

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Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton
Retail Property (high street)

Key features

  • For sale by live stream auction 24 September 2021
  • Beautiful listed grade II building
  • On the main street in Sherborne.
  • The shop is tenanted at 30K per annum.
  • 4 flats above for improvement raising potential income to 50K plus.
  • Development opportunity at the rear of the property with a range of garages stpp
  • Central trading position

Property description

Tenure: Freehold


A Grade II listed building in the centre of this popular market town with well-established tenant renting the shop and 4 flats above.

• A Class A1 retail shop let to Quba sales £30,000 per annum (10 years from 1 August 2017)
• 4 one bedroom self-contained flats. Anticpated income in excess of £20,000.
• Garages and parking for about 5 vehicles. A yard area with a block of dilapidated garages for possible redevelopment, subject to planning permission

Tenancy: Shop tenancy 10 years commencing 1 August 2017. Break clause/ rent review 2022 passing or open market rent.

Tenancy agreement available from the auctioneers on request.

Shop accommodation: about 100sqm: Retail area, changing room, store room, store, office, kitchen, cloakroom.

Flat 1: about 51sqm: Open plan kitchen/living/dining room, bedroom, bathroom.

Flat 2: about 39sqm: Kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom.

Flat 3: about 46sqm: kitchen, living/dining room, bedroom, bathroom.

Flat 4: about 26sqm: kitchen/dining room, bedroom, bathroom, cloakroom.

Sherborne is an extremely popular Abbey town with an excellent range of independent shops, cafes and restaurants, along with sports facilities connected to the schools. The local schooling is well regarded, be it independent with Sherborne Boys and Girls, the Prep or the local state school – The Gryphon. There is also an excellent choice of local nurseries and primary schools.
There are direct trains from Sherborne to London Waterloo (2 hrs, 20 mins) and Exeter.



Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Sherborne Station0.3 miles
  • Thornford Station3.7 miles
  • Yeovil Pen Mill Station4.3 miles
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About the agent

Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton

Agriculture House, Market Place, Sturminster Newton, DT10 1AR

Symonds & Sampson, Sturminster Newton


To be the most respected firm in the region. Symonds & Sampson are a long established firm of Chartered Surveyors being specialist Estate Agents and Letting Agents with an in-depth knowledge of the regional property market.

Professionalism is the bedrock of the firm and we presently have 49 qualified staff who are either Members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, ARLA or NAEA.

Our spread of 10 offices throughout Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset and Devon toge

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