ATTRACTIVE GROUND FLOOR RETAIL UNIT TO LET IN POUNBDURY – 7 THE BUTTERMARKET
The Buttermarket is a mixed use development within The Duchy of Cornwall’s Poundbury Estate in Dorchester. The development is characterised by nine feature buildings, providing 18 commercial units, located around a central square. The Buttermarket is the focal point of the South West Quadrant.
Existing occupiers within the Buttermarket include: Allure Beauty, Capellis Hair Salon, Amber Hardware, Boo’s Toy Shop, Magpie Gifts, Romans VIII Furniture, BonBons Confectionary, Bramble Café & Deli, Buttermarket Stores & Post Office, Poundbury Pilates Studio, Dorchester Sports Injury Clinic & Wessex ECO Energy. We also understand Finca Coffee are soon to open within the Buttercross building at the top of the square.
The property comprises a ground floor commercial unit with a highly attractive frontage incorporating period features.
The internal specification includes a suspended ceiling, spotlights and Cat II inset lighting, gas fired central heating, plastered and decorated internal wall finishes, power & data outlets and a fire & intruder alarm system. The property currently includes a sales counter and vinyl flooring.
The premises benefits from a rear storage area and a cloakroom. Approximate net internal floor areas are as follows:
Sales – 31.05 sq m (334.23 sq ft)
Storage/ ancillary – 3.8 sq m (40.9 sq ft)
TOTAL – 34.85 sq m (375.13 sq ft)
The premises are available to let by way of a new effective Full Repairing & Insuring lease for a term to be agreed.
£6,500 per annum.
Rent is exclusive of service charge, rates, insurance and VAT.
The property benefits from an A1 (retail) planning consent.
We are verbally informed that the property has a rateable value of £4,850. The Rates Payable will be determined by the Uniform Business Rate Multiplier which is set by the Government annually.
Rates payable may also be subject to transitional or small business rates relief and interested parties are therefore encouraged to contact the Local Rating Authority directly.
Businesses who can claim Small Business Rates Relief may be able to claim 100% rates relief on this property (no rates paid).
The property has a rating of B-(34). A copy of the full report is available on request.
- Tenure: Leasehold