Deals Completed in 2018

December 2018

Letting - 1 Bishopthorpe Road, York

Following a comprehensive redevelopment, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised owner Metroquote Limited on the letting of ground floor retail accommodation comprising 572 sq ft with 200 sq ft basement space to The Bishy Weigh on a new lease for a term of 6 years at an annual rent of £22,500.  Lawrence Hannah as part of this project delivered the design planning and project management services for the owners.

photo of 1 Bishopthorpe Road, York
1 Bishopthorpe Road, York

Freehold Acquisition - 11 The Crescent, York

Acting on behalf of Crescent Developments (York) Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the freehold acquisition of a former dental laboratory at 11 The Crescent, York in the sum of £530,000.  

Photo of 11 The Crescent, York
11 The Crescent, York

November 2018

Letting - Unit 4a Vangarde Shopping Park, Monks Cross, York

Acting jointly with Edgerley Simpson Howe on behalf of Associated British Foods Pension Trustees Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the letting of Unit 4a Vangarde Shopping Park to Tui UK Retail Limited at an annual rent of £39,500 for a 10 year term.  

photo of Unit 4a Vangarde, Monks Cross, York
Unit 4a Vangarde Shopping Park, Monks Cross, York

Letting - Teleware House, Thirsk Industrial Park, Thirsk

Acting for a private landlord, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of ground floor office accommodation to Biker Group at an annual rent of £16,840 per annum. 

Photo of Teleware House, Thirsk
Teleware House, Thirsk

Letting - Mount House, 90 The Mount, York

Acting on behalf of Nixon Property Group, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasing of 2nd Floor office accommodation at an annual rent of £21,600.

Mount House, 90 The Mount
Mount House, 90 The Mount, York

Letting - Unit 2, 50 York Road, Acomb, York

Acting on behalf of High Point Estates Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the letting of Unit 2, 50 York Road, Acomb comprising 981 sq ft of retail accommodation at an annual rent of £18,000 to Play It VR Limited for a 5 year term.

photo of Unit 2, 50 York Road, Acomb
Unit 2, 50 York Road, Acomb

September 2018

Letting - Unit 8 The Forum, York Business Park, York

Acting on behalf of Animalcare Group Plc, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the agreement of a new 5 year lease at Unit 8 The Forum, York Business Park comprising 7,228 sq ft at an annual rent of £50,600 with 3 months rent free and an option to determine after the 3rd year.

Photo of Unit 8 The Forum, York Business Park, York
Unit 8 The Forum, York Business Park, York

August 2018

Letting - Plumb Centre, James Street, York

Acting on behalf of private investor WULFF PDM LLP, Lawrence Hannah Limited have agreed a new 5 year lease with Wolseley UK Limited for The Plumb Center off James Street, York comprising a detached 12,000 sq ft warehouse/trade counter unit at an annual rent of £80,000 per annum exclusive.

Photo of Plumb Centre, James Street
Plumb Centre, James Street, York

July 2018

Letting - 29 Market Place, Wetherby

Acting on behalf of Oakgate Group Plc, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of retail premises at Market Place, Wetherby to Create (Wetherby) Limited at an annual rent of £18,000 for a term of 5 years.

Photo of 29 Market Place, Wetherby
29 Market Place, Wetherby

Leasehold Acquisition - Clifton Park, York

Acting on behalf of Legend Club Management Systems (UK) Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold acquisition of ground and second floor offices extending to 6,546 sq ft within Block A, Clifton Park, York for a term of 10 years at an annual rent of £99,369.  Legend will be occupying the office space in early December 2018 following completion of a full refurbishment of both floors by the landlord.

Photo of Block A, Clifton Park, York
Block A, Clifton Park, York

June 2018

Letting - Unit C1 Ebor Industrial Estate, York

Acting on behalf of Minster Engineering Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of Unit 1C Ebor Industrial Estate, York comprising 2,537 sq ft GIA to Sessions (UK) Limited on a new 5 year lease at an annual rent of £18,000

Photo of Unit C1 Ebor Industrial Estate
Unit C1 Ebor Industrial Estate, York

Freehold Investment Acquisition - 12 Blake Street, York

Acting on behalf of Shipton Estates Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the freehold acquisition of retail and upper floors part residential premises at 12 Blake Street in the sum of £1,182,500.

Photo 12 Blake Street, York
12 Blake Street, York

May 2018

Letting - 22 George Hudson Street, York

Acting on behalf of Boultbee Brooks Real Estate, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of ground floor retail accommodation at 22 George Hudson Street, comprising 1,200 sq ft to Indigo Sun Limited on a new 10 year lease at an annual rent of £25,000

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22 George Hudson Street, York

Letting - 1 Marsden Park, Clifton Moor, York

Acting on behalf of a private landlord, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of 1 Marsden Park, York comprising 1,190 sq ft to Mynt Recruitment on a new 7 year lease at an annual rent of £14,500.

photo of 1 Marsden Park, Clifton Moor, York
1 Marsden Park, Clifton Moor, York

April 2018

Freehold Investment Acquisition - Rougier House, Rougier Street, York

Acting on behalf of Yorkshire Ventures, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the acquisition of Rougier House, York let to The City of York Council and International Services in the sum of £2,150,000

photo of Rougier Street, York
Rougier House, Rougier Street, York

March 2018

Letting - Grovewood House, Kettlestring Lane, Clifton Moor, York

Acting on behalf of York Survey Supply Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have leased Grovewood House, comprising ground floor 2,871 sq ft and mezzanine of a further 1,029 sq ft to Yorkshire Trade Windows Limited on a new 8 year FRI lease at an initial rent of £35,000 per annum exclusive.

photo of Grovewood House, Kettlestring Lane, Clifton Moor, York
Grovewood House, Kettlestring Lane, Clifton Moor, York

Letting - Unit 5 Tudor Court, York Business Park, York

Acting on behalf of Grey Properties Limited, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the surrender of the first floor lease with Handelsbanken and simultaneous re-letting of the 1,300 sq ft office to Hetherton Solicitors for a further term of 5 years at an initial rent of £15,000 per annum exclusive.

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Unit 5 Tudor Court, York Business Park, York

Development Site Sale - Mansfield Street, York

Acting on behalf of Horwell Brothers Limited and Cedar Properties, Lawrence Hannah Limited have concluded the unconditional sale of the former coal and scrap yard off Mansfield Street, York to Berkeley DeVeer in the sum of £814,000.

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Mansfield Street, York

February 2018

Pre-Letting - Units A & B Stonebow House, The Stonebow, York

Acting on behalf of Oakgate Group Plc, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the leasehold disposal of Units A and B within the Stonebow House regeneration scheme.  Try Market Halls Limited have signed an agreement to lease of approximately 23,000 sq ft over ground and lower ground levels for a term of 15 years at an annual rent of £330,000.  Try Market Halls have recently completed on 3 flagship sites in central London in addition to York the operation. 

Photo of Stonebow House, The Stonebow
Stonebow House, The Stonebow, York

January 2018

Pre-Letting - Unit C Stonebow House, The Stonebow, York

Acting on behalf of Oakgate Group Plc, Lawrence Hannah Limited have advised on the pre-let of Unit C within the Stonebow House, The Stonebow, York regeneration scheme.  Motive 8 Group will lease approximately 8,800 sq ft within the remodelled ground and lower ground floors and will offer a full range of gym equipment alongside studio classes, state of the art spa recovery zone and a licenced bar and restaurant.  Terms have been agreed for a new 15 year lease at an initial annual rent of £135,000 exclusive. 

Photo of Stonebow House, The Stonebow
Stonebow House, The Stonebow, York

Freehold Disposal - 19-22 Fossgate, York

Having previously advised Fossgate Developments Limited on the acquisition, redevelopment and re-letting of the former Electric Theatre Building on Fossgate (York's first purpose built cinema in 1911), Lawrence Hannah Limited have now concluded terms for the onward sale of the freehold interest to investment company Shirestone Estates Limited in the sum of £2,260,000.  The building is let in its entirety to Loungers Limited, trading as Cosy Club at an annual rent of £125,000 which represents an initial yield of approximately 5.2% allowing for costs. 

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19-22 Fossgate, York