A substantial and imposing Grade II Listed former Hospital building dating back to the mid 19th Century. The property is constructed over three storeys in a Victorian villa style. To the rear is a former staff accommodation and there are two cottages fronting Merchants Row.
Scarborough is a traditional seaside town, which developed with the railway in the 19th century and was Yorkshire’s first seaside resort. It is an established commercial, tourist and retail centre, approximately 40 miles east of York with a population in the region of 81,000 people. The town is situated adjacent to the North York Moors National Park and is one of the principle resorts on the north east coast attracting an estimated 7 million visitors per year.
The subject property occupies a prime position on Foreshore Road in the centre of the South Bay and is located directly opposite the beach. It is in close proximity to the former Futurist Theatre site which is currently proposed to be developed as a leisure development by Flamingo Land. The site is in an area with substantial footfall and amongst tourist related units included gift shops, cafes, restaurants and amusement arcades. The property is situated between two of Scarborough leading amusement centres, Coney Island and Gilly’s Leisure Centre.
Please see attached details for the full tenancy schedule.
Full planning approval has already been obtained for the conversion of the upper levels of the principal building to form residential apartments. In addition, the property could lend itself to further alternative uses to include retail, leisure and tourist related uses subject to the appropriate consents.
We are advised mains gas, water, electricity and drainage are available and connected to the property.
Unit 1 – Shop and Premises £14,500
Unit 2 /4 – Shop and Premises £46,250
Unit 5 – Shop and Premises £20,000
Unit 6 - Shop and Premises £21,750
EPCs available in Technical Information Pack.
We are advised that the property is held freehold and vacant possession currently exists on the upper floors and the buildings to the rear.
The current Scarborough Borough Council Local Plan was adopted in July 2017. As part of this plan the property lies within an area allocated for ‘Amusement Arcades’. It is Grade II Listed and situated within Scarborough Conservation Area. From enquiries made of the local Planning Authority, we understand that the property has full consents for its existing use.
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All planning and technical information including floor plans and the tenancy agreements, is available to interested parties through a secure data room. Please contact Kathryn Wood, firstname.lastname@example.org or 01904 659 800.
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