High Street Retail Property for sale

Murray Road, Workington CA14

Guide price
2,970 ft²


  • Kitchen and W/C
  • Leasehold Title 999 Years From August 2016
  • Managers Office
  • Open Plan Retail Area
  • Suitable for Variety of Uses
  • VAT Applicable
  • Well Located in Cumbria



For sale by auction: Terms and conditions apply.

We are pleased to offer to auction this leasehold three storey retail unit. The property provides an open plan sales area to the ground floor with double window display areas and rear loading/unloading area. To the first floor there are two generous storage rooms plus a managers office with safe and staff areas are provided at second floor level including kitchen and mens/womens toilet facilities. The unit has previously been used as retail clothes shop but is suitable for a variety of retail uses including caf, beauty salon, hair salon, bakery, sandwich bar as well as offices, showroom, or gymnasium STPP. We are advised VAT is applicable on this property.

Please note we have not inspected this property.


The subject property is well located along Murray Road, Workington. This property is located within easy reach of local amenities, transport links and schools. The subject property is located approximately 0.6 miles from Workington town centre and approximately 45.5 miles from Cumbria city centre.

Workington is the main administrative and financial centre of West Cumbria, with a resident population of circa 30,000 and an estimated local authority catchment of around 100,000, Murray Road is a strong secondary shopping street, positioned close to the Washington Square shopping centre development and Pow Street. Nearby occupiers include Boots, Specsavers, Hays Travel, Greggs, Subway and Cancer Research UK.


Ground Floor:
Retail Area (15.24m x 10.62m):
Double entry doors with window displays to either side. Various racking for display of clothing, spotlighting, till counter, recessed fitting room. Door to a rear area with double exterior doors for loading/unloading. Separate door to internal stairwell.

Internal Stairwell:
Useful store under stairs, which rise to first floor landing

First Floor:
Landing area:
Access to various rooms, inner door leading to a rear landing area with a first floor exit door and stairs to second floor

Office (3.20m x 1.88m):
Window to front, twin safes (untested), desk unit, shelving

Stock room (8.23m x 6.10m):
Three windows to front, various hanging rail units for clothing

Second Floor:
Doors to rooms

Stock Room (3.40m x 2.95m):
Two windows to rear, racks for clothing and shelving units

Store Room:
General storage room with no natural light

Kitchen (4.01m x 3.00m):
Staff kitchen with two windows to rear, various cupboards and worktops, single drainer sink unit, water heater, door to staff WC's.

Ladies WC:
Low level WC, hand wash basin and water heater

Gents WC:
Low level WC, hand wash basin and water heater


Leasehold title 999 years term from 18 August 2016.
Title number: CU297999

Rateable Value

The adopted rateable value is 34,500 as of 1st April 2017.

Sourced from voa.


Available upon request (rating D).

Additional Information

For further information please contact our office direct on , or alternatively via e-mail on . With regards to viewing the subject property, this is to be done strictly by appointment through Keith Pattinson Commercial department. Please contact us to arrange an internal inspection, or to register your interest.

Auctioneers Additional Comments

Pattinson Auction are working in Partnership with the marketing agent on this online auction sale and are referred to below as 'The Auctioneer'.

Please be aware that any enquiry, bid or viewing of the subject property will require your details being shared between both the marketing agent and The Auctioneer in order that all matters can be dealt with effectively.

This auction lot is being sold either under conditional (Modern) or unconditional (Traditional) auction terms and overseen by the auctioneer in partnership with the marketing agent.

The property is available to be viewed strictly by appointment only via the Marketing Agent or The Auctioneer. Bids can be made via The Auctioneers or the Marketing Agents website.

Auctioneers Additional Comments

Your details may be shared with additional service providers via the marketing agent and/or The Auctioneer.

A Legal Pack associated with this particular property is available to view upon request and contains details relevant to the legal documentation enabling all interested parties to make an informed decision prior to bidding. The Legal Pack will also outline the buyers' obligations and sellers' commitments. It is strongly advised that you seek the counsel of a solicitor prior to proceeding with any property and/or Land Title purchase.

In order to submit a bid upon any property being marketed by The Auctioneer, all bidders/buyers will be required to adhere to a verification of identity process in accordance with Anti Money Laundering procedures.

Auctioneers Additional Comments

In order to secure the property and ensure commitment from the seller, upon agreement of sale, the successful bidder will be expected to pay a non-refundable deposit and or reservation fee of up to 6% inc VAT (subject to a minimum of between 2,400 and 6,000 inc VAT dependant on geographical location and contract type) Full terms and conditions are available on The Auctioneers website.

The Reservation Fee is in addition to the agreed purchase price and consideration should be made by the purchaser in relation to any Stamp Duty Land Tax liability associated with overall purchase costs. The Auctioneer may believe it necessary or beneficial to the customer to pass your details to third party service suppliers, from which a referral fee may be obtained. There is no requirement or obligation to use these recommended suppliers or services.


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