Light Industrial for sale

Chester Road, Stanley, Co. Durham DH9

13,614 ft²



The subject site and property are located on Chester Road, Stanley. The location offers excellent communication links via the A693 which gives access to the A1 (M), circa 5 miles away. All main services and amenities are a short walk away within Stanley town centre. The surrounding area offers a mixture of residential, retail, commercial and leisure uses. The exact location is shown on the attached plan.

The property offers a self-contained showroom facility with vehicle workshop and sales forecourt. To the rear of the site is a further secure compound with mot workshop / stores and offices. The showroom is constructed of steel portal frame design with brick / glazed walls and asbestos cement sheet over. Internally it offers tiled floors, suspended ceiling with cellular offices / WC facilities along with parts counter. To the rear of the showroom is a vehicle workshop with staff/mess room and mezzanine stores. Access is via two roller shutters (4.2m3.2m), with an effective eaves height of 3.4m - 4.6m. The operational mot workshop and stores / mezzanine are located to the rear of the site which offers an eaves height of 5.2m with access via two steel security roller shutters. Annexed to the workshop are three refurbished offices with separate pedestrian access door. A secure surfaced compound is located to rear via a ramp access. The site offers full vehicular circulation with the sales forecourt fronting the main road with two points of access and egress onto Chester Road (A693).

From onsite measurements the premises provide the following Area (gia):

Showroom / Stores / Offices (inc WC facilities)
299.73 m2

Vehicle Workshop / Stores / Mezzanine
513.64 m2

mot Workshop / Stores / Mezzanine / Offices
451.40 m2

total gia: 1,264.77 M2 (13,614 sq ft)

yard area: 0.42 ha (1.06 acres) or thereabouts

It is understood the property benefits from all mains services with the exclusion of gas. Heating is via an eaves mounted oil fired ducted heater. The property also offers a full security and fire alarm system with CCTV.
Business rates

It is understood the from the voa Website the site and property is assessed as follows:

Rv £33,250

(All interested parties contact the Local Authority to confirm these figures.)

The site is held under freehold titles (DU230610 / 276478 / 152067 / 276994). Full details upon request.

Our client is seeking freehold offers in excess of £500,000 (five hundred thousand pounds) - Subject to Contract.
Energy performance certificate

E-120. Full details upon request.

VAT will be chargeable at the prevailing rate.
Legal costs

The Purchaser will be responsible for the Vendors reasonable legal costs in connection with any transaction.

By prior appointment with Frew Pain & Partners, contact:

James E F Pain
Tel: Email:

January 2021


Light Industrial
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