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Lot 4

47-49 HIGH STREET, LOCKERBIE, DG11 2JH

Former Bank Premises in Prominent Town Centre Location – Floor Area 165.7 sq.m (1784 sq.ft)

Location

Lockerbie is a small market town with a population of approximately 4,300. The town was laid out in 1730 and then developed as a staging post in the 1780’s. on the road connecting Carlisle to Glasgow and Edinburgh. Later in the mid 19th century the Caledonian Railway opened a line between England and Glasgow. The town remains on this transport corridor that is served by the M74 motorway and electric rail services to Glasgow, Edinburgh, Carlisle and Manchester. The main economic activities in the area are farming, forestry and tourism. The town has a livestock market and a timber mill.

The property for sale is located in the heart of the town on the High Street opposite the junction with Bridge Street. This is a busy area with plenty of passing pedestrian and vehicular traffic. There is free parking in an adjacent public car park and on street parking.

Description

The property is on the ground floor of a handsome, traditional style, nineteenth century, three storey building that has red sandstone walls and a pitched slate roof. The building was built in 1867 and is grade C listed. The upper floors are in a separate ownership and they have an entrance on the side of the building from the public car park. The elevation facing the High Street has a former entrance doorway, a large central window and an entrance door. The elevation continues by curving round to meet the Victoria Square elevation. Here there is another entrance to the upper floors that are also in separate ownership. There is garden ground to the rear of the main building with a gate entrance from the car park road. The proprietors of the first floor have a right of access over the building to the rear of the main building and to the garden as a fire escape route.

Internally the accommodation comprises a large, open plan sales/office area, two interview rooms, strong room, machine room, stationary room, book room and staff room. In addition there a male and female toilet facilities. The property has gas central heating, comfort cooling and security and fire alarm systems.

Accommodation

Accommodation sq.m. sq.ft.
Entrance Lobby 1.8 sq.m 20 sq.ft
Sales/Office Area 81.3 sq.m 875 sq.ft
Interview Room 1 6.5 sq.m 70 sq.ft
Interview Room 2 22.1 sq.m 238 sq.ft
Strong Room 12.8 sq.m 138 sq.ft
Machine Room 15.5 sq.m 167 sq.ft
Stationary Store 5.7 sq.m 61 sq.ft
Staff Room 11.0 sq.m 118 sq.ft
Strong Room 9.0 sq.m 97 sq.ft
Total (excl. toilets/) common areas 165.7 sq.m 1784 sq.ft

Planning

The property has Use Consent Class 2 financial professional and other services) and so has permitted change to Class 1 (Retail). Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council Development Control for further information: tel 01387 260199.

EPC

Band F

Tenure

Owner Vacant Possession.

Rateable Value

£9,900. Note this property is listed so no vacant rates are payable.

Viewing

Strictly by arrangement with the Auctioneers SVA Property Auctions Ltd: 0131 624 6640.

Joint Auctioneers

GVA (Glasgow) Tel: 0141 305 6398.




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