Centrally located period property in the market town of Faringdon sold with vacant possession. Until very recently used as a solicitors for a number of decades, with offices on the ground, first and second floors, basement area, and external store and private parking to the rear of the property. May be suitable for residential conversion subject to planning consents.
2 Market Place is prominently situated in the heart of Faringdon with frontage directly overlooking Church Street. With pedestrian entrances directly onto Church Street, and a large private carpark to the rear with access directly off Swan Lane, the property offers accommodation across a ground, first and second floors of this handsome period building.
Located approximately 45 meters north of the Market Place itself the property is situated in an area of both residential and commercial occupiers and will be found between Pat Thomas Butchers and Salutation Mansions.
Faringdon is an historic market town which lies at the edge of the Cotswolds, approximately 18 miles south-west of Oxford and 12 miles north-east of Swindon and sits in the Vale of the White Horse. Known for its 100ft Folly Tower, which was the last major folly to be built in England, the town enjoys excellent transport links to the national motorway network via the A420 which skirts the south-eastern edge of the town.
Previously occupied by Crowdy & Rose Solicitors as offices for a number of decades the property is sold with Vacant Possession. The building is constructed from dressed rubble stone elevations under a pitched tiled roof.
Comprising a mid-terraced office building overlooking the A4095 / Church Street, office accommodation is arranged over three floors along with a basement previously utilised for storage purposes. Kitchen and toilet facilities are provided on the ground floor at the rear of the building with an additional WC located on the first floor.
A rear pedestrian door leads onto a sunken paved garden area with steps leading up to a large private car park, currently laid to gravel, with a vehicular access directly onto Swan Lane.
Located at the eastern end of the car park is a further single story end-terraced building, previously utilised for storage purposes, with part stone elevations under a single pitched corrugated roof.
The following dimensions are approx. only:
Basement: 9’8”av x 18’1”av &15’7” x 6′
Office 1 (with Safe Room): 13’4”av x 13’4”
Office 2: 19’8” x 13’2”
Office 3 (rear): 10’8” x 11’2”
Right Hand Entrance Hall.
Kitchen: 7′ x 6’4”
Office 4: 19’7”max x 17’6” max
Office 5: 12’8”av x 11’1”
Office 6 (rear): 13’av x 8’6”
Office 7: 13’6” x 13’5”
Office 8: 17’9” x 9’8”
Office 9: 16’9” x 9’8”
Stores: 6’5” x 6′ & 6’5” x 6′
Total N.I.F.A. approx. 2,055 sq.ft.
External Store: G.E.F.A. 479 sq.ft.
The property may be suitable for residential conversion / development subject to obtaining the necessary planning consents, prospective purchasers are to make their own enquires in regards to this.
Rateable Value: £13,250.00
Vale of White Horse District Council.
135 Eastern Avenue, Park Drive, Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 4SB
Tel: 01235 422422.
Energy Performance Certificate
The property has an EPC rating of D. A copy of the report is available on request.
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