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Former Builders Merchants, George Street, Darwen, BB3 0DQ

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Price: Offers in excess of £450,000 for our client's interest


The property is situated on George Street, on the edge of Darwen town centre, in an established commercial, industrial and residential area. Occupiers in the vicinity include St. Johns Ambulance, Lidl supermarket and the retail and leisure facilities within Darwen town centre.


The property comprises a former builders merchants providing a total floor space of 11,618 sq.ft across three self-contained buildings. The site area is 0.91 acres.


We have been advised that the gross internal area of the premises is as follows :


Trade Counter/Storage (two storey) 8,366 sq.ft (777.26 sq.m)
Outbuilding 2,137 sq.ft (198.53 sq.m)
Total 10,503 sq.ft (975.79 sq.m)
Temporary Structure 1,115 sq.ft (103.63 sq.m)



It is understood that all mains services are available to the site


From the Valuation Office Agency rating list, as published on the internet, we are advised that the property is assessed with a rateable value of £23,750. The rates payable will be in the region of £11,400. Interested parties are recommended to contact the rating department of Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council for further information


An EPC is available on request


All figures quoted are exclusive of, but may be subject to, VAT at the prevailing rate.

Excluded Uses

It is understood that uses associated with the building trade, such as builders merchants, plumbers merchants, would not be permitted.


Understood to be freehold


Offers in excess of £450,000 for our client's interest


The property has been previously used as a builders merchants and other uses would be considered appropriate. Interested parties are recommended to contact Blackburn with Darwen Council's planning department for further information.


Strictly through agents Taylor Weaver (Neil Weaver) 01254 699030