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The Rocket Centre, 3 Trident Park, Trident Way, Blackburn, BB1 3NU

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Price: £2,500,000

Rental: £225,000 per annum plus VAT


The premises are prominently situated on Trident Park, the main motor dealership location for Blackburn, fronting Whitebirk Drive and within 400 yards of Junction 6 of the M65 motorway. See location plan. Surrounding motor dealerships include Volkswagen, BMW, Toyota, Audi and Hippo.


The premises comprise a mainly single storey, part two storey building, constructed on a steel frame with glazed and insulated flat panel and profile steel insulated cladding to walls and roof, including double skin translucent roof panels. Internally , at ground floor the premises include a high spec, full height showroom, offices, workshop bay and storage. The upper floor, which is constructed with a suspended concrete floor, has both showroom and office accommodation. A goods lift capable of accommodating a motor cycle is included. Externally there is a large tarmac surfaced parking area to both the front and side of the property, including landscaped surround.


We have calculated the gross internal floor area of the premises to be as follows :

Ground Floor

Showroom 8,293 sq.ft

Worskhop 5,379 sq.ft

First Floor

Showroom 4,184 sq.ft

Storage / Office / Canteen 3,724 sq.ft

Total 21,550 sq.ft


All mains services are connected to the property. The property benefits from gas central heating, air conditioning and gas powered hot air blowers.


The premises have a current rateable value of £211,000 and rates payable for the year 2017/18 of £101,069 per annum.

Lease Terms

The premises are available by way of a new tenancy from December 2017. The tenant to occupy on full repairing and insuring terms and to be responsible for the usual occupier's costs, to include business and water rates, electricity and gas.






£225,000 per annum plus VAT


The premises are available from December 2017

Legal Costs

Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs involved in the transaction.


Strictly through sole agents Taylor Weaver (Alex Taylor) 01254 699030