552 Ashley Rd, Poole BH14 0AG, UK

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Under Offer £28,500 per annum - Car Showroom, Retail
Size: 1002 sq ft (93 sq m)Tenure: LeaseholdLocation: Ashley Road Download Property Details


The property is situated on a busy main road location on the north side of Ashley Road at the junction with Granville Road opposite the Esso Petrol Filling Station.  It is approximately mid-distance between Poole and Bournemouth town centres. The main Ashley Road retail parade is approximately 150 metres distant to the east where occupiers include a number of national banks, restaurants and a variety of national and local retailers.  The area is well served by regular bus services and has good transport links throughout the Bournemouth and Poole conurbation.


The property comprises a prominent car showroom unit occupying a corner plot.  The premises have been used as a car sales showroom and for vehicle hire over recent years.

The main showroom fronts onto Ashley Road and Granville Road, with 3 sliding glazed doors providing vehicular access between the showroom and forecourt.  Internally the showroom is predominantly open plan with an additional partitioned office, disabled WC and staff kitchen.  Externally there is a forecourt accessed from Granville Road providing approximately 13 vehicle display spaces.

To the rear of the unit, accessed via Granville Road, are 3 inter-connecting  vehicle workshop bays with additional forecourt parking.


The accommodation, with approximate dimensions, is as follows :-

Car Showroom

Maximum Depth     33’  (10m)

Maximum Width     35’  (10.8m)

Showroom/Retail Area

1,002 sq ft  (93.09 sq m) including Office and Kitchen

Disabled WC with wash hand basin

Workshop 1

Maximum Depth     28’  (8.5m)

Maximum Width     22’  (6.87m)

Gross internal area – 629 sq ft  (58.40 sq m)

Workshop 2

Maximum Depth     25’  (7.58m)

Maximum Width     18’  (5.65 m)

Gross internal area – 461 sq ft  (42.83 sq m)

Workshop 3

Maximum Depth     25’  (7.58m)

Maximum Width     17’  (5.33 m)

Gross internal area – 405 sq ft  (37.61 sq m)

WC with wash hand basin.

Vehicle Display Spaces

There are approximately 13 vehicle display spaces adjoining the main showroom and potential for additional spaces in front of the workshop. 


The property has previously been used as a car showroom.  Interested parties are advised to check with Poole Borough Council as to their proposed use.


The property is listed on the VO Agency website as Car Showroom and Premises with a Rateable Value of £19,500 (April 2017).  Interested parties should make enquiries of the local authority to verify the business rates payable.


The premises are available by way of a full repairing and insuring lease to be granted for a term of years to be agreed, incorporating 3-yearly rent reviews.


£28,500 per annum exclusive.


The property has an energy performance rating of Band ‘C’.  The full Energy Performance Certificate and Recommendations Report are available on request.


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


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These property particulars are intended as general guidance for prospective lessees or purchasers. They do not constitute all or any part of an offer or contract. James and Sons, either for themselves or as agents on behalf of the lessor or vendor give no warranty as to the accuracy of any of the information contained herein. All descriptions, measurements, references to condition and statements as to planning use and permissions or other matter contained in these particulars are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and should not be relied upon as fact without independent verification. No person in the employment of James and Sons has any authority to make any representations or warranty (verbal or otherwise) in respect of this property and any intending lessee(s) or purchaser(s) should make their own independent enquiry and investigations and inspections to verify the accuracy or otherwise of any information. At no time has any structural or other survey been carried out and no services or appliances have been tested. Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the structural integrity of the property and the condition and working order of all services, appliances, fixtures and fittings.