Location

The property occupies a prominent and extremely visible location fronting Roch Valley Way, close to its junction with Manchester Road (A58) and near to the intersection of the A627(M) and M62.

Nearby occupiers include Tesco , Aldi, Starbucks, the main RRG car dealership and Sandbrook Retail Park.


Car Parking

Parking for up to 94 cars.


The Town

Rochdale is a large market town in Greater Manchester and lies amongst the foothills of the Pennines on the River Roch. It is 5.3 miles (8.5 km) north-northwest of Oldham, and 9.8 miles (15.8 km) north-northeast of the city of Manchester.

Rochdale is surrounded by several smaller settlements which together form the Metropolitan Borough of Rochdale, which has a population of 206,500.

Straddled by three major motorways, Rochdale is only 9.8 miles from Manchester city centre and a short drive to Leeds and Liverpool making it the perfect place for retail businesses that value access to major markets and a large, skilled workforce.

Rochdale is home to one of the country’s largest commercial developments – Kingsway Business Park. Kingsway is estimated to add £250 – £350 million per year to the Rochdale and North West economy when it is completed. Eight million people live within 60 minutes drive time of Rochdale.


Accommodation

The premises are arranged over ground and first floor providing good clear retail space with large customer lift capable of carrying 30 customers at a time, or 2250kg of goods. The premises also benefits from a customer lift in the showroom and from air conditioning throughout.

The approximate floor areas are as follows:

Ground Floor: 2090.33 sq m 22,500 sq ft
First Floor: 2090.33 sq m 22,500 sq ft
Total: 4,180.66 sq m 45,000 sq ft

Plans are available on request and a scheme has been prepared detailing options creating two retail units as follows:

Retail Unit 1 

Ground Floor: 650 sq m 7,000 sq ft
First Floor: 650 sq m 7,000 sq ft
Total: 1,300 sq m 14,000 sq ft

Retail Unit 2 

Ground Floor: 1,440 sq m 15,500 sq ft
First Floor: 1,440 sq m 15,500 sq ft
Total: 2,880 sq m 31,000 sq ft

Lease

The premises are available by way of a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term of years to be agreed.


Energy Performance Certificate

An EPC is available upon request.


Rent & Review

Upon Application.


Business Rates

From verbal enquiries, we understand the premises are assessed for rates as follows:-

Rateable Value: £182,000.

UBR (2018/2019): 49.3p.

Rates Payable (2018/2019): £89,726 per annum.

Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries with the Local Authority.


Viewing

Strictly by arrangement via Hynes Illingworth:

A:         Andrew Hynes

T:         0161 431 0660 / 07826 551 503

E:       andrew@hynesillingworth.com


Planning

The property has a current planning consent for A1 retail including 20% food and 20% clothing/footwear. An application has been submitted to Rochdale MBC to remove this exclusion (details on request).


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