Offers Over: £285,000
The property comprises a prominent three storey stone built corner property which has been used as a photography studio for a number of years. The property has accommodation over 3 levels and extends to 341.32m (3,674ft) providing ground floor display and showroom accommodation with ancillary offices, storage and studio accommodation to the basement and open plan offices to the upper level. The premises are configured in a manner which allows the separate occupation of the first floor, having an independent access to the side, and would suit a variety of commercial uses, including retail, restaurant or offices, in addition to conversion into apartments, subject to obtaining the relevant planning consents.
The property has a substantial display frontage to Bolton Brow which is a continuation of the A58 Rochdale Road which links Sowerby Bridge with Halifax town centre and leads into Wharf Street, being the main retailing shopping centre within Sowerby Bridge.
Sowerby Bridge is positioned within the Calder Valley approximately 2 miles to the southwest of Halifax town centre. The town centre accommodates a wide range of retail and commercial uses, being a mix of local independent traders and larger multiples which include a JD Wetherspoons public house, Lidl discount store and a Tesco supermarket. The town also affords excellent access to Junction 24 of the M62 motorway network at Ainley Top which allows relatively easy access to Leeds and Manchester, in addition to having a railway station allowing commuter access to these towns and cities.
The property presents an excellent opportunity for an owner occupier to acquire freehold commercial premises in a popular and prominent location in addition to offering an excellent opportunity to acquire premises for development for conversion into apartments. The town has increased in popularity over recent years and is in an attractive location for residents due to the commutability of nearby towns and cities in addition to providing a wide range of restaurants and bars along with a range of other local amenities.