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Retail / Shop Unit Durham Road, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4JR

Former Newsagent | POPULAR LOCATION RETAIL UNIT | Busy Street


(Monthly: £650.00)


+ £7,800 per annum (£150pw)
+ Total area 486sqft (45.8sqm)
+ Prominent position with high footfall.
+ Close to public transport links and Gateshead Interchange
+ Retailers nearby include Health & Fitness Centre, Barber, Funeral Direc-tors, Home Designs and a range of restaurants.
+ Free public car parking outside property


This unit is situated at the junction of Durham Road on the main A167 route running through Low Fell and Gateshead. Gates-head is located 4 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne, 17 miles north of Durham, the location has excellent road communications via the A1, A184 and A694. Nearby occupiers include local traders such as a veterinary surgery, home designs, barber, funeral directors and a range of pizza shops and restaurants. 


The subject property is a mid terrace building comprising of a ground floor retail unit. This property has previously been used as a spa and beauty shop. To the front of the shop there is a receptionist desk and customer waiting area, two rooms and staff toilets and a yard to the rear. Prior to this property being used for beauty it was used as a news agency. We have been informed that the business had an average weekly taking of £5,000 per week before rapid closure of business due to family circumstances. The unit is secure and benefits from external roller shutters. The property is clean and tidy and is available for immediate occupation.


The accommodation comprises the following approximate Net Internal Areas: 
Shop Unit: 37.92sqm (408sqft) 
Storage Room & Toilet: 7.26sqm (78sqft) 
Total approximate NIA: 45.8sqm (486sqft) 

Lease Terms 

The unit is available via a new full repairing and insuring lease 
for a term of years to be agreed, subject to regular rent reviews at a commencing rent of £9,360.00 per annum exclusive. 

Business Rates 

The current rating assessment is as follows: Shop & Premises £4,800. 
The business may be eligible for small business rate relief which in some circumstances can equate to 100% rate relief. 
For further information please contact Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council. 

Legal Costs 

The Tenant is to reimburse the Landlord for all reasonable legal costs with regards to completing the Lease. 


All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT where chargeable. 


By appointment through sole agents, Thrower Stone Group. 

Subject to Contract 

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