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Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland, DL14 7PE

Retail Unit | GOOD CON | Former Gift Shop | REASONABLE RENT | Fore Bondgate, Bishop Auckland | C123


(Monthly: £368.33)


+ £85 per week (£4,420pa)
+ Total area 365sqft (33.9sqm)
+ E License for use as Shop, Café or Restaurant
+ Ideal for start or relocating hairdressers/beauty shop or any other business
+ Retailers nearby include Greggs, Sports Direct, B&M Stores, H Samuel, Wilko, Boots, a gym, the town hall and a range of restaurants and cafes
+ Opposite Newgate Shopping Centre.


Bishop Auckland is a market town serving the west of County Durham, approximately 10 miles from Durham and 15 miles from Darlington. The property is situated in the Conservation Area in the heart of Bishop Auckland and is a short distance from the Market Place and opposite the Newgate Shopping centre thoroughfare. This is a rapidly improving area with refurbished shops and establishment of new retail businesses.

It is close to many retailers such as Greggs, Sports Direct, B&M Stores, Wilko, H Samuel, Boots, a gym, the town hall and a range of restaurants and cafes


This centrally located shop is ideal for starting or relocating your business. It has been previously used as a gift shop however with its E Planning license it can be used as a shop, café or restaurant. There is a very large retail room, and staff toilets. The unit is secure and benefits from external roller shutters, it is clean and tidy and is available for immediate occupation.


The accommodation comprises the following approximate Net Internal Areas:
Ground Retail Zone A: 19.9sqm 214sqft
Ground Retail Zone B: 11.3sqm 122sqft
Ground Staff Toilets: 2.7sqm 29sqft
Total Area: 33.9sqm 365sqft

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 £4,420 per annum exclusive.

Business Rates

The current rating assessment is as follows: Shop & Premises £2,800.
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 Durham County 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

Call us to discuss your requirements: 0191 477 5777