Prime Mixed-Use Investment Opportunity
- Situated in the heart of Borehamwood’s main retail thoroughfare.
- Prime mixed use building providing 7,853 sq ft (729.55 sq m) of commercial and residential accommodation.
- A recently refurbished ground floor restaurant let on a new 15 year FRI lease from April 2018.
- Eight residential flats arranged over first and second floors, all of which are fully income producing let on AST agreements at £140,600 per annum.
Borehamwood is an affluent Hertfordshire town located in the district of Hertsmere, c. 11 miles north-west of Central London, a strategic inner M25 location.
The town benefits from exceptional connectivity with the national motorway network, rail links and international airports being in close proximity.
The subject property is situated approximately 0.3 miles from Elstree & Borehamwood train station, which provides regular direct services to King’s Cross St Pancras International (19 mins), Farringdon (30 mins), London Blackfriars (35 mins) and London Bridge (59 mins).
The subject property is situated on the northern side of Borehamwood’s main shopping thoroughfare along Shenley Road, equidistant between a Tesco Extra to the east and Borehamwood Shopping Park to the west.
The property is conveniently set back from Shenley Road on an access road providing loading and customer parking. The world famous Elstree Film Studios are some 300 yards to the east of the property. Other nearby occupiers on Shenley Road include; Iceland, Subway, Greggs, BathStore and Lloyds Bank.
The subject property provides a recently refurbished ground floor restaurant totalling 3,288 sq ft (305.46 sq m) with residential accommodation on the first and second floors totalling 4,565 sq ft (424.05 sq m).
The residential element comprises of 8 apartments (4 x 2 bed apartments and 4 x 1 bed apartments) all have the benefit of central heating. Access to the residential accommodation is from a shared entrance on Shenley Road.
The property is let in accordance with the following tenancy schedule, producing a current rental income of £140,600 per annum.
The commercial unit is let on an effective full repairing and insuring (FRI) terms and the residential units are let on Assured Shorthold Tenancies.
The Property is held Freehold.
Creams Gelato Co.
Creams Cafès have been operating since 2008 with the first UK franchise taking 2 years of meticulous research and planning until it was finally established. The franchise is a unique and independent food brand.
They aim to present a 1950’s retro Americana genre whilst boasting a black and purple colour scheme alongside with distinctive lighting which adds a trendy, unique looking design and feel. There are currently 24 Creams stores in Central London including Kilburn, Wembley, Stratford, Hounslow, Ilford and Brixton. www.creamscafe.com
Zoomex Limited was established in 2012 and currently has a D&B rating of 1A2 which represents a “lower than average risk” of business failure. www.zoomex.co.uk.
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The property is elected for VAT and it is the intention of the vendor to treat this transaction as a Transfer of a Going Concern (TOGC).
Offers are invited in excess of £2,400,000 , subject to contract and exclusive of VAT. This reflects a 7.5% NIY on the commercial and £345 psf capital value on the residential (assuming standard purchaser’s costs).
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