Freehold For Sale
The Old Bakery, Station Road, Wheathampstead, Herts AL4
(Reference No. 023878)
APPROX 2800 SQ FT (260.12 SQ M)
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Situated in the pretty village of Wheathampstead which is situated approximately 5 miles from Welwyn Garden City and approximately 4 miles from Harpenden. The property is situated towards one end of the village, a short distance from the junction with the B653 Lower Luton Road where it meets Codicote Road. St Albans High School for Girls is a short distance away.

Originally built in 1480 and extend in the 16th and 17th century to provide additional rooms and extensions and the building was then converted to a bakery.

It is currently used for retail, storage and office on ground floor level and residential at 1st floor level. The property is Grade II listed. The older part of the property is situated towards the front of the building with a more modern extension to the rear. The front of the building is arranged over ground and 1st floor with an area to the rear of the ground floor which has a vaulted double height ceiling.

The property would lend itself to being converted into two houses plus possibly a rear bungalow, subject to the necessary planning approval. The property has many original features and low beams in places. To the right-hand side of the building is a driveway which runs to the rear of the site, where there is parking for up to 10 vehicles plus a substantial rear site which could lend itself to be made into a fantastic garden (this area is not suitable for redevelopment). The premises may also be able to be used for a garden centre/nursery or other business, subject to the necessary consents.

Offers in the region of £600,000 is sought for the freehold with vacant possession.

Subject to Contract

Claridges Commercial
Tel: 020 8559 1122