208 Lower Blandford Road, Broadstone, BH18 8DT

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Under Offer £775,000 Offers in excess of - Retail
Size: 3144 sq ft (292 sq m)Tenure: FreeholdLocation: Broadstone Download Property Details


Situated fronting onto the “toast rack” on The Broadway, the main thoroughfare through Broadstone, a vibrant commercial centre on the northern fringe of the Bournemouth, Poole and Christchurch conurbation.  Occupiers along The Broadway include M&S Foodhall, Boots, Tesco Express, Costa Coffee, Papa Johns, Nationwide and Wetherspoons, as well as numerous independent retailers, cafes and restaurants.  Broadstone is approximately 4 miles north of Poole town centre and has an affluent catchment area and accredited local schools.


The property comprises a two-storey detached former bank premises on a rectangular plot incorporating rear land and car park (10 spaces approx.), backing onto Story Lane at the rear. Plot width 71ft approx. Plot Depth 150ft approx. (0.23ac approx.)


The accommodation comprises the following approximate net internal areas:-

Ground Floor

Retail/Sales Area    1,250 sq ft  (116.12 sq m)

Offices                          317 sq ft  (  29.45 sq m)

Stores/ancillary        376 sq ft  (  34.93 sq m)

Total                        1,943 sq ft  (180.50 sq m)

First Floor

Offices                           701 sq ft  (  65.12 sq m)

Cloakroom/Stores     500 sq ft  (  46.45 sq m)

Total                         1,201 sq ft  (111.57 sq m)

TOTAL                3,144 SQ FT  (292.08 SQ M)


Rear Car Park with 10 car spaces approx.

Garden Area


The property is listed on the Valuation Office Agency Gov.UK website described as “Bank and Premises” and valued for non-domestic rating purposes at a Rateable Value of £40,250 with effect from 1st April 2023.

Interested parties should make enquiries of the local authority to verify the business rates payable.


The property is to be sold with vacant possession.


Unconditional offers are invited for the Freehold interest in excess of £775,000.


The property has  an energy rating of D, valid until December 2032.

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These property particulars are intended as general guidance for prospective lessees or purchasers. They do not constitute all or any part of an offer or contract. James and Sons, either for themselves or as agents on behalf of the lessor or vendor give no warranty as to the accuracy of any of the information contained herein. All descriptions, measurements, references to condition and statements as to planning use and permissions or other matter contained in these particulars are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but their accuracy is not guaranteed and should not be relied upon as fact without independent verification. No person in the employment of James and Sons has any authority to make any representations or warranty (verbal or otherwise) in respect of this property and any intending lessee(s) or purchaser(s) should make their own independent enquiry and investigations and inspections to verify the accuracy or otherwise of any information. At no time has any structural or other survey been carried out and no services or appliances have been tested. Interested parties should satisfy themselves as to the structural integrity of the property and the condition and working order of all services, appliances, fixtures and fittings.