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Head Street, Colchester, CO1 1NP
Headgate Court, Head Street, Colchester CO1 1NP
For Sale
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About the Property

    Colchester is a historic market and university CIty, and Britain’s Oldest Recorded Town, located midway between Chelmsford and Ipswich, 50 miles north east of London.

    The city benefits from good road communications, being at the junction of the A12 / A20 bypass, connecting to the town to London and the M11 and M25.

    There are regular rail services to London (London Liverpool Street approximately 55 minutes)

    The property is situated within a courtyard off the western side of Head Street, close to it’s junction with St John’s Street and Crouch Street. The Property benefits from further access way to the rear via Church Street.

    Occupiers close by include: H&M, Halifax (both inside the Culver Square Shopping Centre), Odeon Cinema, Costa Coffee and a number of offices.

    Attractive Grade II listed building, which dates back to 1530 in parts.

    Well located in center of the popular market City, located within a courtyard setback from Head Street.

    Arranged over 784 sq m (8,440 sq ft) over ground and two upper floors.

    Potential for redevelopment (subject to necessary consents).

    Benefits from 10 onsite car parking spaces.

    VAT is not applicable.

    Six Weeks Completion Available

    The Property is Grade II* listed and in parts dates back to 1530. It is split into a main building (c. 452 sq m (4,870 sq ft)) and an inter-communicating rear office (c. 331 sq m (3,570 sq ft)), which dates back to the 1960’s.

    There is parking for 10 cars in total, 5 to the front of the main building (accessed via Head Street) and 5 to the rear (accessed via Church Street).

    Site area: 0.23 acres.

    Accommodation (Approx. NIA)
    Ground Floor 337.76 sq m / 3,636 sq ft
    First Floor 367.92 sq m / 3,960 sq ft
    Second Floor 78.43 sq m / 844 sq ft
    Total 784.11 sq m / 8,440 sq ft

    FOR SALE via Allsop Commercial Auction – 17th July 2024 (online) LOT 79

    GUIDE PRICE: £295,000 – £325,000

    Bidding will open at 11.00 am for ALL lots. Lot 1 closes from 12.00 midday

    VAT is not applicable to this Lot

    Benefits from 10 onsite car parking spaces

    The property may lend itself to a variety of alternative uses and redevelopment, subject to obtaining all the necessary consents. All enquiries should be made with the local authority: Colchester Borough Council (

    Auctioneer – Allsop
    FAO: George Walker

    Joint Auctioneer – Nicholas Percival Ltd
    FAO: Nicholas Percival or Billy Coe


    Headgate Court, Head Street, Colchester CO1 1NP

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