The Sea Chest, 20 Market Street

  • For Sale
  • 2
  • 2
Ref: The Sea Chest, Market Street
Sale Agreed £155,000

THE SEA CHEST 20/20A MARKET STREET is a double fronted shop with storage and office area as well as a small yard to the rear and 2 one bedroom flats on the first floor with one of the flats let on a 12 month Tenancy bringing in £80 per week.  (This apartment could be sold with vacant possession, but Notice would need to be given).  The property is in need of total refurbishment and modernisation throughout, but would suit many uses, either an investor or owner/occupier who required a shop and accommodation above.  

Appledore is a quaint port and ship building village with the most picturesque quayside and narrow cobbled streets providing a range of amenities for its inhabitants including mini supermarket, butcher, post office, school, library, places of worship, a selection of galleries and craft shops together with many pubs/restaurants. Other nearby villages include Northam, with its Burrows Country Park offering many attractive walks and stunning vistas, and Westward Ho!, with its long sandy beaches and championship golf course. A regular bus service provides access to the port and market town of Bideford, approximately 3 miles distant, where a wide range of national and local shopping, banking and recreational facilities can be found. The A39 North Devon Link Road provides access to the regional centre of Barnstaple, approximately 12 miles distant, and beyond to the national motorway network. 

THE ACCOMMODATION (in brief comprises):-

SHOP AREA 25'1 x 12'6 (7.64m x 3.81m) having a double shop frontage opening onto Market Street and also a return frontage, with fitted carpet and counter, opening leading into:-

REAR STORE 12'11 x 9'2 (3.94m x 2.80m)  plus a door leading through into a further REAR STORE AREA. 

OFFICE AREA ONE 10'2 x 12'7 (3.10m x 3.83m) with window to side, night storage heater. 

OFFICE AREA TWO 10'3 x 9'7 (3.12m x 2.92m) with night storage heater. 

Door of side street leading to a HALLWAY, which then leads into the REAR COURTYARD which gives access to the first floor accommodation, currently comprising two flats both at first floor level. 

FLAT ONE comprising ONE BEDROOM, LOUNGE, KITCHEN & BATHROOM (This flat is currently tenanted on a 12 month Tenancy at £80 per week and if a proposed purchaser requires vacant possession the Tenant will need to be given Notice by the seller). 

FLAT TWO comprising ONE BEDROOM, LOUNGE, KITCHEN, SHOWER & SEPARATE WC. (This flat is currently empty). 

There is a small COURTYARD AREA before going up to the first floor area to the flats. 

Mains Electricity, Mains Drainage.

EPC RATING Flat One - F, Flat Two - G

Band A  £1,124.08 2016/2017 for the flats. 

From Bideford Quay proceed to Heywood Road roundabout go straight across at the roundabout and then proceed into the next junction and turn right signposted to Appledore.  Continue for approximately 2 miles until reaching Appledore and Market Street is the street that runs parallel to the Quay, so either park on the Quay or in the main car park in Appledore and walk on foot into Market Street where The Sea Chest, 20/20a Market Street will be situated within the middle of Market Street.