Commercial and Residential Investment - Bideford

Investment Property Devon
Investment Property Devon
Investment Property Devon
Investment Property Devon

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Mixed Commercial and Residential Investment - Long Term Commercial Tenants

  • Prominent corner location
  • Fully let investment consisting of 2 commercial shop units and 2 residential flats
  • Commercial let with the balance of two 20 year lease, income £18,600 per annum
  • Residential parts producing £12,240 per annum
  • Central heating installed within one of the residential units 2 years ago
  • Showing a rental return of over 9%



18 NEWPORT ROAD - Let to Mr & Mrs Roberts, operating as a Spar convenience Store

Single fronted premises, 1,711 sq.ft (159 sq.m)

19 NEWPORT ROAD - Let trading as Yummies, operating as a take-away

Single fronted premises, 1,162 sq.ft (108 sq.m)



Both accessed from a self contained entrances onto Victoria Street:-


FLAT 1 - Bedroom, bathroom, lounge / diner, kitchen, second bedroom, electric heating



FLAT 2 - Entrance porch with stairs leading to FIRST FLOOR Lounge / diner, kitchen / shower room, bedroom 1 and bedroom 2, gas central heating installed 2 years ago

Commercial Funding

Having been in the trade for many years we have established good connections in the finance sector. Our association with these Banks and Commercial Brokers mean that we are able to offer you introductions to competitive finance packages, for a new purchase or refinance purposes alike. Whether it is initial advice on your likely purchase level or if you are at the point of making an offer, you will often be able to achieve preferential rates, possibly saving you thousands of pounds. Please call for more information.

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By strict appointment through the selling Agents, JD Commercial, 42 Ridgeway Drive, Bideford, North Devon. EX39 1TW
TEL: (01237) 424053 / 07868 846357 E-MAIL: [email protected]


With over 40,000 inhabitants including nearby villages, Barnstaple is a thriving town near to beautiful beaches and countryside, and the centre of North Devon in commerce, culture, education and service provision. It has a wide variety of businesses attracting tourists and permanent residents year-round, including a vibrant and diverse collection of bars and restaurants for evening footfall. Barnstaple is easily reached via the A361 which leads to the M5 at Junction 27, has a station with hourly trains to Exeter at peak times, and Exeter airport is an hour away. The town is rapidly expanding with several new housing and commercial developments currently underway, and more than 5,000 new houses and further economic development planned for the near future. The notable towns of Bideford (9 miles), Woolacombe (14 miles), Ilfracombe (12 miles), South Molton (12 miles) and Torrington (14 miles) are also nearby.


The subject property is on the main thoroughfare in Newport, a busy residential area on the outskirts of Barnstaple town centre.  Newport enjoys a considerable quantity of facilities including Newport Primary School, as well as the Park School Community College.  Newport is generally considered to be a favoured residential area of town and is close to the town centre with direct access to both Link Roads and the old Exeter Road.


The original building is of two storey Petersmarland brick construction, under a pitched slate roof, with the property having been extended to the side and front to provide further floor area for the commercial parts.  The shops, 18 and 19, have floor areas of 1,711 sq.ft (159 sq.m) and 1,162 sq.ft (108 sq.m) respectively with the leases on these having both commenced in 2005.  At first floor level are two x 2 bedroomed flats, one of which was fitted with gas central heating approximately 2 years ago.  Each unit is self contained and has its owns metering for utilities.  To the rear of the property is a further self contained flat which has was sold on a long leasehold basis some years ago.


Our clients are inviting offers for the Freehold interest with the property being sold with the benefit of the existing tenancies as follows:


18 Newport Road - Let to Mr & Mrs Roberts, operating as a Spar convenience store - 20 year lease term from February 2005 - Current rent £9,600 pa

19 Newport Road – Let trading as Yummies, operating as a take-away - 20 year term from April 2005 - Current rent £7,200 pa

64a - 2 bedroomed flat let on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy - £6,240 pa

64b - 2 bedroomed flat let on an Assured Shorthold Tenancy - £6,000 pa

Rear Flat - Sold off on a long leasehold basis


Total rent roll - £29,040 per annum



Please contact the agents for a copy of the Energy Performance Certificate and Recommendation Report.


Payable, if applicable, at the prevailing rate.