Aspiro House, 16A Bridge Street, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8AA
Guide Price* : £160,000
Vacant possession office with prior approval for conversion to residential use
- Residential conversion opportunity
- Established residential location
- Prior approval for conversion to C3 Residential
- Plans provided for a conversion to 1 x 2 bedroom house
The property comprises a vacant office formerly used as a print works, arranged over ground and first floors.
The property is well suited to conversion to residential use and has prior approval for conversion to C3 residential use, we include drawings for conversion to a single, two bedroom house of approximately 1,075 sq ft.
The property is accessed off Bridge Street in Caversham to the north of Central Reading.
The property is approximately 10 minutes walking distance from Reading Station, a major transport hub providing rail services to London Paddington in 23 minutes.
The property is also adjacent to the amenities of Bridge Street and Church Street, both of which feature many national retailers and independent local restaurants. The Oracle Shopping Centre is approximately 15 minutes walking distance to the south.
The property has prior approval for change of use to C3 residential use under application number 190213
Reading Borough Council
The property is not elected for VAT
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The successful purchaser will be required to pay the auctioneers administration fee of £1,200 inclusive of VAT on purchases of £20,000 and above and £360 inclusive of VAT for purchases below £20,000. Other additional costs/fees may apply - Click here.
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