61/62 Hertford Street, Coventry, CV1 1LB

Guide Price* : £590,000 - £600,000

Upon Instructions of


  • Freehold retail investment
  • City centre arcade location
  • Let until 2024 (no breaks)
  • Producing £62,000 per annum


The property comprises a three storey mid terraced (plus basement) building of traditional construction forming part of a covered shopping arcade. The property is arranged as a ground floor split level retail unit with ancillary accommodation at basement, first and second floor levels. Nearby Barracks car park provides parking for about 460 cars.


Coventry lies about 19 miles south east of Birmingham and 24 miles south west of Leicester with a population of about 337,500 (2011 estimate). It lies to the south of the M6 motorway, which can be accessed at junctions 2 and 3 via the A4600 and A444 respectively. Hertford Street lies in the city centre and is one of the main shopping thoroughfares running south from Broadgate. The property forms part of a covered, pedestrianised shopping centre and is situated on the west side of the street. Nearby occupiers include Poundland, Ryman, Superdrug, Yorkshire Building Society and The Money Shop.



Planning Authority

Coventry City Council (02476 831212) www.coventry.gov.uk.


Please refer to the legal documentation.

Energy Performance Certificate

EPC Rating 76 Band D.

Tenancy & Accommodation

Floor Use SqM SqFt Tenant Lease Current Rent
TOTAL 716.70 7,715 £62,000
Ground floor
First floor
Second floor
CEX Limited (1) 10 years from 10/12/2014 (1)(2)(3)(4) £62,000
: The floor areas have been taken from the VOA website. (1) The tenant trades in the purchase, sale & exchange of a range of technology & entertainment products. For the year ending 30/06/2015 the tenant reported a turnover of £135.79 million, a pre-tax profit of £833,000 & shareholders' funds of £142,000 (source: Graydon). (2) FRI lease (3) Rent review on 10/12/2019 (4) The lease is subject to an underlease of an electricity substation registered to Western Power Distribution (East Midlands) Plc.


Vendor's solicitor

(Thomas Sheldon)
020 7320 6894

* Generally speaking Guide Prices are provided as an indication of each seller's minimum expectation, i.e. 'The Reserve'. They are not necessarily figures which a property will sell for and may change at any time prior to the auction. Virtually every property will be offered subject to a Reserve (a figure below which the Auctioneer cannot sell the property during the auction) which we expect will be set within the Guide Range or no more than 10% above a single figure Guide.

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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.

Office Contact

020 7198 2284



Vendors Solicitor

(Thomas Sheldon)
020 7320 6894

Related Documents

Agreement Documents

Subject to Contract and Exclusive of VAT © Lambert Smith Hampton December 2023

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