48 - 50 Northgate, Darlington, DL1 1PR

Guide Price* : £150,000

  • Prime, Corner Pitch, Retail Unit
  • Full Vacant Possession
  • 4,573 sq ft (425 sq m)
  • Potential For Conversion of Upper Parts to Residential (subject to planning)
  • Freehold
  • Guide Price of £150,000 reflects a low Capital Value of £32.80 per sq ft


A three storey Victorian corner property with accommodation totaling 4,573 sq ft (425 sq m), arranged over basement, ground, first and second floors lying under a pitched slate roof.

The ground floor offers a substantial retail area benefitting from a return frontage to Crown Street. The upper floors are used mainly for storage purposes.

We provide approximate floor areas below:

Ground Floor - 2,163 sq ft
First Floor - 1,093 sq ft
Second Floor - 1,317 sq ft
Basement - Not Measured
Total - 4,573 sq ft

Please note these floor areas are approximate and not to be relied upon.


Darlington is an historic market town approximately 16 miles west of Middlesbrough, 35 miles south of Newcastle upon Tyne and lies on the east coast main rail line, A1M and A66.

The property is situated on the corner of Northgate and Crown Street in the prime retail area. There are a number of local and national occupiers in the immediate vicinity, including Boots, Greggs and B&M.




We consider the upper parts of the property to be suitable for conversion to residential use (subject to planning).


Refer to the legal documentation

Energy Performance Certificate



Please Note - Within the legal pack the Official Copies make reference to a Lease Dated 18 February 2014. This lease has been disclaimed and we can confirm the property is being sold with full Vacant Possession. The Vendors Solicitor is arranging for the removal of references to this lease within the Title.


* 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.

Administration Fee 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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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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Max Mason
07917 865 212

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

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