Units Beneath Travelodge, High Street West, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR1 1UD

Guide Price* : £100,000

Upon Instructions of

  • Two vacant units
  • Planning permission for a variety of uses
  • Offered with vacant possession


The property comprises two ground floor retail units totalling 6,900 sq ft (641 sq m). The units, having being completed in November 2012, are offered in shell condition and have planning consent for A1, A2, A3, A4, D1 & D2 uses. The units have a frontage onto High Street West and features a return frontage to William Street.


The property is located in Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, approximately 15 miles South East of Newcastle Upon Tyne and 13 miles North East of Durham.

The city is connected to the national rail system via the Tyne & Wear Metro. Additionally, Grand Central Railway also runs five daily services between Sunderland and London King’s Cross in under four hours. Newcastle International Airport lies 21 miles north west of the City which offers flights to Europe and other international destinations.

Road communications are excellent with the City lying 9 miles east of junction 65 of the A1(M) which provides access to the Midlands and the South, and 4 miles east of the end of A19 which runs parallel to the A1(M) to Doncaster. The A194(M) which begins at J65 of the A1M leads north to Newcastle, Gateshead, Jarrow and the Tyne Tunnel.

The property sits immediately adjacent to Sunniside multi-storey car park which offers 653 spaces. There is excellent frontage to High St West which provides a direct link for University Students from the halls of residence nearby to St Peter’s campus on the north side of the River Wear.

The property benefits from being adjacent to a modern tenpin bowl, operated by 1st Bowl, adding critical mass to this leisure destination. In addition The Bridges Shopping Centre, owned by Land Securities, is located less than 340 metres south west of Sunniside. The scheme, comprising 500,000 sq ft is anchored by Primark, Debenhams, Top Shop, H&M, Dorothy Perkins, Superdry, River Island and Boots.


Long Leasehold


Sunderland City Council - www.sunderland.gov.uk (0191 520 5555)


The property is offered with vacant possession

Legal Pack

The property is being offered as a conditional sale due to a pre-emption agreement held by a third party - Please consult the legal pack for more information

Vendor's solicitor

Charlotte Stevens
020 7320 3980

* 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.


Kier Property

Vendors Solicitor

Charlotte Stevens - Dentons
020 7320 3980

Related Documents

Agreement Documents

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

Disclaimer: Lambert Smith Hampton Group Limited and its subsidiaries, including 574, and their joint agents if any (“LSH”) for themselves and for the seller or landlord of the property whose agents they are give notice that: (i) These particulars are given and any statement about the property is made without responsibility on the part of LSH or the seller or landlord and do not constitute the whole or any part of an offer or contract. (ii) Any description, dimension, distance or area given or any reference made to condition, working order or availability of services or facilities, fixtures or fittings, any guarantee or warrantee or statutory or any other permission, approval or reference to suitability for use or occupation, photograph, plan, drawing, aspect or financial or investment information or tenancy and title details or any other information set out in these particulars or otherwise provided shall not be relied on as statements or representations of fact or at all and any prospective buyer or tenant must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the accuracy of all information or suitability of the property. (iii) No employee of LSH has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty arising from these particulars or otherwise or enter into any contract whatsoever in relation to the property in respect of any prospective purchase or letting including in respect of any re-sale potential or value or at all. (iv) Price or rent may be subject to VAT and any prospective buyer or tenant must satisfy themselves concerning the correct VAT position. (v) Except in respect of death or personal injury caused by the negligence of LSH or its employees or agents, LSH will not be liable, whether in negligence or otherwise howsoever, for any loss arising from the use of these particulars or any information provided in respect of the property save to the extent that any statement or information has been made or given fraudulently by LSH. (vi) In the case of new development or refurbishment prospective buyers or tenants should not rely on any artists’ impressions or architects’ drawings or specification or scope of works or amenities, infrastructure or services or information concerning views, character or appearance and timing concerning availability or occupation and prospective buyers or tenants must take legal advice to ensure that any expectations they may have are provided for direct with the seller or landlord and LSH shall have no liability whatsoever concerning any variation or discrepancy in connection with such matters.