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  • Tenure: Leasehold

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Substantial former bank premises in prominent high street corner position

These spacious former bank premises offers approximately 2459 sqft (228 m2) of total floor area, arranged over ground, part mezzanine and basement levels. The property offers a great opportunity for a variety of potential new ventures, subject to obtaining the appropriate consents. Situated on a prominent corner position on the busy lower High Street with an eclectic mix of major retailers, independent stores, bars and restaurants.
The premises includes a range of interesting features that you might expect to find in a former purpose-built bank building, which include extra high ceilings in the main banking hall and four vaults.
The property is to be offered with a new commercial lease at a commencing rental of £20,000 per annum, with terms to be agreed by negotiation.

Ground Floor

Via double wooden doors and access to main trading area.

Main Trading Area (Former Banking Hall)
11.00m max narrowing to 7.57m x 9.35m (36' 1" narrowing to 24'8'' x 30' 8") Former banking hall with feature high coved ceilings. Dual aspect windows fronting the High Street and Prospect Road. Central partition. Steps leading up to managers office. Access to interview office. Stairs leading up to kitchen/staff room at first floor mezzanine level. Door to vault one and doorway leading to inner hallway. Ceiling mounted strip lighting, ceiling fans, two air-conditioning units and radiators. Night-safe.

Interview Room
2.26m x 1.98m (7' 5" x 6' 6") Measurements included within the main banking hall.

Managers Office
4.34m x 3.58m (14' 3" x 11' 9") Two secondary glazed windows to side. Two radiators. Coved ceiling. Cupboard housing gas meter. Strip lighting.

Vault One
5.88m x 1.82m (19' 3" x 6') With secure door and steps down. Light. Concrete floor.

Inner Hall
11.87m x 1.32m widening to 1.70m (38' 11" x 4' 4" widening to 5' 7'') With access to lobby with fitted storage and access to vault two. Communications cupboard with electric meter. Boiler cupboard. Gents & Ladies W.C.'s. Access to vault three. Door and steps leading down to the basement level. Door to rear.

Vault Two
1.72m x 1.52m (5' 8" x 5') With secure door and light.

Gents Toilets
2.40m x 1.51m (7' 10" x 4' 11") With W.C., two wash hand basins, electric water heater and two windows to rear.

Ladies Toilets
3.77m x 2.28m (12' 4" x 7' 6") max. With window to rear. Two W.C.'s. Two wash hand basins, electric water heater, radiator.

Vault Three
5.18m x 3.04m (17' x 10') With secure doors, lights and concrete floor.


Door and steps leading down to basement with light. Hallway measuring 4.31m x 1.37m (14' 2'' x 4' 6''). Doors to vault four and store room.

Vault Four
5.39m x 3.95m (17' 8" x 13') With secure door and light.

2.44m x 2.02m (8' x 6' 8")

First Floor Mezzanine

Kitchen/Staff Room
6.79m x 2.45m (22' 3" x 8') With window to rear and sky-light. Fitted unit with stainless steel sink inset to work surface area and with water heater over. Strip lighting. Radiator.


The property is to be offered with one parking space at the rear.

New Lease
The Landlord is prepared to offer a new lease for a minimum 10 year term with a starting rent of £20,000 per annum and terms to be agreed by negotiation.

The property may lend itself to a number of uses, subject to Landlords approval and any necessary planning consents. All planning enquiries should be made to the local planning office at Thanet District Council or .

Business Rates
The business rateable value is currently £18,750.


Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Broadstairs 0.3 miles
  • Dumpton Park 1.1 miles
  • St Mildred's Primary Infant School 0.3 miles
  • Haddon Dene School 0.4 miles

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Map and Street View Map showing location of property

Local Amenities

  • Broadstairs 0.3 miles
  • Dumpton Park 1.1 miles
  • St Mildred's Primary Infant School 0.3 miles
  • Haddon Dene School 0.4 miles
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