31 High Street, Halstead, Essex, CO9 2AG

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Auction sale - Monday 11th December 2017


Sold for £410,000

Upon the instructions of

A major UK Bank
  • Freehold former banking hall with ancillary offices
  • Town centre location
  • About 3,316 sq ft (307.99 sq m) with large garden
  • Suit investor, developers and occupiers
  • Vacant possession (plus £3,000 per annum from ATM)


31 High Street, Halstead
Please note that the plan in the catalogue is incorrect - please refer to the legal pack.


Tuesday 28 November and Tuesday 5 December both at 2:15pm.



Summary: This attractive property occupies a prominent corner position on the High Street and is located near all amenities.
Miles: Braintree 6 miles, Colchester 14 miles
Roads: A131, A1124
Rail: Braintree
Nearby Occupiers: Sainsbury's, Domino's Pizza, Costa Coffee


A prominent, end of terrace property of traditional construction arranged over basement, ground and first floors of about 3.316 sq ft (307.99 sq m). There is also a rear garden. The property would suit a change of use, including residential conversion in part, subject to obtaining all necessary consents. There is an ATM to the front of the building.




Braintree District Council (01376 557779) www.braintree.gov.uk


Refer to the legal documentation

Energy Performance Certificate

See website

Address Tenant Floor Use Sq M Sq F Lease Terms Rent £ pa Rent Review
TOTAL 307.99 3,316 £3,000
31 High Street Basement Ground First Store Former banking hall/offices Ancillary offices 19.04 195.35 93.60 205 2103 1,008 VACANT
ATM NatWest Bank Cash machine 5 years from completion (1) £3,000
The measurements have been provided by the vendor.
(1) There is a tenant's break clause at the end of the third year, subject to 6 months notice.

Joint auctioneers



Seller's solicitor

DLA Piper

Alice Rusling

0113 369 2844


* Guide price

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* Reserve price

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