167 St. James Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 5LE

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Auction sale - Monday 11th December 2017


Sold for £395,000

Upon the instructions of

A major UK Bank
  • Freehold former banking hall and ancillary offices
  • Suit investor, developer and occupiers
  • About 3,933 sqft (365.38 sq m)
  • Car parking to the rear
  • Vacant possession (plus £2,000 per annum from ATM)


11.00am Thursday 30th November and Tuesday 5th December



Summary: This three storey property occupies a prominent corner position located on the east side of St James' Road. There is a rear yard accessed via Althorp Road that could be used for car parking.
Miles: Milton Keynes 22 miles, Rugby 20 miles
Roads: A4500, A428, A45
Rail: Northampton
Nearby Occupiers: Aldi, Farmfoods, Iceland


A three storey end of terrace property of traditional construction with a small rear car park totalling about 3,933 sq ft (365.38 sq m). The property is located near all amenities and would suit a potential change of use to include possible residential conversion in part, subject to obtaining all necessary consents.




Northampton Borough Council (0300 330 7000) www.northampton.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 365.38 3,933 £2,000
167 St James' Road Ground First Second Former banking hall, offices, store Ancillary offices Ancillary offices 175.30 133.22 56.86 1,887 1,434 612
ATM NatWest Bank Cash machine 5 years from completion (1) £2,000
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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