Job Centre in Leicester’s New Stroll goes on sale at public sale for £2.25m

Job Centre in Leicester’s New Stroll goes on sale at public sale for £2.25m

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A Job Centre in Leicester’s New Stroll is about to be auctioned off with information worth of £2.25m. The well-known landmark, positioned on the backside of the town center’s historic pedestrian-only boulevard, is being vacated by employees in April.

The premises – at 2a New Stroll – provides 20,124 sq. ft. ((1,870 sq. m) of workplace area over 4 flours. Nevertheless, the constructing is being marketed as having the potential for a residential improvement.

Division for Work and Pensions (DWP) staff with Job Centre Plus are re-locating to newly-renovated lower than a stones throw away in neighboring Wellington Avenue. It is going to finish many years of use in serving to generations of individuals discover new careers and returning to work.

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The net public sale will happen on Thursday, February 16, and is being run by London-based property auctioneers, Allsop. The property is lot 200 within the ‘Residential Public sale’ part of its web site. It has a minimal information worth of £2.25 million, with potential bidders invited to view the constructing in individual forward of tendering a bid.

The Job Centre constructing is being marketed by Innes England Business Property Consultants, which has an workplace within the metropolis’s Waterloo Method, reverse Leicester Railway Station. The agent, nevertheless, can also be welcoming bids for the property forward of the net public sale.

On the Rightmove property web site, the constructing is listed as a “residential improvement on the market”. Innes describes it as an “engaging four-story constructing of brick development beneath a flat roof”.

The agent states: “The property is prominently positioned on New Stroll, the primary pedestrian route into the town center from the prime workplace core and the mainline railway station. The premises subsequently advantages from good ranges of footfall and visibility while additionally being in catchment to each of Leicester’s universities.

“Facilities are in abundance with a wide range of retailers, eating places, bars {and professional} companies all inside a effectively‐established metropolis center.”

(Picture: Innes)

The itemizing continues: “It’s a horny four-storey constructing of brick development beneath a flatroof. The entrance elevation contains two aluminium framed doubleglazed entrance doorways at both aspect of the constructing while there arealuminium framed double glazed home windows all through.

“Internally, the property is laid out to supply a mix of open plan and mobile places of work, along with welfare amenities and storage. “Externally, to the entrance of the constructing, there may be each a stepped andramped entry into the constructing.” All mains companies are linked to the constructing.

A spokesman for Innes mentioned: “We perceive that the property has authorised use from the native authority underneath Use Class E for places of work.” It signifies that the potential new proprietor must apply for planning permission from Leicester Metropolis Council for a change of use to transform it into flats or different residential lodging.

To register forward of the net public sale, go to the Allsop web site by clicking right here. To contact Innes to make an pre-auction provide, organise a viewing or for extra info, name 0116 255 5455 or go to the web site by clicking right here.

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