Walford Cross is located between Taunton and North Pertherton at the junction of the A38 Taunton to Bridgwater road and the A361 to Street.
Taunton, the county town of Somerset is 3 miles to the south west wish access onto the M5 motorway at junction 25. Junction 24 of the M5 motorway South of Bridgwater is easily accessible via the A38.
The property faces onto the M5 motorway and has high visibility for advertising.
The site extends to 9½ acres and accessed via the A38 via a lane that services county Taunton Caravan & Motorhome Sales as well as the site.
The centre area is laid to concrete for parking and vehicular circulation with a wash down facility.
Somerset county council have the bottom yard which is operated by Somerset Waste Partnership as a recycling centre which is laid to concrete with a steel portal framed canopy area installed by the tenant along with various porter cabins and a weighbridge.
The former cold storage facility has been sub divided into 5 self-contained industrial units and are of steel portal frame construction with concrete floors and insulated metal cladding to walls and roof. The units internally have low-bay halogen lighting as well as fluorescent lighting and have a range of eave heights from 4.5m to 6.4m.
The majority of the units have ancillary office accommodation within the building.
Unit 4A is occupied by Bidvest is the only unit that remains as a chilled storage facility with the plant being owned by the tenant and has 8 dock-level doors.
Noble Foods occupy part of unit 1 as a chilled storage facility and the majority of the building is occupied by St Margarets Hospice. Unit 1 has 8 dock-level doors as well as a side access via a roller shutter door.
At the top of the site is a yard which has planning permission to develop a single detached industrial unit of 639.40 m2 (6,880 ft2).
The top yard has planning permission to build a new industrial unit 639.40 m2 (6,880 ft2) granted in 2017 by Taunton Deane Borough Council (Ref: 14/17/0020).
In addition there is planning permission to build 10 new starter units located off the central yard area extending to 636.61 m2 (6,880 ft2) granted in 2017 by Taunton Deane Borough Council (Ref: 14/17/0020).
All tenants contribute to the estate service charge and further information can be provide to bone fide purchasers.
Tenure and Rental
The freehold interest in the above investment is available able at a guide price of offers in excess of £2.9 million and the asset is held as Walford Cross Limited.
It should be noted that there is a high pressure gas main that runs through the site.