Guide price £275,000
Burrington Radar Station is set in a rural location 3½ miles from the village of Burrington set in the Taw Valley and has a Methodist Chapel, village hall, community shop, primary school and the Barnstaple Inn. There is a secondary school 6½ miles away at Chulmleigh.
Barnstaple is the commercial centre for North Devon and is 12 miles to the North and offers a full range of shopping facilities, public houses, restaurants, supermarkets, a theatre and cinema.
The property has good access to Barnstaple via the A377 where the North Devon link road (A361) gives mainly dual carriageway access to the M5 motorway at junction 27 (Tiverton). Tiverton Parkway has a main line railway station with London Paddington service.
Unique opportunity to purchase the land and buildings surrounding the NATS radar station in a rural location and opposite Eaglescott Airfield. The site has been in the same ownership since the 1940s.
The site incorporates two detached single storey buildings. The office building provides cellular offices along with larger open plan rooms with high ceilings. To the side of the office block is a double garage with concrete floor, power and lighting and a workbench to rear with Belfast sink units.
Opposite the office block is transport depot with 2 garages with power, lighting and concrete floors. Garage 1 has an inspection pit as well as a water supply with an adjoining wash down bay and drainage.
The site is approached via an asphalt driveway leading down to the properties where there is ample parking for 10/12 vehicles.
The office building has potential to be converted into a residential dwelling, subject to gaining the relevant planning consents. The property has commercial use and could be used as office accommodation or for a logistics company due to its garaging, parking and storage potential (internally and externally).
The site is set in 25.41 acres of level pasture and paddocks and are currently grazed by a local farmer.
Entrance porch 1.89m x 1.09 (62 x 36)
Office 1 5.59m x 3.29m (183 x 107)
Office 2 5.41m x 4.14m (177 x 136)
Office 3 4.14m x 2.67m (135 x 87)
Store 1 1.98m x 1.83m (64 x 60)
Office 4 4.14m x 2.20 (135 x 72)
Store 2 2.20m x 1.97m (72 x 64)
Office 5 5.46m x 5.17m (179x 169)
Office 6 3.48m x 2.44m (114 x 80)
Switch room 2.34m x 1.80m (76 x 59)
Office 7 4.49m x 3.49 (147 x 114)
Office 8 12.16m x 9.14m (398 x 299)
Workshop 1 8.03m x 4.48m (263 x 147)
Workshop 2 8.02m x 4.53m (263 x 148)
Workshop 3 5.94m x 4.10m (194 x 134)
Workshop 4 5.99m x 4.11m (196 x 134)
Double garage 6.36m x 4.80m (208 x 158)
Garage 1 6.08m x 3.67m (199x 120)
Garage 2 6.09m x 3.66m (199 x 120)
The property is for sale at a guide price of £275,000 plus VAT for the freehold interest subject to the radars continued operation and the appropriate land being excluded from the sale and a right of access to these areas over the driveway. Alternatively the commercial premises could be available to let.
Strictly by appointment through the Sole Agents.