What the Dickins? historic building for sale

A period city centre building of historical significance is being offered for sale.

143 Fore Street is an elegant four-storey building on Fore Street, and is reputed to be where Charles Dickens stayed on several visits to the city. The property comprises two retail units on the ground floor plus seven flats on the upper floors.

The purchaser will benefit from rental income from the two shops, both of which are occupied by established independent traders, as well as the ground rents from the flats, which together currently total £22,975 per annum. The shop leases run until April 2025 (break in April 2021) and December 2023 respectively.

The property is offered at a price of £335,000. For details contact Jonathan Ling on 01392 20203 /