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Serviced Offices with a difference

We are delighted to see the continuing success of “Offices @ No.1”, an independently owned and operated business centre in Exeter’s Southernhay District. Having acquired this impressive 5,800 sq ft Georgian building for the current owners, we have worked with them in marketing the 16 business units which have been created as part of the […] Read more

Character offices in Exeter have new tenant

Acting on behalf of the Devon County Agricultural Association, we have let The Granary, a character office at Westpoint, the Devon County Showground on the eastern edge of Exeter. The Granary is a detached period building at the centre of a courtyard of converted farm buildings which are also converted to office use. The 860 […] Read more

Fore Street, Exeter – Freehold shop sold

Acting on behalf of a Family Trust, Stratton Creber Commercials’ Exeter office has sold the freehold interest of a substantial commercial building within the heart of the City Centre. The property has been in the same ownership for over 40 years and occupied for the same amount of time by Kall Kwik and more latterly […] Read more

Gandy Street, Exeter – Investment sold

Acting on behalf of an established client we have sold the freehold investment in Gandy Street in excess of its guide price of £325,000. The fully income producing retail investment is let to the Recycled Candle Company for a term of 10 years at a stepped rent averaging £28,200 pa. Damian Cook of Stratton Creber […] Read more

Before you Cross that Bridge

Building surveyor Matthew Williams looks at five top-tips when obtaining a pre-acquisition building survey for commercial premises. I always enjoy undertaking pre-acquisition building surveys, it is a great mix of “detective work” researching the history of the building, a “workout” exploring lofts, basements and lifting drain covers, and some “panning” * of findings to pick […] Read more

Stratton Creber Commercial acquires premises for high-profile start-up

We have completed the acquisition of premises for Jurassic Fibre, a high-profile start-up tech company which is rolling superfast broadband out across East Devon.  Jurassic Fibre officially launched in October 2019 at a ceremony at Exeter’s Sandy Park, bringing an 18-month start-up project into being. It is now starting the roll-out of infrastructure which will bring […] Read more

Quirky City Property is on the Market

Plymouth’s ‘Pepperpot’ presents a unique opportunity One of Plymouth’s quirkiest properties is on the market with Stratton Creber Commercial (SCC). Located at the gateway to Drake Circus Shopping Centre and owned by the nearby Plymouth Methodist Central Hall, ‘The Pepperpot’ is available to let at a rental of £10,000 per annum. Former occupants of the […] Read more

Exeter showroom sets new rental record

We were instructed to market a purpose-built 2,200 square foot showroom at Alphinbrook Court on Exeter’s Marsh Barton estate. The unit is on Alphinbrook Road, a prominent trade counter location, and the unit is one of very few on the estate which was built specifically for showroom use. The unit was being refitted following fire […] Read more

New tenant for distinctive offices on edge of Exeter

We were delighted to be asked to market an office suite at Armada House at Odhams Wharf in Topsham, on the edge of Exeter. Armada House is a distinctive modern building with plate glass windows offering views over a tidal stretch of the River Clyst. Strong interest was received from the outset, resulting in terms […] Read more

Philip Joins Stratton Creber Commercial

Property firm boosts valuation team with new appointment Stratton Creber Commercial has strengthened its valuation team in Truro with the appointment of Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) registered valuer Philip Treveil. Originally from Kent, Philip studied archaeology at University College London (UCL) and worked in archaeology for a number of years, including as a […] Read more