Travelodge Hotel, Burnt Mill Retail & Leisure Park, Edinburgh Gate,
CM20 2JE

Substantial Hotel Ground Rent Investment

  • Entirely let to AXA UK Pension Trustees Corporation until 3002
  • Important 2013 rent review
  • Rent reviewed in line with RPI or the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices
  • Sublet to and occupied by Travelodge Hotels Ltd until 2035
  • Prominent position on A414 with excellent access to M11 motorway
  • Six Week Completion Period Available
  • Lot
  • Auction
  • Rent
    £70,829 per Annum Exclusive
  • Status
  • Price*
  • Sector
    Ground Rent
  • Auction Venue
    Millennium Hotel
    44 Grosvenor Square
    London W1K 2HP
  • On the instructions of J Pitt and B Moon acting as Joint LPA Receivers
Important Update
  • Expand
  • Photos
  • Map

* More information on the term "price" can be found here

Property Information

25 miles north-east of Central London, 22 miles from the Olympic Stadium at Stratford, 15 miles south of Stansted Airport
A414 (Edinburgh Way), M11 (Junction 7), M25 (Junction 27)
Harlow Town Rail (London Liverpool Street in 31 minutes)
Stansted International Airport

The property is situated in a highly prominent position adjacent to the A414 Edinburgh Way which provides direct access to the M11 Motorway (Junction 7). The property benefits from its close proximity to Stansted Airport, Central London and from the investment in infrastructure and development in East London in preparation for the 2012 Olympic Games. Harlow Town Rail Station is situated some 120 metres north-west of the property.


Virtual Freehold. Held for a term of 999 years plus 3 days from and including 27th November 2003 at a peppercorn rent


The property comprises a site of approximately 0.081 hectares (0.200 acres) upon which has been constructed a 90-bedroom hotel over ground, first, second and third floors. The property also benefits from the right to use 112 car parking spaces.


VAT is applicable to this lot.


The EPC will be available to view online in the solicitor’s legal pack.

Tenancy & Accommodation

SiteTenantTermRent p.a.xReviews
999 years from 03/11/2003 until 3002 £70,829.68 (3)03/11/2013 and five yearly until
2038 and 25 yearly thereafter (4)
Small area of
Site (5)
999 years from 03/11/2003 until 3002£1 (if demanded) 
Totals  £70,829.68 (3)  

(1) AXA UK Pension Trustees Corporation is a subsidiary of AXA Insurance plc who for the year ending 31st December 2010, reported a turnover of £132,000, pre-tax profits of £144,806,000 and a total net worth of £2,000,931,000. (Source: 11/11/2011)
(2) The tenant has sublet the property to Travelodge Hotels Ltd for 30 years until 2035. For further information please refer to the Auctioneers or the legal documents.
(3) The initial rent under the lease was £59,187.50 p.a. The rent was reviewed in 3rd November 2008 and the tenant is currently paying £70,829.68 p.a.x, however the Seller cannot provide the rent review memorandum in respect of this rent review.
(4) The rent is reviewed to the higher of the rent under the lease immediately before the rent review; Initial Rent plus the Retail Price Index increase; or Initial Rent plus the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices increase.
(5) Please refer to the piece of land labelled '1' on the title plan in the legal documents.

Property Documents

  • Site Plan
    Updated Date
    File Size
    219 KB
    View PDF
  • Catalogue Page
    Updated Date
    File Size
    331 KB
    View PDF
  • Common Auction conditions
    Updated Date
    File Size
    168 KB
    View PDF
  • Memorandum of Sale
    Updated Date
    File Size
    27 KB
    View PDF


Seller's Solicitors
Addleshaw Goddard LLP Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street
Monica Duggal 0207 160

Useful Links

By clicking the Submit button I confirm that I would like to register my interest in this Property. Please email me updates when they are published.

If you have a query, please fill in the box below, otherwise click the Submit button.

You have 200 character(s) left.

Are you sure you want to remove this property from My Catalogue?

Are you sure you are no longer interested in this property?

Are you sure you want to delete your Account?

Making the buying and selling of property a seamless experience
Everything you need to know whether you are a buyer or sellerHelp Centre
How can Acuitus Finance help you with bridging finance
How can Acuitus Finance help you with bridging financeObtain bridging finance now