14/18 George Street
EH48 1PW

Heritable Retail & Beauticians Investment

  • Pedestrianised Town Centre Location
  • 2 Shops and First floor Beauticians
  • Future alternative use potential on the upper floor
  • Nearby occupiers include SpecSavers, WHSmith & Boots
  • Lot
  • Auction
  • Rent
    £24,875 per Annum Exclusive
  • Status
  • Price*
  • Sector
    High Street Retail
  • Auction Venue
    Live Streamed Auction
  • On Instructions of a Major Property Company
  • 14/18 George Street<br>Bathgate<br>EH48 1PW
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Property Information

20 miles west of Edinburgh
25 miles east of Glasgow
A89, M8, A71
Bathgate Scot Rail
Edinburgh 7 Glasgow airports

Bathgate is a commuter town in West Lothian, approximately 20 miles west of Edinburgh and 25 miles east of Glasgow. Road links are excellent and the town benefits from a rail station with a journey time of 30 minutes to Edinburgh Waverley station. The property is situated in a prominent position on the eastern side of the pedestrianised George Street, the main retailing street within the town. Nearby occupiers include Boots, British Heart Foundation, SpecSavers, WHSmith amongst a number of local traders




The property comprises two ground floor shops and a self contained beauticians at first floor.


VAT is not applicable to this lot.


The property may benefit from future redevelopment for a variety of uses, subject to all necessary consents/permissions and current tenancy. Interested Parties are referred to www.westlothian.gov.uk

Completion Period

Six Week Completion


See legal pack as www.acuitus.co.uk

Tenancy & Accommodation

FloorUseFloor Areas
TenantTermRent p.a.xReversion
No.14 GroundRetail
145.72 sq m
(1,568 sq ft)
West Lothian 50+
(1)£12,500 (1) (2) 
No.18 GroundRetail
78.29 sq m
(842 sq ft)
t/a Homeaid
5 years from
No. 16 FirstRetail
76.29 sq m
(821 sq ft)
Rattana Love (4)
Term of years
expiring 05/11/2023
£3,375 (3)2023

(1) Terms provisionally agreed for a new 5 year lease at £12,500 p.a. with a rent deposit. Negotiations are ongoing.
(2) There is a 3 month rent free period. If lease formalised before completion of the sale then the Seller will top up the rent from completion of the sale until expiry of the rent free period, by way of an allowance on completion of the sale.
(3) Rent deposit held of £2,066. 2021 option to determine NOT exercised
(4) The Thai Massage Wellness Centre - www.the-thai-massage.co.uk

If you are the successful bidder, Acuitus requires a separate payment of £1,000 inclusive of VAT as a buyer's administration charge payable to Acuitus Limited upon exchange of contracts. A VAT receipt will be provided upon payment.

Due to the current restrictions in movement throughout the UK, the property may not have been inspected by Acuitus. Some photographs may not be current and these will be dated where this is the case. Plans showing nearby occupiers and mention of nearby occupiers may reflect a dated situation as some tenants are not currently in occupation. Floor areas and accommodation details are likely to have been obtained from VOA.Gov.UK and the Vendor.

Property Documents

  • Solicitors Legal Pack
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  • Catalogue Page
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  • Site Plan
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  • Memorandum of Sale
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  • Money Laundering Regs
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  • Customer Due Dilligence Form
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Peter MayoPeter Mayo +44 (0)20 7034 4864 +44 (0)7833 459318Peter.mayo@acuitus.co.uk
Mhairi ArchibaldMhairi Archibald +44 (0)7718 899 341 Mhairi.archibald@acuitus.co.uk
Seller's Solicitors
Addleshaw Goddard LLP Exchange Tower
19 Canning Street
Dominic White (0)141 574 2315Dominic.White@addleshawgoddard.com

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