9/11 Broad Street
East Sussex
BN25 1LS

Town Centre Freehold Retail Investment with large vacant 3 bedroom flat

  • Prominent Town Centre Location
  • Let to Optician & Charity Shop with vacant self-contained 3 bedroom flat above
  • Immediate Asset Management Opportunities
  • VAT-free Investment
  • Lot
  • Auction
  • Rent
    £34,500 per Annum Exclusive
  • Status
  • Price*
  • Sector
    High Street Retail
  • Auction Venue
    Live Streamed Auction
  • 9/11 Broad Street, Seaford, East Sussex, BN25 1LS
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Property Information

8 miles south of Lewes
9 miles west of Eastbourne
11 miles east of Brighton
Roads A26, A27
London Gatwick

Seaford is a popular tourist destination on the East Sussex coast, with a resident population of approximately 20,000 and located 9 miles west of Eastbourne and 11 miles east of Brighton. The town is served by the A239 coast road and benefits from regular rail services to Brighton, Gatwick and London (Victoria).
The property is situated in the town centre location on Broad Street, the main retail thoroughfare of the town, close to its junction with High Street.
Occupiers close by include Co-op (diagonally opposite) Boots, WHSmith and a variety of local traders.




The property comprises two ground floor shops with a large self-contained 3 bedroom flat at first floor. The flat is separately accessed from the rear.


VAT is not applicable to this lot.

Completion Period

Six Week Completion


See legal pack at www.acuitus.co.uk

Tenancy & Accommodation

FloorUseFloor Areas
TenantTermRent p.a.xReview/
78.2 sq m
(842 sq ft)
with a guarantee from D.
McGee t/a Sussex Eyecare
Opticians (1)
10 years from
Over) (2)
84.3 sq m
(907 sq ft)
(EASTBOURNE) t/a St Wilfrids
Hospice (3)
10 years from
21/07/2019 (4)
3 Bedrooms
Total Commercial Area
162.50 sq m
(1,749 sq ft) plus a three bed flat

(1) Established in 1997 (www.sussexeyecare.co.uk)
(2) Terms have just been agreed with the tenant to take a new 10 year lease, with no breaks, at a commencing rent of £17,000 p.a, with an upwards only rent review at year 5.
(3) St Wilfrids Hospice are a Charity and trade from 6 shops in the local area (www.stwhospice.org)
(4) The lease is subject to a tenant only option to determine on 21/07/2024.

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

  • Site Plan
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  • Catalogue Page
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  • Common Auction conditions
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    168 KB
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  • Memorandum of Sale
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    27 KB
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David MargolisDavid Margolis +44 (0)20 7034 4862 +44 (0)7930 484 440david.margolis@acuitus.co.uk
Billy StruthBilly Struth +44 (0)20 7034 4854 +44 (0)7824 705 955billy.struth@acuitus.co.uk
Seller's Solicitors
Irwin Mitchell LLP Belmont House, Station Way
RH10 1JA
Lucy Barber 07425 620424lucy.barber@irwinmitchell.com

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