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York House, 38 St Mary's Street, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 7AB.

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York House, 38 St Mary's Street, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 7AB.


Newport is a popular market town in Shropshire located approximately 8 miles from Telford, 19 miles from the county town of Shrewsbury and 13 miles from Stafford. Birmingham city centre is approximately 35 miles distant via the M54 and M6 motorways.

The property itself occupies a mid-terraced position on St Mary's Street, a cobbled street situated just off the end of the High Street. The building falls within Newport Conservation Area and overlooks St Nicholas Church.


The property comprises an attractive Grade II Listed period building, which dates from the late 18th century. The main three-storey structure is of part rendered solid brickwork beneath a pitched tiled roof and retains a number of period character features to the front elevation, including glazed bar sash windows with painted stone sills and lintels, shell segmental heads and moulded stucco eaves. There is a two-storey section to the rear of similar construction, with a more modern flat roof extension beyond.

Internally, the ground floor accommodation has been split to provide two self-contained retail units known as 38A and 38B, each having a glazed shop frontage onto St Mary's Street. To the rear is a larger commercial premises, which is arranged over three floors and has latterly been utilised as a day care centre and nursery. There are WC and kitchen facilities on each floor.

Externally, there is an enclosed garden area to the rear of the building and a vehicular access via Water Lane.

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York House, 38 St Mary's Street

Detailed Specification

  • Size

    3,969 sq ft on 0.113 ac
  • Price/ Rent

    Price upon application.
  • Accommodation

    38A - Ground floor shop174 sq ft16.17 sq m
    38B - Ground floor shop672 sq ft62.43 sq m
    38 - Ground floor (rear)1,066 sq ft99.05 sq m
    First floor1,205 sq ft111.98 sq m
    Second floor852 sq ft79.16 sq m
    Total Area3,969 sq  ft368.79 sq m
    TOTAL SITE AREA0.113 AC0.046 HA
  • Services

    We understand that all mains services are available or connected to the property. It should be noted that we have not checked or tested these services and interested parties should make their own enquiries.
  • Planning

    The property does offer some residential development potential subject to obtaining the necessary planning permission. Interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries with the Local Planning Authority.
  • Tenure

    Freehold: The property is available to purchase freehold with vacant possession.
  • Local Authority

    Telford & Wrekin Council, Addenbrooke House, Ironmasters Way, Telford, Shropshire - Tel: 01952 380000.
  • Rateable Value

    According to the Valuation Office Agency website the rateable value of the property in the 2017 rating list is: 38A 5,000; 38B 13,500; and 38 19,000.
  • Energy Performance Certificate

    The property has an Energy Rating of E(105) for 38A and E(115) for 38B.
  • VAT

    All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT, which may be payable at the prevailing rate.
  • Legal Costs

    Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs in connection with this matter.
  • Viewing

    Strictly by prior appointment with the Agent's Telford office:
  • Additional Viewing Information

    Contact: Nathan Fern
    Direct Line: 01952 521004
    Mobile: 07957 828 569
    Ref: BNF/0109
    Joint Agent: Davies White & Perry Newport

Andrew Dixon & Company. for themselves and for the vendors or lessors of this property whose agents they are give notice: (1) The particulars are set out as a general outline for the guidance of intending purchasers or lessors, and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, an offer or contract. (2) All descriptions, dimensions, references to condition and necessary permissions for use and occupation, and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct but any intending purchasers or tenants should not reply on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to the correctness of each of them. (3) No employee of Andrew Dixon & Company. has any authority to make or give representation or warranty whatever in relation to this property.

As far as possible, these particulars are intended to give a fair description of the property. Unless otherwise stated, no enquiries have been made of statutory authorities nor tests made of electricity, plumbing or other services installed in the property. No warranties or certificates of building work, leases/title documents have been inspected. Such information as is given in these particulars is based on a purely visual inspection only and information supplied to us by the vendor/lessor. Interested parties must take their own measurements in order to satisfy themselves that the premises are suitable for their own requirements. Our measurements are approximate in order to give an indication of size only. Whilst every care has been taken to prepare these particulars, we would be grateful if you could inform us of any errors or misleading descriptions found in order that we may correct them in our records.