Home Commercial Commercial Property Retail for sale in English Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA3

About this property

The property is situated on English Street, the prime shopping street in Carlisle. Nearby national retailers include Marks & Spencer, House of Fraser, Boots, W H Smith, River Island and Tesco.

Carlisle is a City situated in north Cumbria and is the main retail centre for the region. The resident population of Carlisle is approximately 80,000 and there is an estimated population in excess of 150,000 within a 30 minute drive.

The City has a main line railway station on the West Coast Main Line and the City centre lies approximately 2 miles west of the M6 Motorway.

The premises are arranged over ground, first and second floors, with additional basic storage within the basement, accessible via a floor hatch.

The shop benefits from a traditional modern timber shop front. The unit is fully fitted and ready for trading with modern ceiling with flush lighting, air conditioning cassettes, panelled walls and a polished timber floor.

Stairs lead from the rear handling area to the first and second floor accommodation. These floors currently provide extensive storage space, together with an office and staff room.

Ground Floor
Sales 96.48 sq m (1039 sq ft)
Rear handling area/store 18.06 sq m (194 sq ft)
Staff w.c.’s

First floor
Storerooms totalling 95.92 sq m (1033 sq ft)
Office 8.36 sq m (90 sq ft)
Staff room 14.93 sq m 161 sq ft)
Second Floor
Storeroom 21.34 sq m (230 sq ft)

Basement (not measured)

Sales 96.48 sq m (1039 sq ft)
Ancillary 158.61 sq m (1708 sq ft)

The premises are available by way of a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term of years to be agreed. The lease is available at nil premium. The Freehold interest is also available for sale.

We understand the Rateable Value to take effect April 2017 is £38,250.

Each party to bear its own legal costs in connection with the preparation and execution of the lease or purchase.

Strictly by appointment through the sole agents, YoungsRPS Stanton Mortimer Property Consultants (reference MAB/PJF).


Stamp Duty Due

Based on a sale price of £225,000 the total amount of stamp duty payable will be:


Last updated: The calculator has been updated to reflect changes in stamp duty following the Mini Budget on 23rd September 2022.

* This value is based on the standard rate and not applicable to first-time buyers or buy-to-let / second home buyers.