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For Sale By Auction | 11:00, 22 July 2020 | Lot 12

Aylsham Garden Centre, Norwich Road, Aylsham, Norwich, Norfolk, NR11 6UD

Sold £720,000

  • Commercial Property
  • Tenure: Freehold

Call the team on 01603 505 100 for more information

Auction Date

Wed 22/07/2020

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Former Garden Centre and bungalow with development potential set in 4.8 acres (stms)

This prominently situated former garden centre is offered for sale with the potential for a range other uses or could be reopened with minimal investment. The property has approximately 10,000 sq ft of covered selling space, cafe, kitchen areas and storage, however, there are numerous out houses storage units and general stores adding to the internal space. To the rear of the main building is a nursery area, further stores and a pump house housing the private deep bore water supply. To the front of the site is a large customer car park whilst to the rear is a detached 3 bedroom single storey dwelling . The premises could offer a range of alternative uses and the surrounding land could enable expansion of the business opportunity. The site is situated in a main road position on the fringe of Aylsham which is a popular and expending market town in North Norfolk approximately 10 miles north of Norwich.



Garden Centre

The site has a frontage onto A140 Norwich Road of approximately 108m and extends to approximately 3 acres stms. There are a range of permanent and temporary buildings which formed the original garden centre complex. The cafe area has approximately 40 covers with a kitchen area and customer toilets.


In addition to the main buildings there are a range of sheds, general stores and secure containers set within fenced areas. Beyond this is an area of parking for upwards of 30 vehicles and additional land for further cultivation or development subject to planning.

Business Rates

Description Garden Centre and premises RV £28,500

Managers Bungalow

Accommodation includes: Hall, sitting room, kitchen/dining room, study, playroom,/bedroom 3, bathroom, bathroom, utility, cloakroom. This property currently has a restricted use in conjunction with the garden centre however an application has been made to Broadland District Council for the lifting of the restriction.


Open viewings are being scheduled - the next is on Thursday 16 July - APPOINTMENT ESSENTIAL please contact the Norwich office on 01603 505100 to be allocated a time slot on the next available viewing day

Energy Efficiency Rating (EPC)

Current Rating C, C


Interested parties are requested to make their own enquiries to the relevant authorities as to the availability of services.

Local Authority

North Norfolk District Council


Kenneth Bush Solicitors, 11 New Conduit Street, Kings Lynn, PE30 1DG, Ref: Amanda Davies, Tel: 01553 692233

Additional Fees

Administration Charge - 0.3% inc VAT of the purchase price, subject to a minimum of £954 inc VAT, payable on exchange of contracts.

Disbursements - Please see the legal pack for any disbursements listed that may become payable by the purchaser on completion.