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Sold Prior | Lot 1

39a High Street, Crawley, West Sussex, RH10 1BQ

Sold Prior

  • Commercial Development

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Auction Date

Thu 10/06/2021

Auction Time


Auction Venue

Live Stream

Derelict Fire Damaged Commercial Freehold with planning potential

A single storey freehold commercial building deceptively large from the front elevation extending to 204 sq.m. (2,198 sq.ft) .The building is fire damaged and derelict with potential for redevelopment (subject to consents). This is an unusual opportunity for a buyer to apply for either a residential or commercial building to their own design. There is a garden area beyond the rear wall of the building and the adjoining building at the rear is of a substantial height.

Lot Type

Commercial Investments


The property is situated in the heart of Crawley within a Conservation Area to the rear of a Listed Building (Grade II) and adjacent to St John the Baptists Church (Grade II)


A 2003 Planning Application was approved (now expired) for a 2 storey development of a Restaurant and 4 flats. Planning Reference: CR/2003/0773/FUL A more recent application for 4 x 2 Bedroom flats, Planing Reference CR/2018/0652/FUL was refused, was appealed (Appeal ref APP/Q3820/W/19/3236572) and was dismissed. Copy documents available in legal pack including Appeal decision / Application /Plan of site etc Please take care when entering the building which is derelict.

Additional Fees

Administration Charge - Purchasers will be required to pay an Administration fee of 0.3% (0.25% plus VAT) of the sale price, subject to a minimum of £900 (£750 plus VAT)

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