Cambridge is at the heart of a thriving regional economy and favoured location for corporate headquarters and high technology industries. The city commands a first-class communications network, direct access to the M11 (Junctions 11, 12 and 13), Stansted Airport 25 miles, London 60 miles, excellent east-west connections via the A14 dual carriageway to the A1M and M1 in the west, the ports of Felixstowe and Harwich in the east.
Downing Park is situated to the southern edge of Swaffham Bulbeck, which lies about 4 miles north of the A14 at Quy and 6 miles north of Cambridge city. The property is located within a development of five office buildings with on site car parking facilities.
The property comprises part of a refurbished Grade II listed tithe barn of timber frame construction with pitched tiled roof. During the refurbishment many of the traditional timber features were retained to provide a modern working environment.
The unit is outlined in red and the car parking is outlined in blue on the attached plan.
The specification includes:
•Exposed timbers, vaulted ceiling with pendant and up lighting
•Perimeter and under floor trunking
•Internal timber staircase
•Kitchen and wc facilities
It is possible to install air conditioning, subject to the lease terms agreed. The barn has been split to provide two self contained suites. Suite 1 is available from July 2020 and Suite 2 is now fully let. The remaining suite measures approximately 2,000 sq ft (186 sq m) and is split on ground and first floor levels.
There is ample car parking spaces and we are able to offer a generous ratio of 1 car parking space per 200 sq ft. There may be additional visitors’ spaces available by separate negotiation.
It is understood that mains electricity and water are available but these and other items of equipment, including the fixtures and fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested by this firm, and therefore no warranty can be given in respect of their condition. Prospective tenants must satisfy themselves as to their condition.
The suite is available on new internal repairing lease for a term to be agreed. The lease to be excluded from the provisions of the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954 Part II. Further details available on request.
The rates paid this year were £16,500.
All figures are quoted exclusive of VAT.
Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs.
A maintenance charge is levied to contribute towards the maintenance and running of the building and wider park. The charge covers landscape maintenance, refuse collection, external lighting, postal collection and building insurance. The cost is based on £1.00 + VAT per sq ft. Please contact the agents for further details.
The property can be used for offices within Class B1 of the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987. However, prospective occupiers are advised to make their own enquiries with the Local Planning Authority.
Strictly by appointment through Nick Harris at these offices on tel: 01223 819315, email: email@example.com