A single storey purpose-built Police Station constructed in the 1970’s that is now for sale due to the closure of the Station.
The building is laid out internally to a good standard to provide a mix of open plan and smaller private offices, together with ancillary toilet and staff facilities.
Adjoining the rear and side of the building are a range of garages for approximately 5 vehicles and a separate store.
Outside there is parking for around 17 vehicles.
The property has a DEC (similar to EPC) of B48
The property is situated in a prominent location on London Road, the main road through the village forming the A15 to Sleaford. The London Road junction with the A607 Grantham Road and Sleaford Road is close by, as is the commercial heart of the village centred around Co-op and Tesco convenience stores, a Doctors Surgery, two pubs and a variety of smaller units let to local traders.
Bracebridge Heath is a popular and expanding village with a population of circa 5,670, located approximately 3 miles south of Lincoln city centre.
Access to the north and south of Lincoln city centre from the village is set to improve further in 2020 with the opening of the Eastern Bypass extension, which runs around the southern edge of the village.
TOWN AND COUNTRY PLANNING
The most recent use of the property as a Police Station is a Sui Generis Use under the provisions of the Town & Country Use Classes Order 1987 (as amended) and therefore any alternative use will require planning permission.
In our view the property would be suitable for a variety of different uses including B1 (Office), A1 (Retail) and D2 (Assembly and Leisure) of the Town and Country (Use Classes) Order 1987 (as amended) as well as demolition and redevelopment for either new build residential or commercial development, subject to the receipt of Planning Permission.
The property is available For Sale with vacant possession on completion.
METHOD OF SALE
The property is being offered For Sale by way of Informal Tender with offers to be received by no later than 12 Noon on Wednesday 12th February 2020.
Offers must be submitted on the attached Tender Form and sent to: Lincolnshire Police HQ, Deepdale Lane, Nettleham LN2 2LT, FAO Mr N S Rothwell, in a sealed enveloped marked ‘Former Police Station, London Road, Bracebridge Heath – Informal Tender’.
The Vendors do not bind themselves to accept either the highest or any offer made.
VAT will be charged in addition to the purchase price at the prevailing rate.
Each party is to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in documenting the transaction.