For Sale / To Let - Under OfferRetail/office premises

96-98, Victoria Street, Grimsby, DN31 1BA


A ground floor retail/office unit is in excellent condition and was previously used as a radio station for BBC Radio Humberside.

The property is laid out over two floors to provide ground floor office/studio space, with the upper floor accessed via stairs and a platform lift, providing ancillary staff and storage accommodation.  There is rear access.

The property also benefits from two allocated car parking spaces.

EPC: E124


The property is situated in a prominent corner position overlooking the Town Centre Bus Station and the eastern end of Freshney Place Shopping Centre, on the corner of Victoria Street and New Street.

Grimsby is a large town situated on the South Bank of the Humber Estuary, within the Unitary Authority of North East Lincolnshire. With the adjoining town of Cleethorpes the resident population is 88,243 (2011 Census). The road enjoys good road links to the national road network via the A180. The City of Lincoln lies about 40 miles to the south and Scunthorpe about 20 miles to the west.

The surrounding area is predominantly commercial in character with a wide range of retailers and office occupiers trading from nearby premises.


The existing use of the property falls in our opinion within Use Class B1 (Business). Alternative uses falling within Use Class A1 (Retail) including Funeral Directors and A2 (Financial and Professional Services) and A3 (Restaurants and Cafés) are considered appropriate alternative uses, subject to planning. 

Interested parties are advised to discuss their plans for the property with the Planning Department at North East Lincolnshire Council.


The property is available To Let by way of a new lease drawn on Full Repairing and Insuring terms for a term to be agreed.

Or alternatively, For Sale - Freehold with vacant possession on completion.

VAT may be payable in additionl to the rent at the prevailing rate.

legal costs

The ingoing tenant is to be responsible for the landlord’s reasonable legal costs incurred in the preparation and grant of the lease.