This is a rare and unique opportunity to acquire this iconic property located on the east side of Sydney Street which, at present, is trading as the Guarana Company Ltd. It has been established in this location since 1999 as a vibrant and popular health store, juice bar, cafe and retail space.
This freehold shop is situated in a busy commercial thoroughfare in the sought after North Laines district of Brighton. The area enjoys excellent footfall in a well established business location and is occupied by many independent local traders including bars, restaurants, vintage clothes shops, jewellers and craft shops.
Brighton city centre and seafront are within close proximity and the mainline railway station is also close by.
The property is arranged over four floors as a ground floor retail unit and upstairs café with office/workshop facilities and spacious basement storage. Having been well-maintained throughout with part double glazing and offering a fantastic retail opportunity it is considered there is the potential for a variety of uses, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.
The Seller may consider including fixtures and fittings for sale by negotiation. Interested applicants are advised to contact the Auctioneers Office.
Lower Ground Floor
Office, store room and access to rear yard.
Retail/sales area and stairs leading to:
Customer seating area (seats 30) and cloakroom/W.C.
Workspace/office (accessed via a loft ladder).
Rear yard with four storage units and secure rear access to Gloucester Street.
Planning Permission has been granted by Brighton & Hove City Council, under ref: BH2018/00959, dated 21st November 2018, for the erection of two storey rear extension and change of use from retail (A1) to mixed use retails and café/juice bar (A1/A3) with the A3 use restricted to the rear extension and first floor area, subject to conditions.
A copy of the Planning Consent and proposed plans will be available to download from the Brighton & Hove City Council website, the Clive Emson website or inspection at the Auctioneer’s Office.