Lot 56


53-54 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2PY
53-54 Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2PY
Sold £325,000

A freehold property situated in Castle Street, one of the arterial roads leading to the City Centre. The Pay & Display car parks at Rosemary Lane and Castle Street are within close proximity. It is considered the premises may be suitable for a variety of commercial uses or, perhaps, conversion into one or two cottages, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.

The Grade II Listed property comprises two ground floor inter-connecting shops, each with their own front doors together with two levels of upper parts and parking to the rear.

Ground Floor

Two inter-connecting retail areas, each with their own doors and a kitchen to the rear.

First Floor

Landing, two offices and staff W.C.

Second Floor

Two storage rooms each with dormer window to front.


Two parking spaces to rear (accessed over Rosemary Lane car park by Licence from Canterbury City Council). A copy of the current Licence and further information will be available to download from the Clive Emson website or inspection at the Auctioneer's Office.

Local Planning Authority

Canterbury City Council. Tel: 01227 862178. Website: canterbury.gov.uk.


Prospective purchasers are advised to park in one of the nearby Pay & Display car parks, leaving sufficient time to walk to the property.

Freehold with Vacant Possession


All lots are sold subject to the Common Auction Conditions and Special Conditions of Sale (unless varied by the Sellers Solicitors), together with the Addendum, which will be available on Auction Day.

* Price Information

Guides are provided as an indication of each Seller’s minimum expectation. They are not necessarily figures at which a property will sell for and may change at any time prior to Auction. Unless stated otherwise, each Lot will be offered subject to a reserve (a figure below which the Auctioneer cannot sell the Lot during the Auction).

We expect the reserve will be set within the guide range or no more than 10% above a single figure guide. Please check our website regularly at cliveemson.co.uk, or contact us on 01622 608400, in order to stay fully informed with the up-to-date information.

Additional Fees

An Administration fee and Other non-optional fees may also be payable in addition to the bid price. All lots are offered subject to the Common Auction Conditions and Special Conditions of Sale or Revised Special Conditions of Sale (as applicable) and may include the repayment of search and other fees and or costs payable by the buyer.

All buyers are advised to inspect all available legal documentation prior to bidding and will be deemed to fully understand what they may be liable for if they are successful in purchasing. This should also include Stamp Duty, Land Registry fees and VAT which may become payable on completion in line with any property transaction, whether it is by auction or private treaty. If, as a buyer, you are in doubt you should seek advice from your own professional advisors. For more information on fees please go to cliveemson.co.uk/buyers-fees/