Lot 17


Aston Water Tower, Aston End Road, Aston, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG2 7ED
Sold £190,000

Currently let at £9,000 per annum

Aston Water Tower is situated on the east side of Aston End Road opposite Brookfield Farm, just south of the junction with Long Lane and Brookfield Lane which is to the east of Stevenage town centre and the A1M. The water tower stands on a relatively square parcel of land and has been accessed via a gated strip of land (marked brown on the location plan).

The tower has views towards open countryside and has potential for alternative uses, subject to all the necessary consents being obtainable.

Site Measurements

0.07 hectares (0.17 acres).


The land and structure are currently let to EE and BT for telephone masts. EE hold a commercial lease which is holding over at a current rental of £7,500 per annum. BT have served a Notice to Quit which expires towards the end of 2019 and are currently paying £1,500 per annum.

Local Planning Authority

East Herts Council. Tel: 01279 655261. Website: eastherts.gov.uk


Strictly external only, owing to the nature of the telecoms equipment in place.


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

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