Lot 111


7 & 7B High Street, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1AP
7 & 7B High Street, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1AP
Sold £397,000

Currently let at £24,000 per annum

A deceptively spacious mid-terrace property (approx. 237 sq.m. (2,551 sq.ft.) located in the popular seaside town of Whitstable, close to nationwide retailers and the seafront.

Currently let under the terms of a commercial lease, the tenants occupy both the ground floor shop and the residential accommodation above.

It is believed there may be potential to reconfigure the whole building, incorporating the unused area to provide further residential accommodation, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.

7 High Street


Retail space, stock room, kitchenette, W.C., stock room, stock room and W.C.

7B High Street

Private access off High Street.

First Floor

Hallway, kitchen, living room, two bedrooms and bathroom with W.C.

Unused Ancillary Store

Empty and unused large storage room with no access (formerly accessed via external staircase). Approx. measurement 33 sq.m. (355 sq.ft.)


Garden to rear.


Let under the terms of a 10-year commercial lease from 2017, ending on 24th March 2027 at a current rental of £24,000 per annum.

Further lease information will be available to download from the Clive Emson website.

Local Planning Authority

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

Site Measurements

Measurements have been provided by the Seller and interested parties should rely on their own investigations.

EPC Information

Commercial rating: C(54). Residential rating: E(49).


Viewing is external only during daylight hours.


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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