Lot 42


1 High Street, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 8ER
1 High Street, Launceston, Cornwall, PL15 8ER

A freehold double-fronted building situated in the historic town centre of Launceston, close to national retailers including Superdrug and Co-operative Food Store.

Most recently utilised as two ground floor commercial units with a substantial maisonette on the upper floors, the property now requires a programme of improvement.

Individuals may wish to consider conversion of the property to a single residential dwelling or sub-division of the maisonette to create two flats, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.

Commercial Accommodation

The Big Shop - Ground Floor

Retail Space.


Storage space and W.C.

Unit B

Ground Floor

Shared access to front. Commercial space and W.C.


Ground Floor

Shared access to front.

First Floor

Landing, kitchen, dining room and cloakroom with W.C.

Second Floor

Landing, two bedrooms and bathroom with W.C.

Third Floor

Attic room.

Council Tax Band A

Local Planning Authority

Cornwall Council. Tel: 0300 1234 151. Website: cornwall.gov.uk.


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