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Industrial/Warehouse Unit with ample parking, also suitable for D2 Leisure use.

Located on the established Gorse Lane Industrial Estate.

Previously used as a children’s indoor playground (Class D2 use).

Overall Floor Area 7,742 sq. ft. (719.25 sq. m.)

Forecourt parking for 22 cars, potential for rear yard/compound.


Property Location

Stephenson Place,
Clacton-on-Sea CO15 4XA.
Property Specification

The premises are located in Clacton-on-Sea, on the popular Gorse Lane Industrial Estate.


The property comprises a detached property, with two-storey office section to the front, up-and-over roller shutter door, eaves height 16/9 and heating and lighting. Given it's previous use the ground floor of the office section is currently taken up with a kitchen/canteen and male/female/disabled toilets and, to the first floor, a series of small playrooms, however these could readily be converted to office accommodation. to the front of the property is a large forecourt with parking for at least 22 cars. To the rear is a further area which, although currently un-surfaced, offers potential for additional parking or as a  secure compound.


Main Industrial/Warehouse Area                  5,962 sq. ft.

Offices - Ground Floor                                       749 sq. ft.

First Floor                                          1,031 sq. ft.

Total Floor Area 7,742 sq. ft. (719.25 sq. m)


The property has a rating of E - 107.

Rateable Value

Currently shown as Childrens Play Centre and Premises with a rateable value of £34,250.


The property is to be let on a new FRI lease, for a term to be agreed, with landlords' upward-only rent reviews every 3 years. The commencing rent is to be £51,000 p.a.x. The landlord may give consideration to a sale of their freehold interest - price on application.

Further Information

For further information or to arrange a viewing, please contact the sole agent, Jon Ablewhite of Morley Riches & Ablewhite on (01206) 505707,
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  • "I have known Peter Riches and indeed some of his staff for many years now.  Our family and I in particular have built a close relationship with Peter, instructing him on numerous occasions for projects, lease renewals, rent reviews etc. and have always found him to be honest, reliable and extremely efficient. Peter will always find a solution to all your property needs and matters – his creative talent, input and valuable knowledge is where he really shines above the rest “bar none”! I would have no hesitation in recommending him or his staff for all your property needs."
    Aaron Taub, Advantage Property Group
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    Adrian Coolbergen, Coolbergen Properties
  • "We have acted alongside Peter Riches of Morley Riches and Ablewhite for a number of years for a mutual client which is a major national landowner. Peter is sharp and incisive and a pleasure to deal with and we value the expertise and commitment he brings to transactions. We look forward to continuing to work with Morley Riches and Ablewhite in the future."
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    Russell Sainty, Seaford Properties Limited
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