About this property

Key Features

Available with vacant possession
Potential for re-development at First Floor (STP)
Well presented ground floor retail space
Prominent position on Main Street


The building is a two storey, retail property of brick construction under a pitched tiled roof.The ground floor retail unit provides a glazed frontage on to Main Street. The first floor, which is accessed separately, has been used for storage purposes in connection with the shop. The property comprises a ground floor retail space of 80.10m² (862ft²) and a first floor area of 68m² (732ft²). It is considered that the property offers scope for redevelopment of the first floor, subject to planning.


Freehold with vacant possession


Littleport is a popular and expanding village, some 6 miles north of Ely. It is located off the A10 which provides the main route between King's Lynn in the north and Cambridge and the A14 to the south. The village benefits from a mainline railway station providing regular services to Kings Lynn (approx. 25 mins) and London Kings Cross (approx. 80 mins). The property is situated in a prime position on Main Street, surrounded by other independent retailers.

Auctioneers Note

We understand the property falls below the threshold for business rates payable, however interested parties should satisfy themselves in this regards via the local authority.

Lot Type



We understand the property is suitable for uses falling under Class A1 (retail) of the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987. Alternative uses falling within A2 (financial & professional services) may be suitable subject to obtaining any necessary planning consents. However, interested parties are advised to make their own enquiries of East Cambridgeshire District Council Planning Department on (01353) 616209.

Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Aashish Soni at Fraser Dawbarns, 21 Tuesday Market Place, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1JW


Cheffins Commercial Department 01223 213666

Important notes

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