About this property

Key Features

Freehold with vacant possession
Town centre location
Ideal for investor or owner occupier
Vacant commercial property


A wonderful chance to purchase a prominent commercial building in the heart of the thriving town of Soham. The property comprises a single storey commercial unit, which has operated as a bank for many years, previously occupied by Barclays Bank, but now vacant. 54 High Street thereby offers investor purchasers an ideal chance to update the building and rent out, or for an owner occupier to tailor to their own requirements. The internal layout is predominantly open plan with a DDA lift and stepped entrance to the property. There is a Staff Room and W.C. facilities. A pedestrian access adjacent to the property leads to a small rear garden area. The property comprises an approximate net internal floor area of 2,668 sq ft (247.86 sq m). Business Rates 54 High Street is entered into the 2017 Ratings List with a rateable value of £14,300. Therefore, based on the 2021/22 small business rates multiplier, the rates payable will be approximately £7,136.


Freehold with vacant possession


Soham is located approximately 18 miles north east of Cambridge and 7 miles south of Ely, on the A142 which links Newmarket with Ely. The town is situated approximately 6 miles from J.37 of the A14. Soham has a population of approximately 10,000 and is a designated rural growth settlement. Soham benefits from a range of facilities including restaurants and takeaways, a post office, shops including Asda and Co-Op supermarkets as well as Weatheralls Primary School and Soham Village College.


No VAT is payable on the purchase price.

Lot Type


Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Stephen McCallister at Salusbury Harding & Barlow, 1 Berridge Street, Leicester, LE1 5JT


Cheffins Commercial Department 01223 213666

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