Retail premises with catering use prominently located in Lewes High Street at the junction of Westgate Street. The premises benefit from excellent window display to both the High Street and Westgate Street. This area of Lewes is also known as the bottleneck where the road narrows to single lane which is traffic light controlled.
The premsies currently trade as a retail outlet only but with commercial kitchens having extraction, customer cloakrooms, storage and bin storage.
Main area overall 132.5 sq m (1428 sq ft) having bar and service area with 2 hand wash sinks. There is an EPOS point of sale system in place with link to kitchen as well as music/entertainment system.
Kitchen overall 38.9 sq m (417 sq ft) fitted with range of commercial catering equipment with extraction hood over plus separate pizza oven with further extraction hood over. There are also fridges, freezers, sink units, prep area etc. within the kitchen.
3 separate cloakroom facilities for ladies, gents and disabled
Bin storage with access to Westgate Street plus further store facility at ground and first floor.
The premises have had a licence for the sale of alcohol together with live and recorded music.
Under planning Reference No. LW/09/1320 consent has been granted for mixed use (A1) shop and (A3) Cafe.
Premium sought in the region of £55,000 for the lease, consents and equipment.
Held for a term of 20 years from March 2010 with rent reviews every 5th year. A new lease may also be available.