Premier House, College Road, Ripon HG4 2BP

Premier House, College Road, Ripon HG4 2BP
£29,000 p.a.x / £300,000
Premier House, College Road
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A detached self-contained office property provides a combination of private and open plan office accommodation with an all-weather tennis court.

Premier House, College Road, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 2BP

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Ripon is an attractive Cathedral market town, located approximately 30 miles north of Leeds, 12 miles north of Harrogate, and 27 miles west of York.

Ripon has a resident population of about 16,500 people and a Local Authority catchment area of approximately 150,000 people. In addition to serving the local population of the city it benefits from a significant tourist trade.

The property is strategically located with excellent access to the A1 motorway lying 4 miles to the north east.

The property is situated within mature grounds at the former Ripon College.  Nearby occupiers include the Inland Revenue and Express Terminals


The property comprises a detached two storey office building of brick and slate construction. Internally, the property provides a combination of private and open plan office accommodation to provide a flexible working office arrangement.

The property benefits from the following summary specification:

• Private and open plan office space

• Suspended ceiling to reception area

• Demountable partitions with integral louvered blinds

• Separate ladies, gents and DDA compliant WC facilities

• Ground floor tea point and ancillary storerooms

• Ceiling mounted category 2 flourescent lighting with diffusers

• Double glazed windows

• Electric storage heaters

• First floor kitchen/staff room


The property has been measured in accordance with the RICS Code of Measuring Practice and provides the following approximate net internal floor areas:

FloorSq FtSq M
Ground Floor
First Floor
TOTAL NIA2,916270.9

Tennis Court
To the rear of the property is an all-weather tennis court, which was entirely resurfaced and fenced in 2002/2003, within an area of 0.172 acres (0.07 ha).

Lease Terms
The property is available to let on a new effective full repairing and insuring lease basis for a term of years to be agreed.

Rental offers are invited based upon a quoting rental of £29,000 per annum, exclusive of rates, and all other outgoings.

Business Rates
We understand from the Valuation Office that the property is entered into the current Rating List as follows:

Rateable Value: £22,500
UBR 2011/12 £0.433
Rates Payable 2011/12 £9,742.50

Energy Performance Certificate
A full report can be viewed online at Ref: 9253-3022-0307-0600-2125.  The property has an Energy Performance Asset Rating of Band D (86).

Asset Management
The tennis court provides an additional facility which provides a potential area for development/expansion of the existing office facility. This could be for either additional car parking or an office extension subject to obtaining the necessary consents.

Guide Price
The guide price is £300,000.


The property has not been elected for VAT and therefore no VAT will be payable on the purchase price.

Legal Costs

All parties will be responsible for their own legal costs in connection with this transaction.

Viewing/Further Information

Strictly by appointment with the joint agents:

Montpellier Property Consultants, 10 Montpelier Street, Harrogate, North Yorkshire HG1 2TQ

Contact: Peter Rawnsley BSc (Hons) DipSurv MRICS
Direct Dial: 01423 547912

General Enquiries: 01423 547313


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