Commercial Property - Office Buildings - ARTIST STUDIO/OFFICE AVAILABLE TO LET
Located within the Northampton & County Club, George Row, the Artists Studio is on the second floor of
Whitworth Chambers, an historic Listed building in Northampton town centre.
Northampton is England’s second largest town with a population of 222,500 and is the strategic location for
many national organisations as their central hub for business. Northampton has excellent rail and road
communications, with hourly train services to London and road links to the M1 at Junctions 15, 15a & 16
and additionally to the A14 in the North. Northampton currently has an Enterprise Zone status which aims
to support both new and expanding businesses by offering incentives.
The new £330 million University of Northampton Waterside Campus is currently being constructed along
the River Nene and will provide state of the art education facilities to 15,000 students and is just a short
walk from the town centre. The campus is set to open in September 2018. The Student Union will relocate
to a site adjoining Whitworth Chambers and Northamptonshire County Council have recently taken up
occupation of their new headquarters directly behind the subject property.
Formerly used by the famed artist Sir Henry Bird, the property comprises an open plan studio with excellent
natural light provided by north-lit roof plus ancillary office and storage. There are shared male and female
W.C’s and kitchen facilities on the 1st floor. There is on-street parking to the front of the premises.
The property is within a short walking distance of both the central bus terminal and train station with public
car parks close by.
|Studio||51.5 sq m||554 sq ft|
|Office room||26.5 sq m||285 sq ft|
|Total (Measured NIA)||77.9 sq m||839 sq ft|
|Rates Payable 2017/18:||£0|
(Excludes Small Business Rates Relief which may apply)
The Rates Payable figure is an estimate. It does not take into account any Transitional Arrangements. It is important that interested parties verify this information with the relevant Borough Council Rating Department.
The studio is available to let at £3,900 per annum (£75/week) plus VAT. The rental excludes building
insurance and the County Club’s service charge for cleaning and maintenance of common parts (estimated
at £750 for 2017/18). The tenant will also be responsible for utility charges and business rates (if
All figures quoted are exclusive of any VAT that the landlord may have a duty or choose to impose.
Each party shall bear their own legal costs involved in the transaction.
Strictly by appointment through the Sole Agents: HADLAND CHARTERED SURVEYORS TEL: 01604 639657