The Subject Property is situated with immediate frontage to Columbus Ravine a short
distance from Scarborough town centre. It is within a built up, mixed residential and
commercial area. Peasholm Park, the highly regarded North Bay residential and leisure area,
and Scarborough Railway station are all within easy reach.
Scarborough is an east coast holiday resort situated approximately 36 miles east of York and
40 miles to the north of Hull, with a total catchment population of approximately 82,000
As well as being a world famous seaside resort, the town has recently achieved an
international commercial reputation having previously been voted Europes most enterprising
town. It hosts a number of well known businesses with major employers including Pindar
Printing, McCain Frozen Foods, Associated Cold Stores and Plaxton Coachworks. There is
substantial growth expected in line with the arrival of major mining and wind farm
The subject property comprises a site of approximately 0.8 acre which is currently developed
with a range of single storey buildings of mixed construction. The premises include,
showrooms, offices and workshops together with good size yard areas.
The sale will include 2 adjoining ownerships to the rear which comprise a car workshop and a
recreational club. The subject property benefits from secondary access from Melrose Street.
FLOOR AREA (Gross Internal approx)
Showroom 1 – 122.39m2
Car valeting/secondary workshop 103.51m2
Showroom 2 – 105.45m2
The vendor has secured outline planning consent for the development of a predominantly
residential scheme with retail units. The development would provide 16 apartments, 8 houses
and 4 shops. Our clients architect believes that there is potential to maximise the development
potential further with additional unit numbers.
The planning reference number is Planning reference No. 14/02177/OL
Address: Columbus Ravine
County: N Yorks
Postcode: YO12 7JT
Floor Area: 0.8 acre