Subud Hall, Allingham Road, Reigate, Surrey RH2 8HX – Detached D1 Building For Sale
Proceed southwards out of Reigate town centre up the A217 Bell Street, turn right at the brow of Cockshot Hill into Park Lane East, take the third turning on the left into Church Road, then right into Allingham Road and the property is on the left just before the Cooperative store.
The premises are located in the South Park area of Reigate a little over 1 mile to the south of the town centre in a built up area comprising mainly older style residential property (see plan overleaf). Allingham Road is a relatively narrow street with limited although unrestricted parking. Gatwick airport is about 6 miles to the south and junction 8 of the M25 at the top of Reigate Hill is about 3 miles to the north.
Built as a church in the 1890s with 2 main halls and later additions, the property comprises 4 inter-communicating single storey brick structures with differing roof heights and types. The main buildings are 2 pitched roofed halls at the front and rear and these are linked by a central flat roof section used as a reception area and open plan kitchen. There is also a post-war single storey flat roofed brick addition comprising toilet accommodation in the south east corner. Both front and rear halls connect to separate gents and ladies toilets. The premises are currently in use for weekend worship along with hiring arrangements to dancing and toddlers groups. The site is broadly level with road frontage of about 42 ft widening to about 80 ft at the rear, with maximum site depth of 188 sq ft in all about 0.25 acre (0.1 hectare). There is currently no onsite parking provision. The minimum gap down the western side of the building is about nine feet.
The accommodation is arranged as follows; all measurements approximate:-
Front entrance porch: 6’10” x 4’7” 31 sq ft
Front hall: 25’3” x 50’2” – 11’ headroom 1267 sq ft
Lobby with separate gents & ladies toilets —
Side vestibule: 4’6” x 5’7” 25 sq ft
Reception area/kitchen: 35’ x 11’10” 415 sq ft
Rear hall: 41’ x 24’ – 11ft headroom 984 sq ft
Separate gents & ladies toilets —
NET INTERNAL FLOOR AREA 2722 sq ft (253.44m²)
Front forecourt with concrete paving and grassed area. Side path to steel ramp into entrance vestibule. Timber gate and screen through to rear garden which is mainly lawned with paving and three small timber sheds.
RV: none listed. UBR 50.4p in the £ 2019/2020.
Reigate & Banstead Borough Council Tel: 01737 276691.
There is established planning use for class D1 purposes covering non residential community uses eg medical and health services, creche, day nursery, day centres and places of worship and church halls.
Change of use to residential, either for occupation or for development, would not be considered by the local authority until it can first be demonstrated after a marketing campaign (typically 6 months) that the property is no longer suitable for D1 uses.
Offers in the region of £495,000. Freehold. Vacant possession.
Strictly by prior appointment with our office. Tel: 01737 245886 (ref MS).