Winmarleigh Street, Warrington
Commercial to Residential Conversion of 8 apartments in sought after location
The property is situated within a built-up area, 0.3 miles from Warrington Town Centre, on the corner of Winmarleigh Street and Wilson Patten Street. The area is a mixture of residential and commercial properties of the same era. Wilson Patten Street acts as one of two main routes through to Warrington Bank Quay Railway Station and the property itself is 0.2 miles from the station. The property is 0.6 miles from Warrington Central Railway Station.
The size of the site area is approximately 780 sqm.
The property comprised a prospective development opportunity for a scheme of one & two bedroom apartments. The property was a three storey office block with the addition of a basement. The previous use of the building was office (B1 use class) and comprised eleven office suites with storage and kitchen areas. The building is of traditional brick construction and Edwardian type architecture. The property is accessed from the west on Winmarleigh Street and is in good condition throughout.
The Council has given prior approval for the proposed change of use from B1 Office use to use class C3 Dwelling houses. The conversion will provide 8 good sized apartments 5x 1-bedroom and 3 x 2-bedroom units.