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Portal House INVESTMENT SALE, 27 Southway, COLCHESTER, Essex, CO2 7BA

For Sale - £770,000 Freehold

  • Freehold Office Investment
  • Car Parking
  • WC & Kitchen Facilities
  • Readily Available
  • Town Centre Location
  • To be sold by clicktopurchase online auction - 28th November 2018, 3:00pm


Colchester is located near the east coast of England, approximately 104 km (65 miles) north-east of Central London, 39 km (25 miles) north-east of Chelmsford and 29 km (18 miles) south-west of Ipswich. It is an important commercial and retailing destination and is well-known for reputedly being Britain's oldest recorded town. The town benefits from good road communications being situated approximately 3.2 km (2 miles) east of the A12 by-pass. The A12 also provides access to both the M25 and M11 Motorways which are 61.5 km (38.2 miles) and 73.5 km (45.7 miles) to the south-west respectively. Colchester is connected to the national railway network with a fastest journey time to London King's Cross of 49 minutes from Colchester Railway station. There are also regular direct services to Ipswich with a journey time of approximately 21 minutes and Norwich with a journey time of approximately 1 hour. Colchester Town, the town's second railway station, provides services to the south-east coast. Colchester is connected via the A12/A120 to three international airports: London Stansted Airport, situated approximately 50.7 km (31.5 miles) to the west, London Southend Airport approximately 63.5 km (31.5 miles) to the south and London City Airport approximately 99.6 km (61.9 miles) to the south-west, all of which provide services to major European cities and various international destinations.


The property comprises an attractive office building of brick construction arranged over, ground, lower ground and three upper floors.

Internally, the offices benefit from the following specification:

Solid floors with carpeting
Suspended ceilings with recessed lighting
Perimeter trunking
Secondary glazing
Passenger lift
WC's on each floor
Kitchen facilities on each floor

The property benefits from a surface car park to the rear. There are a total of seven car parking spaces. Two of the spaces are for disabled use and the other five are shared between the tenants, with an allocation of one car parking space per floor. Access to the car park is provided via Crouch Street.

The ground floor has been refurbished as part of the recent letting to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government. The scope of works is available as a download within the data room.

Contact Details

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Ewan Dodds


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