Hindpool Road, Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria, LA14 2LU

  15,538 sq ft (1443.53 sq m)

  For Sale: £525,000.00 Freehold


The subject property comprises a 2 storey building constructed in the 1970's. The site extends to 0.262 Ha (0.648 acres) and consists of a former Ambulance station at Ground level with The Atkinsons Health Centre at first floor level.

The ground levels are accessed from Hindpool Rd and has a pedestrian access and 11 manually operated loading doors leading to a garage area. Internally the property provides garage space, offices of a basis specification, a lounge area and kitchen. The garage space has concrete floors, painted brick elevations and strip florescent lighting. The offices and lounge have suspended tiled ceiling and benefit from double glazing.

The upper floor was previously occupied by the NHS and is accessed off Market Street. Internally it provides waiting areas and treatment rooms.

The development plan for the site comprises the Barrow Local Plan (2016 - 2031). The previously developed site is located wholly within the Barrow town centre boundary and is not subject to any other site specific allocations or designations. Policies are supportive of town centre uses which will help to maintain and strengthen the vitality of Barrow town centre.

Retail development (including warehouse clubs and factory outlet centres); hotels, cinema, restaurant, drive-through, casino, health and fitness centre, bowling centre and offices would all be acceptable in principle subject to demonstrating compliance with the relevant technical policies within the development plan.

Residential development (particularly on upper floors)could also be considered in principle. Sustainably located, the site has excellent links to public transport, employment, retail and community services within Barrow Town Centre.

It lies in close proximity to Ashall developments Hotel Scheme which has recently been developed for a 127 bed Holiday Inn Express, to the rear of the subject premises

We understand the site is not listed and is not situated within a designated Conservation Area.

  • Freehold site
  • Central location
  • Immediately Available
  • Suitable for a series of uses subject to planning

Tenure Comments

The property is held on a freehold basis under Title No. CU129841 and is offered For Sale . The site will be sold with an 'overage clause; which will last for a 10 year period.

Current Availability

Ground7,769 sq ft722 sq m
First Floor7,769 sq ft722 sq m


The site is located on Hindpool Road in the City of Barrow in Furness in Cumbria, opposite BAE Systems.

The site is situated in a mixed-use area with adjoining occupiers including office, hotel, out of town retail and the Local Authority BC administrative buildings.

Hindpool Road links with the A590 Walney Rd which is the main arterial route into Barrow and provides access to Ulverston and Junction 36 of the M6 Motorway approx 48 miles to the eat.

Energy Performance Certificate

An EPC is attached in the download section of web listing and has a rating of C 75 Reference: 2265-3029-0408-0500-6725

Rateable Value

Interested parties are requested to contact the local authority and we understand the it is assessed as:

Ambulance station : RV £ 21,750

Health Centre: RV £ 28,750

Further Information

Please contact the sole agents, LM6

Legal Costs

Each party to responsible for their own costs in relation to any transaction.


No VAT will be payable on the purchase price