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9, Duke Street, Truro

Retail to let


£16,000 Per Annum


A lock-up retail premises located on the edge of the prime shopping area of the City of Truro. The property is arranged over three floors comprising a retail area on the ground floor with office/storage space above. The premises benefit from good levels of passing trade, being situated between Boscawen Street and the specialist trading quarter of St Marys Street/New Bridge Street. Other occupiers in the vicinity include The Entertainer, Pavers shoe shop, Seasalt Clothing, Pizza Express and Caffe Nero. The property is available immediately, by way of a new lease on a new FRI lease for a term by arrangement, alternatively, the freehold of the property is available for sale.

  • 701 SQ FT (65.2 SQ M) IN TOTAL
  • EPC RATING OF “C” (64)

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A period retail premises comprising ground and two upper floors, which are well located in the heart of Truro City Centre close to Boscawen Street. The premises are situated amongst an interesting mix of national and independent retailers. Nearby occupiers include; Seasalt, Pavers shoe shop, Lakeland, The Entertainer, Pizza Express, Caffe Nero as well as a host of independent retailers, cafes and restaurants.


The property comprises a retail premises on the ground floor with four private offices / meeting rooms upstairs. The building has undergone a substantial refurbishment and the ground floor benefits from brand new plaster walls and ceiling with recessed LED panel lighting. There is a kitchenette and WC on the upper floor. The building would suit a variety of uses, subject to planning, from A1 retail to A2 financial services as well as A3 cafe.


The property is arranged over ground and two upper floors as follows:
Ground floor – 260 sq ft (24.2 sq m)
First floor – 215 sq ft (20 sq m)
Second floor – 226 sq ft (21 sq m)
TOTAL – 701 SQ FT (65.2)


The property is available by way of a new lease for a term by arrangement on FRI terms. The owners would also consider selling the freehold of the building.

Legal Costs

In the case of a letting, the Tenant to contribute towards the Landlord’s reasonable legal costs in setting up the lease. Otherwise, both parties to be responsible for their own legal costs.

Business Rates

We refer you to the government website which will provide full detail of the property’s rateable value. We understand the property has a rateable value of £11,500. For small businesses operating out of only one commercial property, we understand the Tenant may be able to claim small business rates relief and to not pay rates on this property. However, please do not rely on this information and make your own enquiries.

Value Added Tax

All the above prices/rentals are quoted exclusive of VAT, where applicable.

Energy Performance Certificate

The Energy Performance Rating for this property is within Band “C” (64).

Contact Information

For further information or an appointment to view please contact either:-
Tom Smith on 01872 247013 or via email or
Peter Heather on 01872 247007 or via email

AGENTS NOTE: Miller Commercial for themselves and for the Vendor/s or lessor/s of this property give notice: [a] These particulars are for an intending purchaser or tenant and although they are believed to be correct their accuracy is not guaranteed and any error or misdescriptions shall not annul the sale or be grounds on which compensation may be claimed and neither do they constitute any part of a Contract: [b] No responsibility is taken for expenses incurred should the property be sold, let or withdrawn before inspection: [c] None of the services or appliances, plumbing, heating or electrical installations have been tested by the selling agent.

Miller Commercial is the trading name of Miller Commercial LLP registered in England and Wales under Registration No.OC373087. The Registered Office of Miller Commercial LLP is Mansion House, Princes Street, Truro TR1 2RF. We use the term Partner to refer to a member of Miller Commercial LLP. VAT Registration No.643 4519 39.

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