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Waterside Gallery, Street-An-Pol, St Ives, Cornwall

Retail for sale

£215,000 Offers over


A rare opportunity to acquire the freehold interest of a return fronted retail premises in this popular coastal location. St Ives is arguably one of Cornwall's finest coastal resorts.

Local occupiers include Joules, Musto, Crew, Fatface, Seasalt as well as an abundance of local pubs and restaurants. St Ives has a burgeoning art and jewellery market and within close proximity are a multitude of boutique art shops, studios and galleries including The Tate, St Ives.

  • RETAIL AREA 654 SQ FT (60.8 SQ M)

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St Ives is arguably one of the most attractive and popular town in Cornwall. The town centre, and in particular Fore Street, benefits from very high levels of footfall, particularly in the summer months. The towns popularity continues to soar year on year and has a national reputation as an excellent holiday destination and a centre of Art., which is enhanced by the presence of Tate Cornwall. Even during the winter months, when Cornwall is generally quieter, St Ives retains a steady flow of visitors.


Waterside Gallery is situated at the lower end of Street-An-Pol where it meets St Andrews Street. It is also, near to The Warren, which is a popular pedestrian thoroughfare between the principal car park and the town. This area of St Ives has a number of other galleries, shops, restaurants/food outlets and is a mere stones throw from the waters edge.


Ground floor retail area 554 sq ft (51.5 sq m)
Secondary display area 64.5 sq ft (6 sq m)
Cupboard 16.9 sq ft (1.57 sq m)
ITZA 502 sq ft (46.6 sq m)

Historic Restaurant Use

Prior to the current owners purchase the property traded as a restaurant called ‘Ventura’ until circa 2002. The current configuration of the property lends itself to either restaurant/café/coffee shop use as well as retail subject to the necessary consents. We have been advised that the property has a gas meter connection point available for re-connection.


The first floor apartment has been sold via a 999 lease which commenced during 2004 with a peppercorn rental.

Legal Costs

Each party to bear their own whether this completes or otherwise.

Business Rates

We refer you to the government website which shows that the current rateable value is £13,750.


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

Energy Performance

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:-
Thomas Hewitt on 01872 247025 or via email or
Jeremy Johnson on 01872 247032 or via email

PLANS: Plans and maps reproduced under Ordnance Survey Licence No LIG1179. Not to scale and for identification of the property only. They are not intended to show actual site boundaries and not guaranteed to be accurate.

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] Any intending purchaser or tenant must satisfy him/herself by inspection or other wise as to the correctness of each of the statements contained in these particulars; [c] No responsibility is taken for expenses incurred should the property be sold, let or withdrawn before inspection: [d] 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.

VIEWING: Strictly by prior appointment through Miller Commercial.

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