Project Description

The property is located at the intersection of Arkwright Street, Sherrifs Way, Carrington Street and Queens Road. Nottingham Mainline  Railway Station providing access to London St Pancras in 1 hour 41 minutes lies directly adjacent to the property.

Nottingham city centre is less than 400 meters walk from the property and provides a host of amenities including a good selction of bars and restaurants, leisure facilities and a wide range of local, national and international shops.

The property is entered via Arkwright Street and stairs lead to the ground floor which comprises of a large area previously used as retail and counter. Many original features remain such as sash bay windows,  ornate decorative ceilings and a sweeping stairacse to the second floor. This again provides a good sized retail area and a further staircase provides access to the second floor which has previously been used as office space along with staffing quarters. toilets and a kitchenette are also to be found on this floor. There are two levels of basement which provide good storage areas.

Outside there is a large car park for approximately 20 cars. We understand this car parking area is leasehold and has 60 years remaining at a peppercorn rent from Nottingham City Council.

Potential developments could include conversion to apartments, a public house/restaurant  or indeed reinstatement back to a hotel (STP).

Ground Floor    153.6 m2     1653 ft2
First Floor        95.4 m2     1026 ft2
Second Floor    116.4 m2     1252 ft2
Basement     126.7 m2     1363 ft2
Sub Basement     51.1 m2     550ft2
Total               543.2 m2       5844  ft2
Approx. gross internal floor area provided by a third party.

We understand the property has mains gas, electricity, water and drainage.

We understand the premises has A1 retail use.

Freehold – The property is will be sold with vacant possession. The car park area is Leasehold

Business Rates
The premises have a current Rateable Value of £10,500

Asking Price

Please contact John Pye Property.
Telephone: 0115 970 6060

Viewing by Appointment

To view this property, please contact John Pye Property – – 0115 970 6060


The Former Fireplace Showroom
2 Arkwright Street


✓  Detached retail unit
✓  Large car park to rear
✓  Freehold building
✓  Prominent city centre location
✓  Suitable for a variety of uses (STP)
✓  Set over 5 floors
✓  Development potential (STP)
✓  Many original architectural features
✓  Close to amenities
✓  0.13 Acres


Matt Kirk
Phone: 0115 970 6060
Our Ref: PR244