Industrial Unit

Cambridge Road, Wimpole, Royston

Offers Over
18 Cambridge Road
Property Type
Industrial Unit
Property Details

A Thriving Family-Owned Independent Business with enviable reputation since inception

Business includes Quality Car Sales, Servicing, Vehicle Repair Workshop and MOT Test Centre

Site 1,945.65 sq m (0.480 acres)

Key Features
  • Highly respected business
  • Excellent reputation for quality used vehicles
  • Including four ramps and MOT equipment
  • Established repair centre
Property Description

Wilshers Garages was established in 1963 and has a large and loyal regular customer base. It also offers a good range of quality used cars for sale, specialising in VAG vehicles. The garage has excellent frontage onto the A603. A detached purpose-built garage, the forecourt has parking for three sales cars, fully fitted and well-equipped workshops for servicing, repairs and MOT.

The business is being sold as a “going concern” with an annual turnover in the region of £1,600,000. This is a highly relied upon business within the local community.

For sale freehold but with a leasehold option available on a 10-year lease with five yearly upwards only rent reviews.

This is a “turnkey” operation including large workshop and service areas for handling servicing, diagnostics and related repairs, an integral five car showroom and office. The site is a long-standing MOT station of 42 years specialising in Class IV vehicles.


The garage is located 8 miles west of Cambridge A603 and 5 miles north of Royston via the A1198.


The site extends to 1,945.65 sq m (0.480 acres). The open areas are all down to concrete. The main building is constructed of brick and block under a profile corrugate roof and includes:

•Service bay 10 m x 10.093 m
•Reception/office 2.175 m x 3.397 m
•MOT bay 5.227 m x 14.062 m
•Store 6.560 m x 6.013 m including wc and restroom
•Store 4.119 m x 3.252 m
•Valeting bay and used car preparation area 11.639 m x 5.902 m
•Spray booth 7.553 m x 7.332 m
•Paint store 2.856 m x 3.268 m
•Car sales 14.66 m x 5.482 m
•Store 6.877 m x 7.150 m


We understand that mains electricity, water and drainage are available to the property but these and other items of equipment including fixtures and fittings have not been tested by this firm and therefore no warranties can be given in respect to their condition. Prospective buyers/tenants should satisfy themselves.

Business Rates

Current rateable value (1 April 2017 to present) - £22,250.

Local Authority Reference 4021000180.
The Valuation Scheme Reference: 379048.

Legal Costs

Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in this transaction.


Strictly by appointment through the sole agents Redmayne Arnold & Harris. Contact: Nick Harris. Tel: 01223 819315 or email:

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Wilshers Garages Limited 18 Cambridge Road
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