A Fantastic Commercial Opportunity for sale

Dunkeswell, Honiton

£695,000 Freehold
Highfield Garage & Siteno 1 HighfieldDunkeswellHonitonEX14 4QHView Map

A fantastic opportunity to acquire a development site, investment, or even a business comprising a filling station with a retailing area, 2 x garages (MOT bay), a large barn, 2 x detached three-bedroom bungalows, all set in approximately 0.5 acres of land. Currently, the filling station and garages are running successfully. With excellent road access and visibility, located only a short drive from the sought-after market town of Honiton, with easy access to both Taunton and the Cathedral city of Exeter. Early viewings are recommended.

The location of Dunkeswell is a smaller, vibrant community situated between Honiton and Taunton, a short drive to both, and slightly further to the cathedral city of Exeter with its International airport and world-renowned University. Also, the M5 motorway and A303 motorways are nearby.

Highfield Garage is a fully functioning business offering fuel with retailing, together with two garages, one benefiting from an MOT bay, a large barn/shed, and 2 x detached bungalows. After many years of trading, this is now being offered for sale either as a trading concern and a handover, vacant possession, and subject to planning will be considered. Actual trading accounts will be made available following a formal successful viewing.


All the buildings have vehicular access, and the petrol station benefits from two entrances and a large parking bay to the side.


6.00m x 8.50m

The garages interconnect with the petrol station via a doorway


13.00m x 4.70m

This is used as an MOT station.


19.50m x 6.50m

An agricultural-style, ventilated timber-clad building.

BUNGALOW 1: A three-bedroom bungalow (Woolaway construction) benefiting from its own driveway, gardens, conservatory, and parking.

BUNGALOW 2: A three-bedroom bungalow (Woolaway construction) benefiting from its own driveway, gardens, a large garage converted to a games room, and parking.


The fuel station, 2 x garages, and barn are under a planning status of ‘Sue generis’ in the context, which means ‘in a class of its own’.

The 2 x detached bungalows are classed as dwelling houses and benefit from unrestricted C1 residential planning usage.


All land and buildings will be included in this freehold sale. Equipment and fixtures and fittings will be sold by way of separate negotiation.


Mains electricity, water and drainage are all connected; however, no testing of these services has been undertaken by the agents, Ware Commercial.


Please make your own enquiries on the local Valuation Website (VOA) at www.voa.gov.uk.




Each party to cover their own legal costs.


All viewings are to be by appointment through Ware Commercial.

Tel: 01803 328880

Email: [email protected]

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