Commercial Workshop Garage/Development Site

Preston, Devon

Manor RoadPrestonDevonTQ3 2HNView Map

A central commercial vehicle workshop garage/development site for sale in Torbay. The building comprises double roller shutter doors, 2 hydraulic ramps, a compressor and an array of equipment. To the side of the building is an office, staff kitchenette and general stores building. The forecourt is substantial and comes with 8 garages, all of which are let out and the total area is approximately a quarter of an acre. This site would be ideal for a multitude of uses and there is a high probability of a residential development opportunity. Full hand over to ensure the continued trading success. Early viewings are highly recommended.

This site is ideally located just off the main Paignton Esplanade and within a short walking distance of local amenities, including the seafront, harbour and town centre. The property is situated in a sought-after part of Preston, Paignton, a part of the English Riviera consisting of three main towns: Paignton, Brixham and Torquay. It is centrally located on the level with beautiful flat sandy beaches nearby. The property is within a short driving distance of Brixham and Torquay, or alternatively, it’s easy to take public transport. Nearby is the main train and bus station, with easy access to main motorways linking all parts of the UK.

The company is a vehicle repair business which has been successfully owner-operated for many years with one member of staff. Together with 8 garages and an enviable reputation, this is an opportunity not to be missed. A full handover will be offered to facilitate a smooth transition and to ensure the continued success of the business. Alternatively, because of its vast size, it could easily accommodate a larger building on the plot or an ideal residential redevelopment opportunity.



8.46m x 8.38m

With two roller shutter doors leading into a large open span space with a 2.5-ton ramp, a 3-ton ramp, a compressor and an array of equipment to be included.


3.57m x 2.61m

A good-sized portacabin with desk, chairs and plenty of space for administrative storage.


To the side of the building is a smaller addition which is used for a staff kitchenette and benefits from a WC.


At the far end of the site are 8 garages with up and over doors, all of which are let out.


There is a substantial area for maybe 30/40 vehicles.


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


Please make enquiries on the local valuation website (VOA) at

(currently the property is fully exempt from business rates because of small business rates relief).




All viewings and enquiries are to be made through the agents, Ware Commercial.

Tel: 01803 328880 or 01392 462266

Email: [email protected]





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