Secure Yard/Compound

Rodgers Road. Selkirk, Scottish Borders, TD7 5DX

Rent  £2,700 per year

Quick Summary

Price £2,700 per year
City Selkirk
Status Now Let
Size (Acres) 0.13
Parking Spaces



Galashiels Office
01896 751300


Rodgers Road, Selkirk, Scottish Borders. TD7 5DX



  • Secure yard/ compound
  • Surfaced with excellent access of Rodgers Road
  • Riverside Business Park, Selkirk
  • Mains electricity, water and drainage presumed to be available
  • Site Area 516 sq m (0.13 acre)


Rent £225 Per Calendar Month

Ref. GK5277



General Information

Rodgers Road is centrally positioned within the Riverside Road Business Area within the border town of Selkirk, some 42 miles south of Edinburgh. The area lies adjacent to Ettrick Water.


Selkirk has a population of approximately 6,000 and is conveniently situated within the centre of the Scottish Borders with good road links to the main towns in the area and the national roads network via the A7 arterial route. The town in located approximately 5 miles to the south of Galashiels, 11 miles to the north of Hawick, the two largest population bases within the Borders with populations of around 14,000 and 16,000 respectively.


The riverside area of Selkirk is now considered one of the regions principal commercial centres. It has recently benefitted from significant investment both private and public sector including Scottish Enterprise’s landmark refurbishment of Ettrick Riverside into a modern business facility and nearby projects at Tweed Mills, Riverside Mills, Portland Buildings and Gibson Buildings at Ettrick Park.


Beyond the riverside industrial area, Selkirk is predominantly residential with the usual retail and local amenities.



A level regular shaped secure yard with excellent access off Rodgers Road.



The property has been measured in accordance with the RICS Code of Measuring Practice to provide the following approximate gross internal floor areas

Site Area: 516 sq m (0.13 acre)






The area is zoned for the Retention of Business and Industrial Use within the Definition of the Town and Country (Use Classes) (Scotland) Order 1997 and this would support the following uses:


Class 4 (Business/Light Industrial use)

Class 5 (General Industrial)

Class 6 (Storage and Distribution)


We would anticipate that there may be scope for a range of sui-generis uses including vehicle sales or a taxi depot, subject to obtaining the necessary approvals.


Rateable Value

According to the Scottish Assessor’s Association Website this unit is assessed to a Rateable Value of £1,975 per annum effective from 01-Apr-2017.


The Small Business Bonus Scheme provides rates relief to help small businesses in Scotland.


Where a business’s combined (all business premises in Scotland) rateable value is £15,000 or less up to 100% relief is available subject to eligibility (Current 2019/20).


Further details are available from the Business Rates Team of Scottish Borders Council.



All mains services are presumed to be available.


Energy Performance Certificate


The subjects of let comprise a secure yard. Accordingly, no Energy performance Certificate is currently available.



On the conclusion of legal missives



On application.

In the normal manner, the in-going tenant will be liable for any land and buildings transaction tax, registration dues and VAT thereon.


Lease Terms

Available by way of a new lease. Terms by negotiation.


Value Added Tax

Unless otherwise stated the prices quoted are exclusive of VAT. Any intending tenants must satisfy themselves independently as to the instances of VAT in respect of any transaction.


Legal Costs

Each party will be responsible for their own legal costs incurred in connection with this transaction.


In the normal manner, the in-going tenant will be liable for any land and buildings transaction tax, registration dues and VAT thereon.



By appointment with the sole agents:


Edwin Thompson, Chartered Surveyors

76 Overhaugh Street



Tel. 01896 751300

Fax. 01896 758883

E-mail: [email protected]

A level regular shaped secure yard with excellent access off Rodgers Road

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