Unit 2 Phoenix Trading Estate, Shap Road Industrial Estate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 6NZ

Unit 2 Phoenix Trading Estate, Shap Road Industrial Estate, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 6NZ

From  £21,000 per year

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Price £21,000 per year
City Kendal
Status New
Size (Acres)
Parking Spaces



Windermere Office
015394 48811

An opportunity to occupy a strategically located, self-contained and refurbished warehouse unit positioned within a private development forming part of the popular Shap Road Industrial Estate. The flexible warehouse accommodation provides 3,004 sq ft and benefits from portacabin offices, large car parking areas, front loading yards and a private access.




The subject unit is within a private development at the northern aspect of Shap Road Industrial Estate close to Shap Road to the north of Kendal town centre, Cumbria in the North West England.


Kendal is the principal town of South Lakeland and is situated just outside of the southern boundaries of the Lake District National Park, only 6 miles from Junctions 36 and 37 of the M6 Motorway. The town has a resident population of 29,495 (2011 Census) and is a popular tourist destination being 10 miles south of Windermere and the gateway to the Lakes which has recently gained World Heritage status. The town has a weighted retail catchment in excess of 50,000 people and a greater district catchment in excess of 102,000. The district’s Class Grouping indicates that in excess of 50% of the catchment area is of A, B or C demographic.


Oxenholme Train Station which is situated on the West Coast main railway line is located 4 miles to the south providing direct services to London (approximate journey time 2 hours 50 minutes) and Glasgow (1 hour 45 minutes).


Shap Road Industrial Estate connects directly to the A6 Shap Road providing a route south into Kendal town centre and onto Junction 36 of the M6, 9 miles away. The A6 travels north to Shap and Junction 39 of the M6, circa 14 miles away. The estate is an established and one of the main trading locations in Kendal providing a mixture of warehouses, offices, car showrooms and trade counter properties and occupiers including Kentdale Jaguar Land Rover, Kendal Tile and Stone, Thomas Graham and Sons, Menzies Distribution, and Smart Tiles.



A development of refurbished warehouses accessed from the main Gillerthwaite Road providing a mixture of detached and interconnected steel portal frame warehouses that have part block/part profile clad elevations at half height beneath a pitched profile clad roof with translucent roof panels.

Unit 2 provides a self-contained unit with open plan warehouse accommodation with solid concrete flooring, an integral office, a new vehicle access to the front (3.71m width x 3.81m height), a minimum eaves height of 3.80 metres and generous front car parking/storage land. The property benefits from a detached portacabin office accommodation which provides carpeted flooring, strip lighting, perimeter data trunking, air conditioning and a private meeting room.

Externally, the car parking, front forecourt and site is laid with tarmacadam/concrete hardstanding which can be subdivided into secure storage yards and the development is bounded by a mixture of mature hedging and iron railings within a self-contained and private site.



It is understood that the premises provide the following approximate gross internal measurements:


Unit 2                                                                              279.06m²                       (3,004 sq ft)

Portacabin                                                                      46.45m²                         (500 sq ft)

Total approximate Gross Internal Areas    325.51m²                    (3,504 sq ft)




The property is connected to mains electricity (three phase), gas, water and the mains drainage/sewage system.

Prospective occupiers should make their own enquiries as to the services available for future use.




The land and property are available by way of new Full Repairing & Insuring leases for a number of years to be agreed and at a commencing rental of £21,000 per annum exclusive.




All figures quoted are exclusive of VAT where applicable.




According to the Valuation Office Agency Website, it is understood that the unit is assessed at a Rateable Value of £12,750 and described as workshop and premises.


Prospective tenants should check the exact rates payable with South Lakeland District Council – Tel: 08450504434.




Units 2 – 4 has an Energy Performance Asset Rating of D83 and the EPC Certificate is available to download from the Edwin Thompson website.




Each party is to bear their own legal costs in the preparation and settlement of the lease documentation together with any VAT thereon.




The property is available to view by prior appointment with the Windermere office of Edwin Thompson LLP. Contact:


John Haley – [email protected]


Joe Ellis – [email protected]


Tel: 015394 48811






Edwin Thompson for themselves and for the Vendor of this property, whose Agents they are, give notice that:

  1. The particulars are set out as a general outline only for the guidance of intending purchasers and do not constitute, nor constitute part of, any offer or contract.
  2. All descriptions, dimensions, plans, reference to condition and necessary conditions for use and occupation and other details are given in good faith and are believed to be correct, but any intending purchasers should not rely on them as statements or representations of fact, but must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise as to their correctness.
  3. No person in the employment of Edwin Thompson has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty whatsoever in relation to this property or these particulars, nor to enter into any contract relating to the property on behalf of the Agents, nor into any contract on behalf of the Vendor.
  4. No responsibility can be accepted for loss or expense incurred in viewing the property or in any other way in the event of the property being sold or withdrawn.
  5. These particulars were prepared in September 2018.







Flexible Warehouse Premises To Let


Refurbished Warehouse Units with generous dedicated loading yards, car parking and storage land


Situated on an established trading estate, a short distance to the north of Kendal Town Centre with good access to the local road network


Rental £21,000 per annum exclusive

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