Commercial Property - Sales & Lettings - Jacobs Steel

Commercial

Why choose the South Coast for your commercial premises?

The South Coast boasts a thriving economy with diverse industries, including tourism, hospitality, and technology. The region’s strong tourism sector attracts a steady flow of visitors, driving demand for commercial spaces in accommodation, dining, and entertainment.

With a growing population and excellent connectivity through transportation networks, businesses can tap into a larger customer base. Ongoing regeneration and development projects enhance the value of properties, while the presence of educational institutions and research hubs promotes innovation and collaboration. The strong rental and investment market, coupled with limited supply, also presents favorable opportunities for investors.

Overall, the South Coast provides a conducive environment for commercial property investment and business growth.

What makes us stand out from the crowd?

As a company, 2024 sees us celebrate our 40th year in business. Having built up an unrivaled reputation across Sussex, we are now the largest independent agent in the area. Since joining Jacobs Steel in October 2023, to spearhead our commercial department, Leigh Doherty provides over 25 years of experience and local knowledge. This puts us at the forefront of the market and, thus, able to deal with all types of commercial enquiries.

Jacobs Steel have grown into every sector of the industry and are now involved with numerous properties, located right across Sussex. Jacobs Steel have always been passionate about property together with the customer experience, and this ethos is replicated within the commercial department.

Whether you are looking for a commercial property to buy or rent, you are a landlord and want advice on finding a new tenant, or you are simply seeking advice, one of our professional consultants will be able to guide you.

 

Leigh Doherty

Commercial Manager

01903 792785

Nichola Charles

Commercial Consultant

01903 792785

Pat Barton

Managing Director

01903 500004

Matt Jacobs

Managing Director

01903 500004

Jacobs Steel’s team works with other independent professionals in order to offer a number of services that are crucial to making a decision on your next commercial investment:

  • Building surveying advice
  • Business rates advice
  • RICS compliant capital and rental valuations
  • Energy performance certifications
  • Architectural advice
  • Measurement / land surveys
  • Property maintenance
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Offers in Region Of £1,750,000

For Sale

This imposing, five storey property is situated in a prime location fronting the Old Steine, with fabulous views over Steine Gardens and the the sea, located between the main tourist sites of Brighton Pier, The Royal Pavilion and within yards of the busy retail thoroughfare of St James's Street. Churchill Square Shopping Centre, North Laines and Brighton Station are all within walking distance. The property has recently undergone an external refurbishment and scaffolding has just been removed. 

£1,250,000

For Sale

A substantial premises made up of two adjoining units each with separate entrances. The building is let to Group Entertainment Ltd trading as Angels Bar & Nightclub. The premises are let on a 15 year lease at a current annual rent is currently £125,000, rising to £135,000 from 2025 for the remainder of the term.

The premises are predominantly open plan and consist of a part mezzanine seating area with bar which overlooks the main dance area located on the ground floor, comprising of bar, seating booths and DJ area. An internal door leads to a further self contained bar area with dance floor and additional seating.  

This substantial premises has potential for future development STP. 

Offers in Region Of £1,200,000

Under Offer

PRIME CITY CENTRE DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY A rare opportunity to purchase a prominent corner site with vacant possession, located at the junction of Queens Park Road and Down Terrace. The building has been occupied for many years as a Public House but, has now ceased trading as The Hanover. The neighbouring cleared site is adjacent to 2a Down Terrace and is in the same family ownership. The sites will be sold together, not separately.

The premises can be found on Google Maps by typing in the following postcode: BN2 9ZB.

£1,000,000

For Sale

A rare opportunity to purchase an industrial unit with vacant possession in popular Lancing Business Park. The unit has been divided into 3 smaller spaces but can be converted back to one large open plan facility. 

The site benefits from ample off road parking and/or yard space, mezzanine, first floor storage area, communal entrance, kitchen & WC's. Further benefits include 3 phase power supply, LED lighting in office spaces and loading door to side yard. 

£900,000

Under Offer

This prominent detached corner property is situated directly on Hove seafront. Main features include wrap around garden, 1 bedroom self contained annexe and off road parking. The property was formally a guest house and therefore the majority of the rooms are currently used as bedrooms but could easy become reception rooms on both floors. In March 2023, a certificate of lawfulness was granted and therefore the current use is C3 (a dwelling house), however, the property could suit a variety of commercial uses STNC. 

£900,000

For Sale

A rare opportunity to acquire a well-established complex comprising three private & well stocked waters, with the additional benefit of two shepherd's huts, café with patio area for gatherings and relaxation, on-site parking as well as essential amenities such as toilets and a shower room for added convenience. 

£850,000

For Sale

AMBULANCE HOUSE - TOWN CENTRE DEVELOPMENT SITE FOR SALE This substantial site previously housed Littlehampton Ambulance Station and is predominantly rectangular in shape.  Planning permission has been approved under consent LU/45/24/PL for the demolition of existing building and construction of 9 apartments with associated development including parking, landscaping and bin/bicycle storage. 
In our opinion, this site may also suit other commercial uses (STNC).

£825,000

For Sale

Two substantial adjoining semi-detached properties comprising in total 7 self-contained apartments spread over 2 properties and accessed via a communal entrances. Each apartment consists of a living/bedroom area, private bathroom and kitchen. Three of the ground floor flats benefit from direct access to the communal rear gardens. The property is fully let and income producing. There is a potential for extension to the rear of the properties (STP). 

The properties are available individually, subject to negotiation. 

Guide Price £800,000

For Sale

A rare opportunity to acquire this 3,239 sq ft exciting Freehold investment opportunity formerly used as Shoreham's iconic Barclays Bank, being offered with 12 separate rooms along with a wealth of off road parking as well as a brick built detached garage to the rear of the property.

Offers in Region Of £800,000

Under Offer

This detached double-fronted two storey premises is situated on a substantial plot of just over 0.20 acres and benefits from ample off road parking, dual entrances from both Chesswood Road and Ashwood close and wrap around garden. The property is sold with vacant possession but was formerly a care home and therefore, the property is currently C2 use, however could suit a variety of different uses (STNC). And in our opinion, the building has the potential to be converted into an HMO, children's nursery, medical practice or redevelopment (STP).

£650,000

For Sale

A unique opportunity to acquire this freehold building in this popular Portslade location with high levels of foot traffic, currently laid out as commercial shop front with office space above and outside space, also having added potential for conversion (stnpc) with upper floors.

£650,000

Under Offer

PRIME FREEHOLD INVESTMENT A rare opportunity to purchase this mixed use, four storey property made up of a two bedroom, lower ground floor flat, which is currently let on an AST and producing a rental income of £1,395pcm, a ground floor shop, recently let to a French Art Dealer, producing an income of £11,000pax, and a maisonette, which is let on an AST at a rental of £1,700pcm. Overall, the income is £48,140 per annum, which includes the lower ground floor.

You can locate the property by typing in the following postcode to Google Maps: BN2 1EF.

Offers in Region Of £575,000

For Sale

PRIME FREEHOLD INVESTMENT FOR SALE The subject property is arranged over four floors, which is fully let and income producing. The ground floor and basement are occupied by Wimpy and have been recently refurbished with an annual income of £22,000 pax. The restaurant benefits from 45 covers internally together with a seating area to the front of the property, providing a further 10 covers. The four bedroom maisonette is self contained from the rear and in addition there are 3 allocated parking spaces. This is currently achieving £1600 per calendar month. Therefore, the property is currently achieving an overall income of £41,200 per annum, exclusive.

£500,000

For Sale

Freehold investment opportunity in this popular location in Hove, chain free, with a courtyard rear garden as an added benefit.

£400,000

Under Offer

FREEHOLD INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY. The property comprises two commercial units on the ground floor currently let to Aspire Residential & The Chip Shop producing an annual rent of £30,000 pa plus VAT. The upper parts have been sold off on long leases.

Offers in Region Of £400,000

For Sale

This mid-terraced, five storey property is made up by a ground floor shop, which is let at a current rent of £1250 per calendar month, exclusive. The upper floors are a self-contained three bedroom maisonette and currently achieving £1,700 per calendar month therefore, the property is currently achieving an overall income of £35,400 per annum, exclusive.
Additionally, the property benefits from a self-contained basement which has the potential to be converted to a studio apartment (STP).

£400,000

For Sale

This mid-terraced two storey building is made up of a ground floor premises comprising of seating area for approximately 15 covers, fridge counter, kitchen, two storage areas and WC. A further benefit includes full extraction and in our opinion, the property would suit an owner occupier. Additionally, the ground floor has a small courtyard with rear access. The first floor consists of a two bedroom split-level apartment and benefits from a modern fitted kitchen, shower room and lounge/diner. It is currently let on an AST and producing a rental income of £1,250pcm. The ground floor will be sold with vacant possession. 

Offers in Region Of £375,000

For Sale

RETAIL INVESTMENT The subject property is arranged over two floors, with the first floor flat being sold off on a long lease. The ground floor retail premises are let to Oxfam and consist of two shops, which have been combined into one but potentially, if the property became vacant, these can be converted back into two premises again. In our opinion, the rental income could be improved and our estimation is that it would fall in the region of £30,000pax.

The premises can be found on Google Maps by typing in the following postcode: BN7 2AH.

Offers in Region Of £350,000

For Sale

FREEHOLD INVESTMENT - This imposing corner property is situated on the busy junction of High Street and Steyning Road. The property consists of two ground floor shops, both of which are currently let and income producing.

Offers in Region Of £325,000

For Sale

RETAIL INVESTMENT - The premises are currently trading as a cake shop and occupy the ground floor, together with a small rear yard. The upper parts are sold off on a long lease and the ground floor is let on a lease for a term of 12 Years from May 2013, at a current rent of £20,000 per annum, exclusive.

£225,000

For Sale

Located on the corner of the building, the unit offers ground floor access via the main communal entrance and double loading doors. The ground floor is currently open plan with a WC. Stairs lead to the first floor and comprises of two offices/stores with a further WC. The property also benefits from 2 parking spaces. 

£200,000

For Sale

Situated on popular Portland Road, Hove, this three storey building is made up of a first floor maisonette, which is sold off on a long lease. And ground floor premises comprising of seating/waiting area, two kitchens with extraction and WC. The premises is currently let to an established business and producing a rental income of £14,000 per annum, exclusive. 

£200,000

For Sale

This two storey, mid terraced building is currently occupied by an accountant, however, full vacant possession is offered. On the ground floor, the office is predominantly open plan and consists of two spaces. The first floor is accessed via an internal staircase, but could be self-contained at the rear (STP), and consists of an open plan room, shower and WC. 

The property would suit a variety of different occupiers (STNC).

£200,000

Under Offer

The premises is situated on a prime corner location of Pavilion Road and St Anselms Road. The two story building is made up of a first floor flat, which is sold off and ground floor premises, which will be sold with vacant possession and comprises of a double frontage with central doorway, open plan retail/office area, kitchenette, WC and side and rear storage areas. Further benefits include, a forecourt and roller door access to both storage areas. 

The property would suit a variety of different occupiers (STNC) and in our opinion, the building has the potential for redevelopment (STP).

£165,000

Under Offer

 
A well presented shop unit currently operating as a hairdressers but available with vacant possession. The property has the benefit of the freehold of the building with the first floor flat floor being sold off on a lease with approximately 69 years remaining.

£165,000

Under Offer

SHOP/OFFICE FOR SALE This well presented ground floor premises benefits from a large double frontage, open plan retail/office area with glass partition, kitchen with integrated appliances and WC. Further benefits include a long lease with approximately 81 years remaining and unallocated parking. 


The property is currently being used as an office but could suit other uses (STNC).

Offers in Region Of £160,000

For Sale

FREEHOLD INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY Located in the neighbourhood parade of Elm Grove, which is situated close to the busy thoroughfare of Lewes Road and within walking distance of Brighton Hospital and the Racecourse.

Offers in Region Of £125,000

Under Offer

A self-contained office unit in the centre of Lancing village. The property has its own private entrance and benefits include CAT II lighting, lightwells, electric heating, kitchenette and wc. Premises could suit a variety of different uses STNC.

Offers Over £125,000

Under Offer

A self-contained office unit in the centre of Lancing village. The property has its own private entrance and benefits include CAT II lighting, lightwells, electric heating, kitchenette and wc. Premises could suit a variety of different uses STNC.

£125,000

Under Offer

A self-contained office unit in the centre of Lancing village. The property has its own private entrance and benefits include CAT II lighting, lightwells, electric heating, kitchenette and wc. Premises could suit a variety of different uses STNC.

£125,000

For Sale

Situated on popular New Broadway shopping parade in West Worthing, this two storey building is made up of a first floor flat, which is sold off, but benefits from annual ground rent. And ground floor premises which is currently let to an established business and producing a rental income of £8000 per annum, exclusive. 

£100,000

Under Offer

A two storey office suite formed of two separate spaces in a prominent business centre located in Lancing Business Park. The unit offers ground floor access via a self contained side entrance. The suite has a staff area with kitchen and shower room, storage, an open plan office area and separate offices and meeting room. The property also benefits from 3 parking spaces. 

£90,000

Under Offer

Established Nepalese restaurant for sale in Worthing town centre. The business has been run by the current owners since 2005 and is being sold due to retirement. 

Offers in Region Of £45,000

For Sale

A rare opportunity to take over an established food premises & takeaway currently trading as The Vegan Street Food Company. On the market at an asking price of offers in region of £45,000 with an annual rent of £4000.

Offers in Region Of £35,000

For Sale

The premises comprise a ground floor lady's hairdressers, which is self-contained and benefits from a large bay window which makes the shop nice and bright. In addition, there are numerous hair stations in the front section and to the rear, there is a laundry area, kitchenette, WC and rear access. There is also undesignated parking but in addition, on-street parking is close by. Please note, it is a landlords stipulation that the property has to remain a lady's hairdressers.

Lettings

12 Chapel Road
West Sussex
BN11 1BJ

01903 506040

Commercial

12 Chapel Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN11 1BJ

01903 792785

Land & New Homes

12 Chapel Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN11 1BJ

01903 500004

West Worthing

4 Wallace Parade
Goring Road
Worthing
BN12 4AL

01903 506080

Findon

228 Findon Road
Worthing
BN14 0EJ

01903 873999

Worthing

12 Chapel Road
Worthing
BN11 1BJ

01903 206000

Lancing

28 North Road
Lancing
BN15 9AB

01903 750335

Shoreham

31 Brunswick Road
Shoreham-by-Sea
BN43 5WA

01273 441341

Brighton & Hove

190 Portland Road
Hove
East Sussex
BN3 5QN

01273 956690

Marketing & Events

12 Chapel Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN11 1BJ

01903 500004