Sturdey's Motorcycles

Tonbridge, Kent

The premises at 94A, 84C Shipbourne Road is suitable for a number of uses subject to planning. The site consists of a motorcycle showroom and workshop, with road frontage forecourt and upstairs accommodation, located to the north of Tonbridge town centre at the junction of Dernier Road and Shipbourne Road. It is set back circa 2.5m back from the primary street frontage and is surrounded primarily by residential dwellings, with a service station, public house and primary school located at Welland Road Junction less than a minute walk to the south.

Tonbridge is a historic market town with an iconic 13th century castle and a wide range of amenities, with several high street favourites, independent shops and a Waitrose. Further shopping can be enjoyed in local towns including Tunbridge Wells and Sevenoaks. Tonbridge offers excellent connectivity to London and the coast, via the A21, A26 and motorway networks. Additionally, Tonbridge station has services to London Bridge from 31 minutes, Cannon Street from 38 minutes and Charing Cross from 41 minutes.

There is an excellent range of both state and private schools in the locality, including multiple grammar schools. Local Leisure facilities include Nizels Health Club, Tonbridge School Sports Centre, Poult Wood Golf Centre, Tonbridge, and the Angel Leisure Centre. Other golf courses such as Knole and Wilderness are slightly further afield.

The site has planning for the Demolition of the existing Motorcycle garage and erection of 2 x 3 bed dwellings with associated off-street parking and private amenity space (23/00974/FL)

Contact : Peter Bowden