'Guys', 771 Antrim Road, Belfast, BT15 4EP
Property Overview

The subject property occupies a prominent roadside location on Antrim Road, approximately 5 miles north of Belfast City Centre. Antrim Road is one of the primary arterial routes into the City Centre providing access from the north of the City, Newtownabbey and beyond. The immediate area comprises a mix of medium/high density housing, retail and leisure uses. Local amenities include Lansdowne Hotel, Fortwilliam Golf Club and Cavehill Country Park.

  • Prominent roadside location on one of the main arterial routes in the north of the City
  • Well established business and convenience store location with a shop on site since the 1960s
  • Situated in an area of medium and high density housing
  • Highly accessible location
Full Description

The subject property is a highly visible three storey, detached commerical building comprising basement stores, ground floor convenience store with ancillary stores and a self contained former hair salon on the first floor. The convenience sotrey currently operates under the Vivo symbol.

In addition there is an external solid fuels yard partially covered by a canopy and an external ATM machine operated by Bank Machine Limited. There are undeveloped lands to the side and rear of the existing shop building which may provide an opportunity for a shop extension or redevelopment, subject to all necessary statutory consents.

Floor Use Sq M Sq Ft
Basement Store 55.95 602
Ground Floor Sales area 165.23 1,779
Ground Floor Staff Area 11.59 125
Ground Floor 'Lean-to' stores 18.58 200
First Floor Salon 80.08 862
Total   331.43 3,568



Bank Machine Limited operate the ATM machine under a 7 year lease commencing 1st May 2012 on a base rent of £3,000 per annum with a top up rent related to the number of transactions. We have been advised that the rental income since lease commencement has been in the region of £6,000 per annum.


Trading information can be made available on request to genuinely interested parties.

Opening Hours

The shop currently trades from 7am – 8pm, seven days a week.


Seven part time staff are currently employed.


To be sold at valuation.


Ground Floor Convenience Store:


Net Annual Value - £27,900


Rates Payable 2016/17 rate year - £16,255

First Floor Salon:

Net Annual Value - £3,300

Rates Payable 2016/17 rate year - £1,923



We have been advised that the property is held freehold.

Asking Price

Offers in the region of £400,000 excl. are invited.


Rent on Application


Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)

The ground floor convenience store has an energy rating of D-90. The first floor former hair salon has an energy rating of F-127. Full certificates can be made available upon request.


All prices and outgoings are exclusive of but may be liable to VAT


EPC Details

Energy Efficiency Rating and Environmental Impact Rating for this property.