31 October 2019/ Inspirations

5 commercial properties to let in Cambridge

Cambridge is a historic university city in Cambridgeshire, which sits on the picturesque River Cam. Since the 13th century, it’s been a leading centre of education and remains home to one of the most renowned and respected educational institutions. Due to its high population of students and leading academics, it’s also a great place for businesses to base themselves, particularly those in the fields of education or research. We’ve highlighted some of the most exciting commercial properties currently on the market in Cambridge, from modern retail spaces to office spaces bursting with character.

The Grafton

Situated at the Graton Centre just outside of Cambridge city centre, this retail unit is in a prime, high footfall location that sees 11 million visitors every year. It’s surrounded by leading high street brands and amenities including a cinema and food court, so you’ll benefit from plenty of potential customers passing by your doors. The space is also fully air conditioned and has an excellent security system and storage space for plenty of stock.

Lothbury House

This spacious office has excellent road links and is located just outside Cambridge Airport, making it an ideal base if you regularly need to travel both domestically and internationally. A glass atrium allows plenty of light into the building’s reception and air conditioning keeps each office feeling comfortable all year round, no matter how warm it is outside. There are also 70 parking spaces on site, meaning you and your team will be able to drive straight in via the A14 road.

Newnham Mill

Looking for an office with a view? This uniquely located space could be ideal for you. It overlooks the tranquil River Cam, so you can spend lunch breaks walking by the waters of enjoy the relaxing view from the windows if your days get too hectic to get out of the office. The space inside is modern and has recently been refurbished to a high standard but retains plenty of its original period charm thanks to features like exposed ceiling beams, porthole windows and sash-style windows.

15 – 16 Market Hill

If you’re looking to launch your retail business, or find a home that’s ideally located to attract Cambridge’s many student, this space might be the one you’ve been looking for. Sandwiched between Gonville & Caius College and Christ’s College Cambridge, you’re likely to see plenty of footfall from local students, as well as tourists and visitors exploring the centre of the city. The attractive Bath stone exterior makes the unit a classy home for any business.

50 & 60 Station Road

This serviced office comes with plenty of perks, including fresh micro-roasted coffee, delicious food from the onsite restaurant complex and creatively designed common areas. Ideal for small teams and self-employed individuals looking for a new home, it benefits from on-site parking and is less than a minute’s walk from Cambridge railway station so is easy to reach. Finish the day with team drinks on the roof terrace or host a networking event in the high quality space.