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  Other  For Sale  King Street  Oldham  Greater Manchester  OL8   - £300,000

For Sale
TENURE: Freehold

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This property is perfect for your business no matter what your business is: Split offices for solicitors, accountants, property management/estate agents; retail, B&B, dentists etc the choice is yours! The property also has A3 and A5 planning permission so could be opened as a restaraunt, cafe, take away or any kind of business selling hot food.

This property comprises of 14 rooms in total but can easily be open up to create a large area.

This porperty is located on the main road in Oldham - perfect location for your business.

The geography of Oldham constrained the development of major transport infrastructure. It has been put that "if it had not grown substantially before the railway age it would surely have been overlooked".Oldham has never been on a main line railway route, and canals too have only been able to serve it from a distance, meaning that "Oldham has never had a train service worthy of a town of its size".

A principal destination along the Oldham Loop Line, Oldham once had six railway stations but now has four (Oldham Central and Glodwick Road having closed), Oldham Werneth, Oldham Mumps, Derker and Hollinwood. The train from Manchester Victoria station must climb steeply through much of its 6-mile (9.7 km) route, from around 100 feet (30.5 m) at Manchester city centre to around 600 feet (182.9 m) at Oldham Mumps. The stretch near Werneth, with its gradient of 1 in 27, makes the Oldham Loop the steepest regular passenger line in the country. Oldham Mumps takes its name from being within the Mumps area of Oldham, which itself probably derived from the archaic word "mumper" which was slang for a beggar. It is planned to convert the Oldham Loop Line to part of the Manchester Metrolink tram network.

Oldham has had electric tramways to Manchester in the past; the first tram was driven from Manchester into Oldham in 1900 by the Lord Mayor of Manchester. The system came to an end on 3 August 1946, however. The �3.3m Oldham Bus Station has frequent bus services to Manchester, Rochdale, Ashton-under-Lyne and Middleton with other services to the Metropolitan Borough of Oldham, Tameside, and across the Pennines to Huddersfield in West Yorkshire. The roof canopy is supported internally on two rows of steel trees. The extensive use of glass and stainless steel maximises visibility, and there is a carefully co-ordinated family of information fittings, posters and seating, using robust natural materials for floors and plinths. The bus station is used by National Express coaches. First Manchester, FirstGroup plc`s bus operator for north-Greater Manchester, has its headquarters in Oldham.

Oldham is about 4 miles (6.4 km) south of the major M62 motorway, but is linked to it by the M60 at Hollinwood, and A627(M) via Chadderton. There are major A roads to Ashton-under-Lyne, Huddersfield, Manchester, and Rochdale.

The Hollinwood Branch of the Ashton Canal was a canal that ran from Fairfield in Droylsden, through Littlemoss and Daisy Nook Country Park to the Hollinwood area of Oldham, with a branch from Daisy Nook to the Fairbottom Branch Canal. The canal was mainly used for the haulage of coal until it fell into disuse for commercial traffic in the 1930s. It included four aqueducts and a two-rise lock staircase.

Almost every part of Oldham is served by a school of some kind, some with religious affiliations. According to the Office for Standards in Education, schools within the town perform at mixed levels. The Blue Coat School, which dates from 1834, is consistently Oldham`s top performing secondary school for 11- to 16-year-olds, and has a sixth form college of further education for 16- to 18-year-olds on the same site.

Oldham produced someone who is considered to be one of the greatest benefactors of education for the nation, Hugh Oldham, who in 1504 was appointed as Bishop of Exeter, and later went on to found what is now Manchester Grammar School.

University Centre Oldham is a centre for higher education and a sister campus of the University of Huddersfield. It was opened in May 2005 by actor Patrick Stewart, the centre`s Chancellor. The University Centre Oldham presented actress Shobna Gulati and artist, Brian Clarke (both born in Oldham) with an Honorary Doctorate of Letters at the Graduation Ceremony of November 2006, for their achievements and contributions to Oldham and its community.

Please note we have not tested any apparatus, fixtures, fittings, or services. Interested parties must undertake their own investigation into the working order of these items. All measurements are approximate and photographs provided for guidance only.

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