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Lot 60

Residential Development - Commercial Property 

51-59 Norfolk Road

Cliftonville, Margate, Kent, CT9 2HX


Guide Price (plus fees)

A Well Located Substantial Development Opportunity of a Former Sixty Bedroom Hotel Offered with Planning Permission for Conversion to Provide Nineteen Self-Contained Flats (17 x Two Bed, 2 x Three Bed)


The large corner site comprises an end of terrace former hotel arranged over ground and two upper floors. The property is in now in shell condition.




The property is situated on a residential road close to local shops and amenities. The open spaces of The Oval Gardens and Margate Beach are within easy reach. Transport links are provided by Margate rail station.


Property is in Shell Condition but Formerly arranged as:
Ground Floor
Reception Hall, Five Office Rooms, Two Laundry Rooms, Chapel, Dining Room, Lecture Room, Computer Room, Kitchen, 3 x WCs, Covered Swimming Pool, Cellar
First Floor
26 Bedrooms (most with En-Suite Shower/WC), Living Room
Second Floor
26 Bedrooms (most with En-Suite Shower/WC), Living Room
Third Floor
9 Bedrooms (most with En-Suite Shower/WC), Living Room

G.I.A 2,400 sq m / 26,000 sq ft


Thanet Council granted the following planning permissions on 20th Aug 2020 ref: F/TH/19/1740 & 22nd Apr 2022 F/TH/22/0531 :

(Change of use and conversion of upper floors to 14 self contained flats)

(Change of use of part ground floor to residential (Use Class C3) comprising 5 self contained flats consisting of 3No-2-bed and 2No 3-bed)

Proposed Accommodation

Ground Floor
3 x Two Bedroom Flats
2 x Three Bedroom Flats

First Floor
6 x Two Bedroom Flats

Second Floor
6 x Two Bedroom Flats

Third Floor
2 x Two Bedroom Flats

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