The subject comprises a three storey plus basement, end of terrace building. Internally, the property is configured to a generally open plan nature to the ground floor with large retailing area leading to staff room, stairwell and goods lift to the rear. A staircase situated to the rear affords access between basement, ground and first floor levels. The first floor is more cellular in nature and utilised for basic storage, staff and WC facilities. The second floor is accessible from a hatch and not utilised by the tenant. The subject is accessed from the front elevation directly off Market Place at ground floor level and also benefits additional egress to the rear which leads onto a communal walkway and land owned by the church.
The subject property is situated fronting onto Market Place which is the prime retailing pitch of Wigan town centre. Market Place contains a high proportion of national retailers when compared to other retailing streets of Wigan town centre. Market Place will also be within close proximity of the new Galleries redevelopment which is a £135,000,000 scheme that will provide new retail, leisure, commercial and residential space in the heart of the town centre. The development will include a 6 screen cinema, music and e-sports venue, 10 lane bowling alley, indoor mini-golf course, food and drinks venue, evening entertainment space, new hotel, 464 residential units, new market hall and a landscaped public realm square for annual outdoor events.