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Butter Market & Old Police Station, Cheshire, SK10 1EA

Retail for rent

Per annum
4025Sq Ft


The Butter Market & former Police Station is located in Macclesfield Town Centre. The property is in the main area of Macclesfield that leads to the Grosvenor Shopping Centre, Mill Street, Chestergate and Church Street. The train station is located close by, approximately a 5-minute walk.


The available space comprises two adjoining

heritage buildings positioned just off Market

Place, Macclesfield, at the heart of the

Historic Market Quarter. Adjoining

Macclesfield's iconic Town Hall, both

buildings are Grade II* listed and present

attractive stone fronted facades towards St

Michael's church grounds and the mediaeval

Market Place beyond. The properties offer

scope for a variety of end uses subject to

necessary approval, including restaurant, bar,

event space, office/incubation hub, or

alternative uses will conserve and showcase

the heritage significance.

Butter Market

The Butter Market offers a unique opportunity to secure ground floor space of circa 154 sq m with double doors opening onto Churchside. The floor area is currently subdivided into two main areas, however could be knocked through into one larger open plan space.

Old Police Station

The Old Police station adjoins the Butter Market, offering a number of interconnected spaces suitable for a variety of uses, with total area of circa 220 sq m on the ground floor and 68 sq m on a mezzanine floor.

The property has an entrance directly onto Churchside with rear access via a shared pedestrian area to the rear of the Town Hall. There is potential to additionally utilise a small rear courtyard located between the Butter Market and Old Police Station.

The adjoining nature of the properties creates the potential to combine both assets into one larger unit with total floor area circa 440 sq m.

Expressions of Interest

Cheshire East are pleased to present the Butter Market and former Police Station and are inviting interested parties to come forward with proposals to bring the buildings to life.

Do you have an idea or use that you feel could thrive within the ground floor and add to the footfall into the town centre? If so, please arrange to view the property and comply with the timescales:


28th September 2018 - Deadline for expressions of space interest submission

19th October 2018 - Feedback to interested parties

22nd November 2018 - Deadline for submission of formal proposals including rental offer.

7th December 2018 - Heads of Terms Agreed.


The property is available by way of a new effective full repairing and insuring lease for a term of years to be negotiable.


Strictly by appointment with Mike

Listed Features

  • Shopping Centre
  • Restaurant
  • Period Design
  • Outdoor Space
  • Open Plan
  • Multiple floors
  • Effective FRI Lease
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