• Ground floor unit of approx 68.34 sq m (735.63 sq ft)
  • Class E planning use
  • Suitable for a range of uses
  • Attractive building incorporating period features.
  • Allocated parking space


Approximate net internal floor areas are as follows:

NameSq ftSq m
Ground - Sales/Office 684.50 63.59
Ground - Kitchen 51.13 4.75
Unit B, 3 Crown Square - IMG_3577.JPG


Crown Square forms part of the North East Quadrant, the newest phase of development at the Duchy of Cornwall’s Poundbury Estate in Dorchester. The North East Quadrant is a mixed use development stretching from Queen Mother Square at the heart of the development, to the ancient Poundbury Hillfort to the North East.

Crown Square acts as the focal point for this quadrant of Poundbury and includes large scale and architecturally eye catching buildings with a mixture of commercial and residential uses. The final buildings in the square, Crown Hall and Market Hall are currently under construction.

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Further Information

Price £135,000 exclusive of service charge, rates, insurance and VAT

Rent £11,500 per annum exclusive of service charge, rates, insurance and VAT

Rates Payable To be assessed


The property comprises a newly constructed, ground floor commercial unit within a new mixed use building within Crown Square. The units in this building are south facing and located under an attractive colonnade, with a frontage to a new landscaped area in the middle of the development. The building provides many period features. The property includes one demised car parking space in the rear car park.

The standard internal specification includes a plastered ceiling, gas fired central heating, plastered and decorated internal wall finishes, kitchenette/staff room, fire alarm system & WC. Floor finishes and final electrical installation (lighting and sockets) will be the responsibility of the occupier as part of their fit out.


The premises are available either to let by way of a new effective Full Repairing & Insuring lease for a term to be agreed or, alternatively, for sale on a long leasehold basis.

Rent/Sale Price

Terms for a new lease or a sale on a long leasehold basis are as follows:

Rent (per annum) - £11,500
Long leasehold sale price - £135,000

PLEASE NOTE: Rents and prices are exclusive of service charge, rates, insurance and VAT.


The property is considered suitable for planning uses falling within Classes E of the Town & County Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987.

Business Rates

The property is yet to be assessed for Business Rates.


An Energy Performance Certificate is being prepared and will be available in due course.