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Manston 175, Columbus Avenue, Manston, Ramsgate

£5.50 per sq ft pax / The property is available by way of a new full repairing and insuring lease on terms to be negotitated. We are advised the property is elected for VAT and therefore VAT will be payable.


  • 175,467 sq.ft. (16,301 m²)
  • Leasehold
  • Industrial/Warehouse Premises on Self-Contained Fenced Site
  • Surface level loading doors
  • 2.5 MVA power supply
  • 10m clear internal eaves height rising to 14.5m apex
  • Air conditioned offices
  • Concrete surfaced yard
  • Seven cranes
  • 10.80 Acre/4.37 Hectare site
  • HGV parking spaces & 240 car parking spaces


Manston 175, Columbus Avenue, Manston, Ramsgate, CT12 5BF


** RENT REDUCED TO £5.50 PER SQ. FT.** Manston House is a large affordable distribution warehouse totalling 175,457 sq. ft. of offices. The main industrial unit building is of portal frame construction with profiled metal clad elevations under an insulated pitched roof. There is a concrete floor and a clear eaves height of approximately 10m for the majority of the space. Externally, there is parking for cars and HGVs, sprinkler tanks, plant room and extensive undeveloped areas. The premises comprise a large warehouse complex providing a range of warehouse/industrial units situated within a secure, self-contained site. Access to the complex is via a dedicated, manned gatehouse. Specification:- * 2.5 MVA Power Supply * Site coverage 37% * Surface level loading doors * 10m Clear Internal Eaves Height rising to 14.5m Apex * Self-contained fenced site * Expansion land * HGV parking spaces * 240 car parking spaces * Canopies * Air conditioned offices * Concrete surfaced yard * Security hut * Sprinkler system * Seven cranes (12.5 - 35 Tonne) * 10.80 Acre/4.37 Hectare Site * Mainly dual carriageway access to A299 * 5 minute drive from Thanet Parkwat (HS1 line)

Business Rates

The rateable value figure below has been provided to us by the Valuation Office Agency

RV £605,000

Please note, the RV is NOT the actual rates payable. Rates payable are calculated by reference to the National Non-Domestic Rating (NNDR) multiplier which is set annually by Central Government. The current NNDR (2022/23) is 51.4p/£. 

Discounts and reliefs are available for qualifying small businesses occupying properties with rateable values below £15,000, reducing liabilities to £zero for properties with RVs below £12,000

Subject to eligibility for all available reliefs, we estimate that in the current financial year,

Rates payable are £330,330

Further information on this matter is available at Business Link