Unit 20 Waverley Market

Prime Retail Unit
Frontage onto Waverley Steps

Ground Floor: 11,533 sq ft
Rent: Offers over £125,000 pa

Edinburgh is Scotland’s capital, boasting a resident population of 476,600 and a broader city population estimated at 1,600,000.  Waverley Mall occupies a prime retail location at the east end of Princes Street in the city centre, adjacent to Edinburgh St James and Waverley train station, where annual footfall for 2019 was 29 million, with 63% of people walking past the Waverley Mall entrance. Waverley Mall offers the opportunity to join a strong line-up of High Street retailers already in the mall. The unit is situated at the entrance to the mall and benefits from signage onto Waverley Steps, which is one of the main entrances to Waverley Station. Nearby occupiers including Starbucks, Tiger, The Body Shop and Post Office.


The subjects comprise a retail unit arranged on the upper mall extending to the following approximate net internal area:

Ground Floor: 11,533 sq ft / 1,072 sqm

Subject to agreement, the unit could be sub-divided into different/smaller configurations to suit individual requirements.


The subjects are available on a new FRI lease.


Offers over £125,000 pa sought.


Rateable Value: £173,250
UBR (2022/23): £0.524
Rates Payable: £90,783 pa

Service Charge

The estimated service charge for this financial year is £139,582.

Planning / EPC

The premises benefit from having Class 1 consent.  EPC Report available on request.

Legal Costs

Each party to be responsible for their own legal costs incurred during the transaction. For the avoidance of doubt the ingoing tenant will be responsible for Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT), registration dues and any VAT payable thereon.


Unit 20 Waverley Market
Viewing strictly by appointment through ORINSEN.

Andy Bain
T. 0131 374 1117
M. 07770 524 977

Anna Hansen
T. 0131 374 1114
M. 07717 411 668

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Any areas, measurements or distances are approximate.  The text, photographs and plans are for guidance only and are not necessarily comprehensive.  It is assumed that the property has all necessary planning, building regulations or other consents and ORINSEN have not tested any services, equipment or facilities. 

Purchasers must satisfy themselves by inspection or otherwise.Unless otherwise stated all prices and rents are quoted exclusive of VAT. Prospective purchasers or lessees must satisfy themselves independently as to the incidence of VAT in respect of any transaction.

Published 30.09.20

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