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Princegate House

Doncaster - Self Contained Studios and One Bed Apartments

Princegate House is situated in a prominent location in the heart of Doncaster town centre

It is within minutes’ walk to The Village at Waterdale, the Frenchgate Shopping Centre & Doncaster Market which is the biggest traditional market in the North. The Development is also close to the new Civic and Cultural Quarter, resulting in its residents benefitting from the signi cant regeneration that is continuing to take place in Doncaster.

Historically, Princegate House was home to the Secretary of State for the Environment and has been converted by Empire Property Concepts under permitted development rights into 90 luxury studio and one bedroom apartments. Spanning four floors and serviced by two lifts, the apartments are finished to a high standard featuring modern high gloss kitchens with fitted appliances, secure telephone entry system, wall mounted flat screen TV’s and internet provided by an award winning internet service provider.

Princegate House is very well served by public transport with Doncaster Train Station and Doncaster Interchange located within 5 minutes’ walk. London Kings Cross can be reached within 1 hour 30 minutes and there are regular train and bus services to Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester and the rest of the country.

Doncaster benefits from excellent road communications being situated adjacent to junctions 3 and 4 of the M18 motorway and junctions 36 and 37 of the A1(M) motorway. The M1 can be reached in 15 minutes’ drive from Princegate House and Robin Hood Airport, one of the UK’s newest international airports, is situated approximately 3.5 miles south of Doncaster town centre via the new Great Yorkshire Way link road.


Property Details

  • 8 month conversion
  • 90 self-contained studio and one bedroom apartments
  • Studios let at an average of £155.00 per week inclusive of all bills apart from council tax
  • 12% Gross Yield

Development Figures

Purchase Price
£850,000
90 studios/one bedroom apartments average cost per unit
£30,000
Total cost including interest
£3,000,000
Rental value
£725,400
Investment value
£5,950,000