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Former Millpark Depot, Oban

PA34 4NH

For Lease

Offers over £24,500 per annum

Under Offer

Key features: 

  • The Council are seeking offers to lease the former Millpark Depot, Oban 
  • Located at the south-east edge of Oban, west of the primary transport corridor of Soroba Road   
  • Largely surfaced yard extending to 0.499 Ha (1.23 acres)
  • Single storey light industrial unit and welfare unit  


For further information please contact:
Tel: 01436 658954

Full description: 

The site is located at the south-east edge of Oban, west of the primary transport corridor of Soroba Road and set between a predominantly light industrial / commercial area and small residential properties. 
The subjects comprise a largely surfaced yard extending to 0.499 Ha (1.23 acres) along with a single storey light industrial unit of steel frame construction having lighting and power, roller shutter access and eaves height of 3.25 m. Gross internal area extends to 96.83 sq.m.
The subjects also include a welfare unit of steel frame construction extending to 70.20 sq.m. and providing changing room, locker room, canteen and wc with shower. 


The subjects are bounded on the west by the un-adopted Millpark service road, on the north by other premises owned and leased by the Council, on the east by a public footpath and on the south by a car park owned and utilised by Argyll and Bute Council.
Access to the subjects must be taken from the Millpark service road. It should be noted that a formal application should be made to the Council for a road opening permit and that the proposed access should built to the required standards for industrial and/or commercial use. 


Please note the subjects will be accepted in their current condition.  
The subjects being offered for lease are as shown outlined in red on the plan.  The lease will be on a tenant’s full repairing and insuring basis and offers in excess of £24,500 per annum are sought.


Interested parties should take note of planning policies within the Argyll and Bute Local Development Plan.
For Planning Information contact:
Telephone:  01546 605518


The property is served by mains water and electricity.  No guarantee can be given as to the suitability of the services or their condition for future use.


The current Rateable Value of the subjects is £30,000 as at 1st April 2023 however it should be noted that this includes the reserved car parking area to the immediate south of the subjects now being retained by the Council and will require a re-assessment.

Instructions for offers: 

The closing date for offers is Friday, 7th July 2023 at 12 noon.
Please note that Argyll and Bute Council is not bound to accept the highest, or indeed, any offer.
Offers should be submitted by email to: 
Argyll and Bute Council can only accept email offers.  
Any offers should be submitted before the closing date of Friday, 7th July 2023 at 12 noon.  Any offers submitted after the closing date may not be considered.
Bidders should note the following information will be required: 
Offer of Lease (in figures and words); 
  • Length of Lease sought
  • Preferred date of entry;
  • Bidding party’s name;
  • Proposed use of the site;
  • Any other relevant information; and
  • Legal representative details if contracted.
Prior to submitting an offer you are strongly recommended to take appropriate professional advice.
Any offers received will be the subject of a report to the Departmental Management Team, Local Area Committee or Full Council.