FOR SALE - Loanhead Police Station

Loanhead Police Station
18 Church Street
Loanhead, EH20 9AB



Loanhead sits within the County of Midlothian, approximately 12 miles East of Edinburgh airport, and just under 50 miles East of Glasgow.

Loanhead lies within easy commuting distance of Edinburgh. There is a good choice of shopping outlets on hand at the impressive Straiton Retail Park, which includes a Marks and Spencer and Sainsbury and also the Ikea store.

The surrounding countryside offers many leisure opportunities and there is a leisure complex with a pool within Loanhead.

Regular bus services operate to and from the city centre and to the surrounding areas with the city by-pass ensuring easy access to other outlying districts, Edinburgh Airport and main motorway networks.

Schooling ranging from nursery through to secondary is within easy reach.


The subjects comprise of a former police station.

The building has rendered brick walls overlaid with a pitched slate roof and drainage is served by cast-iron gutters and downpipes.

The subjects are secured by a brick wall. There is a large gate to the rear which provides access to the building and additional parking/yard space.

The subjects benefit from a detached garage and outbuilding.

The accommodation has been measured in accordance with the RICS Code of Measuring Practice (6th Edition) and the Gross Internal Areas have been calculated as the following;

Main building 244.67m² (2,364ft²).
Garage 21.13m² (227ft²).
Outbuilding 4.38m² (47ft²).

Site 0.18 acres

The subjects may be suitable for seven studio flats, a single dwelling house, an office, community hub or a site for residential development. The prospective purchaser will require a change of use and appropriate planning permission.

The planning department has indicated that the subjects must be in keeping with the surrounding area, provide acceptable standards of amenity and comply with parking standards.

Ratable Value
The Rateable Value of the subjects is £8,600.

Offers over £250,000 are invited.

Under the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order (Scotland) 1997, the unit is considered to fall under Class 10 (Non-residential institutions) use.

Open Viewing

Open viewings for this property will be held on Wednesday 13th March 2024 at 12PM.

Please just turn up, no need to book in. Any questions please email

Closing Date and Details for Submitting Offers
The closing date for offers is Thursday 25th April 2024 at Noon prompt.

Offers must be submitted by clicking the 'Submit Offer' button below.

Late offers will not be accepted.

Any questions please email