Waterstones to retain Guildford bookshop as high street lease comes to end

Waterstones to retain Guildford bookshop as high street lease comes to end

Waterstones says no jobs are at risk at its Guildford branch as the shop's lease comes to an end. 

The landlord for the Grade II listed High Street branch is currently marketing the shop as Waterstones seeks to agree new terms. Retail property consultant GCW says the Surrey premises will be available from August 2019. 

According to GCW, the premises are available by way of a new full repairing and insuring lease for a term to be agreed subject to five yearly upward only rent reviews.

The three-storey 13,136 sq ft store has a large Children's section and boasts a coffee shop. 

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