The local Bury St Edmunds office of Barker Storey Matthews (now part of Eddisons) has been instructed to market 55 Abbeygate Street, a well-appointed three storey retail premises, plus basement area, in the heart of Bury St Edmunds’ central shopping and conservation area.


Acting as the sole agent on behalf of the landlord, Barker Storey Matthews has just launched the new retail instruction at 55 Abbeygate Street, which provides attractive period retail premises in one of the town’s most desirable retail and restaurant locations.

Abbeygate Street is a busy thoroughfare in the central, historic and commercial district of Bury St Edmunds where a variety of national and independent businesses trade successfully. Nearby occupiers to 55 Abbeygate Street include HSBC, Cotswold, Jones and Côte Brasserie.

The Grade II Listed period property has three floors of retail space currently occupied by an independent clothes trader, and a stockroom/storage basement.

There is a total of 1,522 sq ft (141.39 sq m) of useable commercial space.

Retail vacancy rates in Bury St Edmunds remain below the national average, currently, and the market town has a wide catchment area in the region, attracting customers and patrons seeking a diverse and extensive retail and leisure offering. 

For more information on the retail premises to let at 55 Abbeygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, contact Simon Burton at Barker Storey Matthews’ office in the town, tel 01284 702655, or see