by In2assets  |   January 26, 2021

Cold Storage Warehousing In Prime DBN South

In2Assets will auction cold-storage warehousing in prime Durban South on February 18 at 11am. The online, as well as live, auction will be held at the Mount Edgecombe Country Club.


The 4 047m2 property at 1313 South Coast Road, Mobeni consists of cold-storage warehousing with an administration block, plant room, and staff change rooms.
The main warehouse, which measures 849m2, is attached to the office block and is accessed via a hydraulic dock leveller. It comprises two large cold-storage rooms (-22 degrees) with a receiving and dispatch area.

Attached to the main warehouse is a ± 275 m2 warehouse comprising a cold-storage room. It has interleading access into the main warehouse as well as to the dock leveller. It has a cutting area, which could be utilised as a packing room or receiving/dispatch area.

The second warehouse, attached to the main one, is roughly 479m2. It compromises cold storage facilities with good internal height. It has an air-lock loading bay which trucks can back into. There is a hydraulic dock leveller and a loading dock. The admin block is about 378m2 comprising an entrance porch, reception, offices, a boardroom, toilets and a kitchen area.
The 69m2 plant room houses all the machinery for the cold room.

The staff ablutions block is a detached improvement and with two change rooms, each with a locker room, toilets, and showers. The warehouses could be stripped of the cold-storage facilities and used as normal warehousing or for logistics. “This property occupies a prime location on the northern periphery of the established Jacobs industrial node which is set midway between the N2 and M4 South,” says Luke Hearn who is handling the sale. “The property is on South Coast Road and enjoys excellent exposure to high volumes of passing vehicular traffic.

“The property forms part of the greater South Basin Industrial region which is an established and highly sought-after industrial node. it is bounded by the Mobeni and Clairwood industrial and commercial nodes, home to many port-related industrial properties. Properties in the immediate vicinity include Grindrod Intermodal, Isuzu Trucks, and Hyundai. Most amenities are available in the nearby Clairwood, Bluff, and Montclair areas, he says. For more information contact Luke Hearn at 071 351 8138 or 031 574 7600 or [email protected] To register and attend the live auction, email [email protected] as attendance is strictly by invite due to COVID-19 regulations. Alternatively, bids can be submitted via the In2assets online bidding platform https://auctions.in2assets.co.za accessible from PC or by downloading the In2assets App from the Google Play Store or App Store. | Auctions Writer