The Bembridge High Street home of Captain Stan’s fish shop will go to auction on Friday lunchtime.

The much-disputed building is listed as lot 147 and has a guide price of between £180,000 and £190,00 (before fees).

The fish shop is a commercial tenant. The building’s freehold is up for grabs with “development potential”.

It is described by the Clive Emson Auctioneers website as,

“An attractive building occupying a prime High Street position. The shop is let to a longstanding commercial tenant who operates a fishmongers. To the rear on the ground floor are former public conveniences (now closed). The first floor is vacant having last been in use as an office.

“Occupying a plot of 0.03 hectares (0.09 acres) there may be scope and potential for additional development to the rear of the building, subject to all necessary consents being obtainable.”

The sale will be held at the Solent Hotel and Spa in Whitely, Fareham.