Northern Trust Showcases Investment Plans for Maritime Trade Park

Northern Trust has announced exciting plans for their recently acquired Maritime Enterprise Park, in Bootle. The 70,222sq ft multi let industrial estate comprising 21 units split into 4 separate blocks was acquired at the end of December 2018.

CGI Showing How The Investment Plans will Look at Maritime Trade Park

Work is now underway to convert the estate into a Trade Park. The vacant units 21 & 22 will benefit from a new glazed trade counter frontage with roller shutter, new personnel doors, external redecoration and internal refurbishment incorporating LED low bay lights to the warehouse.

For more details please click here to read the full press release.E

Work Progressing For New £3 Million Development in Grangemouth

Northern Trust is pleased to confirm that work on the second phase of their new development at Grangemouth is progressing well.

This new phase of development will comprise over 25,500 sq ft; with Barons Court covering c18,000 sq ft of industrial / workshop accommodation, alongside a further c7,350 sq ft terrace of pavilion style offices at Earls Court.

The development is situated between the existing Grange Court (industrial) and Earls Court (office) estates, which form part of the wider Earls Gate Business Park. The new industrial scheme is set over two terraced blocks and offer a range of units from 1.095 sq ft up to 2.210 sq ft. The modern office accommodation will be contained within a single terraced block and split into a maximum of 6 suites across the ground and first floor.

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Acquires 70,000 sq ft Multi-Let Industrial Estate in Bootle, Liverpool

Northern Trust has kicked off the New Year by announcing the new acquisition of Maritime Enterprise Park in Bootle, Liverpool.

The multi-let industrial estate covers 70,222 sq ft and comprises 21 units split into 4 separate blocks. Individual unit sizes range from 1,291 sq ft up to 8,560 sq ft. The estate is prominently situated off the A565, one of the main arterial roads into Liverpool. Liverpool City Centre is only 2.5 miles away and the site is close to Liverpool Freeport and Docks and the M58/M57 is easily accessible 5 miles away.

Tom Parkinson, Director at Northern Trust commented “We have been expanding our multi-let industrial portfolio, and in the last 12 months we have added over 300,000 sq ft through new acquisition and development. Maritime Enterprise Park offers an excellent mix of business accommodation in a strategic location, complementing our other estates in and around Liverpool, and is part of our on-going strategy to acquire / develop multi-let industrial assets to support the SME business community in the area.”

The estate will be actively managed by Northern Trust’s in-house surveying practice Whittle Jones Asset Management.  For current availability or to arrange a viewing please contact Whittle Jones North West on 01257 238666 or northwest@whittlejones.co.uk.

Work Starts On Site For New £3 Million Commercial Development in Grangemouth

Northern Trust is pleased to confirm that work on the second phase of their new development at Grangemouth has now commenced.

In total the new development will total over 25,500 sq ft; with Barons Court covering 18,205 sq ft of modern industrial and workshop accommodation, alongside a further 7,378 sq ft terrace of pavilion style offices at Earls Court.

The phase 2 land is situated adjacent to Grange Court and Earls Court which form part of the wider Earls Gate Business Park. The new industrial scheme will be split into two terraced blocks and offer a range of units from 1,095 sq ft up to 2,210 sq ft. The modern office accommodation will be set within a terraced block and split into 3 separate buildings with ground and first floor accommodation.

The new development which is expected to be completed in Summer 2019, will be actively managed by Northern Trust’s in house managing agents Whittle Jones Scotland.

The new development at Grangemouth benefits from excellent transport links with direct access to junctions 5, 5A and 6 of the M9 motorway, which in turn connects to Scotland’s principal motorway network, with the City of Stirling approximately 13 miles to north and Edinburgh Airport 18 miles South East.

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Officially Launches New £4 Million Industrial Development in Wellingborough

Northern Trust has officially opened the new 13 unit, 42,447 sq ft industrial development on their popular Leyland Trading Estate in Wellingborough.

The new development which is being part funded by the South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership (SEMLEP) Local Growth Fund was formerly unveiled at a breakfast reception on the 22nd November when Northern Trust welcomed local dignitaries, council representatives, and members of the business community to the new development.

From left to right: Tom Parkinson, Director Northern Trust Co Ltd; Councillor Tim Allebone, Borough Council of Wellingborough, The Mayor of Wellingborough (Malcolm Ward) and Judith Barker, SEMLEP’s (South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership) Director of Programmes & Governance.

Tom Parkinson, Director at Northern Trust commented “We are delighted to have worked with SEMLEP on this new development, which we anticipate to accommodate over 100 new jobs, adding to the estimated 20,000 jobs currently held within our portfolio of assets. We are committed to providing modern industrial accommodation to the SME sector and this new scheme will prove popular with the local business community, especially with the significant growth within the town at Stanton Cross.”

Leyland Trading Estate, which is ideally located for access to the A14 and M1, now extends to over 230,000 sq ft and is home to over 110 businesses. The new scheme has added an additional 3 separate terraced blocks of industrial and workshop units with sizes ranging from 542 sq ft up to 8,928 sq ft.

Minister for Local Growth, Jake Berry, said “We’re committed to boosting economic growth across the whole of the UK and building a Britain fit for the future. The facilities opening today will enhance the already popular Leyland Trading Estate and further develop the economy of the Midlands. The Local Growth Funding worth £1.2 million will help create over 100 new jobs and demonstrates our continued support for local businesses in the area.”

Judith Barker, SEMLEP’s Director of Programmes and Governance added “There is a well-evidenced gap in employment space for small businesses. These new workshops meet the needs of local businesses in Wellingborough, providing new space for firms to start-up and grow. It is a great investment for the area and was delivered on time and on budget.”

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Acquires 18,000 Sq Ft Multi-Let Industrial Scheme in Livingston

Northern Trust (www.northerntrust.co.uk) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Eliburn Industrial Estate in Livingston.

The multi-let industrial estate covers 18,300 sq ft in 16 modern units which range in size from 1,145 sq ft up to 4,576 sq ft. Strategically located just off Appleton Parkway and close to Junction 3 and 3A of the M8 motorway, the acquisition also incorporated 2 acres of future development land.

Eliburn Industrial Estate

Tom Parkinson, Director at Northern Trust commented “We have been expanding our multi-let industrial portfolio in Scotland, and Elburn offers excellent small unit business accommodation which we will be able to add to by developing the adjoining additional land. The asset compliments our on-going strategy to acquire / develop multi-let industrial assets to support the SME business community across Scotland’s Central Belt.”

Eliburn Industrial Estate is situated to the North West side of Livingston within an established commercial location. Livingston is located approximately 16 miles west of Edinburgh and 34 miles east of Glasgow. For current availability or to arrange a viewing please contact Whittle Jones on 0131 220 4844 or email Scotland@whittlejones.co.uk.

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Acquires 34,390 sq ft Multi-Let Industrial Scheme in Perth

Northern Trust (www.northerntrust.co.uk) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the 34,390 sq ft Acorn Business Centre in Perth.

Perth Aerial

The property is located within the North Muirton Industrial, 2 miles North of Perth City Centre in an established industrial, trade and commercial location. The multi-let industrial / trade estate comprises of 19 units which range in size from 508 sq ft up to 13.650 sq ft.

Acorn Business Centre will be managed by the Whittle Jones Scotland office. For current availability or to arrange a viewing please contact Whittle Jones on 0131 220 4844 or email Scotland@whittlejones.co.uk.

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Acquires 45,000 sq ft Estate in Swadlincote

Northern Trust (www.northerntrust.co.uk) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the 45,724 sq ft Tetron Point (Plot 2, Zone1) in Swadlincote.

Tetron Point

Tetron Point, Plot 2, Zone 1 Swadlincote

The property is located on the Tetron Point development and comprises 2 terraces of modern industrial units. The multi-let estate is situated west of Swadlincote, approximately 4 miles south east of Burton upon Trent and 10 miles south of Derby. There are a range of unit sizes from 3,801 sq ft up to 13,881 sq ft.

Plot 2, Zone 1 at Tetron Point will be managed by the Whittle Jones Midlands office. For current availability or to arrange a viewing please contact Whittle Jones on 0121 523 2929 or email midlands@whittlejones.co.uk

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Expands Cumbria Portfolio With Wigton Acquisition

Northern Trust (www.northerntrust.co.uk) is pleased to announce that it has acquired the 23,995 sq ft Western Bank Industrial Estate in Wigton

Western Bank Industrial Estate

Western Bank Industrial Estate

Western Bank Industrial Estate is a modern multi-let industrial scheme, situated on the western edge of Wigton, 12 miles from Carlisle. Developed in phases the property comprises 13 units within 4 blocks, with individual units ranging in size from 760 sq ft up to 5,860 sq ft.

Western Bank Industrial Estate will be managed by the Whittle Jones North West office. For current availability or more details on the scheme please contact Whittle Jones North West on 01257 238666 or email northwest@whittlejones.co.uk

To read the full press release please click here. 

Northern Trust Appoints Armitstead Barnett to Market Prestigious Self Build Plots

Northern Trust (www.northerntrust.co.uk) is pleased to announce that it has appointed Armitstead Barnett to market three of their self-build plots for sale at Gleadhill House Gardens, a bespoke and private development in Euxton.

Gleadhill House Gardens

Armitstead Barnett (http://abarnett.co.uk/) will be marketing plots 2, 6 and 9 for sale.

David Cowburn, Partner at Armitstead Barnett commented “Opportunities like this are so rare. This site offers self-builders matured landscaping, accessibility to services as well as the countryside and all set with excellent accessibility to the motorway network. This is the opportunity to create your dream home but without all the uncertainty of roads, services and ground conditions.”

To read the full press release please click here or to register your interest in one of the 3 available plots please contact Armitstead Barnett directly on 01704 895 995.