Dukes Park Marketing Suite Now Open

Fellows Homes have announced that the marketing suite on their new Dukes Park housing development in Chorley is now open.

Work is well underway on the first phase of the development at Duke Street, which when completed will provide 70 new homes in a range of 2 and 3 bedroom terraced, semi-detached and detached family house styles. A proportion of affordable housing us also included and incorporates a range of 1 and 2 bedroom apartments.

Dukes Park Site Plan

Dukes Park Site Plan

The Show suite is open on site Thursday to Monday from 10:30 am to 5:30 pm. Individuals can choose their own finishes on the homes at Dukes Park; and prices start from as little as £110,000. With the addition of the Help to Buy scheme buying a new home is now an affordable option. Anyone interested in registering their for the new houses at Dukes Park can contact Fellows Homes on 01257 460118 or email: mjfellows@btconnect.com.

To read the full press release please click here.

HW Technology Ltd Moves In At Ackhurst Business Park

Whittle Jones Chartered Surveyors; agents acting on behalf of Northern Trust have announced the recent letting at their prestigious office scheme, Ackhurst Business Park to HW Technology Ltd.

HW Technology Ltd is part of the HW Group of Chartered Accountants and specialises in providing a variety of IT support for businesses including web development, software development, sage software & services, and cloud computing, amongst others. The company has moved into the first floor suite at Balmoral House on a 6 year deal.

HW Technology Ltd Moves In At Ackhurst Business Park

HW Technology Ltd Moves In At Ackhurst Business Park

Keith Davies, Operations Manager at HW Technology Ltd commented “We’re thrilled with the new office at Ackhurst Business Park. The office has already allowed us to expand our operation. We are looking forward to growing even further over the next few years.”

Ackhurst Business Park provides a range of modern self-contained office accommodation from single suites of just 3 persons (250 sq ft) to ‘own front door’ pavilion style buildings up to 4,525 sq ft. Each building is finished to a high specification to meet the needs of the modern day occupier and provides a professional business environment and high quality corporate image.

To read the full press release please click here.

A Grand National Opening for the New Retail Development at Carrington Centre

The New Carrington Centre in Eccleston, Chorley was officially opened on Friday 11th April in view of around 200 of the local community; and Grand National winning horses Hedgehunter and Ballabriggs were on site to assist in the proceedings. Hedgehunter won the National race in 2005; whilst Ballabriggs won in 2011.

A Grand National Opening for the New Retail Development at Carrington Centre

A & S Holdings has acquired the New Carrington Centre from Northern Trust; but the scheme will still be managed by Northern Trust’s in-house management company Whittle Jones Chartered Surveyors.

The New Carrington Centre, Eccleston

To celebrate completion of the works on site Sally Hardie from A & S Holdings formally unveiled a plaque at the opening event, which was held in Cafe Manna and was attended by occupiers at the new development. The 13,000 sq ft new retail parade includes a 4,000 sq ft Sainbury’s convenience store, along with 8 shops including the post office, pharmacy and library.

For the full press release please click here.

Planning Permission Granted for New Development at Rainworth

Northern Trust has announced that they have been granted planning permission for a new residential development in Rainworth, Nottinghamshire. The outline plans for the land off Warsop Lane include the provision for up to 130 new homes.

A spokesperson for Northern Trust commented “The outline planning permission for up to 130 houses includes a mix of house types aimed at supporting the delivery of high quality housing at an affordable level within the Rainworth area. The new scheme will generate significant investment within the Borough.”

Planning Permission Granted for New Development at Rainworth

Planning Permission Granted for New Development at Rainworth

For more details please visit the full press release by clicking here.

Northern Trust Officially Unveil 2nd Phase of Innovate Offices at Ackhurst

Northern Trust has formerly unveiled the second phase of their small office ‘Innovate’ brand at Ackhurst Business Park, Chorley.

Innovate at Arundel House Ackhurst Business Park

Innovate at Arundel House Ackhurst Business Park

A number of North West agents and local dignitaries were invited to view the newly refurbished offices. Tom Parkinson, Director at Northern Trust commented “Innovate @ Arundel House forms part of Ackhurst Business Park and is the second phase of our small office units, following on from the success of the initial phase. The small offices are finished to a very high standard and offer affordable space on flexible terms, providing the ideal solution for start-up and small businesses looking to relocate to the Chorley area.”

Ackhurst Business Park provides a range of modern self-contained office accommodation from single suites of just 3 persons (250 sq ft) to ‘own front door’ pavilion style buildings up to 4,525 sq ft. Each building is finished to a high specification to meet the needs of the modern day occupier and provides a professional business environment and high quality corporate image.

For more details please see the full press release by clicking here. You can also visit the dedicated website at www.ackhurstbusinesspark.co.uk

Village Hall & New Housing Development for Weeton Approved

Detailed planning consent has been granted to Northern Trust and Jones Homes for the construction of a new village hall, 16 new market homes and 4 affordable homes in Weeton.

The plans form part of a partnership scheme with the Village Hall Charity, and includes the replacement of the existing village hall, which dates back from the First World War. The new facility funded entirely by Northern Trust will allow for a wider range of services to be offered from a modern building fit for future generations.

A spokesperson for Northern Trust commented “We are delighted that Jones Homes has acquired the land and will be developing the new market homes. As a longstanding landowner on the Fylde Coast, Northern Trust is pleased to have the opportunity to work with a partner who has a strong reputation for delivering high quality new homes.”

John Roocroft, Regional Director for Jones Homes, adds “We are delighted to be creating a new housing community in Weeton. There has not been any new housing in the parish for a long time, so it’s n exciting chapter for Jones Homes to be investing in this rural and very sought-after location. Designed to appeal to a variety of homebuyers, from young professional, first time buyers to families looking for a carefully designed new home; the development will comprise a collection of 3 bedroom semi-detached and 4 and 5 bedroom detached properties. Work is expected to start on site in the coming months, with the first properties set for completion later this year.”

For more details please see the full press release by clicking here

Transformation of Derelict Allscott Sugar Beet Plant Site One Step Closer

Plans to transform the former Sugar Beet Plant site at Allscott into a mixed development featuring new homes, a primary school and sports facilities have today been submitted to Telford & Wrekin Council.

If approved the now derelict site would be transformed into a mixed community including:

  • up to 470 new homes
  • a new sports & social club
  • a single form entry primary school
  • community allotments
  • a business hub
  • a health centre, pharmacy and local shops
  • biodiversity enhancements
  • new public open
  • over £1m of improvements to local roads

Northern Trust has been working with the local community to develop the plans since October 2012. Throughout the consultation process the site’s regeneration has enjoyed over 90% support from participants.

It is expected that a decision will be made on the outline planning application in Spring 2014. More details can be found on the dedicated website at www.shawbirchroad.co.uk 

Fellows Homes Starts Work on Duke Street Site

Fellows Homes have confirmed they have started work on their new housing development at Duke Street, Chorley.

Ground works have now commenced on the first phase of the development, which when completed will provide 70 new homes in a range of 2 and 3 bedroom terraced, semi-detached and detached family house styles. A proportion of affordable housing is also included and incorporates a range of 1 and 2 bed apartments. The new development follows on from the success of The Village Garden which now has its final few plots remaining.

Dave Fellows of Fellows Homes commented “The Village Garden scheme has proved a huge success and with the last remaining plots available we thought it would be the ideal time to commence work on the new development.”

Fellows Homes have also commenced that they can now offer the Help to Buy new Government backed scheme. Help to Buy equity loans are open to both first-time buyers and home movers on new build homes worth up to £600,000.

Anyone interested in registering their interest for the new houses or the final remaining plots at The Village Garden can contact Fellows Homes on 01257 460118 or email: mjfellows@btconnect.com

 

Northern Trust Unveils Refurbished Office Space at Vortex House, Wavertree

Northern Trust has formerly unveiled their refurbished 22,900 sq ft office scheme; Vortex House, Wavertree at a breakfast reception. The event which was held on 26th September was attended by a number of Liverpool and local agents.

Offices to let Liverpool

Northern Trust & CBRE Congratulate the Business Card Draw Winner Jonathan Lowe of GVA

Neil Kirkham, Associate Director at CBRE joint lettings agents on the scheme commented “We believe this is the only detached office building of this quality in the 20,000-25,000 sq ft bracket available in the Liverpool City region presently. Couple this with the close proximity to Liverpool City Centre, Wavertree train station (200m) and the M62, which Wavertree Business Park benefits, give Vortex House a fairly unique position in the market.”

For the full press release please click here. For more details about Vortex House please visit the dedicated website at www.vortexcourt.com or contact one of the joint letting agents on the scheme: CBRE on 0151 224 7666 or Whittle Jones on 01257 238666.