1. A renowned architectural ‘blot on the landscape’ this important district centre was acquired for wholescale regeneration.

    ashcroft were appointed to achieve several key objectives.

    A comprehensive planning approval.

    A pre let and pre sale of a major foodstore.

    Residual land acquisitions to complete development potential.

    After the extensive negotiations with both the city and county councils, ashcroft achieved the grant of both detailed and outline consents for the redevelopment of the site, on a phased basis, to provide a comprehensive mixed use centre anchored by a major foodstore.

    ashcroft have also been responsible for agreeing a forward sale of the foodstore, agreeing a land swap to maximise the developable area and procuring the stopping up of a public highway.



  2. Additional site acquisitions agreed.

    Land swap with Council to maximise developable site and provide new link road.

    Forward sale of foodstore.

    Phased planning consents procured for wholescale regeneration of site to provide:

    8,000 sq m foodstore.

    12,000 sq m retail.

    4,000 sq m offices.






  3. Private Investment Trust