Industrial

Birchwood Park

Location:
Warrington
Size:
120 acres
GM Role:
Asset Management, Development Management
Leasing Agents:
JLL WHR
Key Facts:

A strategic location - Jct 11 M62 ā€“ jct 21 M6

The site consisted of 123 acres with circa 500,000 sq.ft of un-refurbished 1960sā€™ office, industrial and R&D facilities.

400,000 sqft (37,160 sqm) office space refurbished

Construct 300,000 sqft (27,780 sqm) of Grade A office space and 200,000 sqft (18,580 sqm) of new industrial space, along with a new gym, lake, roundabout and access roads

Master planning undertaken and out-line planning obtained for over 1 million sq.ft for a mixed use business park.

Attracted over 120 new businesses to the park

Re-gear leases with existing tenants

Now regarded as one of the best Business parks in the North West

Achievements:
  • 23,215 sq m (250,000 sq ft) refurbished offices
  • 27,780 sq m (300,000 sq ft) of new Grade A Office space constructed
  • 18,580 sq m (200,000 sq ft) of new industrial space constructed
  • New gym constructed
  • New lake constructed
  • Electrical infrastructure upgraded and power supply secured for future development
  • New roundabout and new main access created
  • A further 40 acres containing 40,000 sq m (430,000 sq ft) purchased
  • 37,160 sq m (400,000 sq ft) of office space refurbished 7
  • Outline consent for 98,000 sq m (1,054,000 sq ft) negotiated
  • Detailed consents for 50,000 sq m (500,000 sq ft) obtained
  • Total potential of 167,224 sq m (1,800,000 sq ft) created
  • Value movement from £23m to c £150m
Key Tenants:

Vodafone, Department of Work and Pensions, Atkins, Amec