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Our Building Surveying department have successfully handed back a commercial ground floor unit in Sheffield that was subject to flood damage. Business interruption was minimised with a fast track tender process and staff were able to return to the office following a robustly managed programme and effective supply chain .
Reinstatement works included lift repairs, new flooring, new kitchen and washrooms, and new tracked partition screens with modified reception.
Acting on behalf of White Horse Surveyors, Keningtons have concluded the letting of 17 Cavalier Court within 3 months of the property being placed on the market. The property which provides 1,938 sq ft of office accommodation over two floors has been taken by Glotech Repairs who are expanding their Chippenham office. White Horse Surveyors continue to operate from Units 1 and 3 . Jeremy Sutton comments that it is good to see a company actually expanding during these difficult times and this letting follows on from the sale of Unit 2 Cavalier Court which we concluded for the same client back in June.
Keningtons would like to send their congratulations to Clipstone on winning the ‘Deal of the Year, under 50,000 sq ft ‘ at the Industrial Agents Society Awards on 24th September 2020. Simon Ormrod, Partner at Keningtons LLP comments, “Although we were not involved in the actual development project at Oakcroft ,Chessington, for which our Clients won the award, we managed the site prior to its redevelopment and now delighted to be once again managing this award winning development. This is one of over 50 industrial estates Keningtons manage for Clipstone”.
The Swindon office of Keningtons, working with Bond Wolfe, as their appointed local joint agents, have completed the sale of a prominent West Bromwich landmark building which is targeted for future conversion to residential use.
Transport House at 9-17 Victoria Street, is just off West Bromwich High Street and was sold to Newrose Properties Ltd. The property is a four storey building totalling 15,121 sq ft with secure car parking for 35 vehicles to the rear.
The sale price is not disclosed but the property was marketed with an asking price of £1million.
Acting on behalf of LCP Properties, the Swindon office have now concluded the letting of unit B East Wichel, resulting in the local Village Centre in Wichelstowe being fully let. The final arrival is La Beaute Ltd, who are opening their second hair and beauty salon in Swindon. La Beaute join a Co-op convenience store, a dental practice, fish and chip shop and a Brazilian restaurant/coffee shop.