Asset Type: Retail Warehouse
Wellington Road Retail Park, Wellington Road, Burton on Trent, DE14 2AP
Wickes Building Supplies Ltd, CDS (Superstores International) Ltd (T/a The Range), and 1 Oak Limited (t/a Starbucks)
Burton upon Trent is a large market town and industrial centre, located between Birmingham (20 miles to the south-west) and Derby (10 miles to the north-east). London is 100 miles to the south-east.
The town benefits from excellent road communications being at the intersection of the A38 and A50 trunk roads (both dual carriageways). These roads provide rapid access to the national motorway network with junctions 23, 23A and 24 of the M1 motorway being situated approximately 17 miles to the east of the town. Burton upon Trent has train services to surrounding towns including Birmingham (New Street), Nottingham, Derby, Wolverhampton and Tamworth. Trains to London take under two hours via Derby.
The property is a purpose-built retail park constructed in 1993 comprising three standalone units totalling 51,956 sqft around a shared customer car park. Wickes benefits from an external garden centre sales area and the tenant undertook a store refurbishment in 2017. In 2014, The Range installed a substantial trading mezzanine and a covered garden centre area under a licence for alterations. The property benefits from 208 customer parking spaces, providing a car parking ratio of 1:250 sqft based on the ground floor area. The total site area extends to approximately 4.02 acres (1.63