MOORCROFT POTTERY’S COBRIDGE MANUFACTURING SITE BOUGHT BY INVESTORS IN SALE AND LEASEBACK DEAL

Investment agents at Harris Lamb have overseen the sale and leaseback of a manufacturing and showroom unit in Stoke-on-Trent on behalf of Moorcroft Pottery. W Moorcroft – trading as Moorcroft Pottery – instructed the business to sell The Phoenix Works building on Nile Street in Cobridge on a Sale and Leaseback arrangement whereby the business would continue to operate from the premises for...

OVER 50 NEW HOMES SET TO BE BUILT ON FORMER KIDDERMINSTER SCHOOL SITE

An application to build 57 new homes on the site of a former Worcestershire school has been put before planners. The former Stourminster School site, on Comberton Road, was placed on the residential land market last year, with Harris Lamb appointed as sole agents acting on behalf of Worcestershire County Council and their agents Place Partnership. The site, which extends to 5.36 acres (2.17...

HARRIS LAMB MARKETS BARWELL LAND PARCEL WITH OUTLINE PLANNING IN PLACE FOR 25 NEW HOMES

Land agents at Harris Lamb have been instructed to sell a 5.6-acre site in Leicestershire with outline planning permission for 25 new homes. The land at Crabtree farm is located in the village of Barwell in the heart of the Leicestershire countryside, 12 miles from the city centre and three miles away from the town of Hinckley.  James Willcock, of Harris Lamb’s Residential Land team,...

LISTED BUILDING IN BIRMINGHAM’S JEWELLERY QUARTER APPROVED FOR CONVERSION TO APARTMENTS

A listed building in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter is destined for a new lease of life, after planners secured permission to convert it into apartments. The Reliance Works, at 41-42 Caroline Street, will be converted into nine apartments and a small commercial unit after planners at Harris Lamb secured permission and listed building consent for the site on behalf of developers ...

PLASTICS FIRM SNAPS UP DROITWICH INDUSTRIAL SITE TO AID EXPANSION

A plastics manufacturing firm has bought a plot of industrial land in Droitwich as part of its ongoing expansion plans. Chess Plastics, which specialises in plastic injection moulding and is located on the Berry Hill Industrial Estate, beat competition from a number of other parties to secure the 1.5 acre-site on George Baylis Road after it was placed on the market by agents at Harris Lamb and...