South Ribble Supermarket Site for Sale

June 13, 2018

Instructed by Tesco Stores Limited, Eckersley are to market the former Work and Pensions site on Cop Lane, Penwortham.  The focus is to sell the 4.89 acre site with the benefit of detailed planning permission for the development of a food store with ancillary retail units and a petrol filling station.

Eckersley have been appointed to undertake the marketing exercise with a view to seeking a sale for complimentary or alternative use development on the site as soon as practicably possible.

Despite the property only just being brought to the market we have already received a large number of enquiries.  Fiona Warren, marketing and sales co-ordinator commented, “the site has attracted significant interest from developers as well as end users across a broad spectrum of uses to include retail, residential and community type business operations”. Fiona also adds  “We have a comprehensive range of technical documents to be shared with those enquiring parties, to assist them in formulating their proposed tender bid”. Eckersley will be managing a sealed tender process that closes on Friday 13th July 2018.

For further information please contact either Fiona Warren or Andy Taylorson at Eckersley’s Preston office.  The site will be sold by informal tender both conditional and unconditional offers will be considered.