Design & Build Opportunity – APTUS, Roman Way, Preston (J31a of M6)

Design & Build Warehouse/Industrial Opportunity

2,464 m² ( 26,524 ft² ) — 46,450 m² ( 500,000 ft² )

Price Upon application / Rent Upon application

  • Units can be designed to suit specific occupier needs


Preston is located in the north west of England and is the administrative centre of Lancashire. It is located 25 miles (40 km) south of Lancaster, 35 miles (56 km) north west of Manchester and 62 miles (99 km) west of Leeds.

Preston is considered a major commercial centre with the city home to occupiers including BAE Systems, Springfield’s Nuclear Processing Plant, James Hall & Co and Booths Fulwood.

The development is located in Roman Way Industrial Estate, to the east of Preston, which is known as the prime industrial offering locally mainly due to its proximity to junction 31(a) of the M6.

Roman Way is an established development and offers excellent access being circa 1 mile distant from the M6 via the B6242/B6243. The immediate location includes a range of notable global and national operators including Spar Distribution, DHL, DPD, Booths and Board24.


A 65 acre greenfield development site with planning permission to deliver up to 800,000 ft² of new building warehouse/industrial accommodation. Development is due to commence in Q1 of 2024 being able to offer units ranging from 25,000 ft² to 500,000 ft² to suit occupiers specific occupational requirements. Some salient points include:

• Approved for B2 and B8 use
• High-specification sustainable space
• Net Zero Carbon capability
• BREEAM Very Good / Excellent capable
• EPC Rating A
• No restriction on eaves height
• Floor loading up to 50kN/m2
• 6.3MVA allocated power load
• Medium pressure gas connection
• EV charging points

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