Proposed Retail Units, Knowlys Quarter, Knowlys Road, Heysham
Proposed Retail/Leisure Units
92.9 m² ( 1,000 ft² ) — 372 m² ( 4,000 ft² )
The proposed development is prominently situated at the junction of Heysham Road and Knowlys Road in the centre of Heysham.
The surrounding District Centre accommodates occupiers including the Co-op, Tesco Express, Lloyds Pharmacy, The Post Office as well as the local library immediately adjacent..
The District Centre of Heysham serves a wider population of approximately 17,000 and is situated to the west of the City of Lancaster overlooking Morecambe Bay. Heysham is a ferry port providing services to the Isle of Man and Ireland and also accommodates two nuclear power stations.
The subject development is well located fronting Heysham Road (A589) close to its junction with the A683, the long awaited Heysham Link Road to the M6. The Bay Gateway is now fully open to traffic and makes the area very accessible to the wider regional and national road network.
The development will comprise 14 apartments together with ground floor retail accommodation. The ground floor can provide units of varying sizes and whilst the accommodation presently has consent for retail purposes the potential exists for a range of other uses, subject to planning.
The proposed ground floor unit will benefit from dedicated servicing and associated car parking arrangements and be situated within an attractive low maintenance landscaped environment.