Chelmsford Station - Arch 1 & Arch 2 (TENDER OPPORTUNITY)
The City of Chelmsford is located in the county of Essex, in the East of England. The City has a population of approximately 120,000, whilst the district has a population of 168,310. The population consists of a large number City and Docklands commuters, attracted by the 30-35 minute journey to Central London.
Chelmsford Station has recently been redeveloped, and has seen a significant increase in passengers over the last 10 years with a footfall in excess of 8.2 million.
The areas around the Station have been developed in recent years to incorporate new residential property on the former Anglian Ruskin University site. Once complete the development will provide over 500 new homes within a short walk to the Station.
With connections to London Liverpool Street Station, Norwich, Colchester and Ipswich, the Station is very popular with commuters with a journey time of 35 minutes to London.
The Station has recently been developed to include a new gate line, booking hall, open concourse and retail space. Retailers at the Station include Costa Coffee, WHSmith and Puccinos Coffee.
Positioned on the verge of the City Centre, the Station is accessible to commuters by bus and walking distance from mainly residential areas. The Station is positioned adjacent to the bus depot, on the East side of the arches, and within a 10 minute walk to the Town Centre.
The areas either side of the arches are currently used as parking, a pick up and drop off point for and taxi rank. The Mill Yard Northern Access Improvement Scheme aims to improve the pedestrian and cyclist access to and around the Station. This will be achieved by cutting back the existing embankment to make room for a new cycleway and footpath. In addition, current car parking will be relocated, along with improving the layout of the existing taxi rank. The scheme will also introduce more pedestrians areas around the Station.
Arch 1 would be suitable for a restaurant and measures approximately 2,385 sqft (221.57sqm). With dual access opening to the front and rear of the Station, this is a busy area for pedestrians and commuters, it is anticipated this will continue to improve given the recent redevelopment in the area and the proposed Mill Yard Project.
Internally the arch has exposed brickwork which may require cladding in places, services will be made available. There is potential for outdoor seating The tenant will be responsible for all necessary planning applications.
Arch 2 would be suitable for a restaurant and measures approximately 2,167 sqft (201.3 sqm). With dual access opening to the front and rear of the Station, this is a busy area for pedestrians and commuters, it is anticipated this will continue to improve given the recent redevelopment in the area and the proposed Mill Yard Project.
Internally the arch has exposed brickwork which may require cladding in places, services will be made available. There is potential for outdoor seating. The tenant will be responsible for all necessary planning applications.
Both units will be available in 2018.
SUMMARY & CONTACT
2 new units within the arches will be available from late 2018. The units will be provided to a shell specification.
Closing date to express an interest is 22 December 2017. Both units will be tendered in line with our tender process.
For further information and quoting terms please contact: [email protected]
The tenant will be required to obtain all necessary consents, including for the avoidance of doubt, any planning permission, planning consents and listed building consent in relation to the use of the premises.
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