Property and asset management company, FI Real Estate Management (FIREM) has submitted a detailed planning application for a new development on Astmoor Industrial Estate in Runcorn.
The proposed development of a 2.5-acre piece of land currently being used for car parking, will create a range of new industrial units totalling 33,367 sq ft. If granted, construction is expected to start early in 2021.
FIREM’s plans would see the creation of three new blocks – A to C. The blocks could be let wholesale, or individually and units will come with private parking, loading areas and personnel access. The scheme provides a variety of sizes and offering:
- Block A, Units 1- 7, 828 sq ft – 1,377 sq ft with 5m Eaves
- Block B, Units 8-11, from 2,690 sq ft with 6m Eaves
- Block C, Units 12 – 14, from 5,005 sq ft with 6m Eaves
FIREM has continued to invest in Astmoor Industrial Estate over recent years, with over 111,590 sq. ft. of refurbishments completed to date. These investments, totalling £1.4m, form part of FIREM’s strategy to invest in and enhance the desirability of the estate, which is conveniently located next to the Mersey Gateway. The existing, purpose-built industrial estate is the base for a variety of local, national and international businesses.