Orbit Developments has let 11,877 sq ft at its Mansion Houseproperty on Wellington Road South in Stockport town centre to theUK’s largest mutual retailer The Co-operative, First Money Directand a leading financial services company.
Taking 3,820sq ft on a 15-year lease, the new Co-operative Foodstore will join ten others that The Group owns in the Stockportarea. Money Direct has taken 1,137sq ft of office space on afive-year lease while 6,920 sq ft has been let to a leadingfinancial services company who has taken the whole of the third andpart of the second floor.
Mark Hanna, senior retail leasing surveyor at Orbit Developmentssaid: “The addition of a convenience store to the ground floor ofMansion House is great news not only to Orbit but for our tenantsand the local community. The location of Mansion House fronting theA6 is perfect for a store of this type, providing easy access forshoppers, workers and commuters.”
Peter Rowley, The Co-operative’s Regional Operations Directorfor the North West said: “As the UK’s leading convenienceretailer, The Co-operative Group is alwaysseeking opportunities to develop its network and Mansion Houseprovided us with an excellent location and high quality premises inStockport town centre.”
A modern four-storey mixed-use development, MansionHouse has only 2,595sq ft of retail space remaining on theground floor. The building also boasts three floors of recentlyrefurbished office space with suites available from only £8psf.
Fred Ajmi, director at First Money Direct said: “Mansion Houseprovides us with the right size and specification of premises, thiscoupled with the value for money and flexibility offered by Orbitwas a key indicator in us locating to the building. We have cleargrowth plans for the business and Mansion House provides perfectoptions for future expansion.”
Mansion House is situated close to Stockport’s major transportlinks and only a five minute drive to the M60. The building offerstenants 24/7 access and secure car parking as standard.
For more information on the last retail unit or offices to letcall Orbit on 01625 588200.