Barwood North acquires former aeroplace manufacturing plant

22 September 2014

Barwood Developments (North) Ltd has acquired a 174,198 sq. ft. manufacturing facility at Huyton Business Park near Liverpool for £5.2m.

Barwood intend to speculatively to redevelop the site with a state-of-the-art 204,000 sq. ft. warehousing facility.  The existing 174,198 sq. ft. manufacturing facility, on Stretton Way at Huyton Business Park, is currently let to Goodrich Actuation Systems Limited for the supply of aeroplane parts to clients such as Airbus. The facility will close early to mid 2015 after which Barwood will comprehensively redevelop the 9.39 acre site and speculatively develop a 204,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art warehouse facility.

Huyton Business Park is located at the well-connected Tarbock Island interchange at J6 of the M62 and J1 of the M57. Liverpool John Lennon Airport is just 7 miles to the South.  Local occupiers include Parcel Force, Olympic Oils and Halewood International Holdings PLC.

Barwood has appointed the industrial agency team at CBRE on the new scheme.