Past Projects
Land / Infrastructure

Aquila, Huyton

Aquila, Huyton, L36 6JE

Following its acquisition in 2015, db symmetry embarked on a comprehensive refurbishment of this 120,000 sq ft facility, securing a letting on completion of the works to Jaguar Land Rover Tier 1 supplier, Grupo Antolin.

Wellesbourne Distribution Park

Loxley Road, Wellesbourne, CV35 9JY

Extending to circa 70 acres the Estate was acquired in 2011. Having achieved planning consent for 99 homes, a Sainsburys supermarket and a new distribution warehouse of 235,000 sq ft for Aston Martin the component parts of the estate were sold

Herford / Bielefeld

Germany

A pre let cross docked warehouse of 109,900 sq ft let to ’Trans-o-Flex’ for 15 years unexpired, with the investment sold following construction completion

Imperium at Solstice Park

Amesbury, Wiltshire, SP4 7QS

64 acre site purchased and then sold onto TJ Morris trading as ‘Home Bargains’ following the achievement of a detailed planning consent for a new Regional Distribution Centre and training retail store extending to 1 m sq ft

Premus

Brunel Park, Aylesbury, HP19 8AP

Seven new high quality industrial / warehouse units constructed speculatively in units ranging in size from 10,785 sq ft to 48,372 sq ft. Now fully let the investment has been sold

Centrus

Mead Lane, Hertford, SG13 7GX

Four two storey business units & nine industrial / warehouse units. 3,530 sq ft to 45,539 sq ft constructed speculatively. All units now sold or let and the investment traded

Hawks Park

Gasforth, Leeds

Brown field site acquired for a major industrial led mixed use development adjacent to the M1 at junction 47

Big Sam

Bolton

A 274,750 sq ft speculative cross docked warehouse, Let to Handleman UK Limited and the investment created traded

Watling Park, Watford Gap

Northamptonshire

Existing warehouse units of 210,000 sq ft refurbished and Unit 1 let to Weathabeeta and Units 2&3 let to Geodis

Snelshall East, Site C

Milton Keynes

360,000 sq ft temperature controlled distribution warehouse including tenant’s fit-out contract. Pre-let to Cadbury Ltd. Pre-sold to AXA Sun Life

Prologis Park

Kettering

700,000 sq ft NDC developed in partnership with ProLogis Developments. Pre-let to Wincanton and operated on behalf of Argos

Prologis Park

Kettering

427,500 sq ft NDC developed in partnership with ProLogis Developments. Pre-let to BSH Home Appliances

Java Park

Tilbrook, Milton Keynes

High quality, high office content scheme. 3 units totalling 76,350 sq ft. Units 1&2 – 53,260 sq ft let to E.D.S. Unit 3 – 23,123 sq ft let to Super Alloys International. Investment sold

Curo Park

St Albans

Nine industrial / business units totalling 105,000 sq ft. 8 units pre-sold and one sold within 1 month of practical completion. Occupiers include John Sisk, Hargun, Tin Technology, Gaultier, InteCare

Watchmoor Point

Camberley

Speculative industrial warehouse scheme comprising 215,000 sq ft developed in partnership with Brixton Plc. Unit 1 pre-let to Britax Units – 2, 3 & 4 let to Rumbold, ANC, Dowding & Mills

MXL Phase II

Banbury

127,000 sq ft speculative warehouse development and finalists of the IAS Property Awards. 72,300 sq ft pre-let to Witwood Foods. 60,000 sq ft let to Summit Accessories Ltd, Lochinvar Ltd and Allen & Douglas

Maximus, Centurian Park

Tamworth

Speculative development of 2 warehouse units totalling 262,000 sq ft in a joint venture with Land Securities. 142,000 sq ft let to DFDS Distribution. 120,000 sq ft let to UCI Logistics

Cherwell I & II

Banbury

2 speculatively built distribution warehouse units providing 220,000 sq ft with development funding by Land Securities. Both units let to McGregor Cory

Cherwell III & IV

Banbury

Further speculative development phase comprising 185,000 sq ft in 2 units. Again funded by Land Securities. 120,000 sq ft let to CHS Electronics. 65,000 sq ft let to Paintbox Ltd

Barclay Way

Thurrock

A speculative 155,000 sq ft distribution warehouse funded by Legal & General. Substantial site remediation work undertaken. Let to P&O Trans European

Park Farm

Wellingborough

273,000 sq ft distribution warehouse including tenant’s full fit-out specification. Let to Sainsbury’s Homebase

South Marston One

Swindon

Speculative 80,000 sq ft distribution unit funded by Commercial Union. Let to Wincanton

Brackmills

Northampton

4 speculative distribution units totalling 600,000 sq ft funded by Prudential. Let to John Lewis, Travis Perkins, and Burton Group

Telford Point

Kettering Business Park

A new high bay industrial warehouse unit of 110,000 sq ft. Let to Bunzl Plc. Sold to Clients of Savills Fund Management

Curver Way

Corby

400,000 sq ft fully fitted distribution facility funded by Threadneedle. Let to Matalan

Abbotsfield Road

St Helens

Major chilled / ambient distribution centre totalling 180,000 sq ft funded by Threadneedle. Let to Wincanton

Elstree Distribution Park

Borehamwood

Speculative industrial development comprising 3 units totalling 120,000 sq ft. Let to Corporate Express, Charter Broadcast & Kinstrutt

Chiltern Park

Chalfont St. Peter, SL9 9FG

11,458 sq ft of office space pre let to Zumtobel Lighting Ltd, and a 13,225 sq ft speculative build purchased by RWS Translations

Decimal Place

Amersham

25,914 sq ft of high quality office sold to the Property Income Trust for Charities c/o Mayfair Capital Partners at a price of £10.45m which reflected a yield of circa 6.1%

Grange Park Court

Northampton, M1 Junction 15

The investment of a new high quality stand alone offices of c.10,700 sq ft. Let to AutoLogic Holdings Plc on a new FRIL for 10 yrs from Mar 08

One Eleven, Edmund St

Birmingham

A 44,000 sq ft speculative city centre office development incorporating the Grade II listed façade of the former Birmingham Throat & Ear Hospital. Pre-sold to Gateley Wareing Solicitors

Warwick Technology Park

Warwick

A speculative development of 3 high specification detached office buildings comprising 31,700 sq ft, 32,225 sq ft and 15,250 sq ft. Let to Wagon Plc, Supporta Plc and ConocoPhillips

The Lakes Office Park

Northampton

50,000 sq ft Headquarters offices building. Let to Shoosmiths. Sold to B.A.A. Pension Fund

The Lakes Office Park

Northampton

Turnkey 115,000 sq ft European Headquarters office building constructed for Scottish & Newcastle Plc

The Lakes Office Park

Northampton

95,000 sq ft design & build Headquarters offices building sold to Northamptonshire County Council

Oxford Spires Business Park

Oxford

120,000 sq ft design & build Headquarters office sold to Elsevier Science

Castlefiled Road

Reigate

33,000 sq ft let to Watson Wyatt and funded by Abbey Life

Lonsdale House

Crawley

15,000 sq ft speculative offices building let to WorldCom and funded by Barclay Property Investments

Shrewsbury House

Crawley

31,000 sq ft speculative offices let to Cable Data International Ltd and Funded by Barclay Property Investments

Kings Mead

High Wycombe

Speculative development comprising 140,000 sq ft funded by Standard Life

Herongate

Taunton

14,000 sq ft speculative development let to Midas & GAN

Yiewsley

Uxbridge

Strategic assembly of a 6 acre site for a 50,000 sq ft Tesco superstore and 100 residential units

Avonsmead Leisure

Bristol

Hollywood Bowl and Showcase Cinema. Let to Bass Leisure and Sold to National Amusements

Avonmeads Leisure

Bristol

A3 restaurant units sold to TGI Friday and let to McDonalds and funded by BAA

Avonsmead Retail Park

Bristol

200,000 sq ft retail warehouse development let to SWEB, Shoe City, Sportsworld, Currys, Staples & Furniture Workshop and funded by BAA

Riverside Retail Park

Taunton

100,000 sq ft retail warehouse scheme let to Comet, Currys, Texas, Furniture Workshop & Office World. Funded by N.P.I

Riverside Retail Park

Taunton

45,000 sq ft retail warehouse let to B&Q funded by National Mutual

Riverside Leisure

Taunton

Hollywood Bowl sold to Bass Leisure

Riverside Leisure

Taunton

6 Screen Multiplex Cinema sold to Odeon Rank

Shopping Arcade

Rotherham

22 shop retail arcade and A3 restaurant units let to Clinton Cards, Lloyds Chemist, Ladbrokes, Burger King and local occupiers

Basingstoke Retail Park

Basingstoke

105,000 sq ft retail warehouse development let to Toys-R-Us, JJB Sports, Currys and Kingsbury and funded by C.I.N

Prologis Park

Kettering

200 acre distribution park including 90 acres of public open space and landscaping undertaken as part of the joint development with Prologis

Crick Distribution Park

Northamptonshire

95 acres site at junction 18 of the M1 motorway with planning consent for 1.5 million sq ft of industrial, warehousing and distribution

The Lakes Business Park

Northampton

40 acre office park development

Riverside Retail & Business Park

Taunton

Taunton 75 acre mixed-use Retail, Leisure and Business Park

Avonsmead Retail and Leisure Park

Bristol

28 acre mixed-use Retail and Leisure Park

Industrial & Business Park

Bury St Edmunds

55 acre Industrial Estate and Business Park

Venture Fields

Mulberry Avenue, Widnes

Working with Halton Borough Council, db symmetry have now fully developed this 11 acre site, completing a 18,000 sqft design and build project for national operator, Pure Gym, and 70,000 sqft for advanced manufacturer, LPW Technologies.

M6 EPIC

Lockett Road, Wigan, WN4 8DE

M6 Epic totals over 28 acres of  land within 5 minutes of J25 of the M6, accommodating up to 70,000 sq ft on a freehold or leasehold basis.