The previous Weetabix manufacturing facility on the Earlstrees Industrial Property, in-built 1960, has been empty since 2019 when the breakfast cereal producer consolidated its Corby operations to a second manufacturing facility close by.
Its demolition is near being accomplished and development of the brand new unit will observe on with a view to completion by autumn 2023.
Copley Level Capital – on behalf of its Block Industrial program and Pembury Actual Property Ltd – submitted a planning utility to North Northamptonshire Council earlier this yr having bought the eight-acre website.
The unit is designed to be BREEAM Very Good rated and may have a 12.5-metre minimal clear eaves peak, 16-dock and two-level entry doorways, and a 50-metre yard.
Copley Level Capital director Nimit Oberoi mentioned: “We’re very happy to have obtained planning permission for Earlstree 160 simply seven months after our acquisition. This can be a testomony to the exhausting work of our staff and the optimistic and pragmatic perspective of North Northamptonshire Council.”