A 2.5m sq ft Gateshead warehouse scheme has won planning permission

Highgrove Group will build at a site immediately south of the successful Follingsby Park Industrial development, Gateshead.

Site infrastructure and enabling’s works on the development – to be known as ‘Follingsby Max’ have started and expected to run for 6 months with fully serviced plots expected to be ready for development by the end of the year.

The site is next to the A194(M) giving easy access to the A1(M), the A19, and within the North East Enterprise Zone.
The specification includes up to 28 metre eaves height.

David Price, Operations Director of Highgrove, said: “We are already seeing significant interest in the development from a variety of potential end-users, including online retailers, manufacturers, distribution/logistics and automotive companies and look forward to making further positive announcements soon”.