The Latest News From Budworth Hardcastle

P Welland Business Park, Market Harborough, Leicestershire – Office Letting
Acting on behalf of Curtis Banks, Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the completion of a sub-lease of Office P Welland Business Park, Valley Way, Market Harborough which extends to approx 5,378 sq ft. A period of rationalising by the tenants Curtis Banks resulted in the closure of the Market Harborough office. With 3 years still left to run on the lease Budworth Hardcastle were instructed to offer an assignment or subletting. Following a short period of marketing terms were agreed with G Touring Limited who were seeking new offices for their call centre operation following a recent sale of their own premises closeby to Joules. Amanda Lawrence of Budworth Hardcastle comments “There is a shortage of readily available office accommodation of this size in Market Harborough at the present time. Whilst is was sad to see a long established company leave Market Harborough I am delighted that we were able to secure new tenants so quickly reducing our clients long term liability. For further details or to discuss any property requirements please contact Amanda Lawrence at Budworth Hardcastle on 01536 483400
New Industrial/Warehouse Letting - Kettering
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the letting of 3 Torridge Close, Telford Way, Kettering to Metalcraft Europe Southern Limited. Amanda Lawrence of Budworth Hardcastle comments "The letting of this 4,920 sq ft industrial/warehouse unit follows swiftly on from the lettings of Units 1 and 6 Torridge Close and means the courtyard is now fully let. With stock currently at a low level we urgently require further industrial/warehouse units in the Kettering area to satisfy demand from applicants. Please contact Amanda Lawrence at Budworth Hardcastle on 01536 483400 or
The new IMK Automotive prestigious factory premises being constructed on Buccleuch Property’s Kettering Business Park is making great progress with the majority of the portal frame now erected. Only three plots remaining of the first 30-acre phase remaining for sale or units built to occupiers’ requirements for lease or for sale. Further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400.
Budworth Hardcastle announce that they have just put the 2,699 sq.ft. industrial unit under offer to local occupier. Further details shortly. Fraser Cruickshank acting on the property states ‘It is great to get this unit under offer so quickly and hoping to announce completion of legalities shortly’. Further details 01536 483400.
Fraser Cruickshank
Congratulations to our Surveyor Fraser Cruickshank who has passed his MSC in Real Estate from Nottingham Trent University. Well done Fraser!
Budworth Hardcastle are delighted to announce the letting of 6 Torridge Close on Kettering’s Telford Way Estate off J7 of the A14 to Clarkson Evans Ltd as part of their continued expansion who provide electrical services predominantly to leading house builders. Gilbert Harvey Director Budworth Hardcastle states ‘We are delighted to dispose of Unit 6 to such a strong company moving into the area that now leaves just one unit remaining within the Torridge Close scheme that is currently under offer’. Further details 01536 483400.
New Instruction Trade Counter Unit To Let, Corby, Northamptonshire
Budworth Hardcastle announced that 4 Curie Courtyard on Corby's Phoenix Parkway area is coming on to the market available To Let totalling 2,825 sq.ft. within an established trade counter location in a highly prominent location opposite the ASDA and Phoenix Retail Park exit. Further details contact Gilbert Harvey, Budworth Hardcastle, 01536 483400.
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the completion of the lettings of 102 and 103 Brunel Road, Corby to Multy UK. The two units combined total 44,678 sq.ft. Gilbert Harvey of Budworth Hardcastle comments 'We are pleased to complete this letting to this international company based in Corby with 103 Brunel Road being occupied within a week of its refurbishment being completed'. Further details 01536 483400.
New Management Instruction, St Nicholas Retail Park, Kings Lynn
Budworth Hardcastle are delighted to confirm that we have been appointed on the management of St Nicholas Retail Park in Kings Lynn which comprises 7 retail outlets with Wickes as its anchor/main store. This is our second appointment by the freeholders, Perland Properties Ltd. For the past three years we have been managing the 1 million sq.ft Distribution & Logistics site in Corby known as Max Park. For further information on Property Management matters contact Tom Freer 01536 483400
Budworth Hardcastle announce the sale of premises on behalf of private clients of 29 Station Road, Desborough totalling 3,507 sq.ft. Further details Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400.
Industrial/Warehouse Sale - Pytchley Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire.
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the sale of the industrial warehouse premises and site on Pytchley Road, Kettering that was part investment and part vacant premises purchased by a company looking to be owner/occupier of the vacant building that totalled approximately 6,000 sqft with further tentative space of approximately 3,000 sq.ft on an 0.87-acre plot. Further details; Gilbert Harvey – Budworth Hardcastle
Mr and Mrs Ghayour
Congratulations to Jason Ghayour our Facilities Manager who married his beautiful bride Silvia on Sunday.
Dilapidations Advice on Grade II Listed Barn
“Budworth Hardcastle Building Consultancy are delighted to have been instructed to provide #dilapidations and #repair advice at Cherry Barns, a grade II* listed 14th century barn in Harwell, Oxfordshire now used as office accommodation. Budworth Hardcastle’s instructions include preparation and negotiation of the dilapidations claim on behalf of the Landlord and advice regarding essential repairs to the external fabric of the property, including the thatched roof. The property forms part of the original farmstead dating back from the 1200’s and is of special historic importance to the village of Harwell.”
Northampton Building Refurbishment
Budworth Hardcastle Building Surveying Department are handling the refurbishment of 43-45 Salthouse Road, Brackmills, Northampton following the letting of the unit earlier this year. Over a 6 week period the external wall and roof cladding will be re-finished, roof lights replaced, gutters relined and external decorations undertaken throughout on behalf of the Pension Fund Landlord and coordinated with the Tenant, Axon Automotive Ltd (leaders in carbon composite structural products and engineering services). Contact Nick Galloway at Budworth Hardcastle Northampton office on 01604 604070 or
Will Howells
Budworth Hardcastle’s Building Consultancy Team are delighted to announce that Will Howells (Building Surveyor) passed the RICS final Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) and will now receive MRICS status. Will joined Budworth Hardcastle in January 2016 and has been an integral part of the Team active in both professional works such as Pre Acquisition Surveys, Dilapidations, Schedules of Condition and also in project work on a variety of Refurbishments and Fit Outs. Will spent most of Friday afternoon in the pub as part of the initial celebrations and can now enjoy the World Cup free of revision, presentation rehearsals and mock interviews!
Market Harborough Lettings
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the letting of 8 St Marys Business Park, Market Harborough. The 1,000 sq ft first floor offices have been let to Football Development Schools a professional coaching company who specialise in developing children through football. This letting follows quickly on from the letting of three industrial/warehouse units with the same development. Units 2, 3 and 5 which total approx 14,000 sq ft were let to local retailers Furniture Loft for additional storage and distribution space.
Wellingborough Retail Letting
Acting on behalf of private landlord clients Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the letting of 34 Market Street, Wellingborough. The three storey retail property dating back to 1901 has been let on a new lease to independent retailer The Shoe Shack who will be opening shortly following fitting out
Budworth Hardcastle are delighted to confirm the new instruction to market an industrial warehouse unit at Magna Park, Lutterworth of 14,611 sq.ft. available to let. This highly prominent unit off Coventry Road has a 6m clear eaves height, a detached building with ground floor offices, mezzanine above with parking for 30 cars and open yard that can be extended. Further details contact Gilbert Harvey on 01536 483400.
3 Torridge Close, Telford Way, Kettering Immediately available 4,920 sq ft industrial/warehouse unit. Available to let on a new lease. Fully fitted office to front elevation. Good parking and loading. Located on Telford Way Industrial Estate just off J7 of the A14. For more information contact Amanda Lawrence of Budworth Hardcastle at or 01536 483400
Kettering Office Letting
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the letting of 16 Brooklands Court, Kettering Venture Park, Kettering. The 1,158 sq ft two storey office has been let to Trackwork Limited who are one of the UK's leading providers of construction and engineering services to the rail network
Industrial warehouse LET, Brackmills, Northampton
Budworth Hardcastle announce that they have let a 47,000 sq ft building located on the Brackmills Industrial Estate in Northampton to HI Tech company as part of their expansion. The property offers a unique format with a high office content, excellent parking and warehouse/production space ideally suited to the research and development and high-quality industrial processes it will be used for. For further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400
New Instruction
For Sale - 87 Rockingham Road, Kettering Due to our client relocating to larger premises elsewhere in Kettering we are instructed to market for sale this corner property on Rockingham Road. The current layout provides retail at ground floor level with residential above. The upper floors can be seperately accessed to the rear. There is also a small gated yard area to the rear. All enquiries should be directed to Fraser Cruickshank at Budworth Hardcastle or 01536 483400
RSPCA Opens New Shop in Kettering
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce that the RSPCA have taken a lease on a retail premises at 36 Rockingham Road, Kettering just opposite Sainsburys. This prominent shop became vacant when former tenants Petal Cascade negotiated with Budworth Hardcastle to purchase a retail unit just a few doors away and relocated. After only a short marketing period the property was put under offer to the RSPCA who are now open and trading
Kettering Industrial Warehouse Letting
Telford Way, Kettering has been let to Warner Edwards, who are innovative craft distillers and creators of award-winning artisan gins. The building, totalling approximately 12,486 sq ft, had been given a substantial refurbishment including a new roof, which helped to secure this prestigious brand to the building. For further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400
Sale of factory in Corby, Northamptonshire
Budworth Hardcastle announce the sale of a 36,566 sq ft factory warehouse premises in Corby, Northamptonshire, to a Leicester company, AJB Group. AJB Group specialise in the design and manufacture of high-quality internal joinery, external door sets, windows, composite doors and mouldings, and have acquired the Corby factory premises as part of their significant expansion and investment in new machinery. Gilbert Harvey of Budworth Hardcastle states: “This sale to such a dynamic business shows great confidence in the town of Corby, creating new employment opportunities for the people in the area.” The sale comes on the back of a strong finish to 2014, having disposed of the 85,000 sq ft and 144,500 sq ft high-bay warehouse units on Darwin Road in Corby in addition to having under offer a 176,000 sq ft warehouse building also in Corby. For further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400
High-bay warehouse letting, Corby, Northamptonshire
Budworth Hardcastle announce the letting of an 85,680 sq ft high-bay warehouse unit at 2a Darwin Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, to Smart Garden Products, a leading supplier of garden products to the trade. They have a diverse international customer base encompassing the UK, continental Europe and the USA. The next-door high-bay warehouse at 2b Darwin Road, totalling approximately 144,500 sq ft, has been taken by RCS Logistics as part of their continued expansion in providing logistics and warehouse services. This confirms the ability of Corby to offer competitively priced warehouse stock located in a very good strategic position at the centre of the country. For further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400
Sale of Industrial units at Kettering, Northamptonshire
Budworth Hardcastle announce the sale of two terraced industrial/warehouse units with trade counter use to local company Blandfords in Kettering, one of the region’s premier electrical contractors, who specialise in the fields of electrical installations, air conditioning, data and voice installations, as part of their continued expansion. The two units totalled 3,242 sq ft and were formerly used as storage, warehousing and for the sale of country wear as a shop premises. For further details contact Gilbert Harvey 01536 483400
Retail premises letting - Market Harborough
Budworth Hardcastle are pleased to announce the letting of a retail premises at 28 Church Street, Market Harborough to Liney’s Brides of Market Harborough. This will be the second Liney’s Brides store with the family owned and run concern already having a boutique in Hinckley. Following a period of fitting out, the new boutique will open shortly and will offer stunning gowns from hand-picked designers such as Mori Lee, Maggie Sottero, Sottero Midley, Allure Bridal and Allure Romance. Amanda Lawrence of Budworth Hardcastle was involved with the letting and comments: “The letting of this beautiful Grade II listed property follows hot on the heels of a number of other retail lettings we have recently completed in Market Harborough. We continue to receive a high level of demand for retail premises in the town and would be pleased to hear from anyone seeking to dispose of premises.” For further details contact Amanda Lawrence 01536 483400