John Lewis is to take a 46,000 sq ft delivery hub at Peel’s 202,000 sq ft South Central warehouse scheme, Southampton.
Peel Logistics Property and funding partners Rockspring Property Investment Managers agreeeeddd a pre-let on a 46,000 sq ft unit at Nursling.
The build-to-suit deal is the first leasing deal signed at the 3-unit South Central scheme. Two further units of 117,000 sq ft and 39,000 sq ft are being developed speculatively and will be completed in May 2018.
The John Lewis facility will be completed by September 2018.
Neil Dickinson, of Peel Logistics Property, said, “This leasing deal with John Lewis is another example of Peel Logistics Property’s capability in delivering high quality urban logistics facilities for leading UK occupiers. We look forward to welcoming other tenants to South Central as construction progresses.”
South Central is two miles from Dock Gate 20 of the Port of Southampton, offering close transport links to the M27 and M271 and capable of operations 24 hours, 7 days per week.
Lambert Smith Hampton and Jones Lang LaSalle acted for Peel Logistics Property. Colliers acted for John Lewis.