Investment Map

The Chester Investment Map provides a snapshot of the developments and opportunities awaiting investors in Chester. Click the links below to view the developments and projects.

The main map – Future Opportunities – shows a selection of upcoming regeneration projects and investment opportunities. The reverse – Current Developments – gives an overview of recent successes in the city with some key statistics. Information about all of these sites is available throughout the Chester Growth Partnership website. If you have any further enquiries, please contact us.

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1 Northgate Development

Chester Northgate is a £300m development of open shopping streets, parades and squares in the city centre, delivering a new department store, market hall and multi-screen cinema, and creating over 1000 jobs. Read more…

3Central Business Quarter

Planned £100 million investment on the doorstep of Chester Railway Station incorporating 500,000 sq ft of commercial space and 240 residential units. Read more…

5Site of former Enterprise Centre

Site of former Enterprise Centre suitable for housing, office or car parking development with planning to be agreed.

7Knights Court

25,000 sq ft office building available to let            or for sale, with redevelopment potential. Further project information to follow when progressed and available.

9Crown Park (Phase 2)

Formerly the Ministry of Defence’s Saighton Camp, this residential development on the edge of Huntington will have 1,200 homes. Phase 2 has commenced of the remaining 500 units.

11Castle Propylaeum

Grants of £679,000 were awarded for the      project to renovate the historic gateway to Chester Castle (Propylaeum). The project is due for completion in late Summer 2016. Read more…

13Development Site at Chester Business Park

Last undeveloped site on the business park with planning permission for 100,000 sq ft of offices set in 4 acres.

2Cultural Centre

The city’s new £37m Cultural Centre will include two theatre auditoria, library and cinema. The economic impact is estimated to be £21m per year, creating jobs and bringing wealth into the region. Opens December 2016. Read more…

4St Anne’s House

Planning permission for up to 80,400 sq ft Grade A office development with over 100 car parking spaces and fourth floor penthouse balcony terrace.

6Bumpers Lane

£5 million redevelopment to provide approximately 70,000 sq ft of unit space for small to medium businesses. Further information to follow.

8Bus Interchange

Investment of £13.5m due to open in early 2017. Capacity for 156 bus movements per hour with improved public realm and pedestrian linkages to Northgate. Read more…

10Student Accommodation – Fontessa House

Student accommodation development providing 77 self-contained flats and traditional ‘halls of residence’ rooms. Due for completion in June 2016 ready for September intake.

12Restaurant Quarter

Phase 1 open and trading and includes Coast to Coast, Las Iguanas and Chimichanga. Phase 2 available shortly offering 5 new bar/restaurant opportunities.

14Housing Allocation

Allocation for 1,300 homes due to start construction in 2017; in conjunction with Redrow and Taylor Wimpey.