Future opportunities

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…

St 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.

Knights Court

25,000 sq ft office building available to let or for sale, with redevelopment potential. Knights Court is a substantial detached office building dating from the 1990’s and is located in a prominent position.

Fontessa House

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

Development Site at Chester Business Park

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

Cultural 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 Easter 2017. Read more…

Site of former Enterprise Centre

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

Bus Interchange

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

Castle Propylaeum

£679,000 project to renovate the historic gateway to Chester Castle (propylaeum). The project is due for completion in Autumn 2016. Read more…

Housing Allocation

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

Central Business Quarter

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

Bumpers Lane

£5 million redevelopment to provide approximately 70,000 sq ft of unit space for small to medium businesses in Sealand Industrial Estate.

Regent’s Grange

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

Restaurant 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.