Walsall hotel site given go ahead as warehouse
12 July 2023
A former Holiday Inn site in Walsall is to be turned into a 90,000 sq ft warehouse after securing planning permission.
Liza Helps, Property Editor, Logistics Matters
DEVELOPERS GRAFTONGATE and Cilldara Group are set to redevelop the 5.4 acre vacant site off Wolverhampton Road West in Bentley to provide a single speculatively developed facility that will target BREEAM ‘Excellent’ and an EPC A+ rating.
Known as ‘Walsall 90’ the facility will include photovoltaic panels, EV charging, a high performing envelope, low energy LED lighting and SUDs. It will have 14m eaves and a 40m deep yard as well as eight dock level doors and have parking for 14 HGVs and 84 cars.
The property will also have two storey offices and could be available for occupation as early as Q1 2024.
Savills and JLL have been appointed joint agents on the scheme.