Monthly Archives: November 2016



Thomas Lister have been appointed by Government Agency, The Homes & Communities Agency (HCA) to sell the freehold of a modern enterprise centre at Heart of the Park in Newton Aycliffe. The building totals a net internal area of 21,500 sq.ft. divided into 42 separate suites with 63 on-site car parking spaces and is currently managed by Regus for the HCA.

The Centre is currently let to over 35 separate businesses and produces a gross income of over £370,000 per annum with scope for improvement.

Chris Thomas of Thomas Lister commented: ‘The Centre has continued to be popular since opening in 2004 and is now seeing the benefit of the opening of the nearby Hitachi Rail Engineering Centre as businesses seek a presence in Newton Aycliffe to support this major inward investment.’

‘The property provides an attractive opportunity for investors seeking a high yielding modern property with scope for income, improvement or alternatively managed workshop operators seeking a presence within the area.

For more information contact Chris Thomas at Thomas Lister on 01527 871640 or e-mail:

Thomas Lister is separately offering an adjacent 4 acre commercial development site for the HCA at Carlbury Road.





Thomas Lister are instructed to dispose of a strategic housing development site in the Fenton area of Stoke on Trent.  The site comprising an area of 17 acres and located adjacent Fenton Park and open green space, off Dewsbury Road near it’s junction with the A50 Victoria Road.  A proposed development scheme is currently in for outline planning permission seeking approval for the development of 297 new dwellings.  Determination of the planning application by Stoke on Trent City Council Planners is anticipated early December 2016.

Thomas Lister are currently in discussion with several house builders and developers who have expressed an interest in this exciting development opportunity.  It is anticipated that several attractive offers will be received for this site with an anticipated selection of a preferred bidder before the end of the year.

For further detail on the site please contact either Chris Thomas or Robert Andrews at Thomas Lister on 01527 871640.