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Eshton purchase 70 acre employment site

November 15th, 2007

Eshton have completed the purchase of a 70 acre brown field site in Burnley, Lancashire. The site is allocated for employment use and is strategically located adjacent to junction 9 of the M65 motorway.

A professional team has been appointed to prepare a planning application for 650,000 square feet of employment space as well as 26,000 square feet of office, a 60 bed hotel and on-site amenities.

An ambitious regeneration project planned for the site would create up to 1,500 jobs.

Leeds based Dove Haigh Phillips acted as selling agents for the vendors. Hammond’s solicitors acted for Eshton on the purchase.

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