Savills | The Food Centre, Midsummer Boulevard, Milton Keynes | Property for sale
Price on application

The Food Centre, Midsummer BoulevardMilton Keynes

  • Under offer
  • Freehold

Key features

  • The property is located in central Milton Keynes, adjoining town centre retail
  • Benefits from hybrid planning permission
  • Unconditional offers are sought for the freehold interest with vacant possession

A regular shaped parcel of brownfield land located within the north eastern section of the urban grid which forms Central Milton Keynes.

About this property

  • The Property comprises a regular shaped parcel of brownfield land.The topography is predominantly flat with a 2.25m fall running across the site from north to south. The Property is located within the north-eastern section of the urban grid which forms Central Milton Keynes. The Property is located within the town’s primary retail area. The northern boundary of the application site will front onto Midsummer Boulevard, with the Grade II listed Shopping Building (‘centre:mk’) opposite, whilst the southern boundary fronts onto Avebury Boulevard. The western boundary adjoins Secklow Gate whilst the eastern abuts Lower Twelfth Street and the neighbouring Theatre District. The Food Centre formerly comprised three buildings, constructed between 1986 and 1988. Including the former Waitrose food store which fronted Midsummer Boulevard, a 550 space multi-storey car park in the centre of the site, and the former Sainsbury’s Supermarket store fronting Avebury Boulevard. The Food Centre has now been demolished with the exception of the car park. The Property extends to approximately 6.41 acres (2.59 ha), with the full application covering a site area of approximately 4.07 acres (1.65 ha) and the outline application covering a site area of approximately 2.34 acres (0.94 ha).

Local information

  • Milton Keynes is located approximately 46 km (74 miles) north of London 58.9 km (36.6 miles) and 92 km (57 miles) southeast of Birmingham. The Property benefits from good transport links with the M1 located within
  • close proximity of the Property. Milton Keynes Central Train Station is situated 1.8 km (1.12 miles) west of The Property and provides regular services to London (35 mins) and Birmingham (52 mins).
  • The Centre:mk, is located immediately north of the Property and offers over 120,000 sq m of retail space, anchored by John Lewis and Marks and Spencer. Other commercial offerings in the vicinity include Midsummer Place Shopping Centre, Xscape Snozone and the Theatre District. Milton Keynes is the fastest growing city in the UK with a population projected to increase from 270,000 to 500,000 by 2050 (Source: Savills Research).

Additional information

  • Offers are invited on an unconditional basis with a sales overage. Preference will be given to clean bids and to parties who can clearly demonstrate that they have undertaken full analysis of the site and understood all of the obligations to be placed upon them. The full Information Pack can be found at https://sites.savills.com/foodcentre/