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