ANCHORWOOD BANK retail build, BARNSTAPLE
Construction of a 200m inland Surf Lake using ground-breaking Wavegarden cove technology – the first of its kind in the UK. This exciting facility will generate up to 1,000 quality waves per hours, ranging from 50cm (1.7ft) to almost 2m (6.5ft) in height.
The new build also includes an education centre for schools and colleges, a café and bar, a surf shop. There’s also external works for landscaped gardens and car parks
CLIENT - LASTING PROPERTIES LTD
VALUE - £16M
DURATION - 47 WEEKS
Second Negotiated Contract
Engineer - Hydrock Ltd
Surveyor - Ward Williams Associates
The construction of seven high quality units providing food and non-food retail space for tenants Next, Iceland’s Food Warehouse, DFS and Tapi carpets & floors.
External works were also undertaken to provide 239 car parking spaces, 130 cycle spaces, new drainage, utility services and soft landscaping.
This retail block forms part of a wider development plan including land raise and flood defence work which we completed under Phase 1 of the works.