Hurstwood Secure Deal with Screwfix at Leigh Commerce Park

Leigh, March 2015 – Leigh Commerce Park has almost reached full occupancy, following another letting completed by Hurstwood.

Screwfix Direct Limited, the UK’s largest direct and online supplier of trade tools, accessories and hardware products, have agreed a long term 10 year lease on the 4,020 sq ft Unit 3.

James Taylor, Acquisitions Manager at Screwfix, said: “We are delighted to have opened our new Screwfix store at Leigh Commerce Park, helping us to secure 60 new sites across the UK in 2014.

We look forward to delivering multi-channel convenience and excellent value to the local community, and continue to look for more sites across the UK to meet our requirements for 2015. We will consider any prominent trade location in towns and cities offering between 4,500 to 9,000 sqft.”

Hurstwood’s Graduate Surveyor, Laura Wilbourn, comments: “Hurstwood are thrilled to welcome Screwfix Direct to Leigh Commerce Park ,which comprises 13 modern industrial units and benefit from 6m eaves height, three phase electricity, electronically operated loading door, integral offices and monitored site CCTV.

We are really looking forward to receiving this well established multi-channel supplier, and are hopeful that it will have a beneficial impact on the community. Hurstwood are delighted that an occupier like Screwfix, who will have the capacity to create job opportunities in the area have chosen this location. We are certain this will attract occupiers to the last few available units on the estate”.

This latest deal means that Unit 6 and 15 are the only available industrial units on the estate; and measure 3,000 sq ft and 2,800 sq ft.

The estate is in an established trade counter location, and existing tenants on the industrial park include Dulux, Johnstons Decorating Centre and McLaren Sports Homes.

Leigh Commerce Park is located just off the East Lancashire Road (A580), and is approximately 10 miles east and Liverpool 18 miles to the West.

For full details on availability and prices at the estate, visit the property page.

For further details on units to let in Leigh please contact Laura Wilbourn on 0161 220 1999 or email