AS Retail are delighted to have advised on two store acquisitions for BoConcept, the Danish contemporary furniture and homeware retailer, in Canterbury and Chichester.
In Canterbury BoConcept have taken a lease at 4-6 Orange Street, the former renowned Merchant Chandler site close Canterbury Cathedral. The property comprises a Ground Floor sales of 3,907 sq ft plus mezzanine. A long-term lease has been signed.
In Chichester the brand has taken a long lease on ground and first floors of Granada House, on Baffins Lane from Seaward Properties. The property sits behind Next, close to prime East Street, providing approx. 4,268 sq ft over the two levels with a new sales stair case being installed.
The grand openings will take place later this summer once the full fits are complete.
Andrew Shepherd at AS Retail who advised the on the acquisitions commented:
‘I am delighted to have secured these properties for BoConcept which follow on from the acquisition of the new Edinburgh store last year. The proposed fit outs will be stunning and will complement the character of both buildings. We currently have a number of other live requirements in major markets nationwide and please do not hesitate to contact me to discuss any suitable sites of between 3,500 – 6,000 sq ft’