September 2019
Acquisition, Letting & Sale
Royal Wootton Bassett : 37 High Street

  • On behalf of a private client, Fawcett Mead were delighted to complete the purchase, letting and subsequent investment sale of the above property.
A former NatWest Bank branch, the property was bought with vacant posession, let to Card Factory on a new 5 year lease at £28,750 per annum and sold at the Net Initial Yield of 6.5%. Card Factory were represented by Kearney Bell and the purchaser was represented by Savoy Stewart. [read more]

September 2019
Letting
West Ealing : 85-87 Broadway

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new letting to Savers Health and Beauty on a 10 year lease, with a TOB in year 5, at £72,500 pax.

July 2019
Letting
Bristol : 62 Queens Road

Mountain Warehouse have taken on a new 10 year lease on the above, formerly Byron Burger, at a rent of £75,000 per annum, subject to a 5th year tenant break.

Fawcett Mead acted for the landlord, a private investor. Mountain Warehouse were represented by Avison Young.
[read more]

July 2019
Regear
Sheffield : 43 High Street

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 5 year lease to Bon Marche at £70,000 pax, on behalf of Atmore Group.

May 2019
Kingston : 30 Market Place

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new letting to Rieker Shoes at 30 Market Place. The tenant has taken a new 5 year lease at £57,000 pax, with 3 mrf. Rieker Shoes currently have 11 other sites across the UK.

April 2019
35 High Street, Nantwich

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 5 year lease to WH Smith, on behalf of a private client.

April 2019
Letting
Twickenham : 2-4 King Street

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 10 year lease to Starbucks, on behalf of PPR Estates. The rent has stepped increases from £61,500 pax in year 1 to £65,000 pax in year 5.

March 2019
Letting
Stamford : 55 High St

  • New letting to Oasis Fashions as town bucks the trend
Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new lease of the former Jones the Bootmaker, to Oasis Fashions, who join other recent entrants including Hotel Chocolat, JoJo Maman Bebe, Space NK and Seasalt.

Ben Symes, Symes Retail Property acted on behalf of Oasis.
[read more]

March 2019
Letting
Canterbury : 17 High Street

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 10 year lease to The Works at £91,000 pax, on behalf of a private client.

January 2019
Lease Extension
Stratford-upon-Avon, Darlington, Loughton and Slough

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete lease extensions to Accessorize, Pizza Hut, Card Factory and Specsavers in Stratford-upon-Avon, Darlington, Loughton and Slough.

January 2019
Open Market Letting
Epping : 214-216 High Street

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete on a new 10 year lease to Oxfam, on behalf of a private client.

January 2019
Open Market Letting
Doncaster : Spotborough Retail Park

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 10 year lease to Screwfix, on behalf of Atmore Group.

December 2018
Open Market Letting
Bexleyheath : 131 Broadway

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 10 year lease to Muffin Break, on behalf of TH Real Estate.

December 2018
Letting
Bromley : 156-160 High Street

  • Acting on behalf of Kennedy Wilson and jointly with Kearney Bell, Fawcett Mead has completed a letting of this property to Ikea.
This will be Ikea’s second high street store in the UK, following the successful opening of a store on Tottenham Court Road earlier this year. The Bromley store is scheduled to open in Spring 2019.

Ikea has taken a 10 year lease at £290,000 pa and the transaction involved the surrender of a lease to Mothercare.
[read more]

November 2018
Open Market Letting
Bath : 2 Milsom Street

  • Helping the people of Bath and the South West with Christmas present ideas, Fawcett Mead were very pleased to agree a short lease to Finisterre on this prime shop, on behalf of a private investor.

October 2018
Open Market Letting
Newquay : 12-14 Bank Street

  • Fawcett Mead are pleased to complete a new 10 year lease, subject to tenant break at year 5, to Millets on behalf of a private investor.

August 2018
Open Market Letting
Cheltenham : 2 Little Promenade

  • Acting on behalf of Kennedy Wilson, Fawcett Mead have completed a new letting to furnishing and interiors company India Jane, at a rent of £80,000 per annum.

July 2017
Lease Advisory
London : 152 Waterloo Road

Fawcett Mead are pleased to have acted on behalf of Oseyo on the acquisition of 152 Waterloo Road. Oseyo are an expanding Korean deli operating throughout central London and major university cities. [read more]

March 2017
Letting
Devizes : 30 The Brittox

  • Passing Rent: 43,000 pax on a 10 year lease.
Fawcett Mead recently let 30 The Brittox to The Works on behalf of a private client. The Works have signed a 10 year lease with a rent of £43,000 pax. The size of the units ground floor is 1,350 sq ft and the first floor is 439 sq ft. [read more]

March 2017
Lease Advisory
Fawcett Mead retained by Citrus

  • Citrus have appointed Fawcett Mead to acquire high street and shopping centre locations across the UK
Citrus, a ladies fashion retailer are acquiring sites ranging from 500 to 1,500 sq ft in busy high street and shopping centre locations.

Nick Carvey at Fawcett Mead commented: "We are very pleased to assist Citrus in their acquisition programme and hope to open another 10 units in the next 12 months. This will add to their current portfolio of 8 stores."
[read more]

February 2017
Letting
Dartford : Unit 10 Priory Centre

  • Warren James completes in Dartford
Fawcett Mead has agreed a deal with jeweler Warren James for a prime retail unit at the Priory Shopping Centre, Dartford.

Warren James signed a 10 year lease, with tenant only break at years 3 and 6, plus 12 months rent free. The tenant is paying £18,500 pa.

Nick Carvey commented, “This former Co-op Travel store is in a prime location within the centre, adjacent to Poundland. Warren James is a successful and rapidly expanding retailer, having opened 22 stores in 2016. They are a perfect fit for the Priory.”
[read more]

January 2017
Letting
22 Strait Bargate : Boston

  • Poundstretcher signs in Boston
  • Passing Rent: £140,000 per annum
Poundstretcher has signed a 10 yr lease on a 21,500 sq ft at 22 Strait Bargate.


Aaron Bell at Fawcett Mead commented: “The store is in an excellent location within one of the fastest growing urban populations in the East Midlands region and Poundstretcher took advantage of its availability to secure a prime location within the town centre.”
[read more]