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Former Smelting Shed, Copper Quarter Planning Permission Granted

December 2011
Former Smelting Shed, Copper Quarter  Planning Permission Granted

Freehold Development Opportunity - Copper Quarter!

Rowland Jones Chartered Surveyors have been instructed to sell an exciting freehold development opportunity on behalf of Barratt Homes.

The property is located in Swansea, in the very successful and popular Copper Quarter development.  Barratt have transformed the site into a mixed residential scheme providing a variety of residential units in a fantastic riverside environment.  The location of the property provides access to excellent road and public transport links either into the City Centre or to the main arterial routes to the north and south of the site.  Within the adjoining retail park there is a large Morrison's food store and other retail and restaurant facilities are available.

The subject property comprises a detached former Smelting Shed which has been listed to reflect the industrial heritage of both the site and its association with copper smelting, with Swansea at one time being the world centre for this process.

Planning permission has now been granted for Conversion of the smelting shed into 12 no. residential apartments, together with the insertion of new first floor (and part second floor), external alterations and revised car parking layout, bin/bicycle store and link to riverside walkway.  (Application 2010/1706).

For further information on this exciting development opportunity, please contact Nicola Palmer on 01792 479845.