Magdalen Street, Colchester, Essex

Eastern Square purchased the freehold of a former Mazda Showroom and a Rapid Fit Exhaust Centre from Dutton Forshaw, a subsidiary of Lonrho, together with an industrial site on an unconditional basis. Planning was secured for a new food store and 26 residential flats. The food store was sold to Aldi and the flats which were for affordable use, were sold to Swan Housing Association at practical completion.