Godwin Developments Signs up Lidl for their Kings Heath Site

Warstock Road Lidl CGI

Following the acquisition of a prominent site in Kings Heath on a main arterial route into Birmingham back in August 2017, Godwin Developments are pleased to announce Lidl have signed up to a 25-year lease to take up occupancy at the prime retail site.

The former Western Power Distribution Depot, will be demolished to make way for the discount food retailer Lidl, as well as associated parking. Local residents and local council were invited to attend a consultation meeting on the 16th October. With over 50 people attending, the consultation provided valuable feedback on the development. Resident’s are keen to see the discount retailer coming to their local area, bringing with it employment and big discounts.

Stuart Pratt Co-Founder of Godwin Developments said, “this development demonstrates our ability to work at pace to deliver an acquisition, planning application submission and lease agreement with our tenant. All of which we have concluded within a four-month timescale. We continue to expand our retail and leisure portfolio with a number of developments already secured for 2018”.