Builders' merchant MKM is new tenant at Kingsway Park, Gloucester
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Developer Robert Hitchins Ltd is proud to announce the arrival of the
Founded in Kingston-Upon-Hull in 1995, MKM has expanded rapidly and now has more than 90 branches all over the
The MKM Gloucester branch is due to open in November to both the public and trade customers seeking materials for landscaping, kitchens, bathrooms, timber, insulation, plumbing and heating.
Developer Robert Hitchins secured planning permission last year from Gloucester City Council for the 20,000 sq ft, two-storey facility on the 1.6-acre site in
A planning application for MKM signage on the site has now been submitted to Gloucester City Council.
Michael Plimmer, Senior Development Manager for Robert Hitchins Ltd, said: “It’s great to be able to welcome our new tenant MKM to Kingsway. We are particularly pleased that they have chosen our development for their new
The arrival of MKM marks the completion of the Kingsway Business Park which forms part of a major mixed-use scheme on the site of the former 340-acre RAF Quedgeley.
The original masterplan included 3,300 homes, a 40-acre employment site, community and leisure facilities, retail, sports area and primary school.
“It’s a fitting way to finish off the Kingsway scheme, creating local jobs and boosting the local economy,” said Mike Plimmer.
Other national brands brought to
Alder King and Carter Baynes represented Robert Hitchins Ltd. Adept consultancy acted for MKM.