Land Details

Merchant Park

Price: £ POA

Prime industrial development site close to the A1(M) and home to the new Hitachi Rail Europe train manufacturing facility

Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6EF

Size: 3.2 - 13 Acres (1.29 - 5.26 hectares)


Contact: Dave Cato

Tel: +44 113 394 8821


Merchant Park has development plots remaining extending to 35 acres (14 hectares), an allocation which will accommodate a new building of up to 312,000 sq ft.

Merchant Anglo Developments has an excellent track record for delivery of industrial and commercial property for occupiers in the North East and throughout the UK.

Sustainable design and build solutions to meet occupier requirements for industrial, warehouse, office and other uses can be provided cost effectively and quickly.

The proposed plan includes site optimized building sizes however other options can be considered.


  • Up to 1.4m sq ft of B1/B2/B8 use
  • A single unit of up to 1,000,000 sq ft can be accommodated on the park
  • Design & Build units from 30,000 sq ft
  • Up to 25m eaves height

Further information:

Location & Access

  • Only one mile from A1(M)
  • Four ports within 150 mile radius
  • Two international airports within 50 mile radius
  • Potential for rail freight connection to adjacent East Coast Main Line

Distance to Newcastle International Airport: 49.38 km

Flight Information There are regular direct flights from Newcastle International Airport to destinations across the UK, Europe, Middle East and North America. In addition, over 450 international destinations can be accessed from Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Dubai. Flight times to London Heathrow are 1hr 10mins, Paris are 1hr 40mins, Amsterdam are 1hr 20mins, Dubai are 8hrs and New York are 7hr 45mins.

Closest port: Port of Sunderland 37.16 km

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