Haskins Garden Centre in Snowhill unveils plans for redevelopment

by | Jan 3, 2019 | Business, News | 0 comments

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The Haskins Garden Centre in Crawley has announced plans for redevelopment. This will see a revamped centre, due to open in spring 2020.
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Haskins acquired the Snowhill site in 2003 and has worked hard to maintain its position as one of the best garden centres in the area.
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Due to the ageing buildings on site, pre-dating ownership, it recognised the need to redevelop and modernise the centre.

Haskins new development

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Julian Winfield, chief executive, commented: ?We have worked with the local authority over years to develop the site.
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?We’re delighted to be on track with the ?15m redevelopment programme.
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“Whilst it is a long-term investment, we?re confident that it will secure the garden centre for our customers for many years. It’s a good investment for our business.?
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Once the redevelopment is complete, customers will enjoy a consolidated garden centre. It will have all goods and services located in one contemporary high quality building.
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The enhanced customer restaurant will seat 440 and offer an outdoor terrace. The restaurant will be able to provide customers with a better range of meals, snacks and drinks.
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Improvements include a new large covered outdoor sales area, as well as a revamped car park with 346 parking spaces.

Business as usual for Haskins Snowhill

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Haskins in Snowhill will continue trading as normal until Thursday February 28 2019. A temporary centre will open on site on Friday March 1 2019. The main centre will re-open for business in spring 2020.
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The developers are currently in the first phase. They are creating the new car park and entrance and establishing a temporary centre to continue trading.

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