The Cross - Commercial Road, Poole
Commercial opportunities with residential aspects

The brief

The site has been acquired on an unconditional basis – formely a car show room, other retail use and flats over. The site now lends itself to being comprehensively re-developed, and benefits from being in the heart of Ashley Cross, close to the mainline train station, Poole Park and Poole Town Centre.

The result

Multi-use potential

Using our deep knowledge of the commercial property sector, Fortitudo clearly saw the advantage of creating one commercial unit, in order to attract a national covenant to benefit from the areas busy leisure trade.

Project Value: £5 million

Approved: September 2018

Fortitudo have a planning application registered with Poole Borough Council for a 3,500 sq ft ground floor restaurant and 22 apartments above and also situated in a new build block to the rear of the site.

"Everyone’s ideas of their dream home are completely different. There is nothing more satisfying than helping people realise their specific dreams and see them come to life."

Richard Carr

"Designing homes always presents challenges to be overcome. At Fortitudo we take great pride in offering property solutions to a market place where the house prices rise faster than any wage ever could."

Richard Carr

"It’s not just the proposed land that we inspect, it’s the surrounding area and community within it. Deep research within our key sources unlock future desired locations and consumer trends which we then latch on to. Creating opportunities that people will love, before they’ve even realised that they need it."

Richard Carr