Ashwood Business Park is strategically located within South East Northumberland with excellent connectivity including direct access to A1(M) and A19 through the A189 arterial road. It offers good access to Newcastle International Airport and the Port of Blyth.
The park was developed in 2003 and already houses Europe’s most advanced paint and coatings production plant as well the HQ for a major housing organisation. Ashwood Business Park has Enterprise Zone status, meaning businesses can benefit from Enhanced Capital Allowances on plant and machinery from April 2017.
Size: 25 ha
Proposed master plan output: Office and industrial facilities for advanced manufacturing, process and pharmaceutical activities
Total investment cost: £100m
Site owner/partner: The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA)
EZ benefits: Enhanced Capital Allowances