UPDATE: Council ‘excited’ by Piries Place takeover

Horsham - Piries Place. 29-02-16. Pic Steve Robards SR1607104 SUS-160229-150724001

Horsham - Piries Place. 29-02-16. Pic Steve Robards SR1607104 SUS-160229-150724001

5
Have your say

Horsham District Council has expressed its ‘excitement’ following the announcement two property firms will be taking over Piries Place.

The historic Horsham site has been snapped up by property firms Reef Estates and Arcus in a joint acquisition.

Stewart Deering, chief executive of Reef Estates, said the companies were looking to ‘breathe new life’ into the area and were ‘considering’ their options.

Speaking on behalf of the council Gordon Lindsay, cabinet member for local economy, said: “We at HDC are also excited and eagerly await publication of their plans for this important part of the town.”

There has been much speculation about the future of Piries Place after Waitrose left the area almost a year ago.

What do you think? Email the newsdesk at ct.news@jpress.co.uk

Related stories: Piries Place snapped up by property firms

Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.

Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be among the first to know what’s going on.

1 Make our website your homepage at www.wscountytimes.co.uk

2 Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/wscountytimes

3 Follow us on Twitter @wscountytimes

4 Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.

And do share with your family and friends – so they don’t miss out!

The County Times – always the first with your local news.

Be part of it.