Industrial Units

The Letchworth Garden City Industrial estate is situated approximately 30 miles to the north of London, and 20 miles to the West of Cambridge. The Estate benefits from excellent road access to the A1(M) at Junctions 7&8 together with local road links to Hitchin, Baldock and Stevenage.

The Industrial Estate is located ½ a mile to the east of the town centre which provides all main amenities including mainline rail services on the London to Cambridge Line.

Our Industrial portfolio comprises a total of approximately 461,000 sq ft of industrial space mainly situated on 12 formal industrial estates. The individual units range from 250 sq ft small business units, to 31,000 sq ft industrial and distribution type units, which are arranged on the estates detailed below.

Ascot Industrial Estate

This estate comprises 12 terraced units constructed approximately 25 years ago typically providing units of 2,000 sq ft. The units are rectangular in shape, and benefit from an eaves height in excess of 20 ft in the main workshop areas. Each unit benefits from all main amenities, including separate parking and loading bay access. These units are normally let on standard commercial lease terms.

Blackhorse Road

These are generally self-contained buildings, 5,000 sq ft and over. The buildings comprise some of the older building stock on the estate, although many include good parking, and yard provisions. These units are normally let on standard commercial lease terms.

Glebe Road

This estate comprises start-up type units ranging of from 250-2,400 sq ft, located close to Norton Way North, thus benefiting from good road access. The estate comprises 10 units totalling 7,400 sq ft. The properties have a general working height of 15 ft, and benefit from generous parking provision. These units are normally let on standard commercial lease terms, and not covered by the security of tenure provisions afforded by the Landlord and Tenant Act 1954.

Green Lane One

This estate comprises 10 light industrial units each providing between 1,500 to 2,100 sq ft of accommodation. The units generally have a minimum working height of 15 ft, and each benefits from allocated parking and loading access to the front elevation. The estate also has a visitor’s car park.

These units are typically let on standard commercial leases.

Green Lane Two

This estate is conveniently located close to the junction of Green Lane and Works Road, and includes 9 industrial units varying from 450 to 6,500 sq ft providing a range of accommodation types. These are generally let on standard lease terms.

Green Lane Three

This estate provides 20 small (400-500 sq ft) business/starter unit type properties, benefiting from good access and all main services. The development also includes 2 larger self-contained units.

Jubilee Road / Lacre Way

This estate comprises 30 units ranging from 500 to 30,000 sq ft of accommodation. These units are normally let on 6-year standard commercial lease terms with a rent review after 3-years.

Such Close One and Two

The Such Close estates are adjacent to one another, being situated close to Works Road. Both the estates are let on standard commercial terms.

Such Close One, provides 15 modern industrial units ranging from 1,500 – 3,000 sq ft in size, each providing all main amenities, and allocated parking. Such Close Two provides a range of 14 smaller business units (500-1,000 sq ft), benefiting from all main amenities.

Available Properties

For details of properties currently available to let please get in touch with our letting agent, Brown and Lee. Search available properties on their website here; call 01438 316655 or email

Our property team are also on hand to deal with general enquiries. Call 01462 476047 or email

Our managing agents for commercial property tenants are Rapleys. Call 0870 777 6292 or email