“Aiden Johnson-Hugill, Director at Grenadier said that the company will be taking control of the site and are ready to start work.
Phase 1 of the Exmouth seafront regeneration project [EDDC-funded realignment of the road] has been completed.
East Devon District Council has confirmed that the works to build the new Queen’s Drive car park and to realign the road were completed by the target date of June 19.
It means that Grenadier Estates are legally required to take over the lease of the site where the new watersports centre they are set to build within five days.
An East Devon District Council spokesman confirmed that their solicitors have been instructed to complete the lease with Grenadier Estates.
And Aiden Johnson-Hugill, Director at Grenadier said that the company will be taking control of the site and are ready to start work.
He added: “Work is due to begin on Exmouth’s new sustainable beachfront development, Sideshore, this summer. East Devon District Council has informed Grenadier that the road realignment has been completed and we will now be taking control of the site ready to start works on this exciting project.
“Grenadier is close to selecting their preferred construction partner who will deliver the building in time for the 2020 summer.
“We are also in the process of starting to market the exciting retail opportunity within the scheme and the summer “pods” that will provide a prime location for small businesses looking to benefit from the development’s dramatic location.”