Westgate, Oxford - Revo Study Tours14 July 2017
Thursday 29 June
Revo’s recent tour of Westgate Oxford, a joint venture between Landsec and The Crown Estate was a unique opportunity to hear from the Landsec team first hand as they near completion ahead of its launch in creating the ultimate retail and lifestyle destination.
Set to open on Tuesday 24 October, Westgate Oxford is seen as one of the highly anticipated openings of this year. Boasting over 800,000 sq. ft. of retail led space which includes; over 100 retail units, over 25 food and beverage operators, 1000 car spaces and 59 residential spaces. It will generate up to 3400 full and part time jobs within the retail and operations sector.
Oxford is a highly popular destination and sees up to 10,000 visitors a year with up to 1 million staying overnight. Westgate will look to create touch points of difference throughout the scheme ensuring Westgate offers something for everyone; visitors and residents alike. Key innovations include a roof terrace which will overlook the Spires alongside Westgate’s new leisure space which incorporates a new 5 screen Curzon Cinema and also Junkyard Golf –the new crazy golf phenomenon, Oxford being only it’s third location outside of London. John Lewis is the key anchor retailer and joins Next, Primark, The Breakfast Club, The Alchemist, Dirty Jones and Cinnamon Kitchen among others in the line-up of exciting brands coming to Westgate.
Feedback from the tour’s delegates included James Parr from Cushman and Wakefield who found the event particularly informative. Lisa Reid from JLL reflected that it was a great event for an exciting development which she plans to visit later this year once it has opened.
Westgate Oxford will excite and delight as it becomes an inspirational destination like no other naturally nestling in the fabric of the fabulous city of Oxford.
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