Industrial units for rent in Consett, County Durham

Our industrial park provides over 33,00 square feet of industrial units and workshops to rent in Consett, County Durham.

Welcome to BizSpace Consett, home to a variety of different-sized units for light industrial use, workshops, and storage.

Our industrial park is ideally located in the heart of County Durham, close to the small town of Consett, near the A68 providing excellent access to the rest of the UK. We’re ideal for small and growing businesses; our units provide space and security, and come with sought-after amenities, including free secure parking, 24-hour access, roller shutter doors and access for loading and turning.

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How to find BizSpace Consett?

BizSpace Consett

Hownsgill Industrial Estate, Knitsley Lane, Consett, DH8 7NU

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We are less than a mile from Consett town centre, located in the Hownsgill Industrial Estate, home to many local businesses. The town centre, with its various shops, supermarkets, and eateries, takes only 15 minutes to reach on foot or less than a five-minute cycle. Being located on the town’s outskirts means we’re easy to get and secure and provide excellent access to and away from the northeast of England. Durham is 12 miles southeast of BizSpace Consett, and Newcastle upon Tyne is 15 miles to the northeast.

Monday 09:00 – 17:00 Tuesday 08:30 – 17:30 Wednesday 08:30 – 17:30 Thursday 08:30 – 17:30 Friday 08:30 – 17:30
Coming to visit us? We’re easy to find:

By car: We’re conveniently located just off the A692 – the main road linking the A68 in County Durham to the west and the A1 in Newcastle to the east. From the A68, we’re roughly two and a half miles, taking around five minutes. From Consett town centre, it’s approximately a four-minute drive via Knitsley Lane. Newcastle is about 30 – 40 minutes away, and Durham is about 25 minutes away.  

By train: The closest train stations are Stocksfield – roughly ten miles away – and Durham – approximately 12 miles away. From here, the best mode of public transport is the bus. From Durham, the X5, X15, and X45 X lines take roughly an hour.  

By bus: There are several bus stops nearby. Hownsgill Industrial estate bus stop – located less than a one-minute walk away – is served by the X45 X-lines, 16 and 16A Durham Diamond buses. The chequers stop – about a two-minute walk away – is also served by the 824 and 826 buses.  

By air: Newcastle airport is the closest airport, less than 20 miles away. From here, it’s roughly a half an hour’s drive via the A694. Public transport via Newcastle upon Tyne will take longer – just under two hours. From here, take the X45, X71 or X72 X lines service.  

If BizSpace Consett isn’t quite what you’re after, we have an extensive network of industrial units in the North East like BizSpace Stanley, BizSpace Gateshead Felling, BizSpace Hebburn, BizSpace Peterlee and BizSpace Hartlepool.  

Workshops for rent in Consett

BizSpace Consett offers 33,304 square feet (3,093 square metres) of industrial space and storage units. We have commercial units to be used as workshops, light industrial work, or storage that range in size from 5,350 – 11,302 square feet (497 – 1,049 square metres). Each unit offers excellent vehicle access for loading and unloading purposes and benefits from 24-hour access and site security.

A large Workshop Unit

Large Unit

750 – 11000 sq ft.

Larger workshop units over 750 square feet. Ideal for larger companies looking for ample space to work and store items.

BizSpace Consett

Hownsgill Industrial Estate, Knitsley Lane, Consett, DH8 7NU See map

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