Elwick Place Development

In the heart of the town centre, under eight minutes from the International Station, only 38 minutes to London by high speed train since 2009 and providing international access to Europe: 1 hour 52 minutes to Paris, 1 hour 37 minutes from Brussels and 56 minutes to Lille by Eurostar.

Site Description

The brownfield site represents over £75 million of investment in Ashford town centre. The development will include;

  • 6 screen boutique cinema
  • 58-room Travelodge hotel
  • 8 restaurants and cafes
  • 282 space car park
  • 200 apartments


The site is in close proximity to the Commercial Quarter, County Square Shopping Centre and the Ashford Designer Outlet.

Elwick Place is located within Ashford’s award-winning, multi-million pound Shared Space public realm scheme.


Joint Venture Partnership between Ashford Borough Council and Stanhope Plc.


  • 6.65 acre site


Phase 1 started in Summer 2017, with construction expected to be completed in 18 months.

Main Contacts

Gary Bourne, Stanhope Plc

Email: info@stanhopeplc.com

Phone: 0207 170700

Planning Position

Site TC3 Elwick Place forms part of the Town Centre Area Action Plan adopted in February 2010 and provides indicative quantums of development for 22,000sqm retail/leisure, 5,000sqm commercial and 300 residential units.

Planning permission granted for the Phase 1 Cinema, restaurants, Hotel and parking development.

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