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Investment sites - Daimler Wharf


Address:  Coventry West Midlands CV1 4DQ United Kingdom

Size: 6 acres / 2.4 Hectares 
Planning use: Residential, Leisure, Employment 
Developer: The Wigley Group
Planning authority: Coventry City Council


The site is situated immediately north of Coventry City Centre accessed off Abbotts Lane with a secondary access road off Upper Hill Street to the south west and occupies a prominent and highly visible location adjoining the Coventry inner ring road (A4053) and is situated in a mixed use area comprising traditional terraced houses, some commercial uses and a community fire station. It is located within walking distance of Coventry City Centre and is approximately 0.6 miles to the west of Coventry University.


Master planning of a mixed use, canal-side site in Coventry. The development of over 6 acres between Sandy Lane and the Coventry Canal, and adjacent to the highly-successful Electric Wharf live-work scheme. Daimler Wharf will be within easy walking distance of the Canal Basin and city centre. The scheme – which will include the Daimler Powerhouse arts complex – will feature houses, apartments, employment and some leisure and recreation.  

Local developers and site owners The Wigley Group will be working up the outline scheme over the next 12 months.



6 acres (2.4 hectares)

Business/Planning use

Class Code: D2, C2, C3, B1 - Residential, Leisure, Employment


The Wigley Group

Planning authority

Coventry City Council

Local companies

Electric Wharf

City Centre

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