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New Poundstretcher store to come to Felixstowe!

The ground floor commercial unit offers 541 sq m (5,826 sq ft) of prime retail space along the town’s Hamilton Road, adjacent to Caffè Nero and close to other major retailers, including Peacocks, Santander, Iceland, Shoezone, Coes and W H Smith, and next to long-established independent ladies’ fashion store, Russell Smith. It is also within a short distance of the popular seafront and close to surface parking.

Poundstretcher – established in 1981 – is a leading variety discount retailer for quality food, toiletries, garden essentials, and homeware brands. With over 350 stores nationwide, employing over 6,000 people across its chain of outlets, Poundstretcher stocks a wide selection of great-value products at competitive prices, including food, toiletries and household goods, along with an extensive range of seasonal goods.

Vanessa Penn, Managing Director of Penn Commercial, said:

"We are pleased to be welcoming Poundstretcher to Felixstowe, where we are sure that this nationwide discount retailer will provide a popular addition to the town's already thriving High Street." 

Poundstretcher will be undertaking an extensive fit-out of the premises, with the aim of opening its doors over the coming months. 

Photo caption: Penn Commercial has arranged the successful lease of the ground floor commercial unit at 55 Hamilton Road, Felixstowe – the former Marks & Spencer – to Poundstretcher. [CREDIT: Penn Commercial]

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Note to Editors:

Penn Commercial was established by Vanessa Penn in 2007 and celebrated its 15th anniversary in 2022. It provides a personal and dedicated service, with over 80 years’ combined commercial property experience across East Anglia.

Reinforced by unrivalled local knowledge across all commercial property sectors, including retail, business space, logistics, warehousing, industrial, land, investment and development, Penn acts for a range of private and public sector clients. 

The Penn team now totals ten staff, based at Fox’s Marina in Ipswich, Suffolk. 

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