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TESCO - Proposed Sheringham Store to be a quarter smaller than previous plans
Tesco has announced that the size of the proposed supermarket is about a quarter smaller than the previous proposed store and will have about the same sales space as the Tesco supermarket in Aylsham. Previous plans for a supermarket in Sheringham put the total building size of the store at 2,760m2. The new store will be about 2,100m2 and have a sales space of approximately 1,200-1,250m2 (the previous proposal was 1,500 m2).
A major change in the different options for the store put it as close to
Station Road as possible to attract visitors to the rest of Sheringhams shops. The
Tesco will offer a good range of food and groceries for the main food shopping trip, with
a very limited selection of other goods, reflecting views on the previous plans.
Nick Gellatly of Tesco said: "Our new architects, Wilkinson Eyre, have
The official decision on our last proposal also confirmed that Sheringham needs a supermarket but that it should be smaller than our previous plans. We also know the store must be big enough to attract new visitors to town thats what we are proposing.