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Commercial Property To Rent

Looking for a business property or site in Ashford? You can use our online property database to search for commercial property in the borough. You can filter your search by property size, type or tenure.

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Please email the Economic Development team if you can't find what you're looking for. They can help and will let you know about opportunities that are available, or that will be in the future.

Council-owned commercial premises

We own and manage a number of commercial properties. If you are interested in renting property from us then please click on one of the links below to jump to the relevant part of the page.

Office Space

International HouseInternational House office block, with some bushes in the foreground

International House is a landmark office building in the heart of the town. It is located opposite Ashford International Station and is easy to access from junctions 9 and 10 of the M20 motorway. The high speed train service to London St Pancras takes 38 minutes. Meanwhile the Eurostar can travel from Ashford to Paris in under two hours and the motorway provides access to the Channel Tunnel and the Port of Dover.

The office block is a five minute walk from the town centre and a 10 minute walk to the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet.

Offices to rent

Vacancies are advertised through Atrium Commercial Surveyors. If you are interested in finding out about current vacancies then email Atrium Surveyors or telephone 01233 797007.

Commercial QuarterConnect 38 building with vehicles queuing at traffic lights in front

Connect 38 is a 60,000 sq ft office building. Construction was completed in spring 2018.

It only takes a few minutes to walk from the office block to Ashford International Station.

The building fronts Station Approach, Station Road and Tannery Lane. It is within a five minute walk of the town centre shopping area and a 10 minute walk to the McArthur Glen Designer Outlet.

Find out more about Connect 38.

Connect 38 offices to rent

Lettings are being advertised through Altus Group.

To find out more about current availability email Stephen Richmond at Altus Group or telephone 01322 285588.

Other office space to rent

For more information about office accommodation owned by the council please email the Corporate Property and Projects Team.

Industrial Units

Ellingham Industrial EstateEllingham Industrial Estate unit

Ellingham Industrial Estate is located in South Ashford with easy access to Ashford town centre and Junction 10 of the M20.

Unit facilities

These units generally have WC facilities, skylights within the roof, a concrete floor and an up-and-over door. There is also concrete hardstanding for loading/unloading and limited car parking. Additional parking can be found in the shared car parks that are available across the estate.

Vacancies are advertised through Sibley Pares. If you are interested in finding out about current vacancies please email Phil Hubbard or email Joel Wyatt, or telephone Sibley Pares on 01622 673086.

Carlton Road Business ParkCarlton Road units

Carlton Road Business Park is a new and secure gated industrial park development. There are 28 flexible industrial/warehouse units. The park is located within the well-established Cobbs Wood Industrial Estate, which lies roughly half a mile west of Ashford town centre and one mile from J9 of the M20. 

View more information about the units on the Carlton Road Business Park brochure [pdf] 1370KB.

Vacancies are being advertised through our agent Altus Group. If you are interested in finding out what is available please email Tom Booker, Chris Birch or Stephen Richmond.

Want to know more?

If you would like any further information about Ellingham or Carlton Road, please email the Corporate Property and Projects Team.

Retail Units

Retail units in the town centre

Park Mall Shopping CentrePark Mall sign

We purchased Park Mall in June 2015. Since then we have regenerated it into a thriving shopping centre. It has a variety of shops and businesses, including a number of unique independent shops.

How to rent a shop in Park Mall

Vacancies at Park Mall are advertised through Cradick Retail

Want to know more?

Visit the Park Mall website for more information. You can visit Love Ashford for information about events and retail offers in the town centre.

Retail units outside of the town centrePark Mall shops

We own other smaller retail units around Ashford. Vacancies in these units are rare as most are let on long term leases.

For more information about any of our retail spaces please email the Corporate Property and Projects Team.

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