St.James Industrial Estate

St James redevelopment The Council has completely redeveloped the 1980's St.James Industrial Estate at Westhampnett Road, Chichester, PO19 7JU. The new energy efficient industrial units will provide high quality industrial and storage space (Use Classes E(g)(ii), E(g)(iii) & B8) close to the city centre. The Estate provides easy access to the main road and rail networks to Brighton, Southampton and London.

Chichester District

The location of Chichester offers a unique opportunity to invest in an area of outstanding natural beauty, fascinating history and commercial success. Sandwiched between the stunning South Downs National Park and the beautiful South Coast of England, the city is well served by excellent transport and communications links to London (via regular direct rail services), the rest of the UK, Europe (via Portsmouth and Southampton) and beyond. The district has a thriving business community and provides an excellent base for those looking to establish themselves and flourish. 

Viewing properties owned or controlled by the Chichester District

To view any properties owned or controlled:

  1. Visit our  map showing the properties owned or controlled by the District Council
  2. Within the map, open up the relevant section, and tick 'property ownership'.

Premises to Let

Chichester District Council also has the following accommodation available to let within the district:

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Property information

East Beach Kiosk

Catering Opportunity - East Beach Kiosk, Selsey

  • The Council would welcome tenders from parties interested in operating the kiosk or expanding the existing catering offer.

  • For further details and for a tender pack please contact:

    Estates Service on (01243) 534632 or


  • Closing date for informal tenders 12 noon on Wednesday 25th January 2023
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3 The Ridgeway, Chichester

  • Retail shop (906 sqft) plus 2 -storey maisonette in a parade of seven shops
  • Full repair and insuring lease
  • Offering a lease of the above property with a guide price of £23,000 pa exclusive
  • Located in the north-west of the city
  • Competitive sealed bids to be submitted by 12 noon on 22nd December 2022
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8 Crane Street

8 Crane Street, Chichester

7a Crane Street, Chichester

7a Crane Street, Chichester

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3a Crane Street, Chichester

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29b South Street, Chichester

Willow Park

Plot 4B, Willow Park, Terminus Road, Chichester (under offer)

About the Estates Service

The Estates Service deals with all the property within the council's ownership. This includes acquisitions and disposals, management and letting of commercial properties as well as the general management of the council's non-operational property portfolio.

For general enquires with regard to council owned property as well as general land ownership enquiries, please contact the Estates Service:

Estates Service
Estates Service
Chichester District Council
East Pallant House
West Sussex
PO19 1TY
United Kingdom

Council property ownership details

The Government now requires local councils to publish a variety of details in accordance with what is known as the Transparency Code.

Asset Management Plan 2016-2021

The Council has produced an Asset Management Plan for the period 2016-2021.