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Compass Road

Cardiff Docks, Cardiff, CF10 4LB

Property Features

Availability: To Let

Size: 4.45 hectares (11.00 acres)

Property type: Storage

Use Class:

B1 (B2 / B8. The site is located within Employment Policy EC1.2 (Cardiff Port & Heliport) in the Cardiff Local Development Plan (2006-2026), defining primary uses as (port-related) activity within the above uses. The Port also benefits from extensive permitted development rights for port-related activities.  Interested parties are advised to contact City of Cardiff Council (Planning) directly.)

Lease Term:

The site offers leasehold opportunities for open storage or for bespoke development to meet individual requirements. Terms available on application.

Service Charge:

A provision will be included in any new lease for each tenant to pay a service charge, contributing to the costs of maintaining the common areas of the estate and providing on-site security.

Rent Notes:

On application.
Mains services consisting of electricity, water and drainage are available to site and can be connected at an additional cost to the ingoing tenant.


For further information, or to arrange a viewing, please contact the appointed agents.


4.45 hectares of port land available for open storage or development within the secure confines of the Port of Cardiff, 1 mile to the south of Cardiff city centre. The Port provides multimodal facilities, including quayside access capable of accommodating vessels of 35,000 dwt and a newly constructed rail loading facility to facilitate rail handling services.  ABP has invested significantly in the port over the past few years, modernising infrastructure and supply customers with specialist storage solutions and handling equipment.  Existing occupiers on the Port include Travis Perkins, Valero, Cemex, Tarmac, EMR and Bob Martin.


  • Bespoke design and build opportunities available.
  • Available as a whole or in part.
  • Level, surfaced site benefiting from perimeter fencing and multiple points of access (2.70 acres of land is currently unmade).
  • Excellent road access to Junctions 29, 30 & 33 of the M4 motorway.
  • 24-hour security - access via Rover Way or Cargo Road manned security.
  • Multimodal connectivity - Road / Rail (including new rail loading facility) / Quayside access.
  • Cargo handling services available


Compass Road is strategically situated within the heart of Cardiff Docks in Cardiff Bay, approximately 1 mile south of Cardiff city centre. The site offers the opportunity for occupiers to benefit from access to Junction 29 and 30 (east) and Junction 33 (west) of the M4 motorway via the newly extended A4232 (Eastern Bay Link) dual carriageway, as well as easy access to the centre of Cardiff, Wales’ capital city.


Register your interest

ABP Property Contacts
ABP Property

Liam Slater

Click to email 02920 835 041

ABP Property

Ralph Windeatt

Click to email 02920 835062

Cushman & Wakefield

Robert Ladd

Click to email 02920 262254 07912 798717

Cushman & Wakefield

Chris Yates

Click to email 0292 026 2272 0785 065 8050

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Misrepresentation Notice

All the above information and descriptions (whether in the text, plans or photographs) are given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact. Any areas, measurements or distances referred to are approximate only.