5 April 2019/ New-to-Market

New on the market: New retail units to let in Coventry - highlights from w/c 1st April

With a historic centre, great accessibility and growing industry, Coventry welcomes thousands of people every day, including shoppers. Across the city, retail units are popping up for rent, giving new and thriving business owners the chance to sell their wares. From spacious city centre units to small suburban spaces, you’ll find a selection of opportunities in this Midlands city.

Click here to see a list of retail units available in Coventry. 

Here are our recent highlights for Coventry retail units:

Unit 66-78, Lower Precinct Shopping Centre, CV1 1NQ


Located in a busy shopping centre, this unit is perfect for ambitious retail businesses. This city centre unit is set up to receive a huge amount of footfall, as it’s just off the major road, Corporation Street, near Pizza Hut, Café Nero and New Look. This large space offers the chance to establish a major shop right in the heart of this historic city. 

  • Size: 740 sq ft
  • Rent: £95,000 per annum
  • Key features: Car park, prominent location

132 Gulson Road, Coventry CV1 2JF


Still within the CV1 postcode, this retail unit is very close to the city centre along the Gulson Road residential and commercial area. In fact, the city centre is just five minutes’ walk away. Spread over three floors, the retail unit provides the opportunity for both a customer-facing and private space.

  • Size: 943 sq ft
  • Rent: £7,000 per annum
  • Key features: Three floors, roller shutters 

Unit 12 Cathedral Lanes Shopping Centre, Broadgate, Coventry, CV1 1LL


Cathedral Lanes is a major food and drink destination in Coventry, refurbished in 2006 to make it even more popular. It is home to big names such as Slug and Lettuce, Cosy Club, Wagamama, the Botanist and Zizzi. With another unit now available, there is the chance for a new restaurant business to join this stylish corner of the city.

  • Size: 4,250 sq ft
  • Rent: POA
  • Key features: Restaurant 

21 Spon Street, Coventry, CV1 3BA


A listed timber frame building, this retail unit offers a unique opportunity to base your business in a beautiful, historic space. It has previously been used as a restaurant, and it’s easy to see why customers would enjoy a meal in this property dating back to 1550. Male and female WCs, a ground floor cellar and enclosed yard make it perfectly set up for a food and drink or retail business.

  • Size: 212 sq ft
  • Rent: £20,000 per annum
  • Key features: Restaurant, Kitchen, Storage.

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149 Daventry Road, Coventry, CV3 5HD


Just one mile from the city centre lies Daventry Road, which is home to numerous convenience stores and fast food outlets, such as Boots, Greggs, Domino’s Pizza and a few large banks. A property along this road is now available to let, boasting a first and second floor accommodation, on-street parking and a secure locking system.

  • Size: 263 sq ft
  • Rent: £57,000 per annum
  • Key features: Mid parade, on-street parking

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To see all the retail units available to let in Coventry, click here.