A.W. Scott occupies substantial three-storey premises, ideally located in Cross Gates, Leeds, West Yorkshire. The property is situated within a parade of complimentary shops and businesses on the busy Austhorpe Road, therefore benefiting from a heavy footfall and passing trade. The business also benefits from on-street parking facilities within the area. The property is surrounded by densely populated residential areas, from which the business derives much trade.
Cross Gates is a very popular place in which to live and work, due to its close proximity to Leeds city centre. According to the 2011 census, Leeds has a residential population of 757,700, making it the third largest city in the United Kingdom. The city has the fourth largest student population and is therefore one of the UKs hotspots for nightlife.
There is a lot of investment in the area, with many more retail outlets being added. The post office which is close by is in the process of building 4 retail shops on the side. Also there is a proposed Weatherspoon's and Papa Johns Takeaway these are fantastic additions to the area and is proposed to bring in further footfall.
The area of the business is well-served by the public transport system, with bus stops within easy walking distance of the property. Cross Gates railway station is just over 5 minutes walk away. The area is also well served by the A-roads, with the A6120 being within easy driving distance, which links to the national A-road and motorway networks. Leeds city centre is approximately 5½ miles away and York is 20½ miles away.