Ashford Designer Outlet

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McArther Glen Designer Outlet
Ashford Designer Outlet (2007).jpg
General information
Type Shopping Centre
Location Ashford, Kent, England
Coordinates 51°08′11″N 0°52′39″E / 51.13639°N 0.87750°E / 51.13639; 0.87750Coordinates: 51°08′11″N 0°52′39″E / 51.13639°N 0.87750°E / 51.13639; 0.87750
Completed 2000
Height
Antenna spire 324 m (1,063 ft)
Roof 80 ft (24 m)
Design and construction
Architect Richard Rogers
Structural engineer Richard Rogers

The Ashford Designer Outlet is a shopping centre in Ashford, Kent, England.

The McArthurGlen Ashford Designer Outlet was designed by architect Lord Richard Rogers and engineers Buro Happold, and opened in March 2000. There are over 120 designer brands located at the shopping outlet.

It is located 5 minutes walk away from Ashford town centre, adjacent to the Ashford International Eurostar station and a few minutes' drive from Junction 10 of the M20 motorway.

There is a regular bus that visits each Ashford Town, International Station and Ashford Designer Outlet, on a regular cycle, every 15 minutes. Also frequent local buses serve ASDA oppisite the centre including The A Line every 10 minutes.

On 15 November 2013, the Ashford Designer Outlet confirmed plans to almost double in size.[1]

The Ashford Designer Outlet is also the principal inspiration for the local magazine 'The Ashford Outlet'.

With more than 80 stores, cafés and restaurants where you can find your favourite labels with price reductions of up to 60%, all year round. Easy to reach from Gatwick International Airport, our Designer Outlet offers endless entertainment, from upscale restaurants and entertaining events throughout the year. [promotional language]

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