Basepoint Business Centres offer a range of high quality, cost effective serviced and managed workspaces including offices, studios and light industrial workshops on flexible terms. We also have on-site serviced meeting rooms available to both in-house licensees and external clients. For those that do not need a physical presence in the centre, or are taking the first steps into business, we also offer mailbox and virtual office options, again these are all available on flexible terms.
The Newhaven centre is situated on Denton Island, a short walk from the town centre and within easy access of the train station, bus routes and road and there’s even a regular ferry service to France. The centre itself is a modern building, built in 2007 and extended in 2016 and offers a range of offices and light industrial workshops. Our offices start at 140 sq. ft., perfect for 1-2 people all the way up to our largest space which is 850 sq. Ft.
On-site we offer high speed broadband services, VOIP telephone system and on-site fully serviced meeting rooms. Our flexible breakout area gives licensees and visitors a pleasant space to take a break, have an informal meeting or network with like minded business people, and if you here on a Friday morning your likely to find a fresh pot of coffee and biscuits on the go too.
We aim to build business communities, which is why we’re such big advocates of networking. We host bi-monthly B2B networking events which are open to the local business community and are completely free to attend. We also play host to regular coffee mornings, charity events and there is normally always cake involved.
What types of businesses benefit from being at Basepoint?
Our centres are home to a variety of different businesses, from start-ups to well established companies and anything else in between. The flexible agreements mean your office can grow with your business, often businesses start in a 1-2 person office and expand within the centre without having to change their address or phone number.
We have a broad selection of businesses that call Basepoint home, from mortgage brokers and accountants to e-commerce and creatives, we’re lucky to be surrounded by an inspiring group of individuals.
How long have you been in Newhaven?
The centre was purpose built by Lewes District Council, opening it’s doors in November 2007 and since it’s opening Basepoint have managed the site, creating a business community for small and medium sized businesses in Newhaven and the surrounding areas.
Why is Newhaven a good place to do business?
Newhaven is a great town with so much potential, the ferry to France is on our doorstep and we have great transport links to Brighton and London, as well as the wonderful views over the South Downs of course.
Now, with Newhaven being an Enterprise Zone it is rapidly enjoying economic growth and is a thriving commercial port town with fantastic opportunities for businesses looking to innovate and grow. You can find out more about the Enterprise Zone via their website