Skegness Pier, one of the UK’s most iconic visitor attractions, is hitting the market.
Christie & Co, has been instructed to sell the pier, which was last acquired by Robin Mitchell, entrepreneur of a multi-national kiddie-ride manufacturing business established in the early 1960’s.
The pier has been in the same family ownership since 1976 and is being offered for sale due to retirement.
The pier was officially opened on 4 June 1881, by the then Duke of Edinburgh, following a nationwide design competition. Typical of designs for the era, it was extended to 1,817 ft long with a deck width of 25ft.
Following many years of evolution, Skegness Pier today comprises a three-deck structure situated
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