About Us

The Gaunt family have been involved with Sunny Bank Mills for six generations. They are committed to creating a stimulating environment from which to run your business and to restoring the historic Sunny Bank Mills to an exceptional standard with all modern facilities.


“Our mission is to create an environment in which businesses, employees and visitors alike can take inspiration”

William Gaunt and John Gaunt are passionate about restoring the family mills and promoting business and community in the village.

“We are returning the buildings to their former glory for future generations to enjoy”

“In much the same way as we produced the highest quality cloth, so we approach the regeneration of Sunny Bank Mills,
to produce buildings we can be justly proud of.”

On site management team:

The Estate office is based in The Sandsgate Building where a responsive and experienced on site management team work closely with the tenants to allow
them to run their businesses and take care of any problems speedily and efficiently.

michael-whitakerMichael Whitaker has worked in mills all his life and has been at Sunny Bank for 10 years. He is passionate about mills and maintaining high standards of service and a quality environment for the tenants at Sunny Bank Mills.


Sunny Bank Mills has space available to suit every need, to find out more about how Sunny Bank Mills could help you out please click below



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