Nicholson Nairn are delighted to be lead designer in this exciting project. The project includes a new driving range with associated car parking. The building will include a bar/restaurant, golf retail unit as well as the inclusion of replacement golf club facilities. The project will be facilitated by 2no. new vehicle access points from West Street and the reconfiguration of the golf course.
It is proposed to construct the Big Shots facility to the north-eastern corner of Wallsend Golf Club, with the range extending south eastwards. This will comprise a two storey building with golf bays fronting the driving range at Ground and First Floor level with the additional facilities extending to the rear of the bays.
The Big Shots concept is a revolutionary venture launched in Texas in 2017, that aims to deliver golf to a younger and more diverse market in a manner beyond the common perceptions of traditional golf clubs and driving ranges. Using the latest virtual reality digital technology, in addition to extensive outdoor facilities, Big Shots Golf delivers state of the art facilities for both those new to the game and also accomplished golfers. A typical Big Shots golf facility provides both serious golfing facilities alongside encouraging both group and family sporting entertainment.