Discovery has purchased the former Baton Public House in Marshallswick, St Albans. Planning consent for a development comprising a Foodhall for Marks & Spencer of 9,200 sq. ft. with 14 flats on the first and second floors. The scheme has 21 car parking spaces for the retailer with a further 5 dedicated car parking spaces for the residential units. The scheme is funded by Britten Properties. Work started on site in August 2016 with completion due in summer 2017.