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 in August 2016 and Completion took place in January 2018. Marks and Spencer opened their Food Hall for Easter at the end of March 2018.