DuPont — which ranks among the many world’s largest chemical corporations — is itemizing on the market 370 acres it owns in Previous Hickory and partly positioned on the Cumberland River.
The principle handle of the East Davidson County industrial-zoned property, which advertising supplies observe may also be leased, is 1002 Industrial Drive. Nevertheless, there’s some query that the property affords an handle of 400 Swinging Bridge Street.
DuPont Specialty Merchandise USA LLC owns the multi-parcel property, having paid $3.8 million for it in February 2019, Metro information present. The DuPont possession historical past of the property dates to 1936, with the corporate’s worker wants on the time having yielded the Previous Hickory residential group.
DuPont, officers for which couldn’t be reached for remark, seemingly nonetheless undertakes some operations on the website. Davie, Florida-based BHT Properties Group is advertising the property for lease or on the market.
The property sits inside Metro Councilmember Larry Hagar’s District 11. Hagar had the property rezoned to industrial restrictive in 2016, with the zoning limiting any future use to work and/or storage being finished inside buildings (and never carried out open air).
Of observe, the precise space during which the property sits remains to be typically known as “Rayon Metropolis” as DuPont as soon as made rayon, a semi-synthetic fiber used to make some clothes gadgets. Longtime Nashvillians will recall the long-closed DuPont Excessive Faculty operated earlier than Davidson County started providing giant complete excessive colleges within the late Seventies to early Nineteen Eighties.
DuPont is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, with the unique iteration of at present’s firm having been based in 1802. DuPont income for 2021 was about $16.65 billion.