Innovation House, Sizer Street, Preston

Redevelopment site with potential for student accommodation or a variety of alternative uses S.T.P.

0.251 hectares ( 0.62 acres )

Guide Price Upon Application


The site is situated fronting Moor Lane (A5071) being one of the main thoroughfares leading into the city centre and particularly the University Quarter.

The block is bounded by Moor Lane, Sizer, Ashmore and Victoria Street.

The location is within the Harrington site (Purple zone) of the University of Central Lancashire being less than 400 m from the Student Union.

The city centre lies immediately to the South including the bus station and mainline railway station.

UCLan is one of the largest and fastest growing Universities in the UK with a staff and student population approaching 38,000 and offers 600 under and postgraduate programmes.

UCLan continues to grow and invest in new facilities to support teaching, learning and leisure activities with student numbers expected to increase.


Industrial premises and site occupying the majority of the block with the exception of 1 property/ownership.

The property comprises a number of interlinked buildings being of mixed construction following phased expansion. Generally the premises are of brick construction beneath pitched slate roofs including profile clad roofs providing a mix of workshop and office accommodation predominantly over 2 levels although the self contained offices fronting Moor Lane offer accommodation over 3 levels.

To the North and South of the site are 2 car parks in addition to a concreted central yard servicing several of the buildings.

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