Gothic Glamour – St. John’s House

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 This impressive, Grade II Listed Building with planning consent for a 43 bedroom Boutique Hotel, is vacant apart from an income producing letting to Dr. Duncans on part of the ground floor.

St. John’s House could be suitable for other uses including owner occupier or residential / student letting subject to planning. The late 19th Century former Pearl Assurance Building was constructed by the renowned architect, Alfred Waterhouse. The centre piece is the striking octagonal corner tower, the granite elevations extend to the entire 5 storeys and are punctuated by large sash picture windows.

The property enjoys an unparalleled view across St. John’s Gardens to the Museums, Central Library and Walker Art Gallery, with St. Georges Hall to one side. It’s highly prominent and visible position places it at the heart of Liverpool City Centre’s cultural attractions.

The upper floors are high quality office space, set out with a mix of private offices, meeting rooms and open plan office space. The specification includes central heating / comfort cooling, carpet tiles and florescent lighting. An 8 person passenger lift serves all floors.

Liverpool is the 5th largest city in the UK and has the fastest rising productivity of any major city outside London.

7.2 million people live withing a 1 hour commute

There are 4 universities and a student population of 62,000.

Liverpool’s Waterfront is a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Queen Square is easily accessible by road, rail and bus. Liverpool has it’s own underground loop giving direct access to Lime Street Station, linking Liverpool to the rest of the UK. Within 8 miles is Liverpool John Lennon airport with direct flights to the major cities of Europe.

Click on the link for more information - St Johns brochure       

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