Richard Lucas

Property Consultants

Prime leisure unit, Reel Cinema, Blackburn (now let)


The leisure unit adjoins the cinema foyer of the new 8 screen state-of-the art Reel Cinema, due to open in December 2020. The cinema, with undercroft parking, is located close to Blackburn College campus, which has around 11,000 students, and Blackburn Sports and Leisure Centre. Diagonally opposite is the important 3,000 capacity St George’s Hall concert venue on Blakey Moor, where the Council and Heritage Lottery Fund are restoring the Victorian terrace for new restaurants and bars, as part of the new leisure and cultural quarter. Immediately adjacent to the cinema is the Feilden multi-storey car park.

Blackburn with Darwen unitary authority has a population of 147, 489 (2011 Census).


The unit has an approximate floor area of 1,864 sq ft (173.21 sq m) and will be handed over in a developer’s shell state. There is potential to include a mezzanine floor, if required. The unit benefits from an external seating area. (NB. floor area taken from architect’s plans and subject to on-site verification).


The unit is available to let by way of a new effectively full repairing and insuring sub-lease on terms to be agreed.


On application.

Service Charge

A service charge will be payable towards the upkeep of the building and the common parts.


The unit has A3 use - Class E (Commercial, Business and Service).


An EPC will be provided on completion of the development.

Business Rates

The unit has yet to be assessed for business rates.

Professional Costs

Each party to bear its own legal and professional costs.


For further information please contact Richard Lucas Property Consultants Ltd.