Savills | HMRC Riverside Estate, Shipley, Collector Of Taxes, Account Office, Victoria Street, Shipley | Property for sale
11.83 Ac(4.79 Ha)
Price on application

HMRC Riverside Estate, ShipleyCollector Of Taxes, Account Office, Victoria Street, Shipley

  • Freehold

Key features

  • Freehold Residential Site around 11.73 acres
  • Site offered for sale by informal tender.

Freehold Residential Site

About this property

  • The property comprises a substantial office building with ancillary uses that extends to approximately 234,626 sq ft (21,797 sq m) on an extensive site of approximately 11.83 acres (4.78 hectares). The building was commissioned by the Government and specifically designed to provide the Inland Revenue with a highly functional office, computer and postal distribution space. The site was formally opened in 1978. HMRC are currently operating from the site with vacant possession expected by the 1st October 2021. The main building extends to 7 floors including basement and lower ground floor and is of frame construction with concrete panel elevations incorporating bands of glazed curtain walling. The main building is on the eastern part of the site and the macadam surface car park is on the western part of the property. There is an attached welfare block with a distinctive pyramidal roof structure, which provides recreation space including 2 squash courts, lounge and bar.

Local information

  • The site is located to the north of Shipley, which is an attractive and historic mill town approximately 4 miles north of Bradford and 14 miles west of Leeds. It is within the City of Bradford local authority area.
  • The site is situated immediately to the south of the River Aire, to the west of numerous residential blocks including Victoria Mills, Masons Mill and New Mill, and to the east of the Leeds Liverpool Canal. On the opposite side of the canal are numerous offices and further around to the west, is the internationally acclaimed Salts Mill complex which is a UNESCO world heritage site. There is also the ongoing development of a new Lidl supermarket and Costa Coffee at the former Airedale Mills site a short
  • distance east of the sale site.