Milburngate is a 450,000 sq ft mixed-use development that sits at the heart of the region, comprising bespoke office space, luxury apartments, a hotel and the city’s best bars and restaurants.

Located in Durham City, on the banks of the River Wear, Milburngate is a unique opportunity to take advantage of high specification commercial and residential property in the north east’s most prestigious development, with convenient access to the region’s transport network and extensive talent pool. Once complete, Milburngate will offer a blend of architectural excellence and public spaces where people live, work and relax, all framed by unrivalled views of the Durham Castle and Cathedral World Heritage Site.

Office Space: Milburngate will offer Grade A office space to let, as well as providing your business an early opportunity to influence the design and finishes specific to your requirements; meaning you have the chance to choose a working environment that matches the current needs and future ambitions of your organisation

Phase 1, One Milburngate, provides 54,000 sq ft of office space, available in flexible floor plates of 10,445 sq ft and suites from 3,948 sq ft upwards. Offices will be available to rent from May 2022.

This will be followed by a Phase 2 comprising a further 177,000 sq ft of space to let.

Retail and Leisure:  The development will feature 48,000 sq ft of high-quality retail and leisure units to let from 1,100-9,000 sq ft, all complemented by another 390,000 sq ft of hotels, luxury apartments and contemporary offices.  Millburngate has already attracted occupiers including Premier Inn, Bar + Block, Pitcher & Piano, Miller & Carter and an Everyman Cinema.


Size: 2.2ha
Proposed master plan output: 48,000 sq ft of restaurant, retail and leisure space anchored by Everyman cinema, 54,000 sq ft of Grade A offices in Phase 1, 149 luxury apartments, 88 bed hotel, up to 600 car spaces, 200m river frontage
Total investment cost: £165,
Site owner/partner: Arlington \ Richardson
Site requirements: Occupiers
Address: Framwelgate Waterside, Durham DH1, UK

Development Opportunity Category:

City and Town Centre



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For more information please contact:

Neil McMillan Allan Cook


Framwelgate Waterside, Durham DH1, UK