Development Site, South of Cannon Street

Hull, HU2 8EB

Buy Offers Invited

Freehold Industrial / Development Opportunity

Four buildings on a site extending to c.0.5 acres

Grade II Listed ‘Hennebique’ building

Site of significant historical / architectural relevance

Offers Invited

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The properties/site in question is situated on the corner of Cannon Street and Caroline Street approximately 1 mile north of Hull City Centre fronting both Caroline Street and Cannon Street.


The site is made up of four inter-connecting buildings that outline the curtilage of the site.

Building ALocated on the south side of the site, the Victorian single storey brick-built building/annexe supports a mono-pitch lean-to roof against building B. It has a slate roof covering supported on cut timber trusses and purlins, bearing onto the piers of the solid masonry walls.

Building BConnected to building A, the building is a large Victorian brick built industrial workshop with a ground to ceiling height of approximately 10m. It has a slate roof supported on cut timber Queen post trusses and purlins.

Building CThe Grade II Listed ‘Hennebique system Ferro-Concrete’ workshop built under licence by Rosedowns Ltd in 1900. The building is constructed through reinforced concrete on the Hennebique principle to a four-storey height and painted and a square clock tower above the left cornice. It has a flat reinforced concrete roof deck and floors with its main first floor set to run through the first floor of building B supported by reinforced concrete frame of columns and beams. The building is denoted of architectural significance.

Building DAt the north side of the site is a detached 3 storey Victorian brick-built property, originally for office and ancillary accommodation. It has a slate roof covering supported on a timber roof structure with solid brick masonry external walls.

All the buildings have been empty since at least 1996. Please note the listed status extends to all the buildings located within the associated curtilage.


Three storey Ferro concrete workshop (Building C)
Ground Floor
Works Area686 sq m(7,389 sq ft)
Side Storge Bays318 sq m(3,425 sq ft)
Mezzanine Floor (works Offices)161 sq m(1,738 sq ft)
First Floor Offices685 sq m(7,369 sq ft)
Second Floor Offices303 sq m(3,259 sq ft)
Total2,153 sq m(23,180 sq ft)
Rear Factory Bay (Building A & B)
Factory1,570 sq m(16,903 sq ft)
Former Offices (Building D)
Not Measured

NOTE: Measurements taken from Chris Wilsons Associates 2005 tender document, they are provided for indicative purposes only and should not be relied upon.


The site is available For Sale with full vacant procession with offers invited.


The site and none of the buildings contained within the outlined cartilage have a rating assessment.


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Development Site, South of Cannon Street

Development Site, South of Cannon Street