The Union Carriage Works is an historic late Victorian warehouse in Guildhall Street, Preston, being refurbished and converted into wonderful new homes by Etc Urban Developments. This is a unique opportunity to purchase a genuine loft apartment in the heart of Preston located between Fishergate and Winckley Square. Most of the spacious duplex and two-storey homes come with a generous sized, west-facing balcony. Secure basement parking is also available.

The Union Carriage Works was opened as a carriage and auto-car manufacturer by James Walmsley in 1897 in Guildhall Street in Preston with “upwards of 100 carriages, the latest and lightest designs”.

Beautifully designed selection of 18 generously proportioned studio, one, two & three bedroom apartments. To enhance the feeling of spaciousness, each loft apartment is either split across two floors or benefits from spectacular floor to ceiling heights of up to 4 metres. Nine of the apartments come with large, private rear facing balconies, accessed through full height sliding glass doors. This is a unique opportunity to purchase a genuine loft apartment.

  • A selection of spacious, light & airy loft style apartments

  • The retention of the building’s ornate period features, exposed brickwork, timber trusses & beams

  • Accessibility to Winckley Square, Avenham & Miller Parks, the city centre’s largest green spaces

  • Local & national transport links from Preston railway station to Manchester, Glasgow & London

  • Within 1 hour of Manchester International Airport

  • Within easy reach of the University of Central Lancashire

  • Help to Buy available