One City Place

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Muse Developments have completed the first phase, of c. 70,000 sq ft of BREEAM excellent office accommodation and has planning for a further six phases of development including 240 residential units on site.

One City Place comprises a six storey Grade A office building with a net internal area of approximately 70,000 sq. ft. which set new standards in terms of specification and quality in Chester City Centre.

Floor to ceiling glazing allows natural light to flood the space, revealing panoramic and inspiring views of the city. The large, column-free floor plates arranged around a central core, offers occupiers maximum flexibility for their workplace design.

Muse Developments released a time-lapse video showing the progress of work on One City Place, the six-storey office development at the heart of Chester’s new £100m Central Business Quarter. The video marked the half way point in construction of the 70,000 sq ft office space near to Chester Railway Station.The video showcased some of the milestones on site including the first ground being broken in June 2014 through to the completion of the central core from which the steel framework is hung.

Work has also completed on remodeling part of the Grade II-listed Chester Railway Station building and former rail car park to create a new landscaped attractive public realm area and gateway from the station into the Central Business Quarter. Carriage Shed is a unique semi-covered event space with events taking place throughout the year. Providing the very best in city centre entertainment, this flexible location will be utilised for everything from open-air theatre to art installations. Visit the website at

Project Contact: Chris Capes, Programme Manager – Email Chris