The Ship building in Plymouth provides businesses with a stunning, flexible, and conveniently situated office spaces in which to thrive. With a range of options available to suit your unique needs, The Ship truly is the ‘Spirit of Enterprise’.
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The Ship “Spirit of Enterprise” celebrated its re-launch in December 2015. Over 250 people attended, including The Ship’s acclaimed architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, Deputy Lord Lieutenant for Devon Sir Richard Ibbotson, and Lord Mayor Councillor Dr John Mahony, to celebrate the building’s future.
COMMERCIAL AND OFFICE SPACE IN PLYMOUTH
- Self-contained office for up to 200 people
- Light open plan area with individual offices
- Staff training room
- 24 hour access
- Dedicated parking
- Flexible rental terms
- Access to excellent facilities
Located at the bow of The Ship, this self-contained open plan space incorporates 9 individual offices and a staff training room. The building also incorporates a reception area, staff kitchenette, and bathrooms.
The scale of the windows & high levels of light create a superb working environment. Tenants of The Ship benefit from discounted onsite gym membership available through Adrenalin Leisure, convenient monitored parking, and landscaped grounds to enjoy, a prime location to do business.
- Self-contained commercial units
- Up to 23,194 sq ft of space available
- Ready-built catering facility available to let
- Good site access for articulated vehicles
- Great transport links to A38 Devon Expressway
- Dedicated parking
- Flexible rental terms
- Connected services
Housed at the stern of The Ship, our unique commercial spaces, currently configured as warehousing, offices & workshops, lend themselves to a variety of business uses.
Made up of units 7, 8 & 9, and ranging in size from 3616 sqft to 15521 sqft, they are perfectly designed for warehousing, leisure or even quirky office opportunities! All units benefit from natural light & independent access with unit 7 incorporating vehicle access. Each unit can be let independently, or as a whole, totalling 23194 sqft, making this an incredibly flexible space.
Tenants of The Ship benefit from discounted onsite gym membership available through Adrenalin Leisure, convenient monitored parking, and landscaped grounds to enjoy, this is a optimum location for your business.
SITE BENEFITS & LOCATION
With an abundance of well established trees, shrubs and wild flowers the area around The Ship is a wildlife haven. Nesting buzzards, butterflies, and even deer add to the “rural” feel of this expansive area. Jogging tracks and footpaths offer a link to Derriford Hospital as well as easy access to the wider Science Park.
We have ample, monitored parking available for tenants.
The Forder Valley Link Road has made working at The Ship even more convenient, just 5 minutes from Manadon roundabout and easily accessible from the A38, users can avoid city-centre traffic and shorten their commute times significantly. What’s more, we are situated just 3 min car ride and 15 min walk from Derriford Hospital.
On Site Parking
Designed by visionary and acclaimed architect Sir Nicholas Grimshaw, (Eden Project biomes and Waterloo International Station) this iconic building became one of the regions most impressive sights. Built in 1993 on a 12 acre site it was home to The Daily Mail Group and its subsidiary local media titles. The Ship as the HQ became known, housed over 1700 employees at its peak, before The Daily Mail Group relocated in 2013.
Recognition from the British Construction Industry, the Royal Fine Art Commission Building of the Year and the Structural Steel Design contests, all in 1993, and the RIBA prize, 1994 reflected the quality of the design and build of this fine structure.
After remaining empty for 2 years and with the threat of demolition, Burrington Estates stepped in to secure the buildings future in July 2015. With a track record for the sympathetic development of historic sites in the region, this entrepreneurial team are breathing new life back into what is set to once again become a major regional hub for business. It is their goal to allow this great building to come to life again and for it to genuinely reflect “The Sprit of Enterprise”.
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