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Baltic Quarter

Price: £ POA

Baltic Quarter is Gateshead’s premier office location and is an emerging business district for dynamic, knowledge driven and innovative businesses.

Gateshead, NE8 3BE

Size: 1 - 26.35 Acres (0.40 - 10.66 hectares)


Contact: Craig Stobbart

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Contact: Aidan Baker

Position: Director of Agency

Tel: +44 (0) 191 227 5737

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Baltic Quarter, at the heart of the region's urban core, is one of the UK's most exciting development opportunities. Located next to the iconic Gateshead Quays, it will be an innovation district with a dynamic environment in an urban setting. The area provides opportunities for mixed-use office, residential, leisure and ancillary retail development to support a thriving, vibrant community of entrepreneurs.

This 10.66 hectare site has been earmarked as the prime location for business and office development for up to 4,000 jobs, and is an emerging business district for digital and technology driven companies. The site offers the potential for 70,000 sq m of development. The scale of Baltic Quarter is capable of providing large office floor plates, smaller office suites or can accommodate a larger user.

Significant investment has already been made in enabling infrastructure into the site. High capacity, super-fast broadband is operated across the site.  The state-of-the art optical network supports new and emerging telecoms services and can deliver speeds of up to 40 gb/s to meet demand for high speed services to support uptake of new technologies and applications.

The quarter is already a destination of choice for innovation clusters, high growth businesses and leading edge institutions including Northern Design Centre, PROTO: The Emerging Technology Centre, Northumbria University's Innovate Campus and Gateshead College's £35m Baltic Campus.

As well as this, the council will break ground on an exciting new development of Grade A office space on the Baltic Quarter in September 2018. The 5,500m² high specification office development is designed with growing businesses in mind. These companies who could occupy half, whole or many floors.

Baltic Quarter has UKSPA status, which combines business and academia. While the District Energy Centre provides occupants with low-cost heat and power.

Further information:

Baltic Quarter is located to the south of Gateshead Quays and to the east of central Gateshead.

Distance to Newcastle International Airport: 10.67 km

Flight Information There are regular direct flights from Newcastle International Airport to destinations across the UK, Europe, Middle East and North America. In addition, over 450 international destinations can be accessed from Paris, Frankfurt, Amsterdam and Dubai. Flight times to London Heathrow are 1hr 10mins, Paris are 1hr 40mins, Amsterdam are 1hr 20mins, Dubai are 8hrs and New York are 7hr 45mins.

Closest port: Port of Tyne 9.76 km

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