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Here’s the listed and historic buildings being developed in Preston

Three of the redevelopment schemes in Preston - two have plans lodged and the other is approved The last year has seen a flurry of activity in revamping some of Preston’s listed buildings. Many have stood empty for decades, running into disrepair but now there appears to […]

3 years ago
Old Post Office hotel plans face objections from heritage group

The Old Post Office hosted Best of Britannia North for a second year A two-storey extension on top of a grade-II listed building in Preston city centre has drawn criticism. The former Post Office in Birley Street, overlooking the Flag Market, is due […]

3 years ago
Old Post Office hotel plans lodged including two storey extension

A view of the Old Post Office in Preston Pic: Tony Worrall A 60-bedroom hotel in the Old Post Office building has seen plans lodged in the next step of its conversion. Signature Living announced in June it had bought the grade-II […]

3 years ago
What to expect when Signature Living revamp the Old Post Office

Inside two of Signature's current hotels in Liverpool Fans of luxurious comfort can expect a tasteful and upmarket refurbishment for the Old Post Office when it becomes a hotel. Signature Living have bought the grade-II listed building from […]

3 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Old Post Office building to become boutique themed hotel

The Old Post Office hosted Best of Britannia North for a second year One of Preston’s most iconic buildings has been sold to a boutique hotel operator. The firm behind the Shankly hotel in Liverpool won the tender to develop the Old Post […]

3 years ago
Old Post Office building to be sold to ‘small hotel chain’

The Old Post Office at last year's Best of Britannia North Final agreement on selling off one of Preston’s iconic listed buildings is to be discussed. The Old Post Office in Birley Street is to be sold to a small hotel […]

3 years ago
Andrew Flintoff wanted to buy Preston’s Old Post Office

The Old Post Office was eyed up by Andrew Flintoff to start his own hotel One of Preston’s most famous sons tabled an offer to buy one of the city’s most iconic buildings. Andrew ‘Freddie’ Flintoff, a Freeman of the city and England’s Ashes hero, […]

4 years ago
Preston’s Old Post Office poised to become a hotel

The Old Post Office in use for Best of Britannia North Pic: Tony Worrall The future of Preston’s former Post Office looks set to be as a hotel. Currently in use as a temporary exhibition space for Best of Britannia North the grade-II listed […]

4 years ago
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