Current availability at Halton Mill

If you are interested in renting space at the Mill, or want to know more, please phone 07582 789406 or email

Available now

Current availability (Jan 2017)

  • A downstairs workshop/studio with river views and its own external access to the river side of the Mill.  Available in different arrangements – either a 77 m2 self contained unit for £594 including service charge , OR  four large independent artist/craftspeople spaces at c£150/each. (We currently have 2 people interested in sharing the space so far: a spinner and weaver, and a photographer).   The space is currently partitioned but this can be changed.
  • You can join LuneLab, our equipped community workspace and Makerspace for £10/month, and use it whenever you like.  There is shared office space available in The Hive, our hotdesking area, where you can rent a desk by the hour, day, week or month.

Please contact us to go on a waiting list for our other workshops and offices (from £5.50 to £10.50 per square foot per year)

The Hive

Working space – a permanent desk and storage available for £100 a month (£500 for 6 months); or a shared desk for £60 a month for up to 80 hours, or buy a ‘pay as you go’ voucher for £10 which gives you 10 hours in the Hive.

Price includes service charge, desk, utilities and internet. We now have hyperfast, fibre optic broadband provided by B4RN (Broadband for the Rural North) with wired connections to each desk in the Hive.


We aim to keep our rents affordable, and our terms flexible, with rental periods of between six months and five years.

Rents are exclusive of rates, utilities, and service charge  (£12.50 a week), apart from in the Hive and art studio space where these costs are included.

Additional Information 

Parking is limited and we encourage you to come by public transport or by bike – there is an excellent paved, lit cycle path from Lancaster and Caton, and we have showers!  Some parking can be reserved at £25 per space per month or £3.00 per day. Visitor parking is also available.

There is some limited storage space available to rent.

There is a 20% discount on rent and facilities for Lancaster Cohousing residents, to meet planning conditions which are intended to encourage residents to work near to home, reducing travel to work journeys.

We have meeting rooms and a large rehearsal/event space for hire (with discounts for Halton Mill tenants), and catering can often be provided.

If you are interested in renting space at the Mill, or want to know more, please ‘phone 07582 789406 or email