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 (April 2018)

  • Unit 1.4  a large ground floor workshop with external access to the river side of the building through double doors. 8.4 x 8,8 meters. Rent £554 plus £57/month service charge + utilities.  Available from 1 May. Either for a permanent let OR for two to three months as a temporary studio/workshop – could suit an artist making large works for a summer exhibition.
    We already have someone interested in this space, who may be interested in sharing with another artist or maker, please get in touch if you’d like to discuss this.
  • Unit 2.2 a large first floor office/studio with a double height ceiling.. 8.1 x 7.3 meters. Ideal as a training or teaching space or a dedicated rehearsal space. Rent £445 plus service charge of £57/month (plus utilties). Available from 1 July but current tenants would consider vacating earlier.   (We would consider three or four small businesses sharing the space.)
  • 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 individual workshops and offices (from £5.50 to £10.50 per square foot per year, and from 26 m2   to 77 m2 

The Hive

Working space – a permanent desk and storage available for £100 a month (£500 for the first 6 months if paid upfront); 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  (currently £12.50 a week but will be reviewed this year), 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!

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