Schofield Sweeney complete acquisition of landmark building in the heart of Leeds

Aug 11, 2023

Two floors at The Granary, Leeds have been acquired by White Rose Education.

The Granary is a Grade 2 listed local landmark with a proud history dating back to 1777. The building is in the heart of Leeds and has been substantially redeveloped to offer 20,000 sq ft of top-quality office space.

After significant interest, White Rose Education was pleased to be the successful bidder.

Tony Staneff, Founder of White Rose Education, “We are delighted with The Granary. The property has recently been substantially redeveloped and is now one of the most advanced office buildings in Leeds. Our ten year commitment to the building is part of a growth initiative and we will use this as offices, training facilities and media work. We expect over 80 staff members to eventually work from the property.”

“Schofield Sweeney have been absolutely fantastic guiding us through this transaction in particular dealing with very tight timescales and for accommodating our bespoke needs.”

Pardeep Khela, Director at Schofield Sweeney, “I am thrilled to get this deal over the line. The transaction was substantial in terms of value, complexity and timescales. A big thank you to Tony at White Rise Education and Elizabeth at Knight Frank for their help on this. I look forward to working together on new projects in the future.” Real estate legal services provided by Pardeep Khela and Lorraine Hammond, Schofield Sweeney.

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