Langham Tower, Ryhope Road, Sunderland, Tyne & Wear

Development for sale

14,908 ft²

Price of £799,950

Key Features

Building size 1,385m² (14,908ft²)
Superb location in desirable residential area
Planning proposed for 7 Bedroom Boutique Hotel
Grade II listed building
Potential Hotel Development for sale
Site extends to 0.674 acres
Bus stops located 0.2 miles away
0.6 miles from Park Lane Metro Station
0.1 mile from A1231
0.6 miles from A690
4 miles from A19
22.8 miles from Newcastle International Airport

Property Description


Being located on the corner of Mowbray Road and Ryhope Road in Ashbrooke, the subject property is ideally located at less than 0.5 miles from Sunderland city centre. The property is situated within the Ashbrooke Conservation Area which is characterized by surrounding traditional Victorian terraced housing, churches, temples and historic parks.

The property is accessible by local public transport links with regular bus routes servicing Ryhope Road and also via rail with Park Lane Bus and Metro Interchange approximately 0.4 miles away. The property is accessible by road links and benefits from being 0.1 mile from A1231 which is a main through road Sunderland City Centre and provides direct access to the A690 and A19.


The subject property comprises a Grade II listed building which was originally built in 1889. Being used for educational purposes as a college from 1922 and a university building from 1975, the property finally ended as a building for Sunderland high School until its closure in 2016. The accommodation is arranged over three floors and is highly decorative both internally and externally and currently provides a spectacular reception area and several ornate offices / meeting rooms on the ground floor with the first and second floors containing the former classrooms.


The property benefits from planning permission for the change of use from a school to a hotel. This includes a restaurant and bar to the ground floor, 7 en-suite guest rooms on the first floor with the managers accommodation sited on the second floor.

Further information is available using Sunderland City Council’s Planning Portal using reference number: 18/01454/FUL


Langham Tower
Site area

0.674 acres


The property is to be sold by way of freehold title at an asking price of £799,950 (Seven Hundred and Ninety Nine Thousand, Nine Hundred and Fifty Pounds).


All rents, premiums and purchase prices quoted herein are exclusive of VAT. All offers are to be made to Bradley Hall upon this basis, and where silent, offers will be deemed net of VAT.


Each party is to bear their own legal costs involved in the transaction.


In accordance with the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations the Purchaser/Tenant will be required to provide two forms of identification and proof of the source of income.           


For general enquiries and viewing arrangements please contact Joseph I’Anson at Bradley Hall.

Tel:          0191 563 4242       


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