Unite Grand Central

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search


Unite Grand Central
Grand Central Halls, Liverpool.jpg
General information
Type Student halls of residence
Location Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Coordinates 53°24′23″N 2°58′39″W / 53.4064°N 2.9775°W / 53.4064; -2.9775Coordinates: 53°24′23″N 2°58′39″W / 53.4064°N 2.9775°W / 53.4064; -2.9775
Completed 2003
Roof 37 metres (121 ft)[2]
Technical details
Floor count 13
Design and construction
Developer Unite Group

Unite Grand Central (also known as Grand Central or Grand Central Halls) is a large complex of privately owned student housing located on Skelhorne Street next to Lime Street station in the centre of Liverpool, England.[3] The buildings are owned by the property developer Unite and are primarily home to students of Liverpool John Moores University. Unite own several other student halls in Liverpool, including Cambridge Court, Capital Gate, Cedar House, Larch House, Lennon Studios and The Railyard.[3]

A close up photo of Grand Central

The complex is located on Skelhorne Street in the L3 district of Liverpool and consists of two separate buildings.[4] Grand Central was constructed on the site of a former bus station and was completed in 2003. It is 13 storeys high, making it one of the city's taller halls of residences.[4] There are 1,210 rooms in Grand Central, with three different room types (en-suite, non-ensuite and studio).[2] On site facilities include a gym and laundrette.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ http://www.unitestudents.com
  2. ^ a b "Unite Grand Central". Skyscrapernews. Retrieved 2010-03-29. 
  3. ^ a b "Student accommodation in Liverpool". Unite. Retrieved 2010-03-29. 
  4. ^ a b "Grand Central". Emporis. Retrieved 2010-03-29. 

External links[edit]