The Colmore Building, Birmingham

Birmingham’s leading office building, offering unrivalled amenities in a prime site at the heart of the city’s main business district

The Colmore Building

The Colmore Building, formerly known as Colmore Plaza, is a 14-storey office building in the Colmore Business District area of Birmingham City Centre.

Situated on an elevated site, the 14-storey building enjoys spectacular views and is a prominent city landmark. Birmingham is one of the most exciting and vibrant young cities in Europe, recently named as the ‘Top City in Western Europe to invest’ in The World’s Most Competitive Cities Report 2015. Occupiers can enjoy high quality restaurants, bars, galleries and cultural delights.

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Investment Features


Birmingham City Centre

Located on a prime site at the heart of the Colmore Business District, the premier business district in the UK’s second-largest city


Highly specified office and ancillary accommodation arranged over ground, mezzanine and 12 upper storeys with a world-class selection of amenities

329,602 sq ft

Large, open, flexible floor plates of 23,380 sq ft with floor-to-ceiling heights of 2.75m

  • We acquired The Colmore Building – originally known as Colmore Plaza – on behalf of our group investment company in August 2015
  • We initiated a £3.5 million enhancement and rebranding programme working with architects MoreySmith in early 2016, adding an unrivalled selection of amenities including a coffee house, state-of-the-art gym, changing rooms, treatment rooms, cycling facilities, a drying room and Amazon lockers
  • The building is located in one of the UK’s most significant business locations, a few minutes’ walk from Snow Hill and New Street Stations at the heart of a city undergoing significant regeneration; this is set to continue with the arrival of the planned HS2 rail link, which will mean the city is as connected to London as many of the capital’s suburbs
  • The Colmore Building is currently 100% occupied
  • 2017 won the BCO ‘Innovation’ Award for the Midlands and Central England region
  • New co-working facility open in summer 2018 operated by Orega

Leasing Agents

Charles Toogood (GVA)
0121 609 8448

George Jennings (GVA)
0121 609 8458


Jonathan Carmalt (JLL)
0121 214 9935

Kelvin Craddock (JLL)
0121 634 6523


Building News

Birmingham’s Colmore Building 100% let as four deals are signed

April 4, 2019

AshbyCapital, the property investment advisory company, has fully let The Colmore Building, its grade A office building in Birmingham’s city centre,…

AshbyCapital’s Orega deal at The Colmore Building wins at the CoStar Awards 2019

March 4, 2019

AshbyCapital, the property investment advisory company, has won ‘Deal of the Year’ at the Birmingham Office CoStar Awards 2019 for…

Co-working booms in Birmingham as city’s newest co-working space hits 73% occupancy in just four weeks

October 17, 2018

Birmingham’s newest co-working space, at The Colmore Building, AshbyCapital’s 14-storey office building in the city centre, has seen exceptional levels of…