Our name has changed from Chester Municipal Charities to The Chester Bluecoat Charity.

Are you a charity or voluntary organisation that would like to be based at the Bluecoat? We now have two office units available for rent:

The largest office is 429.37 sq ft. The annual rent + service charge is £7,513.98, exclusive of VAT. The monthly rent is therefore £626.17.

The smaller office is 166.61 sq ft. The annual rent + service charge is £2,915.68, exclusive of VAT. The monthly rent is £242.97.

The prices quoted above are inclusive of a service charge which covers payments for gas, water, electricity, cleaning of communal areas, cleaning of exterior windows, intruder & building alarm maintenance, fire alarm maintenance and fire equipment checks, sanitary waste collection, toilet rolls and soap, bin waste collection and recycling, servicing of boilers and heating system, maintenance and annual checks for smoke alarms, plus management and maintenance of the building.

The Grade II* listed Bluecoat building is a centre for charities and voluntary organisations. The building is fully accessible with a lift connecting the ground floor and the first floor. Other organisations that are based at the Bluecoat include:

The Chester Bluecoat Charity

Citizens Advice Cheshire West

West Cheshire Voluntary Action

Work Zone

Vision Support

West Chester & Cheshire Carers Trust

Chester Talking Newspapers

Chester Aid to the Homeless


We expect these office units to be snapped up fast so if you would like to reserve one for your organisation, or would like further information, please contact the Bluecoat Manager, Janette Stowell, on 01244 403277 or email bluecoat@thechesterbluecoatcharity.co.uk