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The Oracle

The Oracle
Reading, RG1 2AG

Use Class E(a)

758,885 sq ft

16 million. visitors pa

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758,885 sq ft

Footfall pa

16 million.

Owned by Hammerson PLC

Last updated 27/06/2022
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
The Oracle
Since opening in 1999, The Oracle has become the foremost shopping and leisure destination in the heart of Reading town centre, is the region's premier shopping and leisure destination 

The Oracle’s restaurant and leisure venue, the Riverside, is home to 20 cafés and restaurants which include Las Iguanas and Wagamama and a 10-screen Vue cinema.

Over £31m has been invested over the last three years into car park and riverside refurbishment and the double height shop fronts.
Located on the banks of the River Kennet, 40 miles west of London, with the UK’s busiest commuter railway station, Reading.


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Key Information

Number of Retail Units


Total Units



Hammerson 50% / ADIA 50%

Anchor Tenants

  • Hugo Boss, Zara, Next, Apple and Victoria Secret

Recent Lettings

Victoria's Sceret, H&M, Kiko, Smiggle, Holland & Barrett



Unit L7A, Lower Mall1057.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit L21B, Lower Mall1412.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit L23, Lower Mall2010.00 sq ftUnder OfferView
Unit L30, Lower Mall7679.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit L34-L35, Lower Mall1122.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit L36, Lower Mall1103.00 sq ftUnder OfferView
Unit R1, Riverside4828.00 sq ftUnder OfferView
Unit U2, Upper Mall2745.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit U37, Upper Mall3039.00 sq ftUnder OfferView
Unit U42, Upper Mall2587.00 sq ftTo LetView
Unit U43-U45, Upper Mall12562.00 sq ftTo LetView


At Debenhams, RiversideThe Real Greek--
Cinema Upper MallVue Cinema--
Cinema, RiversideVue Cinema39620.00 sq ft
Cinema, Lower MallVue Cinema--
Debenhams, RiversideFranco Manca--
House of Fraser, RiversideYo! Sushi--
Kiosk 1, Lower MallKrispy Kreme--
Kiosk 3, Lower MallFuel Juice Bars260.00 sq ft
Kiosk 3, Upper Mall----
Kiosk 4, Upper Mall--360.00 sq ft
Store A, Lower MallHouse of Fraser47880.00 sq ft
Store A, RiversideHouse of Fraser47885.00 sq ft
Store A, Upper MallHouse of Fraser47880.00 sq ft
Store B, Lower MallNext Beauty & Home45581.00 sq ft
Store B, RiversideNext Beauty & Home45581.00 sq ft
Store B, Upper MallNext Beauty & Home45581.00 sq ft
Unit 2-4, London StreetLondon Street Brasserie--
Unit L1, Lower MallBB's Coffee & Muffiins2610.00 sq ft
Unit L2, Lower MallPravins Jewellers1080.00 sq ft
Unit L3, Lower MallPravins Jewellers1564.00 sq ft
Unit L4, Lower Mall--3653.00 sq ft
Unit L5-L6, Lower MallZara5768.00 sq ft
Unit L7, Lower MallRegenerative Clinic2937.00 sq ft
Unit L8A, Lower MallLovisa--
Unit L8B, Lower MallLevi's--
Unit L9-L10, Lower MallSuperdry11889.00 sq ft
Unit L10, RiversideHandmade Burger Co--
Unit L11, Lower MallNatWest3906.00 sq ft
Unit L12, Lower MallNext11915.00 sq ft
Unit L13, Lower MallHMV15724.00 sq ft
Unit L14, Lower MallH. Samuel2061.00 sq ft
Unit L15-16, RiversideHollister--
Unit L15-L16, Lower MallHollister9946.00 sq ft
Unit L17, Lower MallAmericandi3906.00 sq ft
Unit L17, RiversideAmericandy3906.00 sq ft
Unit L18, Lower MallGame2617.00 sq ft
Unit L18A, Lower MallLush2271.00 sq ft
Unit L19, Lower MallDune2134.00 sq ft
Unit L20, Lower MallBeaverbrooks1266.00 sq ft
Unit L21A, Lower MallGant1925.00 sq ft
Unit L21C/22, Lower MallGoldsmiths3521.00 sq ft
Unit L21F, Lower MallSupercuts1322.00 sq ft
Unit L22, Lower MallH&M21695.00 sq ft
Unit L24, Lower MallSunglass Hut887.00 sq ft
Unit L25-L26, Lower MallHugo Boss3414.00 sq ft
Unit L27-L28, Lower MallReiss3748.00 sq ft
Unit L28A, Lower MallBuenasado--
Unit L29, Lower MallHobbs1892.00 sq ft
Unit L31-L33, Lower MallCitizens Advice Bureau5045.00 sq ft
Unit L38A-39A, Lower MallPatisserie Valerie--
Unit L38A-L39A, RiversidePatisserie Valerie2547.00 sq ft
Unit L39, Lower MallPret A Manger--
Unit L39, RiversidePret A Manger758.00 sq ft
Unit L40 Upper MallL'Occitane1258.00 sq ft
Unit L40, Lower MallL'Occitane1258.00 sq ft
Unit L41, Lower MallBen's Cookies221.00 sq ft
Unit L41, Upper MallBen's Cookies221.00 sq ft
Unit L42, Broad StreetWasabi--
Unit L121, Broad StreetLeon--
Unit L123, Broad StreetFat Face--
Unit R1, Upper MallLemoni--
Unit R2-R3, RiversidePizza Hut3866.00 sq ft
Unit R4, RiversideNando's3525.00 sq ft
Unit R5-R6, RiversideMiller & Carter5751.00 sq ft
Unit R7, RiversideBrowns Restaurant & Bar6290.00 sq ft
Unit R8, RiversideTGI Fridays3118.00 sq ft
Unit R9, RiversideCôte Brasserie3118.00 sq ft
Unit R10, RiversideHandmade Burger Co2782.00 sq ft
Unit R11, RiversidePizza Express2910.00 sq ft
Unit R11A, RiversideBella Italia4028.00 sq ft
Unit R12, RiversideSlug & Lettuce4572.00 sq ft
Unit R13, RiversideAll Bar One5764.00 sq ft
Unit R14, RiversideMcDonald's5607.00 sq ft
Unit R15, RiversideWok To Walk1144.00 sq ft
Unit R15A, RiversideMission Burrito1595.00 sq ft
Unit R16, RiversideOsaka3138.00 sq ft
Unit R17A, RiversideLas Iguanas3236.00 sq ft
Unit R17B, RiversideGordon Ramsey Street Burger3097.00 sq ft
Unit R18, RiversideCaffè Nero997.00 sq ft
Unit R19, RiversideStarbucks1500.00 sq ft
Unit R20, RiversideZizzi3418.00 sq ft
Unit R21, RiversideWagamama2200.00 sq ft
Unit R50, RiversideComptoir Libanais--
Unit U1, Upper MallFive Guys Hamburgers4069.00 sq ft
Unit U3, Upper MallLashious Beauty870.00 sq ft
Unit U4-U5, Upper MallZara9388.00 sq ft
Unit U5A, Upper MallVision Express3307.00 sq ft
Unit U6, Upper MallNespresso2517.00 sq ft
Unit U7-8, Upper MallApple3838.00 sq ft
Unit U9-U10, Upper MallVictoria's Secret13025.00 sq ft
Unit U11, Upper MallRiver Island4680.00 sq ft
Unit U12-U13, Upper MallVodafone2152.00 sq ft
Unit U14, Upper MallSwarovski1196.00 sq ft
Unit U15, Upper MallEssential Jewellers673.00 sq ft
Unit U16/17/18, Upper MallNext5634.00 sq ft
Unit U18, Upper Mall--527.00 sq ft
Unit U18A, Upper MallPandora877.00 sq ft
Unit U19, Upper MallThe Fragrance Shop238.00 sq ft
Unit U20, Upper MallBoost Juice356.00 sq ft
Unit U21, Upper MallScribbler260.00 sq ft
Unit U22, Upper MallAccessorize1832.00 sq ft
Unit U23, Upper MallClaire's Accessories868.00 sq ft
Unit U24, Upper MallThe Body Shop2037.00 sq ft
Unit U24A, Upper MallWingstop3630.00 sq ft
Unit U25, Lower MallBoots48972.00 sq ft
Unit U25, RiversideBoots48972.00 sq ft
Unit U25, Upper MallBoots--
Unit U26-U27, Upper MallWhittards684.00 sq ft
Unit U28, Upper MallMillie's Cookies607.00 sq ft
Unit U29A, Upper MallHolland & Barrett1512.00 sq ft
Unit U29B, Upper MallHotel Chocolat1946.00 sq ft
Unit U30, Upper MallLaser Clinics2240.00 sq ft
Unit U31, Upper MallDriftroom577.00 sq ft
Unit U32, Upper MallSoletrader1773.00 sq ft
Unit U33, Upper MallMenkind2308.00 sq ft
Unit U34, Upper MallKiko Milano1452.00 sq ft
Unit U35, upper MallSmiggle1165.00 sq ft
Unit U36, Upper MallErnest Jones997.00 sq ft
Unit U37A, Upper MallThe Perfume Shop470.00 sq ft
Unit U38, Upper MallSkechers3229.00 sq ft
Unit U39, Upper MallMoss Bros3029.00 sq ft
Unit U40-U41, Upper MallNew Look7023.00 sq ft
Unit U46, Upper MallH&M--




Car Park

Holybrook Car Park offers 623 spaces, The Riverside offers 1,679 spaces


15m Visitors per year
79 Minutes dwell time
61 Visits per person annually
1.3 million resident catchment
19,000+ students at Reading University - ranked 27th in the country
Nearly 40% of Reading’s population is under 30
Annual FootfallCatchment AreaAverage Shopping Spend
16 million.N/AN/A

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