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Highcross 5 Shires Lane, Leicester, LE1 4AN


Highcross opened to the public in September 2008, combining an extensive refurbishment of the former Shires shopping centre, together with a 61,000 sq m mixed-use extension. Highcross is anchored by John Lewis and Debenhams department stores and a Showcase Cinema de Lux.

Key Facts:

• 3,000 parking spaces

• Opened 2008

• 106,000 sq m net internal area

Consumer Websites & social media

Class Usage


Anchors - John Lewis, Debenhams, Showcase Cinema de Lux

Major Stores - Next, Zara, Apple, Reiss, Superdry, H&M, New Look , Topshop, Hugo Boss

Restaurants - Wagamama, Handmade Burger Co., YO! Sushi, Nando’s, Carluccio’s, Zizzi’s, Byron, Bill’s, TGI Fridays, Chimichanga

Number of Retail Units


Anchor Tenants

John Lewis, Debenhams, House of Fraser, Showcase Cinema de Lux


Hammerson/ M&G Real Estate





Footfall - 18 million per year

Average dwell time - 82 minutes

Average spend - £72

Average visitor frequency - 4.3 times per month




Misrepresentation Notice

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Site Plan

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Use Class
Anchor Store 1, Ground Floor Debenhams 150,187 sq ft
Anchor Store 3, Ground level John Lewis 225,215 sq ft
Cinema Entrance Ground Floor Showcase Cinemas
Unit D2, Ground Floor Discovery Golf
Kiosk 4, Ground Floor Mission Burrito 588 sq ft
Unit LL80, Ground Floor Typo 1,381 sq ft
Unit LL81, Ground Floor The Body Shop 1,795 sq ft
Unit LL82, Ground Floor Paperchase 3,005 sq ft
Unit LL82A, Ground Floor Swarovski 1,531 sq ft
Unit LL83, Ground Floor Luke 2,186 sq ft
Unit LL84, Ground Floor Yankee Candle 1,704 sq ft
Unit LL85, Ground Floor Skechers
Unit LL86, Ground Floor Jack & Jones 4,506 sq ft
Unit LL89-90, Ground Floor Reiss 1,935 sq ft
Unit LL91, Ground Floor To Let 2,480 sq ft
Unit LL92-93, Ground Floor Superdry 6,940 sq ft
Unit LL94, Ground Floor Levi's 3,385 sq ft
Unit LL95, Ground Floor Ernest Jones 2,427 sq ft
Unit LL96, Ground Floor Soletrader 1,684 sq ft
Unit LL97, Ground Floor Lacoste 1,438 sq ft
Unit LL98, Ground Floor Hotel Chocolat 1,049 sq ft
Unit LL99, Ground Floor Three Mobile 489 sq ft
Unit LL101,Ground Floor Disney Store 5,625 sq ft
MSUA, Ground Floor JD Sports 117,216 sq ft
MSU1, Ground Floor Next
MSU3, Ground Floor Waterstones 8,796 sq ft
MSU9, Ground Floor H&M 25,532 sq ft
MSU10, Ground Floor Topshop 4,074 sq ft
MSU11A, Ground Floor TGI Fridays 6,662 sq ft
MSU11C, Ground Floor Finest Dental 2,454 sq ft
MSU11D, Ground Level The Gym 17,749 sq ft
MSU12, Ground Level Social Climbing 11,148 sq ft
Unit R2, Ground Floor Whitewall Galleries 1,724 sq ft
Unit R3, Ground Floor Carluccio's 4,002 sq ft
Unit R4, Ground Floor Cafe Rouge 3,586 sq ft
Unit R5, Ground Floor Handmade Burger Co 3,252 sq ft
Unit R7, Ground Floor Pho 2,540 sq ft
Unit R8, Ground Floor Bills Restaurants Ltd 2,500 sq ft
Unit R9A, Ground Floor Explore Learning 961 sq ft
Unit R9B, Ground Floor Costa 1,923 sq ft
Unit R10A, Ground Floor Coast to Coast 3,015 sq ft
Unit R10B, Ground Floor Zizzi 2,752 sq ft
Unit R11, Ground Floor Turtle Bay 29,375 sq ft
Unit R12, Ground Floor 1573 3,548 sq ft
Unit R13-14, Ground Floor Pizza Express 3,548 sq ft
Unit R15, Ground Floor Wagamama 2,872 sq ft
Unit R16, Ground Floor Yo! Sushi
Unit R17, Ground Level Mem Saab
Unit R18-19, Ground Floor Nando's 4,236 sq ft
SU1/15 & RS91, Ground Floor Love Coffee 1,586 sq ft
Unit SU01, Ground Floor Frankie & Benny's 3,556 sq ft
Unit SU02, Ground Floor Chimichanga 3,216 sq ft
Unit SU03, Ground Floor In Solicitors Hands
Unit SU03A, Ground Floor Clarins
Unit SU1, Ground Floor Soho Coffee Co 2,946 sq ft
Unit SU2, Ground Floor Mr Pretzel 412 sq ft
Unit SU3, Ground Floor Patisserie Valerie 1,271 sq ft
Unit SU4, Ground Floor Stonebaked Pizza 2,732 sq ft
Unit SU7, Ground Floor Bodycare 2,320 sq ft
Unit SU8, Ground Floor Barrhead Travel 2,599 sq ft
Unit SU9, Ground Floor Game 2,057 sq ft
Unit SU10, Ground Floor To Let 4,156 sq ft
Unit SU11, Ground Floor Schuh 4,000 sq ft
Unit SU12, Ground Floor Warren James 840 sq ft
Unit SU13, Ground Floor 635 sq ft
Unit SU14, Ground Floor JD Sports 9,205 sq ft
Unit SU14A, Ground Floor FootAsylum 3,638 sq ft
Unit SU16, Ground Floor Eurochange
Unit SU17, Ground Floor Clintons 4,087 sq ft
Unit SU18, Ground Floor Tiger 2,849 sq ft
Unit SU19, Ground Floor Jessops 1,827 sq ft
Unit SU20, Ground Floor Kids Foot Locker 2,423 sq ft
Unit SU21, Ground Floor Red 5 2,108 sq ft
Unit SU23, Ground Floor Build-A-Bear Workshop 2,763 sq ft
Unit SU24, Ground Floor Sharps 1,737 sq ft
Unit SU25, Ground Floor In Solicitors Hands 1,673 sq ft
Unit SU26, Ground Floor Greggs 906 sq ft
Unit SU27, Ground Floor Spudulike 1,526 sq ft
Unit SU28, Ground Floor Starbucks 1,399 sq ft
Unit SU76, Ground Floor Supercuts 930 sq ft
Unit SU74, Ground Floor BB's Brow Bar 637 sq ft
Unit SU75, Ground Floor Swop N Save 1,500 sq ft
Upper Floor SET
Anchor Store 1 Upper Level Debenhams 150,187 sq ft
Anchor Store 3, Upper Level John Lewis
Cinema Upper Floor Showcase Cinemas 74,690 sq ft
Unit D2, Upper Floor Discovery Golf
Unit 1 Upper Floor tamatanga 3,316 sq ft
Unit 5, Upper Floor Moss Bros
Unit 100, Upper Floor Rituals 1,061 sq ft
Unit 101, Upper Floor Thomas Sabo 1,135 sq ft
Unit 102, Upper Floor EE 1,130 sq ft
Unit 103, Upper Floor All Saints 3,107 sq ft
Unit 104, Upper Floor Aldo 975 sq ft
Unit 114-115, Upper Floor Goldsmiths 2,202 sq ft
Unit 116, Upper Floor L'Occitane 735 sq ft
Unit 117, Upper Floor Whittard of Chelsea 245 sq ft
Unit 118, Upper Floor Argento Jewellery 388 sq ft
MSUB, Upper Floor Zara 117,216 sq ft
MSU1, Upper Floor Next 46,542 sq ft
MSU3, Upper Floor Waterstones 8,790 sq ft
MSU4/5, Upper Floor Cotswold Outdoor 11,916 sq ft
MSU7, Upper Floor New Look 25,437 sq ft
MSU9, Upper Floor H&M
MSU10, Upper Floor Topshop
MSU11D, Upper Floor The Gym
MSU12, Upper Floor Social Climbing 11,148 sq ft
Unit R7, Upper Floor Pho 844 sq ft
Unit R10A, Upper Floor Coast to Coast
Unit R11, Upper Floor Turtle Bay
Unit R12, Upper Floor 1573
Unit R13, Upper Floor Pizza Express
Unit R14, Upper Floor Pizza Express
Unit R15, Upper Floor Wagamama
Unit R16, Upper Floor Yo! Sushi 1,709 sq ft
Unit R17, Upper Floor Mem Saab 2,525 sq ft
Unit 105, Upper Floor Hugo Boss
UL106 Upper Floor Pandora 3,575 sq ft
UL109 Upper Floor The North Face 2,754 sq ft
UL110/111 Upper Floor River Island 6,143 sq ft
UL113 Upper Floor T.M. Lewin 2,230 sq ft
Unit SU29-30, Upper Floor Urban Outfitters 10,853 sq ft
Unit SU31A, Upper Floor Accessorize 509 sq ft
Unit SU31B, Upper Floor Smiggle 1,345 sq ft
Unit SU32, Upper Floor Muffin Break 1,192 sq ft
Unit SU33A, Upper Floor Boost Juice 481 sq ft
Unit SU33B, Upper Floor Millie's Cookies 621 sq ft
Unit SU34, Upper Floor O2 2,222 sq ft
Unit SU35, Upper Floor Vodafone 2,748 sq ft
Unit SU36, Upper Floor Holland & Barrett 5,082 sq ft
Unit SU38-39, Upper Floor Boots 9,658 sq ft
Unit SU40, Upper Floor Quiz 3,772 sq ft
Unit SU41-42, Upper Floor In Solicitors Hands 6,509 sq ft
Unit SU43, Upper Floor OFFICE 3,680 sq ft
Unit SU44, Upper Floor Costa 2,220 sq ft
Unit SU45, Upper Floor The Fragrance Shop 500 sq ft
Unit SU46, Upper Floor Jones Bootmaker 2,345 sq ft
Unit SU47-48, Upper Floor Beaverbrooks 1,195 sq ft
Unit SU49, To Let 4,191 sq ft
Unit SU50, Upper Floor Samsung 3,267 sq ft
Unit SU52, Upper Floor Thomas Cook 2,606 sq ft
Unit SU53, Upper Floor Timberland 2,902 sq ft
Unit SU54, Upper Floor The Perfume Shop 541 sq ft
Unit SU55, Upper Floor In Solicitors Hands 6,926 sq ft
Unit SU56, Upper Floor Claire's Accessories 872 sq ft
Unit SU57, Upper Floor Lovisa 398 sq ft
Unit SU58, Upper Floor Thorntons 1,025 sq ft
Unit SU59, Upper Floor Aroma 459 sq ft
Unit SU60, Upper Floor Carphone Warehouse 806 sq ft
Unit SU61, Upper Floor Vision Express 3,060 sq ft
Unit SU62, Upper Floor McDonald's 7,915 sq ft
Unit SU64B, Upper Floor The Fragrance Shop 375 sq ft
Unit SU65, Upper Floor Post Office 1,463 sq ft
Unit SU67-68, Upper Floor To Let 2,027 sq ft

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