About the blade

The Blade Overview

The Blade Reception

The Blade is Reading’s most iconic office building. Built in 2009, it offers occupiers a highly recognisable and central presence at the centre of Reading’s vibrant and successful business community.

The Blade, Breakout Area

Connectivity, environmental focus, cutting edge design and an iconic building come together

The Blade offers one of the most desirable addresses for any growth focused business seeking a base in the Thames Valley. Home to a range of knowledge based, tech and professional services companies, office space at The Blade puts you right alongside a host of leading names, disruptors and challenger brands.

The Blade Reception light detail

Designed with dynamic businesses in mind

Considered interior and design details deliver a stunning, light environment in which to work and create.

The Blade has a host of features to support your business and your team
Raised Floor
Fully accessible raised flooring with a depth of 150mm
Transport connections to London and The South West via road and rail
Heathrow Airport approximately 40 minutes by road or rail
Certified ‘Very Good’ BREEAM rating
Landlord based on-site
Co-working and break out spaces
Meeting Rooms
Meeting room and serviced office facilities by Pure Offices
Car Charging
6 EV charge points for electric cars
Cycle Storage
Secure cycle storage
Outdoor Terrace
Outdoor terrace area
Shower & Changing Facilities
Shower rooms and changing facilities
Concierge & Wi-Fi
Professional business lounge with Wi-Fi and concierge service
Floor to ceiling height of 2.7m with full height glazing
Car Parking
In-town parking at a ratio of 1:1,000 sq ft
Lifts to all floors with dedicated service/goods lift
LED Lighting with PIR sensors as standard
Air Conditioning
Four-pipe fan coil air conditioning