In the city and on the edge of the park, built around the biggest green space in Manchester city centre.

Park Life

Wake up to a view. Feel the breeze. And see the sky. Build more light into your life with the biggest green space in Manchester city centre. Right on your doorstep.

Rich, full and alive

A draw for artists, musicians, designers and entrepreneurs. This is a city that is rich in culture. Alive with opportunity. And rooted in a long history of creativity and innovation.

Where it's at

Home to two of the world’s greatest football clubs, Manchester is also one of the fastest growing economies in Europe. A magnet for business, with a huge and talented workforce, it sits at the centre of ‘The Northern Powerhouse’.

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Well placed

Close to anywhere that’s anywhere. MeadowSide is a short walk to the heart of the action and a half hour drive to the airport. With immediate access to the A62.

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Only a half hour drive away, Manchester International Airport is one of the UK’s major hubs and connects the North of England to the globe. It’s the first UK airport outside London with direct flights to mainland China.

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Shudehill is less than 500m away. Its vast network of bus services runs throughout Greater Manchester. For any other bus routes, Piccadilly Gardens is only 1km away.

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Shudehill and Victoria station are both less than 500m away. They each connect to the Metrolink system, with services throughout Manchester and Salford including Altrincham, Chorlton, Bury and Oldham. Proposed future extensions will take passengers straight to the Trafford Centre shopping mall.

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Immediate access to Oldham Road (A62) means open access throughout the UK, without having to wade through the congested city centre. Great Ancoats Street (A665) is also immediately accessible and forms part of Manchester’s inner ring road.

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Victoria Station is less than 500m away and Piccadilly is only 1.5km away. The Ordsall Chord line will soon connect Victoria to Piccadilly. Both provide national rail services throughout Britain with direct links to major cities and London is just 2 hours away.

Leeds Sheffield Liverpool London Newcastle
MeadowSide* 57m 1hr 10m 1hr 18m 2hr 25m 2hr 29m

*Times calculated by fastest mode of transport.

What’s where

Find out where to eat, shop, watch, play and drink in the culture of this vibrant city.


Chetham's School of Music

Long Millgate, Manchester M3 1SB, UK

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Abbott Community Primary School

Livesey St, Manchester M40 7PR, UK

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Abbey College Manchester

5-7 Cheapside, Manchester M2 4WG, UK

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Manchester Metropolitan University

All Saints Building, All Saints, Manchester M15 6BH, UK

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Manchester University

60 Sackville St, Manchester M1 3WE, UK

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St Patricks R C Primary School

Livesey St, Manchester M4 5HF, UK

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Manchester Central Library

St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK

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John Rylands Library

250 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9PP, UK

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The Portico Library & Gallery

57 Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3HY, UK

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Arts and culture

Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (CFCCA)

Market Buildings, 13 Thomas St, Manchester M4 1EU, UK

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Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, UK

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HOME, Manchester

2, Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN, UK

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Manchester Arena

Victoria Station, Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1AR, UK

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Albert Hall

27 Peter St, City Centre, Manchester M2 5QR, UK

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Manchester Cathedral

Victoria St, Manchester M3 1SX, UK

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Opera House Manchester

3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK

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Royal Exchange Theatre

St Ann’s Square, Manchester M2 7DH, UK

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Museum of Science and Industry

Liverpool Rd, Manchester M3 4FP, UK

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National Football Museum

Urbis Building, Cathedral Gardens, Todd St, Manchester M4 3BG, UK

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Manchester Victoria

1WY, Victoria Station Approach, Manchester M3, UK

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Manchester Piccadilly

Manchester M60 7RA, UK

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Piccadilly Bus station

Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester, Manchester, Greater Manchester M1 1RG, UK

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Food and Drinks

The Pilcrow Pub

Hanover St, Manchester M60 0AB, UK

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Foundation Coffee House

Sevendale House, Lever St, Manchester M1 1JB, UK

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Evelyn's Cafe Bar

G18 Tib St, Manchester M4, UK

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The Smithfield Market Tavern

37 Swan St, Manchester M4 5JZ, UK

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Rudy's Neapolitan Pizza

9 Cotton St, Manchester M4 5BF, UK

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The Fitzgerald

11 Stevenson Square, Manchester M1 1DB, UK

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The Marble Arch

73 Rochdale Rd, Manchester M4 4HY, UK

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Band on the Wall

25 Swan St, The Northern Quarter, Manchester M4 5JZ, UK

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Manchester Three Rivers Gin

21 Red Bank Parade, Manchester M4 4HF, UK

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39-41 Edge St, Manchester M4 1HW, UK

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63 Degrees

104 High St, Manchester M4 1HQ, UK

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The Rabbit In The Moon

Urbis Building, Corporation St, Manchester M4 3BG, UK

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Mackie Mayor

Eagle St, Manchester M4, UK

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El Gato Negro Tapas Manchester

52 King St, Manchester M2 4LY, UK

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4, Mirabel St, Manchester M3 1PJ, UK

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Local breweries

The Runaway Brewery

Unit 4 Millgate, Dantzic Street, Manchester M4 4JW, UK

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The Ice Plant, 33 Blossom St, Manchester M4 5AF, UK

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Blackjack Beers

Irk St, Manchester M4 4JT, UK

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Oi Polloi

63 Thomas St, Manchester M4 1LQ, UK

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Harvey Nichols

21 Cathedral Approach, Manchester M1 1AD, UK

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Selfridges & Co.

1, Exchange Square Central, Corporation St, Manchester M3 1BD, UK

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Vivienne Westwood Manchester

47 Spring Gardens, Kings Road, Manchester M2 2BG, UK

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Arndale Centre

Arndale Centre, Manchester M4 3AD, UK

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Piccadilly Records

53 Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JR, UK

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COW Manchester

61 Church St, Manchester M4 1PD, UK

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Meet the locals

Meet the family. The locals. The people driven by the entrepreneurial spirit that has always been a part of this gutsy Northern culture.

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