Embankment is part of a wider transformation that this part of Manchester is currently undergoing. As well as offices, an exciting mix of homes and shops have recently completed, and with further development about to get underway, the future for this neighbourhood is looking bright.

Future development One Greengate City Suites Mixed Use Scheme Corn Exchang Chetham’s School of Music Metrolink Stop Cathedral Main Entrance

1 // One Greengate

One Greengate

This two phased 500-home scheme arranged over two striking towers completed in January 2017 and provides contemporary one, two and three bedroom apartments for rent. Designed specifically for the PRS market, the extensive range of communal facilities including on-site gymnasium, landscaped courtyard, Residents’ Lounge, flexible parking and family and friends guest suite, are proving to be popular features for people moving into the neighbourhood. Find out more: http://www.livegreengate.com/

2 // City Suites

City Suites

CitySuites Manchester is a striking, fully-glazed 17-storey residence with 260 luxury serviced apartments available on flexible short term tenancies. Luxury touches, homely comforts and a range of high quality leisure facilities including an infinity pool, Jacuzzi and gym all available 24/7, bring a whole new approach to renting in the city.
Completed February 2017.

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3 // Mixed Use Scheme

Mixed Use Scheme

Following acquisition of this site by Urban & Civic, Glenn Howells Architects have now been appointed to work up plans for the site of the Renaissance Hotel at the north end of Deansgate. The high quality proposals are likely to include a new 5-star hotel, residential, retail and leisure space, as well as new public realm. Construction is due to start in 2018 for completion by the end of 2019. Completion 2019

4 // Corn Exchange

Corn Exchange

Newly renovated is this beautiful Grade II listed building, an historic Manchester landmark situated in Exchange Square. Following its major transformation, the Corn Exchange is now a new destination for food-lovers, with 14 restaurants to choose from. Shortly joining the line-up will be Aparthotel Roomzzz, providing 114 luxury apartments when it opens its doors in February 2018. Now open.

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5 // Chetham’s School of Music

Chetham’s School of Music

The imminent removal of the Palatine Buildings following completion of the new school accommodation in 2012, will reveal these medieval buildings, including the Chetham’s Library, giving access to this previously hidden heritage.

6 // Metrolink Stop

Metrolink Stop

Just a four minute walk from Embankment, this new Metrolink tram stop in Exchange Square provides quick and easy access to other parts of the city centre, as well as a link to Victoria Station and beyond following the opening of the Ordsall Chord. Open

7 // Cathedral Main Entrance

Cathedral Main Entrance

Overlooking Embankment, Manchester Cathedral is embarking on a project to create an attractive new setting, opening up its main entrance and adding new landscaping, for the enjoyment of the local community. Currently urgent repair works to the West Tower are underway, scheduled to complete in June 2018. In consultation


+ 1. GreenGate

This two phased 500-home scheme arranged over two striking towers completed in January 2017 and provides contemporary one, two and three bedroom apartments for rent. Designed specifically for the PRS market, the extensive range of communal facilities including on-site gymnasium, landscaped courtyard, Residents’ Lounge, flexible parking and family and friends guest suite, are proving to be popular features for people moving into the neighbourhood. Find out more: http://www.livegreengate.com/ Completed January 2017.

+ 2. CitySuites

CitySuites Manchester is a striking, fully-glazed 17-storey residence with 260 luxury serviced apartments available on flexible short term tenancies. Luxury touches, homely comforts and a range of high quality leisure facilities including an infinity pool, Jacuzzi and gym all available 24/7, bring a whole new approach to renting in the city. Completed February 2017

+ 3. Mixed Use Scheme

Following acquisition of this site by Urban & Civic, Glenn Howells Architects have now been appointed to work up plans for the site of the Renaissance Hotel at the north end of Deansgate. The high quality proposals are likely to include a new 5-star hotel, residential, retail and leisure space, as well as new public realm. Construction is due to start in 2018 for completion by the end of 2019. Completion 2019.

+ 4. Corn Exchange

Newly renovated is this beautiful Grade II listed building, an historic Manchester landmark situated in Exchange Square. Following its major transformation, the Corn Exchange is now a new destination for food-lovers, with 14 restaurants to choose from. Shortly joining the line-up will be Aparthotel Roomzzz, providing 114 luxury apartments when it opens its doors in February 2018. Now open.

+ 5 Chetham's School of Music

Removal of the Palatine Buildings has now been concluded, which reveals these medieval buildings, including the Chetham’s Library, giving access to this previously hidden heritage.

Just a four minute walk from Embankment, this new Metrolink tram stop in Exchange Square provides quick and easy access to other parts of the city centre, as well as a link to Victoria Station and beyond following the opening of the Ordsall Chord. Open.

+ 7. Cathedral Main Entrance

Overlooking Embankment, Manchester Cathedral is embarking on a project to create an attractive new setting, opening up its main entrance and adding new landscaping, for the enjoyment of the local community. Currently urgent repair works to the West Tower are underway, scheduled to complete in June 2018. In consultation.