Snook Fulwood House

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Fancy owning a home picked apart on TV by Kevin McCloud? This grand design by Neil Dawson of Snook Architects could be yours if you have £1.2m to spare...

Mayfield Food Fair Artist Impression April 2017

The month in property | April

Neil Tague

U+I boss Richard Upton’s an impressive character, with an intense style of public speaking that puts one in mind of Terrance Stamp. So even if the ‘meanwhile’ use for the former Mayfield station didn’t look good, he’d manage to big it up.

No1 Spinningfields Construction

THING OF THE WEEK

While certainly not to be encouraged, it’s hard not to be left open-mouthed at the recent antics of two urban free climbers who decided to scale, and dangle off, Allied London’s 19-storey No.1 Spinningfields.

THING Liver Building Post Apocalyptic

THING OF THE WEEK

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PlayStation has created images of Liverpool's iconic Royal Liver Building, and Manchester favourite Beetham Tower, showing what they might look like in a dystopian, post-apocalyptic future.

Renaissance Hotel Manchester 2

The month in property | February

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Neil Tague

It’s rare for developers to ever actually say a market’s healthy, however one of the hints that we’re in the sun-kissed uplands of a cycle is the re-emergence of projects mothballed once things got sticky.

Mayfield Axo Sketch Crop

Best read stories of 2016

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Place North West looks back at the stories most popular with readers this year. The news was dominated by tall buildings, controversial developments, big office requirements, and of course, Brexit.