PLANNING | Kampus and New Victoria on Manchester approval list

Manchester City Council is expected to approve 1,250 apartments at its planning committee next week, and will debate controversial plans from Yo! Homes for New Islington which are back on the agenda after being refused last month.


Yo! Homes

Yo Home Glenn Howells

  • Address: 88 Old Mill Street, New Islington, Manchester city centre
  • Architect: Glenn Howells
  • Floors: Six
  • Number of apartments: 24
  • Developer: Yo! Ltd
  • Back on agenda after being rejected at August planning meeting

Weaver’s Quay

Buttress Weavers Quay

  • Address: Old Mill Street, New Islington, Manchester city centre
  • Architect: Buttress
  • Floors: Part 10, part four
  • of apartments: 201
  • Developer: Manchester Life
  • Completion: 2019

H2, Castlefield

H2 Hulme

  • Address: Former Manchester Regiment Pub, Hulme Hall Road, Castlefield
  • Architect: Calderpeel
  • Floors: 8
  • Number of apartments: 42
  • Developer: Whitecroft Group


Kampus final June 2016

  • Address: 25 Aytoun Street, Piccadilly, Manchester city centre
  • Architect: Mecanoo
  • Floors: Two new buildings of 14/16 floors and extension of current 12 storey building to a 15-storey building
  • Number of apartments: 478 (160 x one bed and 318 x two bed)
  • Other features: New public square and retail/restaurant space
  • Commercial space: 30,214 sq ft
  • Developer: Capital & Centric and Henry Boot Developments

New Victoria

New Victoria Muse tram

  • Address: Corporation Street, Victoria, Manchester city centre
  • Architect: Sheppard Robson
  • Floors: 8, 20 & 25
  • Number of apartments: 520
  • Office Space: 150,000 sq ft
  • Developer: Muse and Network Rail

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